On 17 July 2010 there will be a gathering in Birmingham at The Flapper, Kingston Row, to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of Dexys debut album 'Searching for the young soul rebels'.
Original band members and special guests will be in conversation with Gavin Martin (Talking Musical Revolutions).
Also on stage, reading a piece about Dexys especially written for the event, will be Paolo Hewitt. Paolo is a music journalist and author with 'Paul Weller, The Changing Man', 'The Jam: A Beat Concerto' and 'The Soul Stylists: Six Decades of Modernism, from Mods to Casuals' just a few of Paolo's published and critically acclaimed releases.
Live music will be provided by Midlands based band Stone Foundation and 'very special guests'. The band will be performing songs which were inspired by Dexys debut album as well as selected covers.
Tickets available via www.birminghampromoters.com or www.seetickets.com.