Over a period of 3 years they had put out over 23 releases, including the first ever Sick of It All release, Judge — Bringing it down LP, Gorilla Biscuits — Start today lp and many more. The Maytals. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. After listening to one of their songs on Bridge Nine's website The label that released "Promises Kept" I decided to pick this album up. Smoke Screen - Beverley's All Stars This is the first ever Revelation Records release and it was also my first ever Revelation REV release to put into my collection.
Over a period of 3 years they had put out over 23 releases, including the first ever Sick of It All release, Judge — Bringing it down LP, Gorilla Biscuits — Start today lp and many more. As this was the first ever release done by Rev, not everything came out perfect. The recording was sent to Kane at BYO records, who also worked in a pressing plant. What Counts as a whole is an absolutely relentless attack on trend-hoppers, greed, and false friends.
Although the vocals are relatively unique, Have Heart throw some interesting melodies and time changes into the mix, slightly reminiscent of Youth of Today. Download my videos for the earliest misfits video, misfits live ft.
Jerry and Glenn. There's no room for interpretation here. This isn't the sound of a hardcore band bending over backwards to appeal to a new audience. These aren't a bunch of guys trying to put in a little something for everyone. There are no games being played and there are no gimmicks being sold. This is Terror doing what they do best; you either get it or you don't. However that statement is usually followed by someone talking about the newst metallic "Beat you face in if you don't believe what we do" hardcore band.
So when one of my friends was rambling on about this band called Champion, and saying they reminded him of Youth of Today, Judge, and other punk influenced hardcore bands, I decided you check them out.
After listening to one of their songs on Bridge Nine's website The label that released "Promises Kept" I decided to pick this album up. Showcasing a decade of the Trojan label, from , the sleeve notes claim this three-CD box set is "an ideal introduction to the company's output.
So once again, Trojan offers up a box that is not really what fans want, yet inevitably contains tracks they need, scooping up minor hits and rarities, the crucial and the disposable willy-nilly. As is all too typical, no attention is paid to sound quality, and a number of the tracks are taken off vinyl, with the Silverstars' badly scratched "Old Man Say" reaching a nadir of virtual unlistenability.
Disc one, which covers , includes such small masterpieces as Clancy Eccles' devaluation classic "Bangarang Crash," the Silvertones' harmony-laden "Promises," and two excellent numbers from former Paragon vocalist Tyrone Evans. Scintillating instrumental versions are strewn across this disc and the entire box. Disc two, culling from , boasts a pair of soulful singles from the much underrated Joe White, two songs from the always-fabulous Jackie Edwards, and the Deltones' phenomenal cover of "I'll Take You There.
Disc three, which encompasses the remaining five years, takes this style to its obvious conclusion. It's an acquired taste, but for those who like their reggae light and their production slick, there's a treasure trove of tracks here -- and a comedy of errors.
Regardless, both are standouts, as is B. Trojan Box Set: Singles illustrates both the strengths and weaknesses of the label during this decade, and while it's far from the ultimate introduction to the company, for those who want to take a walk down a less-traveled road, the set provides an intriguing journey. Many of the tracks are on CD for the first time. Also features a short biography on each included artist. Disc: 1 1. Fat Man - Derrick Morgan 4.
Track Listing - Disc 1. Our Love Will Last. Robert Livingstone Thompson. Eastern Organ. Brother Dan All-Stars. Fat Man. Derrick Morgan. South Parkway Rock. Val Bennett. Old Man Say. Clancy Eccles. Bangarang Crash. The Dynamites. If This World Were Mine. Tyrone Evans. You Done Me Wrong. Double Shot. Beverley's All Stars. Banana Water. The Melodians. Copy Cat. I'll Need You Tomorrow. The Kingstonians. Smoke Screen.
Lick It Back. The Clarendonians. Busy Bee. Track Listing - Disc 2. Keep My Love from Fading. Ken Boothe. Techniques All Stars. The Maytals. Virgin Soldiers. Hot Rod All Stars. I'm Gonna Get There. Kinky Funky Reggae. Rupie Edwards All Stars. So Much Love. Be Yours. Darling Please Return. The Barons. Take Me as I Am. Jackie Edwards. One Big Happy Family. Bruce Ruffin. Come on Girl. Joyce Bond.
The Pioneers. I'll Take You There. Alvertis Isbell. The Deltones. At the Discotheque. Track Listing - Disc 3. What About You.
Pat Rhoden. Check Out Yourself. Reggae from the Ghetto. Marcia Griffiths.