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SONG OF THE DAY Soul Vendors - Swing Easy

If this groovin’ little rocksteady number doesn’t make you want to get up and dance, I don’t know what will!  Titled ‘Swing Easy’ and performed by The Soul Vendors, this track was originally released in 1967 as a B-side to The Bases ‘River Jordan.’   After reading this great description on a… 81 more words

Reggae

Schoolboys – Don`t Cry / Skatalites - On Broadway (Wildbells) 1964 JA 7"

The Schoolboys – Don`t Cry / The Skatalites – On Broadway (Wildbells) 1964 JA 7″

MAT:
FB 4073 / FB 5001

A SIDE: Written by C. Campbell

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SONG OF THE DAY Don Drummond - Confucious

After featuring ‘Rico’s Torpedo’ by the great Rico & Joe’s All Stars last night, I’ve spent some time getting familiar with Don Drummond, the man who taught Rico Rodriguez to play trombone. 188 more words

Reggae

Tuesday Tunes : Skatalites

Since I’m sort of stuck this week in finding music to feature on Tuesday Tunes, I asked RNA to recommend me a tune of his liking. 195 more words

Music

The Wailers with the Skatalites: "Simmer Down"

Tune du Jour: “Simmer Down” – The Wailers with the Skatalites
THE CLASH of Cover Tunes: Interskalactic vs. Mighty Mighty Bosstones vs. The Specials
VOTE, COMMENT, then MOW THE LAWN… 93 more words
THE CLASH Of Cover Tunes

What's Ska Music Anyway?

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If you were involved in a high school pep band, you’re most-likely familiar with Europe’s Final Countdown, the Rolling Stones’ Paint It Black, and Chicago’s 25 or 6 to 4. 1,015 more words

Fish

Saturday Matinee - Dog Looks, Skatalites, and others

YES. Dogs do this, especially with a nice soundtrack [via].

Dedicated to all the Social Justice Warriors out there.

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