Bad Manners Tickets | The Tropicana Weston-super-Mare  | Sat 13th April 2019 Lineup

Bad Manners tickets

The Tropicana in Weston-super-Mare

Saturday 13th April 2019

7:00pm til 11:00pm

Minimum Age: 14

Bad Manners are an English two-tone and ska band led by frontman Buster Bloodvessel. They head to The Tropicana, Weston-super-mare this April.

 
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Bad Manners on Saturday 13th April 2019

Bad Manners, composed of vocalist Buster Bloodvessel (born Douglas Trendle), Louis Cook (guitar), David Farren (bass), Martin Stewart (keyboards), Brian Tuitti (drums), Gus Herman (trumpet), Chris Kane (saxophone), and Andrew Marson (saxophone), were one of the many bands to take their inspiration from the Specials and the ska revival movement in England in the late '70s.

They quickly became the novelty favorites of the fad through their bald, enormous-bodied frontman's silly on-stage antics, earning early exposure through 2-Tone Records package tours and an appearance in the live documentary Dance Craze.

In the early '80s, they managed several U.K. hits including 'Ne-Ne Na-Na Na-Na Nu-Nu,' 'Lip Up Fatty,' 'Special Brew,' and 'Can Can.' By the mid-'80s, the ska craze was over and the band retired temporarily after the release of 1985's Mental Notes, only to return in 1989 with Return of the Ugly, remaining a live attraction despite a lack of concurrent hits.

By the mid-'90s, a third wave ska revival renewed interest in the band. Eat the Beat was released in 1996 and Uneasy Listening followed in 1997, as well as several collections from the band's peak years.

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14+

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Music Genres: 

Pop, Reggae, Ska

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