Resident Music

can’t find what you want? drop us a line – we’re friendly people in a real shop & happy to help.

various artists

The Story Of Blue Beat 1961 Part 2 The Best In Ska

SECRET RECORDS



2cd

Released: 23rd Apr 2012

£9.99


set of 25 killer jamaican ska releases from the fledgling blue beat label in 1961.

the 1st cd in this essential, comprehensive compilation features all a-sides, including cecil byrd’s ‘ba ba black sheep’, derrick & patsy drumbago, the sonny bradshaw quartet, the blues busters & many, many more. cd 2 collects all the ‘b’ sides, from lloyd & cecil & sir dee’s group, theo beckford, laurel aitken & more. both these discs are packed with loads of rare & sought after tracks.
 

The Story Of Blue Beat 1961 Part 2 The Best In Ska

Tracklist

Disc 1:

  1. Ba Ba Black Sheep - Cecil Byrd & Sir Dee's Group
  2. Georgie & The Old Shoe - Theo Beckford & The City Slickers
  3. Rosabel - The Magic Notes & Drumbago & The Jazz Beat
  4. Nursery Rhyme Boogie - Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats
  5. Humpty Dumpty - Eric ‘Humpty Dumpty’ Morris & The Drumbago All Stars
  6. Another Moses - The Mello-Cats & Count Ossie's Warrickers
  7. Donna - The Blues Busters
  8. Luke Lane Shuffle - Rico Rodiguez & Buster's All Stars
  9. Feel So Fine - Derrick Morgan & Patsy & Drumbago's Band
  10. Blackberry Brandy - Roland Alphonso
  11. Oh Fanny - Chuck & Dobby & Duke Reid's Group
  12. Little Willie - Cluett Johnson & His Blues Blasters
  13. In And Out Of The Window - Eric ‘Monty’ Morris & Roy Panton with Drumbago & His Orchestra
  14. Shake A Leg - Derrick Morgan & Drumbago Orchestra
  15. Sweetie Pie - Eric ‘Monty’ Morris & Roy Panton with Drumbago & His Orchestra
  16. Boss Girl - Jackie Estick with Buster’s Group
  17. Let The Good Times Roll - Derrick & Patsy Drumbago & His Harmonisers
  18. Hey Diddle Diddle - Kent Brown & Sir Dee's Group
  19. Freedom - Clancy Eccles
  20. Rock A Man Soul - The Mellow Cats & Count Ossie's Warricka's
  21. Warpaint Boogie - Basil Gabbidon & Buster's Group
  22. Mighty Redeemer - Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats
  23. Palms Of Victory - Azie Lawrence & The Melobeats
  24. Yellow Bird - The Sonny Bradshaw Quartet
  25. Let Me Hold Your Hand - Mel Turner & The Bandits

Disc 2:

  1. Come Over Here? - Lloyd & Cecil & Sir Dee's Group
  2. That's Me - Theo Beckford & The City Slickers
  3. I’m Not Worthy - The Magic Notes & Drumbago & The Jazz Beat
  4. Bouncing Women - Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats
  5. Corn Bread And Butter - Eric ‘Humpty Dumpty’ Morris & & The Drumbago All Stars
  6. Hully Gully Rock - Roland Alphonso & The Alley Cats
  7. You're Driving Me Crazy - The Blues Busters
  8. Little Honey – Buster’s Group
  9. Mean To Me - Roland Alphonso & His Group
  10. Marjorie - Alvin & Cecil
  11. Running Around - Chuck & Dobby & Duke Reid's Group
  12. Pine Juice - Cluett Johnson & Blues Blasters
  13. Tra La La Boogie - & Roy Panton with Drumbago & His Orchestra
  14. Golden Rule - Derrick Morgan & Drumbago Orchestra
  15. Green Door - Roland Alphonso & Group
  16. Chubby (aka Cassavubu) – Bunny & Skitter with Buster’s Group
  17. Baby Please Don't Leave Me - Derrick & Patsy Drumbago & His Harmonisers
  18. Pocket Money - Mossman & Zeddse & Sir Dee’s Group
  19. More Proof - Clancy Eccles
  20. Lazy Lou - Monty Alexander & The Cyclones
  21. I Was Wrong – Chuck & Dobby & Buster's Group
  22. Please Don't Leave Me - Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats
  23. So Far Apart - Azie Lawrence & The Melobeats
  24. Festival Jump Up - The Sonny Bradshaw Quartet
  25. I’ll Be With You In Apple Blossom Time - Mel Turner & The Bandits