The Specialized Big isofest 2


Event Name: The Specialized Big isofest 2
Time: 3pm
Date: 1st August 2020
Location: Your Own Home


While we all understand the reasons behind the cancellation of the entire festival season in summer 2020, we can’t help but feeling that we have an obligation provide an alternative.
After the success of isofest 1 we’ll be bringing isofest 2 to our Facebook page and or Website on August 1st


Starting at 3pm until 11pm
Eight hours of music and more.

Musicians playing live from their homes direct to yours
We’ll have, virtual sets and classic concert footage as well as Uncle Phils Pub Quiz and some secret appearances
isofeat 2 is free to view but we hope to raise money for the charities that we support. The Teenage Cancer Trust, Youth Music and Tonic Music for Mental Health

Join us on August 1st for eight hours of excellent music

isofest 2 will feature artists from around the world. We’ll have virtual sets by
King Hammond
Dunia Sinnreich
The Dirty Notion
Lollypop Lorry
Stop the Presses
The Big Head
Big Mandrake
Vieja Skina
The Reggaskas
The Skapones
The Kingstons

Classic live footage from
The Specials
The Untouchables
The Red Stripes
Skabilly Rebels

As well as appearances by
Mark Foggo
The Porkers
Sal Polichetti
Doctor No
Detriot Riddim Crew
The Upstarters
Sun Sun Time
Denny Frust
The Ska Vengers
Ska As One
Malambo Ska
The Skatuesques
The Rough Kutz
Last Rough Cause
Big Fat Panda

As the coronavirus continues to wreak havoc throughout the world the issues we support continue as before. Worryingly there is clear evidence that the need to focus on the pandemic detracts services from other areas of need such as Cancer care. Also, the reduced access to hospital care will lead to an increase in deaths from other treatable medical conditions. Mental health is a primary concern of what we do. The mental health impact of coronavirus will be huge and the effects of lockdown and of Covid-19 itself could be deep and long-term,

The Specialized Izo Fest 2020 is a virtual festival with a simple aim – To raise money for the charities that we support. We’ve assembled a stellar line up of what would likely be a pricy ticket and it’s all happening online for free. Donations can be made at our GoFundMe Page

We’ll be streaming the event directly from our Facebook page. On the 1st of August you can follow the events of the page and hear (and watch) some great music from

If you can afford to donate some money, even just a little, you can help us to support The Teenage Cancer Trust, The Youth Music Foundation and Tonic music for mental health. that’s all the better.