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Dam

A subdivision of the mohar, the currency of Nepal prior to 1932. A dam was equivalent to 1/128 of a mohar.
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The rest is the usual mix of styles, all testament to big-hearted Dammers, a truly unsung genius of the UK post-punk musical landscape.
Kate Walters, music programmer at The Dog, said: "We're thrilled to be presenting Jerry Dammers to a new audience in Coventry.
Dammers, who played Rock Against Racism 30 years ago, said he regretted the same battles still needed fighting.
No wonder then that Jerry Dammers recently thanked Trev above anyone for his crucial role in the development of the Specials.
Now 53, Dammers is still fighting bigotry and will be appearing at the big Love Music Hate Racism show at Stoke City's Britannia Stadium on May 30, backed by the Daily Mirror's Hope Not Hate campaign.
Later Jerry performed a stunning DJ set at 2-Tone Village, introducing each record with a fascinating story and delighting the fans gathered there, with one of those fans declaring@ "I can't believe that THE Jerry Dammers is actually here DJing for us, not only that but he turns out to be a such lovely guy too.
Dammers first worked with Wyatt on the 1984 single Wind Of Change, a partnership that they plan to reignite in the New Year.
GIG PREVIEW Ska music pioneer Jerry Dammers, pictured left, plays his only club date of the year this Saturday at the Cluny in Newcastle.
He performed in the group with a line-up that included Hillfields born Neville Staple and former King Henry VIII School pupil keyboard player and songwriter Jerry Dammers.
1981 The Specials - Ghost TownTHIS ska favourite was written by Jerry Dammers.
SPECIALS songwriter Jerry Dammers has been named a music industry inspiration three decades after his song, Nelson Mandela, stormed the charts calling for the release of the anti-apartheid campaigner.
MIDLAND chart star Jerry Dammers has been snapped up as a celebrity judge for Amnesty's songwriting talent contest.