Fri, Sep 01|
The Specials: An Orchestral Rendition - Coventry
A special tribute to the late great Terry Hall, showcasing the enduring appeal of The Specials' music and the profound impact of Terry Hall's artistry. The concert is a celebration of the power of music to bring people together & inspire change.
Time & Location
Sep 01, 2023, 7:00 PM – Sep 02, 2023, 10:00 PM
Coundon, 85 Moseley Ave, Coundon, Coventry CV6 1HR, UK
About The Event
An orchestral rendition to The Specials: a special tribute to the late great Terry Hall is a musical concert that pays homage to the influential ska and new wave band, The Specials, and their lead singer Terry Hall, who passed away. The concert features a full orchestra performing some of The Specials' most iconic songs, reimagined in a symphonic style. The concert celebrates the musical legacy of Terry Hall and his contribution to the British music scene. Born in Coventry, England in 1959, Hall rose to fame in the late 1970s as the lead singer of The Specials. The band's unique blend of ska, punk, and reggae music, coupled with their socially conscious lyrics, captured the imagination of a generation. Throughout his career, Hall continued to push the boundaries of popular music, collaborating with a diverse range of artists and exploring different genres. His distinctive voice and songwriting style made him one of the most influential figures in British music history.