Bowlers Exhibition Centre   -  Returns August 2019


The North's Biggest SKA Festival 

returns august 2019!


Bad Manners

Led by the iconic Buster Bloodvessel, Bad Manners are a two tone, ska band that formed in London in 1976. The band had great success in the 1980's alongside bands such as The Madness and The Specials, with hit singles in the UK charts for 111 weeks. They also featured regularly on Television with appearances on The Tiswas, Cheggers Plays Pop, The Time of Your Life, The British Music Awards and most notably Top Of The Pops, from which the band were banned after frontman Buster Bloodvessel famously mooned the audience. Bad Manners' most notable hits include “Ne-Ne Na-Na Na-Na Nu-Nu”, “Lip-up Fatty”, “Special Brew” and “My Girl Lollipop”.