The sixth London International Ska Festival 2016 celebrates Ska from it’s roots in Rhythm & Blues, calypso, through it’s Jamaican originators, and onto rocksteady, reggae, dub, 2 Tone, ska punk and beyond.
Taking place at various locations, over 50 acts will be performing over the four days.
Thursday 24th March 2016 – day 1 Stranger Cole meets Intensified, Freddie Notes & more at The Garage
David Rodigan Ska Special – world exclusive at The Garage Good
Friday 25th March 2016 – day 2 Rocksteady on the River Thames Cruise – URoy, Carlton & The Shoes and more onboard The Dixie Queen
Bob Andy, Pama International and more at The Garage
Valve sound clash -Axis sound system vs Phil Bush Sounds & Pressure at The Garage
Saturday 26th March 2016 – day 3 The Beat +support at The Garage
URoy, Dennis Bovell & Solution Sound System at The Garage
Easter Sunday 27th March 2016 – day 4 Bad Manners + support at The Garage
London Intl Ska Festival closing party / venue
The Garage, 20-22 Highbury Corner, London N5 (opp. Highbury & Islington tube)
The Dixie Queen, Tower Millennium Pier, Lower Thames St, London, EC3N 4DT.
For more information and to buy tickets visit the Event website here
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