BOSS SOUNDS REGGAE FESTIVAL - 18th & 19th November
Saturday 18th November 3pm-LATE Horace Andy, Linton Kwesi Johnson, Janet Kay, Dennis Bovell’s Dub Band, Trojan Sound System + DJ Don Letts £20.00 + BF University of Northumbria. Newcastle upon Tyne Tickets 0191 2612606. www.seetickets.com
Sunday 19th November 3pm-LATE Jimmy Cliff, Prince Buster, Lee “Scratch” Perry, Pama International. Tickets £25.00 + BF. University of Northumbria Tickets 0191 2612606. www.seetickets.com
Weekend Tickets £40 ( Not inc World HQ )
Official After Show Don Letts plus special guests Saturday 18th November 12am – 4 am £7.00 World Headquarters, Curtis Mayfield House, Newcastle upon Tyne. Adv. Tickets available from the Trent House.
I was there on the Sunday to see Pama International, Lee Scratch Perry, Prince Buster & Jimmy Cliff. Paul Weller was also in the crowd with Steve Craddock. Both of them were skanking away to Prince Buster.
If you get the chance go and see Pama International live as they are a great band. They finished their set yesterday with a cover of 'A Message To You Rudy' which ex-Specials Lynval Golding dedicated to Jerry Dammers.