The Specials - Live

Final night of Specials 2016 UK Tour

Thursday 17th November 2016

The Specials played the triumphant final date of their UK Tour, on Wednesday 16th November. The Troxy was a superb backdrop to over three thousand fans who took in the stunning 24 song set.

Moving through the band's epic back catalogue of hits; Too Much Too Young, Ghost Town, Rat Race, Gangsters and including a great semi acoustic version of Bob Marley's Redemption Song.

The packed house was joined online by Specials fans from all over the world, who watched the live stream on Fred Perry Subculture's Facebook page.

You can now experience the incredible atmosphere of the show in our videos of four songs filmed on the night.

'Concrete Jungle'

'Rat Race'

'Friday Night, Saturday Morning'

'A Message To You Rudy'

'We Have Alll The Time In The World'

'Redemption Song' - 360 Video

Founding members Terry Hall, Lynval Golding and Horace Panter were joined on stage by fellow 2-Tone icon Rhoda Dakar, with Gary Powell on Drums and Steve Cradock on guitar. The huge line up also included Nikolaj Torp Larsen on keyboards and string section, Q Strings.

For more photos from the great gig view the gallery below.

The Specials have already announced some UK live dates for May 2017, with special guests, Toots And The Maytals:
Friday 26th May - The NEC, Birmingham
Saturday 27th May - Millennium Sqaure, Leeds
Sunday 28th May - The Forum, Hertfordshire

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