Event Archive - BACK AT IT AGAIN AFTER MANY SUCCESSES ON THE WEST COAST!: THE SKATALITES
Sat. April 20th 2013 - Sat. April 20th 2013 @ Rickshaw Theatre Vancouver BC (No Minors)
$22+ service charges
Tickets at: Highlife Records, Red Cat Records
Celebrating their 49th year, The Skatalites - original studio band for Bob Marley & the Wailers, Toots and the Maytals, Ken Boothe and Jimmy Cliff continue to carry the torch of Jamaica's musical heritage around the world!
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THE SKATALITES (Ska/Reggae/Jazz/Latin)
The SKATALITES’ sound is made from many influences dating all the way back to the mid to late 1950s. SKATALITES band have always maintained a heavy jazz and Latin sound as they were influenced by Big Bands both in the US and Cuba. In the early 1960s, the time of Jamaica’s Independence they fused these influences with Jamaica’s traditional mus... more info