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The Brew The UK's Premier Bad Manners Tribute Band


Formally “The Special Brew” They are Back, New Name but same old songs and antics.

The band has been together performing now for 10 years, the brainchild of the unreserved Front man Dan (Busta Bollox) Parry, though the band has metamorphosed over the years with various members coming and going, one thing has remained the same, that is the bands ethos of having and providing an evening of fun and entertainment, the band consists of 8 members, including a 3-piece brass section or as Busta calls them The Pain in the brass section.

Originally starting out at local venues, they soon got the reputation they have today of being that band who never fail to excite the audience with different set’s and the outlandish behavior of Busta. They have supported Secret Affair, The Vapours the Lambrettas and various Ska Legends like Terry Hall, Roddy Byers and Neville Staples, taken part in Skamouth in Yarmouth. The Big One in Dorset, Dance crazy tour they have also been involved with the Nearly festival, Boomtown various scooter ralleys and have taken part in a variety of different kind of events for Specialized teenage cancer trust


With an ever changing set list that will includes some of these classics.

This Is Ska - Special Brew - Skaville UK - Lorraine - Skinhead Girl - These Boots - Here Comes The Major Buona Sera - Suicide - Walking in The Sunshine - Just A Feeling - Inner London Violence - My Girl Lollipop - Cant Take My Eyes of You - Sally Brown - Wooly Bully - Ne Ne Na Na Nu - Can Can

AND who could forget - Lip Up Fatty

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