UB40

QRO’s spotlight captures England’s seminal reggae-pop outfit, UB40.

 

Name: UB40

Hometown: Birmingham, England, U.K.

Members: Astro (former), Jimmy Brown, Ali Campbell (former), Duncan Campbell, Robin Campbell, Earl Falconer, Norman Hassan, Brian Travers, Mickey Virtue (former)

Related act(s): Robert Palmer, UB40 Reunited

Albums: Signing Off (1980), Present Arms (1981), UB44 (1982), Labour of Love (1983), Geffrey Morgan (1984), Baggariddim (1985), Rat In the Kitchen (1986), UB40 (1988), Labour of Love III (1989), Promises and Lies (1993), Guns in the Ghetoo (1997), Labour of Love III (1998), Cover Up (2001), Homegrown (2003), Who You Fighting For? (2005), TwentyFourSeven (2008), Labour of Love IV (2010), Getting Over the Storm (2013)

UB40Related Articles:

Live review at O2 Academy in Leeds, U.K. on April 3rd, 2014

Photo gallery from O2 Academy

Live review at Baths Hall in Scunthorpe, U.K. on November 14th, 2014

Photo gallery from Baths Hall

Interview with Robin Campbell

Live review at The Auditorium in Grimsby, U.K. on October 12th, 2015

Photo gallery from The Auditorium

Tour dates:

10/16/15 – Swindon, England, U.K. – The Oasis
10/17/15 – Margate, England, U.K. – Winter Gardens
10/18/15 – Aylesbury, England, U.K. – Waterside Theatre
10/21/15 – Portsmouth, England, U.K. – Guildhall
10/22/15 – Hatfield, England, U.K. – The Forum
10/23/15 – Warwick, England, U.K. – The Copper Rooms, Warwick University
10/24/15 – Cardiff, Wales, U.K. – Tramshed
10/26/15 – Luxembourg – Den Atelier
10/28/15 – Eindhoven, Netherlands – Effenaar
10/29/15 – Antwerp, Belgium – de Roma
10/30/15 – Zwolle, Netherlands – Hedon
10/31/15 – Vlissingen, Netherlands – CCXL Theater
11/2/15 – Amneville, France – Seven Casino
11/4/15 – Zurich, Switzerland – Volkshaus
11/12/15 – Cairns, QLD, Australia – Brothers
11/14/15 – Brisbane, QLD, Australia – The Tivoli
11/15/15 – Collangatta, NSW, Australia – Miami Marketta
11/17/15 – Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia – C.ex
11/18/15 – Newcastle, NSW, Australia – Civic Theatre
11/20/15 – Sydney, NSW, Australia – Big Top
11/21/15 – Wollongong, NSW, Australia – Waves
11/22/15 – Sydney, NSW, Australia – Gunnamatta Park
11/24/15 – Melbourne, VIC, Australia – The Forum
11/26/15 – Torrensville, SA, Australia – Thebarton Theatre
11/28/15 – Freemantle, WA, Australia – Metroplolis
12/2/15 – Nouméa New Caledonia – Arène du Sud
12/6/15 – Pape’ete Tahiti – Place To’ata
12/20/15 – Brixton England, U.K. – O2 Academy
12/21/15 – Birmingham, England, U.K. – O2 Academy
4/1/16 – Lille, France – Casino Barrière
4/3/16 – Eindhoven, Netherlands – Effenaar
4/5/16 – Sausheim, France – L’Eden
4/7/16 – Enghein les Bains, France – Casino Barrière
4/8/16 – Bordeaux, France – Casino Barrière
4/9/16 – Niort, France – L’Acclameur
4/10/16 – Boisseuil, France – Espace du Crouzy
4/12/16 – Toulouse, France – Casino Barrière
4/14/16 – Saint-Etienne, France – Le Fil
4/15/16 – Cagnes sur Mer, France – Casino Terrazur
4/16/16 – Avignon, France – Salle Montfavet

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