The world-renowned LONDON INTERNATIONAL SKA FESTIVAL returns to the capital over the Easter Weekend.

From 13 to 16 April, ska and reggae fans will be able to catch more than 100 bands, DJs, films and sound systems, including a world exclusives, river cruises, a free family day and events hosted by Trojan and Greensleeves Records.

Highlights include…

MISTY IN ROOTS and PAMA INTERNATIONAL and more at Islington Assembly Hall – Thursday 13 April

2 TONE Thames Cruise – Friday 14 April

Trojan Reggae Chartbusters featuring DAVE & ANSEL COLLINS, THE PIONEERS and more at Islington Assembly Hall – Saturday 15 April

Greensleeves 40th Anniversary with FREDDIE McGREGOR, KING JAMMY, YELLOWMAN and more at Kentish Town Forum – Saturday 15 April


1,000 Volts Of Holt – a tribute to JOHN HOLT and his classic album, featuring BRINSLEY FORDE (ASWAD), CARROLL THOMPSON, CHRISTOPHER ELLIS and  JEWELS VASS (PAMA INTERNATIONAL) backed by CIYO BROWN & HIS ROCKSTEADY-ITES at The Jazz Cafe – Sunday 16 April


Dance Craze film plus RHODA DAKAR, THE EQUATORS, NEW TOWN KINGS and more at Islington Assembly Hall – Sunday 16 April.

Still more shows to be announced.

Full details and tickets are are available from the festival website.


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