The group that put all other Ska groups in the shade. Hypnotic and relentless.
Ball Of Fire on the A side. Nomie & Paulette with 'Everytime on the flipside.
Classic Horace Andy at Studio One. Unknown dj of the flipside. Quite nice. Check the sound clips for quality before you buy as JA stampers.More info
A youthful Heptones at their irresistible best. Classic stuff with 'Party Time' on the A side and version by the Soul Vendors on the flipside.More info
Excellent funky 45 with Jackie Mittoo & The Soul Brothers' on the A side with 'Got My Bogaloo' and The Ethiopians 'I don't know what to do' on the flipside. Check the sound clips before you buy as they are JA stampers.More info
Fantastic soaring vocals drenched in reverb. Killer rhythm. Has the correct version on the flipside. Sumptuous horn. Total classic but check the sound clips as original JA stampers.More info
The Sound Dimension with an RnB instrumental The Struggler on the A side and Mr Fixit by Winston Francis on the flipside. Check the sound clips as original JA stampers.More info
Thundering instrumental workout by The Skatalites on the A side. Flipside is Street Doctor by Prince Francis. Original JA stamper so check the soundclipsMore info
Gorgeous vocal from Johnny Osbourne vocal of the Slim Smith original although its owes as much to Smokey Robinson as anyone. Totally uplifing. Comes with the version of the same on the flipside. You need this. Excellent.More info
Storming big band ska from Granville Williams with 'Wailin'. 'Old McDonald' is actually excellent as well.More info
Rousing Maytals call and response on the A side with 'My Daily Food' and "One Look' on the flipside. Classic Maytals.More info
Two slices of Jamaican big band jazz. Glen Millers 'String of Pearls' on the A side. The Anton Karas composition on the flipside from the movie 'The Third Man'. Great stuff.More info
On the A side 'Take these chains from my heart' has more than a nod to the Hank Williams classic of the same name. Has a lovely harmonica half way through.
'I Am Blue' on the flipside is pretty good.
Classic 80s Michigan and Smiley. Comes with correct version on the flipside although the credit is incorrect. Original JA stampers so check the soundclips before you buy.More info
Errol 'Flabba' Holt takes a rest from the bass guitar and takes the vocal duties on this Mike Brooks production.More info
Charming treasure Isle obscurity from Laurel Aitken on the A side and 'Pink Lane Shuffle' by the Duke Reid Allstars on the flipside.More info
One of Jamaica's greatest vocalists at their peak on this slice of Jamaican blue collar observation. Totally briliant song. Comes with the correct version on the flipside. Even has a date of 1970 on the label!! JA stampers so check the sound clips before buying.More info
A funky little keyboard shuffle on the A side from Jackie Mittoo with 'Gold mine'. 'Oh Me Oh My' on the flipside sounds like a kind of Studio One meets Dean Martin. Aretha Franklin covered this song but i don't think she wrote it. Original Jamaican Stampers so please have a listen to the sound clips before you buy.More info
Lone Ranger on an 1980s tips with a lyrical tribute to the Tuff Gong with 'Tribute to Bob Marley'. Version of the same tune on the flipside. JA stampers so check the sound clips before buying.More info
Two of the heavy weights from the ska-rocksteady period combine on 'What a Revenge' on the A side. 'Soldering' from the Beverley All stars on the flipsideMore info
Classic from Mr Morgan. Comes with a version of the same tune on the flipside.More info