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Ipswich band inspired by Windrush fathers’ musical legacy to showcase unique Caribbean sound

UK – An Ipswich-based Caribbean band carrying on their Windrush fathers’ musical legacy are bringing their unique blend of tropical music to one of the town’s busiest shopping spots.

Phaze2 Caribbean Steelband, whose fathers formed the Ipswich Caribbean Band in the early 1960s, will be showcasing their traditional Caribbean beats with a modern twist at the Sailmakers Shopping Centre.

Bass pan player Dave Claxton, 52, from Ipswich, said: “We’re really looking forward to playing at the shopping centre. It’s our hometown and the chances are we’ll know a lot of people.

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