New Years Eve - EVE. 12/30. 9 till close. Ska reggae traditional 60s Jamaican stylee.
7:30-9 free ska-jazz inna di park.
ENGLISH BEAT RK$TDY Monday, April 27, 2015 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm World Cafe Live Philadelphia $25.00 - $38.00 English Beat- Dave Wakeling is a hell of a nice guy! Dave loves to tell you the stories behind his songs, either from stage or after the show. Ask any one of the thousands of fans who have met him over the years and that’s what you’ll hear. Never mind that Dave is the singer/songwriter from two of the most popular bands of the end of the millennium, The English Beat and General Public, he’s a stand up man from Brum. RK$TDY- Music to get you up out of your seat, movin' and groovin' to sweet, sweet vintage ska sounds, circa 1963 Kingston, JA. Featuring members of Ruder Than You, West Philadelphia Orchestra, Philly Gumbo, Hoppin’ John Orchestra, Melange and Cultureal.
Three sets 9pm-1am. New Years Eve Eve
Sounds Like: New York Ska Jazz Ensemble
Bio: Philly’s all-star ska, reggae, and jazz musicians playing traditional ‘60’s-style ska, soul and Jamaican jazz. RK$TDY (pronounced "rock steady") draws considerable influence from The Skatalites (Jamaica’s ska supergroup). The resulting mix incorporates ska, jazz, soul and reggae influences which ...See Full Bio