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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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From 1996-2001, Dammers served as CEO of his own elevator consulting firm, Dammers & Associates.
Jerry Dammers paid tribute to her influence on the big acts that followed, such as Massive Attack.
The festival, on April 20 and 21 at Coatham Memorial Hall, will kick off on the Friday with a DJ set from Dammers, founder of the 2Tone record label.
Inspired by the work of Afrofuturist artists, writers and musicians the event has been devised by Writing On the Wall, Next Stop New York and Afrofutures_UK Madeline Heneghan, co-director of Writing on the Wall, says: "It's a huge event for us to be bringing Jerry Dammers, one of the UK's most innovative musicians, to Liverpool.
In April 2014, Dammers received the South African Companions of OR Tambo Order silver award, a national honour, for his role in the antiapartheid movement.
Amnesty - formerly Amnesty International - wants to find the next generation of protest singers And Dammers, 58, from Coventry, certainly has all the qualifications.
Byline: JERRY DAMMERS The Specials star who wrote FREE NELSON MANDELA recalls effect Mandela had on him
Some British musicians such as Billy Bragg, Paul Weller and Jerry Dammers demanded an apology from Simon.
JERRY DAMMERS Hare and Hounds, Kings Heath, Birmingham, 0121 444 2081, SundayTHE founder and songwriter of Coventry band s The Specials ventures out for a rare evening of ska, reggae, roots, soul and funk.
The reformed band are two members short of the classic lineup, with songwriter Jerry Dammers and second singer Neville Staples out of the picture.
Those unsated can head back to World Headquarters for an aftershow DJ set by none other than former Special, Jerry Dammers.
The trail begins at Coventry University, the former Lanchester Polytechnic, where The Specials' Jerry Dammers first met Horace Panter.