Stay A Little Bit Longer - Delano Stuart 11. The series covers a wide variety of reggae subgenres, styles and themes. The Time Has Come - Slim Smith 12. The Tide Is High - The Paragons 15. Sweet Sensation - The Melodians 5.
That's not to forget a combined package of Volume One and Two that ascended to number five in November 1994. The 50 or so most-represented and accounting for 1169 or 34. Please help to establish notability by citing that are of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond a mere trivial mention. It's My Delight - The Melodians 3. An example might be a recording with surface noise so heavy that it is equal to the volume of the music. She Caught The Train - Ray Martell 8.
Desmond Dekker's 1967 Rude Boy commentary '007 Shanty Town' was chosen in the autumn of 1983 as a single release for Musical Youth and managed a respectable twenty-six, although one wonders if they understood the songs original meaning and it's relevance some decade and a half after it's initial release. We've often found that records which are clearly unplayed will have a slight amount of surface noise, especially in quieter recordings. Long Shot Kick De Bucket - The Pioneers 5. Version Girl - Boy Friday 9. Crying Over You - Ken Boothe 13. Post covering Nicky he attempted the down-home soul of Ann Peebles with 'I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down' which amazingly rewarded him with a placing of number nine in October 1984.
Train To Skaville - The Ethiopians 13. Unfortunately, many of the original performers and composers of the newly recovered now pop songs are languishing in down-town Kingston ghettos. Most marks should still not click under a fingernail. The cover art for these box sets also differs from the others in format and style. Based on The Mighty Diamonds anthem to the herb, or ganja, 'Pass The Cochie', the boys idiosyncratic happy reggae won many hearts and prised many Pounds out of the British public.
And we can only hope that through the re-recording of their works by artists from far afield, even if they are pale copies of majestic masterpieces, the struggling artist finally will have a little bread on the table, and shoes on his feet. As the 2Tone movement swung into gear old timer's record collections were ransacked, and scratchy discs on esoteric labels such as Trojan and Pama were desperately desired. Guns Of Navarone - The Skatalites 4. Due to the haphazard ways of the Jamaican recording industry very few artists have ever received their due rewards. Please Don't Make Me Cry - Winston Groovy 4. Here I Am Baby Come And Take Me - Al Brown 11.
Fair This is a grade we rarely use, as we try not to sell records in very bad condition, though in some rare cases we will list a record in such bad shape that it does not conform to the standards above. Blood And Fire - Niney 9. From 'Skinhead Moonstomp' to 'Monkey Man', the Specials blasted them all out both live and on record, no doubt copied from their older brothers well played discs, which had been prized items some ten years previously in the skinhead era. Skinhead Moonstomp - Symarip 7. Taking what they first documented on the Dub Gone Crazy compilation to the next level, this set highlights a number of rhythms that had been voiced by Johnny Clarke and taken even farther out than the previous set, with thunderous reverb.
The 1969 Groovy original never charted at all. It provided them with a number one hit record in August 1983, while Tony Tribe's vastly superior 1969 cut only grabbed a slot of forty-six for one week in August of that year. Rivers Of Babylon - The Melodians 16. Rude Boy Rumble is a single record of hand picked tracks that are found elsewhere on the box sets. Man Next Door - Dennis Brown 14. Depending on the quality of the vinyl, may play with surface noise throughout.
Mr Fix It - Max Romeo 10. Near Mint Dusty Groove does not use the grades of Near Mint or Mint, for that matter because in our experience, we find that no records ever qualify for such a high grade. Everything I Own - Ken Boothe cd 3 1. This might include, but isn't limited to, warped records, tracks that skip, cover damage or wear as noted above, or strictly cosmetic flaws. Red Red Wine - Tony Tribe 7. For these records, we will describe the extent of the condition in the comments.