THE RED STRIPES (SAT)HK
ska revivalists The Red Stripes will be playing at Clockenflap 2017.
The Red Stripes are Hong Kong’s premier Ska/ Mod band and have been playing to packed audiences all over Asia. Their brand of party Ska with flavours of the 2 Tone era features a full 11 piece band and hail originally from the UK, Canada and Australia. Over the past 5 years they have played festivals and shows around Asia including ‘Modswing’ Singapore, Semarang Ska Festival (with Mr. Symarip), Taiwan Festival of Ska and 2 Tone, Taipei and ‘Jam the UK’, Tokyo. In 2014 they played at the Clockenflap festival in Hong Kong with the son of the legend Prince Buster, Sultan Ali, playing a full set of his father’s classics.. In 2016 they performed with original Ska creators The Skatalites to a sellout Hong Kong crowd. The band were invited to perform at Kuala Lumpur Ska Festival in 2016 with top names in Asian Ska. They recently performed with Neville Staple (TheSpecials) performing classic 2 Tone Ska as part of HKIRSF 2017.