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THE SPECIALS TO RECEIVE NME TEENAGE CANCER TRUST OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION AWARD

Monday, February 1st, 2010

Monday March 29th at The Royal Albert Hall is the Shockwaves NME Awards Big Gig featuring ska legends The Specials. NME has today announced that The Specials will be given the Outstanding Contribution award on 24 February at London’s Iconic O2 Academy Brixton. In recognition of Teenage Cancer Trust’s link with the British Music Industry and work with young people with cancer, NME has renamed the award the Teenage Cancer Trust Outstanding Contribution
Tickets go on sale on Friday 5 February, and can be purchased from the following websites:
www.teenagecancertrust.org
www.royalalberthall.com / 0845 401 5030
www.gigsandtours.com / 0871 230 7136

THE SPECIALS` GIGS/EVENTS IN 2010 WILL INCLUDE:

Monday, February 1st, 2010

SATURDAY 6TH FEB - 9:00pm: SKY ARTS 1 & SKY ARTS HD
CONCERT FILMED AT WOLVERHAMPTON CIVIC HALL AS PART OF THE SPECIALS’ 30TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS.

MONDAY 22ND FEB: LIVE DVD RELEASE

WEDNESDAY 24TH FEB: NME TEENAGE CANCER TRUST OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION AWARD AND APPEARANCE (TWO NUMBERS) AT THE O2 ACADEMY BRIXTON

MONDAY 29TH MARCH: APPEARANCE AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL FOR THE TEENAGE CANCER TRUST

TUESDAY 13TH APRIL: APPEARANCE ON NBC`S LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON 12:35/11:35c

THURSDAY 15TH APRIL: CONCERT AT CLUB NOKIA LA CALIFORNIA

FRIDAY 16TH APRIL: PERFORMANCE AT COACHELLA FESTIVAL INDIO CALIFORNIA

MONDAY 19TH APRIL: CONCERT AT SOUND ACADEMY TORONTO ONTARIO CANADA

WEDNESDAY 21ST APRIL: TERMINAL 5 NEW YORK NY

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