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The Jolly Boys bid their fans in The UK farewell last night with the final UK performance of their current tour of Europe in a supporting slot with ska veterans Madness at Earl’s Court in London.
The Jolly Boys have now cemented their modernized mento versions of classic and contemporary Rock & Roll hits into the minds of their fans in Europe. Whether or not you’re familiar with what New Order’s “Blue Monday” sounds like with raspy-voiced vocals and a banjo doing the bassline in parts, this video is for you:
Last night The Jolly Boys, in high spirits and fine style spread the melodious mento rhythms of Jamaica to all the fans who came out to see them Live at HMV Institute in Birmingham, UK.
It was an all around perfect night, which made The Jolly Boys’ performance of their cover of Lou Reed’s “Perfect Day” even more appropriate. Don’t worry if you may have missed it, we have it right here, right now for your viewing pleasure:
With their tour of Europe drawing to a close, The Jolly Boys are now back in one of their favourite spots to tour, The United Kingdom! In fact it was just a few months ago, while on tour in The UK in the Summer, that lead singer of The Jolly Boys Albert Minott (in good humour and high spirits) stopped by Buckingham Palace for a visit with The Queen:
Last night The Jolly Boys celebrated their return to The UK with an electrifying performance at Night & Day Cafe, watch, as The Jolly Boys give Manchester a serving of their modern mento rendition Johnny Cash’s classic “Ring of Fire”:
After bidding the Emerald Isle farewell over the weekend the mento maestros The Jolly Boys, amidst autograph signings and a radio interview, made their Scotland debut with an impressive performance at Oran Mor in Glascow.
While on stage at Oran Mor The Jolly Boys gave their Scottish fans a serving of classic and contemporary Rock & Roll covers done in their uniquely modernized mento style. Of the hits performed was the classic “You can’t always get what you want” a particular crowd favourite originally done by The Rolling Stones. Here’s a taste of that performance:
The Jolly Boys are giving you the chance to come and see them support one of the UK’s biggest ever bands, the pop/ska veterans ‘Madness’ at Earl’s Court in London on 17th December!
The doors open at 6pm, the show starts at 7.30pm. For a chance to win tickets, enter here !
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