Rocksteady is a style of popular music that developed out of ska in the 1960s. In its simplest terms, rocksteady is half-speed ska with the trombone replaced by piano and prominent bass. The lyrics are more socially and politically conscious, and there is a greater focus on harmonies, particularly in trios like the Heptones, Gaylads, Dominoes, Aces, and Wailers. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: The Uniques

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Friday 2 May 2014
Slightly Stoopid
The ExpandersConcert
Music Farm
Charleston SC, United States
32.789685 -79.937918
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Sunday 18 May 2014
Deal's Gone BadConcert Fête
Providence, RI, United States
41.815938 -71.443373
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Monday 19 May 2014
Deal's Gone BadConcert Boot & Saddle
Philadelphia, United States
39.936944 -75.166535
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Tuesday 20 May 2014
Deal's Gone BadConcert Motorco Music Hall
Durham, NC, United States
36.003527 -78.900332
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Wednesday 21 May 2014
Deal's Gone Bad
The DuppiesConcert
The Jam
Gainesville, FL, United States
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Thursday 22 May 2014
Deal's Gone BadConcert Will's Pub
Orlando, United States
28.559872 -81.364738
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  • Maruiz4

    lol gaylads

    November 2012
  • alyfdz

    September 2012
  • nicmax99


    June 2012
  • chalilo


    February 2012
  • seseqGhaisani

    yyyeeeaahh rocksteady rock so!!

    December 2011
  • KorneyD

    Bebop, Rocksteady, let's kick turtles's ass!

    September 2011
  • MakaSka

    al ritmo del rocksteady late mi corazón <3

    September 2011
  • OneDayAsRobot

    amooooo rocksteady!!!!

    August 2011
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