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The English Beat: Back In Riddim

Fans of two tone/ska icons The Beat will rejoice in knowing their new U.S.-based incarnation, The English Beat, are touring once again and working on new material. After disbanding in the ‘80s as one of the mos...
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The English Beat: Kings Of Ska

Melding love and unity together since 1979 is The English Beat. The sextet, known for their activist message in songs like “Stand Down Margaret,” “How Can You Stand There” and “Smile Train,” fuses soul, reggae,...
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The English Beat: Rude Boys Beware

Talk about musical necromancy, The English Beat are back! This time, though, the zombies aren’t back to eat brains or anything; it’s all about charity. Whether you like ska or not you have to admit it’s awesome...