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Dave Wakeling: ‘The (English) Beat Goes On’

Born out of the 1980s 2 Tone ska revival, The English Beat featured smart, catchy lyrics bended with a patented mix of rock, ska and reggae. In 1983 the band splintered and was reborn as two hit-making machines. These days The English Beat goes on led by Dave Wakeling in America. In advance of their appearance at the District’s 9:30 Club on Thanksgiving Eve, Mr. Wakeling discussed the past, present and future of The English Beat.

Joe Manganiello, left, and Sofia Vergara arriving at the Los Angeles premiere of "Jurassic World" at the Dolby Theatre in this June 9, 2015, file photo. Vergara and Manganiello tied the knot on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in a Palm Beach, Fla., ceremony, according to a posting on Vergara's official Facebook page. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

Sofia Vergara, Joe Manganiello wed in Palm Beach ceremony

Associated Press

Actors Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello tied the knot on Sunday in a Palm Beach, Florida ceremony, according to a posting on Vergara’s official Facebook page. The two have been a couple for about a year and a half, and were engaged last December on a vacation in Hawaii.

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