“By the latter half of the seventies, disco-mixes – extended versions of tracks – were de rigueur throughout popular music. The trend was particularly suited to reggae, as vocal cuts could be spliced with DJ or Dub cuts to create long-playing versions singles – and there was no greater exponent of the disco-mix format than [...]
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Trojan Records Limited Edition 7″ Vinyl Boxset, Celebrating Legendary Producer Duke Reid And The Treasure Isle Label.
“Prior to the advent of Rock Steady and Reggae, the irresistible sound of Ska dominated Jamaica’s music landscape. At the forefront of the island’s vibrant music scene throughout this time was the legendary producer and proprietor of the famed Treasure Isle liquor store, recording studio and label: Duke Reid. Collected within this box are faithful [...]