by / November 10th, 2010 /

The Skatalites – The Village, Dublin

play only Irish date at

THE VILLAGE, 26 Wexford Street, Dublin 2
Tuesday 30th Nov, 8pm

Tickets €22 incl booking fee from, City Discs & WAV Tickets Lo-Call 1890 200 078

For further info call Dave Allen at 0861716347 or email


“The Skatalites were essential in the transformation of Ska — with its obvious connection to the United States and its high speed tempos — into Reggae.” – THE NEW YORK TIMES

“The hottest Ska group in town is the Ska-talites. Last Sunday at Bournemouth was the likes of which you’ve never seen, with grown men prostrate at the tuffness of the sounds.” – THE STAR (JAMAICA)

“Even before they became a band, the members of The Skatalites were already trendsetters on the Jamaican music scene.” – ROLLING STONE

“The Skatalites, Jamaica’s supreme instrumental band.” – BILLBOARD

“The Skatalites-Jamaica’s answer to the Motown house band and Booker T. and the MG’s combined” – ROLLING STONE