- Dumplins June's party moves to the 2tone side of ska with the debut of Mainly Madness and Dumplins veterans The Apocryphalites.
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First appearance at Dumplins for Mainly Madness.
Mainly Madness are a collective of experienced musicians who have been playing with various bands over the years.
The band consist's of eight Ska loving Rude-boys including a three piece brass section;
They got together in October 2011 and formed Mainly Madness, since then it has been full speed ahead playing up and down the country to packed venues.
Mainly Madness is not a Madness tribute band but a tribute to Ska and 2-Tone that happen to play "mainly" Madness (clever eh!). We are all massive fans of this genre which include such inspirational bands as Madness, The Specials, Bad Manners and The Beat, to name a few.
The band's love for Ska and 2-Tone comes from many years of listening to this fantastic music that makes you smile and stomp your feet to the rock steady beat. Whether male, female, young or old, "Mainly Madness" will leave you wanting more but Hey You, don't take our word for it, come and check them out for yourself! Prepare yourselves for the Heavy Heavy Monster Sound, which is Mainly Madness.
PLEASE USE THIS BOOKING LINK IF THE MAIN BAND YOU COMING TO SEE IS MAINLY MADNESS:
London based ska-fiends, The Apocryphalites have been playing together for six years. The band have played all over the capital including venues such as Dingwalls and The Dublin Castle. With original songs and unexpected ska cover versions, expect a selection of old-skool rocksteady numbers, too. From the Skatalites and Desmond Dekker to Jessie J and Wings, it is all in the mix somewhere. A traditional sound with a contemporary twist, the Apocryphal-dance-generators request your presence at their next onstage explosion at the world famous Dumplins Live Ska Club.
LEASE USE THIS BOOKING LINK IF THE MAIN BAND YOU COMING TO SEE IS THE APOCYRPHALITES:
Eric and One Dropper on the 1 and 2s hot with their specially selected Ska, Rocksteady and Early Reggae scorchers.
Minor are allowed only if accompanied and supervised by responsible adults
£ 7 on the door or advance