The Specials Coast To Coast

The Specials have scheduled a smattering of U.S. and Canadian dates to fill out a now quad-continental routing in the first six months of 2017.

– The Specials
Bluesfest, Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia

The North American dates start with a two-night stand in Toronto’s

Prior to these shows, The Specials are also playing three nights in the United Kingdom May 26-28.

The band is currently in Australia, next playing at the

Fans know that longtime drummer John Bradbury passed away in 2015. The touring lineup as of 2016 includes Gary Powell of

Here is the NA plan:

June 6 – Toronto, Ontario, The Danforth Music Hall
June 7 – Toronto, Ontario, The Danforth Music Hall
June 9 – Brooklyn, N.Y., Brooklyn Steel
June 10 – Asbury Park, N.J., Stone Pony Summer Stage (Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival
June 12 – Portland, Ore., McMenamins Crystal Ballroom
June 13 – Seattle, Wash., The Showbox
June 16 – San Diego, Calif., House Of Blues
June 17 – Saratoga, Calif., The Mountain Winery
June 18 – Los Angeles, Calif., Hollywood Bowl (w/ Ziggy Marley)
June 22 – Baltimore, Md., Baltimore Soundstage
June 23 – South Burlington, Vt., Higher Ground – Ballroom
June 24 – Montebello, Quebec, tebello Marina (Amnesia Rockfest)

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