Trojan Records has gone through more ups and downs and re-releases than any label in existence – ever. It surely speaks to it’s massive back catalog and the undying devotion of it’s fan-base that they are able to re-release already previously “re-released” material. You know what I’m referring to.
So it’s a pleasure to discuss [...]
Found this rather interesting interview with Trojan’s Laurence Cane-Honeysett, the man that’s been there for 2 decades and done it all with the label through various owners, scripting amazing liner notes and delving into the treasure trove of the titanic Trojan vaults.
He goes into great detail of things that are happening, [...]
Trojan Records is planning reissues of Desmond Dekker & the Aces’ two sixties LPs, ‘007’ and ‘Israelites’, “sourced almost entirely from the original Jamaican Beverley’s master tapes.”
They are asking for any help in providing high res (300 dpi) scans or colour photocopies [...]
FROM TROJAN WEBSITE:
The long-awaited ‘Best of Millie/My Boy Lollipop’ CD has arrived. It features many of the singer’s most sought after material from her Island and Fontana Records periods of 1963 to 1968.
Here’s the track listing:
1. My Boy Lollipop
2. Tom Hark
3. Sweet William
4. Chilly Kisses
I came across this blog today that professes “Initially, I planned to include my work on a novel based on the life of Don Drummond on Jazz First (jazzofonik1.blogspot.com), my principal blog. But then, the thought, why not create a blog just for the project?”
While there haven’t been [...]
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