The Bodysnatchers were a seven-piece all-female band involved in the British ska revival of the early 1980s. Similar FEMALE bands & groups include: The Deltones (mostly female), Althea & Donna (self-formed group with male back-up) & The Belle Stars (New Wave & Ska). Formed in london by Nicky Summers in 1979, they released two ska/rocksteady singles on the 2 Tone record label. The Bodysnatchers' first concert was at the Windsor Castle pub in London, on 24 November 1979. After signing to 2 tone, they undertook a tour supporting The Selecter.