The Specials
Features // 2 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The Ska Will Go On
4 Oct 2009 // 4:00 PM

Ska never died... it merely sank back underground to the grimy clubs from whence it sprang, while the genre’s biggest stars took time to rest, regroup, and strategize their comebacks.

Part 4: Heaven 17 to N.W.A. (1981-1988)
18 Jul 2007 // 5:00 PM

Sarcasm, irony, tongue-in-cheek, parody. Thumb your nose at 'em. Flip 'em the finger. Plug in the amp and blast 'em. That oughta kick 'em outta their apathy and get their asses shakin'! And more thoughts on motivational music.

//Blogs

Ska Icons the Specials Return to US Stages and Screens (videos)
16 Apr 2010 // 12:01 AM

Not one to get left behind in the late '70s/early '80s nostalgia rush, Britain's ska heroes the Specials are back touring and

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

READ the article