The Specials announce tour dates

Their first UK tour in two years

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The Specials will tour in October and November this year.

Their run of shows includes two shows at the Troxy in London, and sees them play Scunthorpe, Llandudno, York, Exeter, Reading and Cambridge for the very first time.

These will be the first shows since the loss of drummer John (Brad) Bradbury in December.


“We started working on these dates last October,” says Terry Hall. “Everyone was really looking forward to them and then just after Christmas Brad passed away. It was devastating but in our heart of hearts we know he would want us to continue with the plan he helped to put together”

19 October NOTTINGHAM, Rock City
22 October SHEFFIELD, O2 Academy
23 October SCUNTHORPE, The Baths Hall
25 October GLASGOW, O2 Academy
27 October BLACKPOOL, Empress Ballroom
29 October LIVERPOOL, Olympia
31 October LLANDUDNO, Venue Cymru
1 November YORK, Barbican
3 November LEICESTER, De Montfort Hall
4 November WOLVERHAMPTON, Civic Hall
5 November EXETER, University Great Hall
7 November SOUTHAMPTON, O2 Guildhall
8 November READING, Rivermead Centre
11 November CAMBRIDGE, Corn Exchange
12 November SOUTHEND, Cliffs Pavilion
13 November EASTBOURNE, Winter Gardens
15 November ONDON, Troxy
16 November LONDON, Troxy

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