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Here’s a good review of the recent Specials concerts in Toronto, taken from the Canadian newspaper The Globe and Mail. Enjoy!

The Specials

At The Sound Academy in Toronto on Saturday

“Are you ready to start dancing?” a dapper Lynval Golding asked the roiling crowd wedged up against the stage at Toronto’s Sound Academy late Saturday night. The query seemed odd, given that it came mid-set and that most of the surprisingly large collection of latter-day rude boys and girls had been in full bop mode since the opening number, Do The Dog.


‘Hey rude boys and girls, let’s party like it’s 1979? | Musical Occupation.

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