Album Rewind strives to highlight albums of note from the past. With the recent Trojan limited edition 7 inch of “Double Barrel Man” and their reunion earlier this year it seems like a good time to highlight the original collection of tunes on Double Barrel.
The Trojan Train rolls on with another heavyweight release from the vaults. This time a tune that doesn’t seem to have been released before and another that’s a top rare tune.
FROM TROJAN RECORDS:
As the summer of 1970 drew to a close, leading Jamaican producer, Winston Riley issued a dynamic and wonderfully [...]
Here are some links of Dave & Ansel Collins together again at recent shows including the London International Ska Festival. The Ska Fest videos are a little rough but the scooter rally ones are tight. I’m still working on the photos and a review from my trip there as I catch up on work [...]
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The Gleaner ran a notice the other day about Joe Higgs being honored for his contribution to Jamaican music. This is of course an understatement to say the least. He was instrumental in influencing Bob Marley as well as recording his own wonderful compositions. Pressure Sounds re-issued [...]
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