The English Beat has been relegated to ’80s-new-wave compilations, but the intermittent duo of toaster/singer Ranking Roger and guitarist/singer Dave Wakeling have found that the General Public banner is still commercially viable. Operating under that moniker, the pair continues to churn out Anglo-pop with a reggae backbone. Wakeling’s guitar work, while not extraordinary, is a sturdy springboard for Rogers’ vocals: The synergy between the two demonstrates why the pair fare better as a team. No Doubt and D.C.’sPietasters open at 8 p.m. at Radio Music Hall, 815 V St. NW. $20. (202) 393-0930. (Ben Buja)

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