The Beat-herder festival 2011 line up

The Dub Pistols have had the honour of closing this amazing festival for the last 4 years, its become our second home and is run by people who wear their heart on their sleeves.

This year they have raised the bar even higher with a line up that is out of this world and away from the mainstream crap.

Get involved people!http://www.beatherder.co.uk/ "> http://www.beatherder.co.uk/ 

SIMIAN MOBILE DISCO LIVE, WE HAVE BAND, DUB PISTOLS LIVE, TOTALLY ENORMOUS EXTINCT DINOSAURS (T.E.E.D), THE LANCASHIRE HOT POTS, LAZY HABITS, THE CORRESPONDENTS 

MR SCRUFF, MYLO, PLUMP DJS, RIVA STARR, BOY 8 BIT, JUSTIN ROBERTSON, ANDREW WEATHERALL, JON CARTER, UTAH SAINTS, CRAIG CHARLES DJ SET, DRUMS OF DEATH, A SKILLZ, KRAFTY KUTS, REVEREND SOUND SYSTEM, MOOQEE (BOMBSTRIKES), TONI JARVIS (TOOLROOM), CAPTAIN HOTKNIVES, MARC ROBERTS, THE BAR STEWARD SONS OF VAL DOONICAN, EDDIE EARTHQUAKE & THE TREMORS, COVERED IN COOL……..to be continued

‘A completely back to basics festival. It’s built upon the simple principles of having fun, having a dance, and escaping the corporate machine for one weekend’   NME

‘Beat Herder is also the most heart-on-sleeve northern festival we’ve been to’  DROWNED IN SOUND

‘The onus is on the likeminded aspect – everyone is friendly, fact’ CLASH

‘When it comes to atmosphere, Beat-Herder ought to be the dictionary definition of ‘Festival’ - VIRTUAL FESTIVALS

DUB PISTOLS @ SNOWBOMBING

Less than a week to go to the start of the greatest event on snow and Snowbombing have released their full time table, its a massive line up Headlined by The Prodigy.

The DUB PISTOLS will play the main arena @ Racket club on tuesday night alongside Magnetic Man & Professor Green

Volvo Snowbombing is a festival filled with fresh air, blue skies, black runs and white-hot parties… An exhilarating week-long whirlwind of brilliant bands and world class DJs in the chocolate box alpine setting of Mayrhofen, Austria. Always scaling new heights; we are ever-upping the alpine ante… And as we approach our twelfth annual event, Snowbombing is now regarded by many as, ‘The Greatest Show on Snow’. A unique, mischievous celebration that everyone should experience.

http://www.snowbombing.com/en/

The Dub Pistols will head off from Snowbombing after a few day partying and continue their tour with shows

April 5th The Racket Club, Snowbombing

April 9th Conrad Sohm, Dornbirn Austria

April 10th Sommer Casino, Basel, Switzerland

April 11th The Loft, Merribel, France

April 12th The Loop Bar, Tignes, France

April 13th The Funky Fox, Courchevel, France

DUB PISTOLS Headline Festival in Newquay 14th August

The Dub Pistols have been confirmed to headline the Relentless Boardmasters Festival @ Fistral Beach, Newquay, Cornwall on 14th August 2011

http://www.relentlessboardmasters.com/

The UK’s biggest surf, skate and music festival returns for one of the greatest culminations of music and sport the Cornish coastline has ever witnessed.



Dub Pistols ‘Soulshakin’ Number 1 in Cool Cuts Buzz Chart

With the release of DUB PISTOLS “RE HASH” album just weeks away one of the choice cuts “Soulshakin” re hashed by Terry Hooligan and Filthy Habbit has gone straight in at Nos 1 in the Cool Cuts Buzz chart, Boom!

Dub Pistols Barry Ashworth DJ show @ The Horse & Groom

Dub Pistols head gunslinger Barry Ashworth will be playing a set of Ghetto Funk @ The Horse & Groom, 27 Curtain Road, London from 9pm Till 3am this friday 25th March, joining Barry on the 1&2 is know less than Kid Fiesta and i Love what

Once again Monster Cuts heads down Curtain Road to take over the ground floor at Shoreditch’s favourite late night boogie haunt, The Horse & Groom. Sister party to the housier Beats Bubble parties, Monster Cuts is all about the party, bringing the very best in hip hop, soul, funk and disco to the fore – so bring your dancing shoes and be prepared for an evening of grooving.

