English Beat Tickets
The English Beat band is known for its fun, fast and mostly uplifting songs. It has been in the scene for quite a long time now and so have developed a dedicated and huge fan following. Very soon they are coming near you to perform live, so get ready to have fun.
The English Beat band was founded in the year 1978 in England, at a time when there was social upheaval and high unemployment in the United Kingdom. The English Beat was one of those bands which were at the forefront of the ska revival movement when it was formed in the late 70s in Birmingham. Their songs were a fuse of ska, punk rock, soul, pop and reggae. Their lyrics mostly dealt with themes revolving around unity, love and topics that were sociopolitical.
English Beat Schedule 2017-18
- The English Beat, Ace of Spades, tickets for 04/01 19:00 at Ace of Spades, Sacramento, CA
- Sat Apr 1 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Greek Theatre - Los Angeles CA, tickets for 07/18 19:00 at Greek Theatre - Los Angeles CA, Los Angeles, CA
- Tue Jul 18 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Pacific Amphitheatre, tickets for 07/19 19:00 at Pacific Amphitheatre, Costa Mesa, CA
- Wed Jul 19 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre, tickets for 07/20 19:00 at Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre, San Diego, CA
- Thu Jul 20 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Mountain Winery, tickets for 07/21 TBA at Mountain Winery, Saratoga, CA
- Fri Jul 21 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, tickets for 07/22 20:00 at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, Las Vegas, NV
- Sat Jul 22 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Bellco Theatre, tickets for 07/24 19:00 at Bellco Theatre, Denver, CO
- Mon Jul 24 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, tickets for 07/28 19:00 at Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta, GA
- Fri Jul 28 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre at the AvidXchange Music Factory, tickets for 07/29 19:00 at Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre at the AvidXchange Music Factory, Charlotte, NC
- Sat Jul 29 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Pier Six Concert Pavilion, tickets for 07/30 19:00 at Pier Six Concert Pavilion, Baltimore, MD
- Sun Jul 30 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Van Andel Arena, tickets for 08/01 19:00 at Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids, MI
- Tue Aug 1 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, The Lawn At White River State Park, tickets for 08/02 19:00 at The Lawn At White River State Park, Indianapolis, IN
- Wed Aug 2 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Wisconsin State Fair Park, tickets for 08/03 TBA at Wisconsin State Fair Park, Milwaukee, WI
- Thu Aug 3 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Meadow Brook Amphitheatre, tickets for 08/04 19:00 at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre, Rochester, MI
- Fri Aug 4 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Hard Rock Rocksino - Northfield Park, tickets for 08/05 19:00 at Hard Rock Rocksino - Northfield Park, Northfield, OH
- Sat Aug 5 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Fraze Pavilion, tickets for 08/06 18:30 at Fraze Pavilion, Kettering, OH
- Sun Aug 6 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, State Theatre - NJ, tickets for 08/09 19:00 at State Theatre - NJ, New Brunswick, NJ
- Wed Aug 9 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Dunkin Donuts Center, tickets for 08/10 19:00 at Dunkin Donuts Center, Providence, RI
- Thu Aug 10 2017
- Retro Futura Tour, Borgata Events Center, tickets for 08/11 19:00 at Borgata Events Center, Atlantic City, NJ
- Fri Aug 11 2017
The English Beat consists of Dave Wakeling, who provides the vocals as well as being the guitarist, David Steele on the bass, Everett Morton on drums and Saxa on the saxophone. Ranking Roger is also one of the vocalists and Andy Cox serves as the guitarist. Ranking Rogers and Saxa are both Jamaicans who added Jamaican vocal flavor and instrumental sound to the band’s music.
The English Beat’s fan base was mainly in the United Kingdom but it also gained huge popularity in Australia, mostly because of the exposure it got on the radio stations as well as the TV show Countdown and Triple J. The English Beat also had a huge fan following in North America. The band recorded their first single called Tears of a Clown, which was the cover version of a Motown hit song by the Smokey Robinson and the Miracles. The English Beat was able to release as many as three studio albums in the earlier period of the 1980s. The first one was called I Just Can't Stop It and was released in the year 1980. There were several remarkable singles from the first album of the band, which included Mirror in the Bathroom, Can't Get Used to Losing You, Best Friend and Hands off She's Mine.
The English Beat’s second album, which was called Wha'ppen?, which was released in 1981, resulted in more UK hit songs, which included Too Nice to Talk To and All Out to Get You. Both of these songs were able to break into the UK Singles Chart on the Top 40. The English Beat also received immense support from the modern rock radio stations, such s KYYX in Settle and KROQ in Los Angeles. The English Beat’s third album was called Special Beat Service and it came out in the year 1982. The bands song Mirror in the Bathroom is considered to be its best, although it is different from what most of their songs are like. It is more sober and introspective unlike their other songs which have more of a fun and fast feel to them. The English Beat was always known to be a band that produced songs which were party hits and were perfect to dance to.
The English Beat is known to have toured world over with some of the most well-known artists, which include The Clash, The Pretenders, David Bowie, The Police, Talking Heads, R.E.M. and The Specials. Some of the members of the band are known to have often collaborated with The Specials on stage. The English Beat’s second album Wha'ppen? was promoted extensively by the band as it toured the whole of the United States with Talking Heads and The Pretenders. In the year 2003, The English Beat performed with its original lineup but minus Cox and Steele at a completely sold-out gig at the Royal Festival Hall.
The English Beat Tickets will most likely sell out quickly so it’s better to buy these tickets as soon as possible so as not to miss out on this awesome opportunity to see the band perform live. You know the hits songs of the band and you sure do know the lyrics too, so get ready to have a great time very soon, very near you. It is the perfect chance for you to enjoy the band’s music live.
Q:When will you deliver my English Beat tickets?
A:You English Beat Tickets will be delivered to you a week before the event.