THE NEVILLE STAPLE BAND “Live” by the Sea

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Neville Staple, also known as The Original Rudeboy, is credited with changing the face of pop music not only once but twice.
His thirty-five year career in the music business is well documented, from the early days with The Coventry Automatics, The Specials & FunBoy3 in the late ‘70s and ‘80s, to The Special Beat and various other collaborations during his solo career from the ‘90s up to the present day.

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SECRET AFFAIR “Live” by the Sea

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Secret Affair (Ian Page, Dave Cairns, Dennis Smith & Seb Shelton) formed in 1978 from their previous incarnation as the “power pop” band New Hearts .
In a period of a little over two years, they posted five releases in the UK Singles Chart, and released three albums. The debut single “Time For Action” sold over 200,000 copies and reached number 13 in the UK chart, putting them at the forefront of the mod revival movement. More chart success followed with “Let Your Heart Dance”, “My World” and “Sound Of Confusion” . They also created their own take on a smart-dressing youth movement – the Glory Boys – based around the idea of 1960s gangster chic, influenced by the movie, Performance.

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REN HARVIEU & ROMEO STODART “Live” by the Sea

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Romeo Stodart of London’s much loved brother/sister harmony rock n roll combo The Magic Numbers teams up with Salford singing sensation Ren Harvieu for a rare performance comprising material from their respective back catalogues, debuting absolute gems from their recent songwriting partnership & a few interesting reinterpretations of some choice classics. This is a unique show not to be missed.

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