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  Topic: 2 Tone Treasures TMTY Mispress
Derry Jammers

Replies: 2
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PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Mon Sep 14, 2020 9:07 pm   Subject: 2 Tone Treasures TMTY Mispress
Not seen this mentioned anywhere. My treasures TMTY is a mispress. Noticed this when looking at the vinyl when it first came before xmas. Counted two quiet spots on the A-Side instead of the B-Side an ...
  Topic: The new cd box set
Derry Jammers

Replies: 19
Views: 1451

PostForum: General Chat   Posted: Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:53 pm   Subject: The new cd box set
Played through the first 3 discs at the weekend. Cant wait until I get to disc 8 and finally get to hear the AKA version of Bright Eyes.
  Topic: Vinnie Jones / Lip up Fatty
Derry Jammers

Replies: 22
Views: 9070

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: 5966

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: 6350

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: 2584

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: 4740

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: 11571

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: 4740

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: 13235

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: 15168

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: 3032

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: 46171

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: 46171

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: 2697

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: 10194

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: 28073

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: 28073

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: 29536

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: 11021

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 ...
 
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