Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Dublin.
Monday 1st June 2020.
Gates 5 pm | Over 18’s | ID Required.
TOOTS & THE MAYTALS, THE LAST TOUR
Toots Introduces Droop Lion & Captain Accident
With Special Guests The Selector and Lee Scratch Perry
Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Bank Holiday Monday 1st June 2020
Early Bird Tickets Priced €39.50
An Irish date for Toots and the Maytals, The Last Tour has been announced.
One of the true architects of reggae, Toots and the Maytals, The Last Tour has been confirmed for Dun Laoghaire Harbour on Monday 1 June 2020. Toots introduces Droop Lion and Captain Accident plus special guests with The Selector, Lee Scratch Perry. Early bird tickets priced €39.50 including booking fee go on sale now from Ticketmaster.
The reggae trailblazers, who formed back in 1961, brought the reggae sound to the masses with some of the biggest and pioneering hits in reggae history such as ‘Do The Reggay’ (the 1968 single is credited as the first song ever to feature the word ‘reggae’ and giving the genre its name), ‘Pressure Drop’, ‘54-46 (That’s My Number)’, ‘Sweet and Dandy’, ‘Monkey Man’, ‘Funky Kingston’ and ‘Reggae Got Soul’.
Across six decades, Toots and the Maytals raw, gospel-infused vocals and life-affirming music have influenced countless artists, with classic songs, written and recorded by them, being covered by the likes of the Clash and the Specials. A five time Grammy nominee, Toots and The Maytals won the 2005 Grammy Award for Best Reggae album with “True Love” with all-star guests on the 2004 album ranging from legends like Keith Richards, Eric Clapton, and Bonnie Raitt to No Doubt, the Roots, and Phish’s Trey Anastasio.
One of the all-time greats, don’t miss Toots and the Maytals, The Last Tour at Dun Laoghaire Harbour, Bank Holiday Monday 1 June 2020. Toots introduces Droop Lion and Captain Accident plus special guests with The Selector, Lee Scratch Perry.