The Specials

Watch The Libertines and Terry Hall perform The Specials’ ‘Gangsters’

The collaborative performance took place in Coventry last night (August 1)

The Specials’ Terry Hall curates festival featuring The Libertines, UNKLE and more

Taking place across Hall's native Coventry this summer

‘Madness: Before We Was We’ review: charting the ska-pop princes’ pre-fame course

Fly-on-the-wall docuseries set in the streets of 1960s and '70s north London

The Specials’ Terry Hall and Dub Pistols’ Barry Ashworth launch mental health programme with Tonic Music

The programme will provide guides, mental health first aid training, online workshops and in-person support stands

New exhibition on 2 Tone music seeks public contributions

Submissions so far include Roddy Radiation's pork pie hat, a Fred Perry polo and a Harrington jacket

Le Volume Courbe, Noel Gallagher and Terry Hall team up to cover Daniel Johnston’s ‘Mind Contorted’

The track, which features vocals from Hall and guitar from Gallagher, has been accompanied by a new video

The Specials’ Horace Panter on why ‘Ghost Town’ remains relevant in 2019: “Injustice is timeless”

The Specials' Horace Panter has said it is "scary" that some of the band's most iconic tracks remain relevant almost 40 years since they...

Coventry councillor calls for The Specials to receive hometown honour

A plea has been made for The Specials to be honoured by their home city of Coventry. More: The NME Big Read – The...

Doves, The Specials, and You Me At Six lead names for new Gunnersville concert series

Doves, The Specials, and You Me At Six will headline a new concert series in London, called Gunnersville. The trio of shows will take...