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Members of the Specials to play The Brewhouse at Hero’s

Yes SKA friends, it is really happening. Those of you who love Ghost town and other Specials songs, this is a big night. Something truly special is coming to the Brewhouse on November 7 as part of their Rockabilly Cruise Nights. Roddy Radiation’s Skabilly Rebels (featuring Lynval Golding for this west coast run.) Roddy and Lynval played guitar and did vocals for The Specials, the band that coined the term Two Tone and had seven UK Top 10 singles, many of which they will be performing when they play in Modesto. The Skabilly Rebels as the name infers perform a mix of SKA and Rockabilly so put on your dancing shoes and get ready to feel the beat. One of California’s biggest names in Rockabilly, The Chop Tops will be returning and are sure not to disappoint. They have been performing all over the US for 18 years and just completed their 13th full US Tour. Opening for the night is Modesto’s own SKAPunk originals Before Twenty. B420 are honored to join this lineup and play with members of the Specials a band that had such a great impact on the music they love and as musicians. This is an all ages show doors at 7 p.m. advance tickets are $12 or $15 at the door, The Brewhouse is located at 821 L Street in downtown Modesto. Advance Tickets available on line here For more info on events and booking, contact

Middagh Goodwin The Brewhouse 821 L St Modesto CA 95354 209-981-2311



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Chris Murphy is the President and CEO of Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and Publisher and Founder of ModestoView Inc. Chris worked globally in the cycling industry returning to Modesto in 1996. He is also the founder of the Modesto Historic Graffiti Cruise Route, Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame, Modesto Rockin’ Holiday, the Modesto Music History Organization and co-founder of the Modesto Area Music Association. Chris is married to his artist wife Rebecca since 1985 and has two daughters Madison and Abigail, both graduating from Modesto High and UC Berkeley. He is lead singer and guitarist for his band, Third Party that donates their performances to non-profits.