26 Mar, 2019
He worked with members of The Specials and Dexys Midnight Runners in a nearly 40-year career.
Northern Ireland news
28 Mar, 2019
THE Beat frontman Roger Charlery, who was best known as Ranking Roger, who has died at the age of 56.
27 Mar, 2019
Sting also joined Tarquin Gotch in hailing the creative output of the two-tone vocalist, who has died aged 56.
05 May, 2017
THE Beat released their final album Special Beat Service in 1983 following a four-year run of remarkable success including Top 10 singles like Tears of A Clown, Mirror In The Bathroom and Can't Ge...
31 Aug, 2018
RANKING Roger put it best when he told me "more Beat – more better!".
16 Mar, 2018
HAVING packed out The Limelight in Belfast last year with their double-headline show, 2Tone legends The Beat and The Selecter are back for another visit tonight, this time at the larger Mandela Hall a...
10 Jul, 2018
‘When greatness recognises greatness.’
06 Feb, 2015
DESPITE only being active for five years, The Beat managed to make a huge
06 Oct, 2017
Pink Floyd's Roger Waters is touring next year.
09 Nov, 2013
ONE of the strongest storms on record slammed into the central Philippines