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This event finished on 12 July 2019

The Specials, one of the most electrifying, influential and important bands of all time have added 2 home town gigs to their tour. They will play on Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th July in the iconic Coventry Cathedral Ruins.

These shows are part of their 33-date European and UK tour and are in support of their brand-new album, “Encore”.

“Encore”, The Specials first new music for 37 years, was released on February 1st via UMC/Island Records. 2019 marks the 40th anniversary of the formation of The Specials and the legendary 2-Tone label in Coventry in 1979, and marks 10 years since the band reformed to play some of the most vital and joyous live shows in recent memory.


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Coventry Cathedral
1 Hill Top, Coventry CV1 5AB, UK
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