Also playing upstairs is the Mr Dapper DJ Justin Robertson

Admission £3 b4 11pm and £4 after

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=196377677050412

Free Ghetto funk mix by Barry Ashworth

http://soundcloud.com/dubpistol/dub-pistols-hip-hop-reggae-mix

Free Breaks Mix by Barry Ashworth

http://soundcloud.com/dubpistol/dub-pistols-mix-1-master

“You’ll Never Find” Dub Free Download

Dub Pistols are delighted to give away another free download.

You’ll never find was one of the standout tracks on the Pistols 3rd album

“Speakers & Tweeters” and this is the bands own dub version. Enjoy!

 

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London Int Ska Festival 2011

The Dub Pistols are delighted to be playing live @ The London Int Ska Festival

TICKETS ONSALE @
www.londoninternationalskafestival.co.uk

THE LONDON INTL SKA FESTIVAL
21-24 April 2011
starring
KEN BOOTHE (Jamaica)*
DAVE & ANSELL COLLINS (Jamaica)
THE ENGLISH BEAT starring Dave Wakeling
BOB ANDY & MARCIA GRIFFITHS (Jamaica)*
JAMES HUNTER
THE SKA FLAMES (Japan)*
DUB PISTOLS
THE TROJANS
THE LOAFERS (one-off reformation)*
HOTKNIVES (orig.line up)*
BIM SKALA BIM (USA)*
GIULIANA PALMA & THE BLUEBEATERS (Italy)*
MAROON TOWN
INTENSIFIED
NAPOLEON SOLO (Denmark)*
THE CAROLOREGIANS (Belgium)
SKAOS (Germany)*
EJECTES (France)*
THE AMPHETAMEANIES (Scotland)
THE SIDEWALK DOCTORS
CARTOON VIOLENCE (Wales)
JIMMY THE SQUIRREL
DJS:
CLIVE CHIN (Randys)
LYNVAL GOLDING (The Specials)*
MARK LAMARR
GAZ MAYALL
RHODA DAKAR 
(Bodysnatchers/Special AKA)
WRONGTOM
TOMMY ROCK-A-SHACKA (Japan)
DUB VENDOR ALL-STARS
THE TIGHTEN UP CREW ft. CHAMPIAN MC
JIM COX (Reggae Train)
TAKESHI OKAWA
(Japan-Ska Flames/Sun Shot)
GREEDY G
FELIX HALL

*exclusive UK shows 
One more DJ to be announced very soon

Full line up/who’s playing when
http://www.londoninternationalskafestival.co.uk/line-up/

Endorset Festival Showcase in Southampton

The Endorset Festival are putting on a showcase of some of the acts appearing at this years festival, The event will take place on the 9th July 2011 @ The soul cellar in Southampton, The Dub Pistols will be performing a DJ/ MC set feat Barry Ashworth & MC Sir Real for details see http://www.soulcellar.com/

The Dub Pistols will be performing a full live show @ The Endorset Festival 13th Aug 2011

http://www.endorseit.co.uk/

 

Mc Chickaboo Joins the Dub Pistols

MC Chickaboo the award winning Uk’s number 1 female MC has agreed to join the Dub Pistols in the studio to feature on a new track for the bands forthcoming 5th album titled “Music is my M16, the track also features Barbados no 1 artist Red Star Lion.

The Dub Pistols have so far written over 20 new songs for the album which also feat Collaborations with Rodney P, Terry Hall (The Specials), Lindy Layton (beats international) Ashley Slater (Freakpower), MC Sir Real (Freestylers), Larry Love (Alabama 3), Red Star Lion & New Yorks MC TK. The Pistols have also said they are in talks with a few other artists that they really wanna get involved. 

Watch this space!

Dub Pistols live in Austria

Dub Pistols will be performing live in Austria on 9th April 2011 @ Conrad Sohm

Joing the Dub Pistols will be Dj Marten Horger (Smash Hifi) and the amazing 4 deck skills of the brilliant Funkanomics

For full details and ticket info http://www.conradsohm.com/