2 Tone legends The Selecter and The Beat are teaming up to give fans a rare treatLife-long friends, they are two of the main bands to come out of 2 Tone – a crucial musical and cultural movement which is still as relevant today as it was over 30 years ago.
Renowned for their energetic live shows, longevity has not diminished either band’s ability to put in a performance and get everyone in a room, or field, dancing.
is led by their iconic frontwoman Pauline Black, alongside an incredible talented band of musicians, and co-fronted by original member Arthur ‘Gaps’ Hendrickson.
The anarchic passion that fuelled Selecter
gigs during the 2 Tone era is still there, except the pair are more driven than ever. Their confidence is sky-high and they’re also writing the best songs of their career!
, fronted by Ranking Roger, released their spectacular fourth album 'Bounce'
in September 2016. The album shows off every gleaming aspect of one of the most musically diverse bands to come out of the multiracial, multicultural explosion that remade British pop from 1979 onwards.
Joining Roger in the revitalised band is his son, Ranking Junior - AKA Matthew Murphy, a powerhouse MC who brings to the band an update on the toasting that made Ranking Roger such a pivotal part of the original Beat
Meet & Greet Package available only through The Selecters own website please click here
The Exclusive Merchandise and Meet & Greet Package includes:
- Meeting Pauline Black & Arthur ‘Gaps’ Hendrickson from The Selecter and Ranking Roger & Ranking Junior from The Beat
- An exclusive co-headline tour t-shirt
- A VIP co-headline tour laminate
- A co-headline show signed set list
- Early Access to the venue to browse the official merchandise
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
This event is promoted by The Apex.