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An Illustrated Guide To... The Specials

Back last September the musical man of stone Noel Gallagher decided to make a list for Oasis' blog of his ten favourite bands ever, like a fourteen year old might. Once he'd got his ground rules out of the way - "No solo artists allowed. No female artists allowed.<br/><br/> No collectives allowed" - the list was, Bee Gees aside, wearyingly predictable Beatles/Stones/Who/Pistols/La's/Kinks stuff. Plus, the Specials. And that's the position you'd be forgiven for thinking the Specials take up now, with their reunion tour a week away - the token music of black origin in a lad's list of their favourite Mojo bands, the one to show that music you dance to isn't just for girls, just as long as ....<br/><br/> 9:01 a.m. Wednesday 15th April 2009 EST
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