Was doing a bit of random browsing earlier and spotted this official Trojan Records t-shirt. So as it’s going to be a hot one this weekend and beyond, I’m flagging it up.
Love a bit of rocksteady? You might love what The Temperaments are doing then.
Michael Mulligan checks out the recent bargain compilation of original Jamaican grooves.
If you want to give your coffee table a treat, check out Soundsystem!: Men to to Dancehall: 60 years of Original Reggae Album Cover Art, which looks like a great book to have hanging around the living room.
This playlist is a bit random, as it’s a mix of tracks between myself, Dave Edwards and a number of you via the Facebook and Twitter pages. The result is a Spotify playlist called Ska Night.
To mark 50 years since Jamaican independence, Trojan Records is releasing a clutch of albums, including rarities and a tasty vinyl 45.
Fans of ska (in the Manchester area) might want to check out the upcoming Shake n Bake night at Band on the Wall.
What actually is ‘mod’ music? Depending on who you ask, it could be either R&B, soul, ska, beat, jazz or even power pop. So where do you start? By checking out our list of the best mod compilations currently available to buy, that’s where.