The Pioneers tour

reggae, ska, rocksteady, skinhead reggae, early reggae

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The Pioneers Concerts Schedule Dec 2018

Dec 19
Wed, 8:00 pm
The Pioneers, ONA, Ryan Hoffman
Pittsburgh, PA · Club Cafe

About The Pioneers

The Pioneers were a Jamaican reggae band formed in the late 1960s, known internationally for songs such as "Long Shot Kick de Bucket" and "Starvation". They had a strong following among British skinheads. Their cover of Jimmy Cliff's "Let Your Yeah Be Yeah" reached number five in the U.K. charts in 1971. They split up in the mid-1980s to do solo work, but still get together. They also performed and recorded under the names: The Slickers, The Soulmates, The Soul Directions, and The Reggae Boys (