Two-tone or 2 tone is a genre of British popular music of the early 1980s that fused traditional Jamaican ska music with elements of punk rock and new wave music. Its name derives from 2 Tone Records, a record label founded in 1979 by Jerry Dammers of The Specials, and references a desire to transcend and defuse racial tensions in Thatcher-era Britain; many two-tone groups, such as The ...
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2 Tone (or Two Tone) is a music genre created in the United Kingdom in the late 1970s by fusing elements of ska, punk rock, rocksteady, reggae and New Wave. It was called 2 Tone because most of the bands were signed to 2 Tone Records at some point. Other labels associated with the 2 Tone sound were Stiff Records and Go Feet Records.
2 Tone Records was an English record label that mostly released ska and reggae-influenced music with a punk rock and pop music overtone. It was founded by Jerry Dammers of the Specials and backed by Chrysalis Records.
2 tone (eller Two Tone) är en musikgenre som skapades i mellersta England i slutet av 1970-talet genom att förena element från jamaicansk ska, rocksteady och reggae med punk, rock och new wave. Genren har fått sitt namn då de flesta grupperna inom genren vid någon tidpunkt var knutna till skivbolaget 2 Tone Records .
The most popular music style for late-1970s skinheads was 2 Tone, a fusion of ska, rocksteady, reggae, pop and punk rock. The 2 Tone genre was named after 2 Tone Records, a Coventry record label that featured bands such as The Specials, Madness and The Selecter.
2 Tone музичний жанр, створений в Англії наприкінці 1970-х років злиттям елементів ска, панк-року, реґі, Rocksteady та Нової хвилі. 2 Tone класифікують як 2 хвилю ска і попередником 3 хвилі ска сцени 1980-х та 1990-х.
Label: Chrysalis - CHRTT 5016,Chrysalis - 5060516093687,Two-Tone Records - CHRTT 5016 • Format: Box Set Compilation CD Album, Reissue, Remastered CD Album, Reissue CD Album, Reissue, Remastered CD Album, Reissue, Remastered CD Album, Reissue CD Album, Reissue CD Album, Compilation, Reissue, Remastered CD Album, Reissue, Remastered • Genre: Reggae • Style: Ska