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Never miss another 'The Selecter' show
35th Anniversary Tour: The Selecter
2-Tone legends The Selecter, will perform their seminal album Too Much Pressure in its entirety, followed by an extended encore of classic and contemporary hits to celebrate their 35 year-spanning back catalogue.
This event takes place at O2 Academy Liverpool, which has achieved Silver Status for disabled access from Attitude Is Everything.
Formed in Coventry in 1979 The Selecter spearheaded the 2-tone movement along with The Specials and Madness. Fronted by Pauline Black, they first hit the airwaves with 'On My Radio', followed by countless other hit singles. Mixing punk, ska and reggae, their debut album 'Too Much Pressure' successfully reflected the social and political issues of the early Thatcher years in Britain and gave a voice to disaffected youth across the racial divide.
The band split at the height of their popularity in 1981 but are now reformed and touring again with original lead singers Pauline Black and Arthur 'Gaps' Hendrickson.
The Selecter tour dates
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Venue: O2 Academy Liverpool
Disabled Access: Silver Status
Enquiries: 0905 020 3999 (25
Bookings: 0844 477 2000
→ Lime Street 3 min walk