Formed in shankill south dublin in 1999 "dubtones" began playing the underground pubs and clubs of dublin,the original line up (whelo, longo,hughie,gipo) lasted about 14 months and split up then leaving behind a 14 track demo (whole new nation).
four years later the band reformed with whelo (vox /guitar) gipo (bass/vox) noely (lead guitar) swampy(drums) they released their first record "one for the road E.P. in june 06 and played many gigs in ireland and festivals abroad. noted for their high energy mix of punk ska and reggae the dubtones have built up a large following and great reviews across the board, the are currently writing gigging and are due to record their first long player in 08.
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