2 Tone Records was an English record label that mostly released ska and reggae influenced music with a punk rock and pop music overtone. Jerry Dammers of the ska revival band The Specials started the record label in 1979. It spawned the 2 Tone music and cultural movement, which was popular among skinheads, rudies and some mod revivalists. The label stopped operating in 1986.

2 Tone Records was an English record label that mostly released ska and reggae influenced music with a punk rock and pop music overtone.

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Madness and the ska movement - what a cool front man.

Madness - One Step Beyond

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Madness: One Step Beyond. A list of all the groups that have released album covers that look like the Madness One Step Beyond.


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Ska revival band The Specials have announced a Belfast show on November in the Ulster Hall, Belfast. Coventry legends THE SPECIALS have announced a UK & Ireland tour for which sees them celebrate five years since they first reformed.

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Pauline Black (The Selecter), Suggs (Madness), Neville Staples (The Specials); the 2 Tone tour, 1979

Pauline Black of The Selecter, Suggs of Madness and Neville Staples of The Specials pose behind the tour bus at the first date of the 2 Tone Tour in Brighton, United Kingdom in October

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