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  Topic: Vinnie Jones / Lip up Fatty
Derry Jammers

Replies: 21
Views: 4143

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Nov 19, 2019 1:25 pm   Subject: Vinnie Jones / Lip up Fatty
Didnt see it. Glad i didnt. Ronnie Barker as Buster Gut - Bad Habits. Brilliant. I Like Bouncing which I have on vinyl. Not the Nine O’clock News. Also brilliant.
  Topic: Dexys Go Ska!
Derry Jammers

Replies: 1
Views: 1968

PostForum: For Sale & Wanted...   Posted: Mon Nov 04, 2019 1:18 pm   Subject: Dexys Go Ska!
Got the vinyl. Cheers Sean.
  Topic: 40th Anniversary Vinyl
Derry Jammers

Replies: 11
Views: 4213

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2019 7:39 pm   Subject: 40th Anniversary Vinyl
Its a nice start.

I have read that the re-issued LP will play at 45RPM (2 x 12" singles).
What would have been nice and different is a box set of the album as 7x7" singles.
Cheapest I have seen t ...
  Topic: 40 Years Ago Today...28th July 1979
Derry Jammers

Replies: 1
Views: 1684

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sun Jul 28, 2019 9:37 pm   Subject: 40 Years Ago Today...28th July 1979
After knocking around for almost 4 months the first 2-Tone record entered the then Top 75 charts at a lowly number 74.
  Topic: Free 2-Tone magazine
Derry Jammers

Replies: 12
Views: 2680

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Jul 06, 2019 6:37 pm   Subject: Free 2-Tone magazine
Thanks Harry. Arrived safely. Will sit and have a read tomorrow afternoon. 👍
  Topic: Admin thanks to you for all of this : )
Derry Jammers

Replies: 20
Views: 7794

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Wed Jul 03, 2019 5:03 pm   Subject: Admin thanks to you for all of this : )
I always look in a couple of times a week hoping for news of a double album Dance Craze or the like.
  Topic: Free 2-Tone magazine
Derry Jammers

Replies: 12
Views: 2680

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Wed Jul 03, 2019 4:58 pm   Subject: Free 2-Tone magazine
Any more to spare Harry? Just sent you a PM.
  Topic: Ranking Roger
Derry Jammers

Replies: 23
Views: 9309

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Tue Mar 26, 2019 9:08 pm   Subject: Ranking Roger
Someone just texted me with the news and its on wikipedia now too. Glad I got to the Roundhouse to see him with his Beat and The Selecter. He was the baby of The Beat. Too young. RIP.
  Topic: Specials new single on the radio
Derry Jammers

Replies: 23
Views: 11492

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2018 6:34 pm   Subject: Specials new single on the radio
Heard it on Monday on Steve Lamacqs show. I have to say I was not at all impressed when I first heard it. Ive listened to it about twice a day since. Its a definite grower.
  Topic: The Beat ft Ranking Roger New LP
Derry Jammers

Replies: 3
Views: 1987

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Nov 01, 2018 6:28 pm   Subject: The Beat ft Ranking Roger New LP
A week before Encore, Rogers Beat are releasing another album of new music. Public Confidential. At least its not pledge. 25/01/19

http://www.resident-music.com/productdetails&product_id=59283 ...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
Derry Jammers

Replies: 101
Views: 34696

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Thu Nov 01, 2018 6:23 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
It's good to see these previews. Yet coming from an era where reviews generally came out a week or so prior to release, or on the date itself, at the same time it's a little odd to have so much inform ...
  Topic: Encore - the new LP due in February
Derry Jammers

Replies: 101
Views: 34696

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2018 12:18 pm   Subject: Encore - the new LP due in February
I am looking forward to hearing the new songs on record of course but it should be The Fun Boy Three Encore seeing as 2/3 of that band are on board. If you include Rico and Dick (RIP Rico and JB) its ...
  Topic: Dave Wakelings Beat First Single 5/4/18
Derry Jammers

Replies: 0
Views: 1816

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Tue Apr 03, 2018 9:27 pm   Subject: Dave Wakelings Beat First Single 5/4/18
Just found this for Thursday morning.

http://englishbeat.net/exclusive-bbc-radio2-play-of-how-can-you-stand-there/
  Topic: The Selecter/ Daylight
Derry Jammers

Replies: 18
Views: 8057

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:36 pm   Subject: The Selecter/ Daylight
Got Pauline to sign a copy of Daylight CD for me at the Roundhouse a month ago. Still not had time to play it yet.
  Topic: The Specials / On TV 1979 - 1981
Derry Jammers

Replies: 33
Views: 23777

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sun Nov 05, 2017 9:32 pm   Subject: The Specials / On TV 1979 - 1981
Cheers for that mangerie. I'd totally forgotten about Razzmatazz. Now to find the clip on youtube. ??!!!??!?
  Topic: The Specials / On TV 1979 - 1981
Derry Jammers

Replies: 33
Views: 23777

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Sat Nov 04, 2017 12:31 pm   Subject: The Specials / On TV 1979 - 1981
Similar subject. Different band.
Madness did a performance of Shut Up on Runaround or some kids show like that in the spring of 1981, about 3/4/5 months before it saw a single release. It was a tota ...
  Topic: Phoenix City All-stars / Searching For The Young Ska Rebels
Derry Jammers

Replies: 31
Views: 26492

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2017 4:37 pm   Subject: Phoenix City All-stars / Searching For The Young Ska Rebels
Been a year since we were last updated. This isn't happening.
Sean I will be emailing you at the supplied email address soon for a refund when i can find my paypal invoice. A shame.
  Topic: Selling old vinyls
Derry Jammers

Replies: 15
Views: 9377

PostForum: The Specials   Posted: Mon Nov 21, 2016 9:04 pm   Subject: Selling old vinyls
Ebay is very time consuming but can be lucrative. The dealers will give you as little as possible. They need to make a healthy profit. You need to get a list together as there may be people here that ...
  Topic: Toots & The Maytals +Pama Intl -Nottingham & Norwich
Derry Jammers

Replies: 6
Views: 4819

PostForum: Upcoming Events   Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2016 8:39 pm   Subject: Toots & The Maytals +Pama Intl -Nottingham & Norwich
I am willing to wait a little longer Sean to see if you can garner more interest.
BUT.
Update us on a more regular basis especially if a question is asked please.
  Topic: Phoenix City All-stars / Searching For The Young Ska Rebels
Derry Jammers

Replies: 31
Views: 26492

PostForum: General Music   Posted: Mon Sep 26, 2016 8:36 pm   Subject: Phoenix City All-stars / Searching For The Young Ska Rebels
Hi all,

Despite our best efforts to get this release out there, there simply hasn't been enough demand for it. Usually this wouldn't be an issue but with the amount of albums we're working through ...
 
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