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Various - The Story Of Blue Beat - The Best In Ska 1961 Part 1

£9.99 GBP
SUNRDD004

Format: 2CD

The second 25 releases from the fledgling Blue Beat label plus Bonus tracks from subsidiary labels, Melodisc and Limbo from 1961.

CD one features all the 'A' sides whilst CD two features all the 'B' sides, and includes many rare and sought after tracks.

Listen to 'Carolina' by The Folkes Brothers & Count Ossie Afro-Combo here - http://bit.ly/IHNj1r

CD1 (THE A-SIDES)

1. Tonk Game - Hank Marr
2. Midnight Track - Errol Dixon & The Blue Beats
3. Mash! Mr. Lee - Byron Lee & The Dragonaires
4. Rock Baby - The Wiggans
5. Carolina - The Folkes Brothers & Count Ossie Afro-Combo
6. Now We Know - Derrick Morgan & Eric Morris with Trenton Spence & His Orchestra
7. Miss Rubberneck Jones - Titus Turner
8. Jack And Jill Shuffle - Theophilus Beckford with Clue J. & His City Slickers
9. River Jordan - Clancy Eccles & Hersan & His City Slickers
10. Leave Earth - Derrick Morgan & Clue J. & His Blues Busters
11. Over The River - The Jiving Juniors & Hersan & His City Slickers
12. Lover's Jive - Neville Esson & Clue J & His Blues Blasters
13. No More Wedding - The Mellowlarks & Clue J & Blues Blasters
14. Do Du Wap - Chuck & Dobby & Aubrey Adams & His Dudroppers
15. Bar Tender - Laurel Aitken & The Blue Beats
16. Creation - Lascelles Perkins & Clue J & His Blues Blasters
17. Lonely Boy - The Charmers & Hersan & His City Slickers
18. Sinners Weep & Mourn - Owen Gray & Hersan & His City Slickers
19. Honey Please - Bobby Kingdom & The Blue Beats
20. Satchmo's Mash Potato - Girl Satchmo & The Swinging Mashers
21. Mama Shut Your Door - Errol Dixon & The Back Beats
22. Verona - Jimmy Sinclair & the Trenton Spence Orchestra
23. Times Are Going - Martin & Derrick & Sir Cavaliers Combo

Bonus Tracks

24. I Need Some Loving - The Blues Busters & Luther 'Wee Willie' Williams & His Orchestra
25. You Didn't Want To Know - Azie Lawrence & The Carib Serenaders

CD2 (THE B-SIDES)

1. Hob- Nobbin' - Hank Marr
2. Anytime Anywhere - Errol Dixon & The Blue Beats
3. Help Me Forget - Keith Lyn & Byron Lee & The Dragonaires
4. Let's Sing The Blues - The Wiggans
5. I Met A Man - The Folkes Brothers & Count Ossie Afro- Combo
6. Nights Are Lonely - Derrick Morgan with Trenton Spence & His Orchestra
7. Way Down Yonder - Titus Turner
8. Little Lady - Theophilus Beckford with Clue J. & His City Slickers
9. I Live & I Love - Clancy Eccles & Hersan 7 His City Slickers
10. Wigger Wee Shuffle - Derrick Morgan & Clue J. & His Blues Busters
11. Hip Rup - The Jiving Juniors & Hersan & His City Slickers
12. Wicked & Dreadful - Neville Esson & Clue J & His Blues Blasters
13. Lite Of My Life - The Mellowlarks & Clue J & Blues Blasters
14. I Love My Teacher - Chuck & Dobby & Aubrey Adams & His Dudroppers
15. Mash Potato Boogie - Laurel Aitken The Blue Beats
16. Lonely Robin - Lascelles Perkins & Clue J & His Blues Blasters
17. I'm Going Back Home - The Charmers & Hersan & His City Slickers
18. Get Down - Owen Gray & Hersan & His City Slickers
19. That's My Girl - Bobby Kingdom & The Blue Beats
20. Darling - Girl Satchmo & The Swinging Mashers
21. Too Much Whisky - Errol Dixon & The Back Beats
22. To Prove My Love - Jimmy Sinclair & The Trenton Spence Orchestra
23. I Love You Baby - Martin & Derrick & Sir Cavaliers Combo

Bonus tracks

24. Pleading For Mercy - The Blues Busters & Luther 'Wee Willie' Williams & His Orchestra
25. Want To Be In Love - Azie Lawrence & The Carib Serenaders