From The Specials – Neville Staple Band releases timely ‘Lockdown’ single
The Original Rude Boy and 2Tone legend Neville Staple (The Specials, Fun Boy Three, Special Beat) is back with a new timely single under the moniker From The Specials – Neville Staple Band.
From The Specials – Neville Staple Band presents their new ‘Lockdown’ single. The Original Rude Boy Neville Staple – founder and co-frontman of The Specials, Fun Boy Three and Special Beat – teams up with his ever-talented wife Sugary Staple, to pump out a super 2Tone-style single that is both timely and relatable for people everywhere, who have been experiencing similar developmends in countries around the globe. Reggae and ska fans can relish in ‘Lockdown’, which is about being made to stay home during the 2020 Covid-19 Lockdown. Written by Dr Neville Staple, Sugary Staple and Steve Armstrong, the lyrics reflect how many people feel about the virus and about staying safe and in one place.
The ‘Lockdown’ track is available on 7″ vinyl EP in a strictly limited edition of 250 as part of a special gift set with a CD of rare tracks, fridge-magnet, keyring and protective face-mask. It’s available to order here.
The song is also available as a download from Apple, Amazon and the band’s website, as well as being streamable via Spotify.