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Trojan - Get Ready, Do Rock Steady 10x7" Vinyl Box Set


Trojan - Get Ready, Do Rock Steady 10x7" Vinyl Box Set


20 of Trojan's rarest and most collectable rock steady recordings from 1967 to 1968.
Featuring; The Overtakers, Dermott Lynch, Roland Alphonse, Justin Faithful, The Virtues and more.

The successor of ska and precursor to reggae, rock steady originated in Jamaica in the summer of 1966 and for the next two years dominated the island's musical landscape. During this brief, yet intensely creative period, many of the foundation stones for the modern Jamaican music industry were laid by some of the greatest talents ever to emerge on the Caribbean music scene.

'Get Ready... Do Rock Steady' brings together reproductions of 10 of the most collectable rock steady 7" singles of all time. Pressed on high-quality vinyl and presented in stylishly designed sleeves, the 10 x 7" box also contains a card insert featuring a fascinating essay on the development of the rock steady sound.


SINGLE 1 [TBX - 021]
A –Dermott Lynch I've Got Your Number
B –Dermott Lynch Hot Shot

SINGLE 2 [TBX - 022]
A –Austin Faithful I'm In A Rocking Mood
B –Roland Alphonso & The Beverley's All Stars* Stream Of Life

SINGLE 3 [TBX - 023]
A –Phyllis Dillon Perfidia
B –Phyllis Dillon It's Rocking Time

SINGLE 4 [TBX - 024]
A –The Overtakers That's The Way You LIke It
B –The Overtakers The Big Take Over

SINGLE 5 [TBX - 025]
A –Joe White Pretty Girl
B –Dermott Lynch You Went Away

SINGLE 6 [TBX - 026]
A –The Ethiopians Engine 54
B –The Ethiopians Give Me Your Love

SINGLE 7 [TBX - 027]
A –The Creations  Holding Out
B –The Creations  Get On Up

SINGLE 8 [TBX - 028]
A –The Termites Love Up Kiss Up
B –Tommy McCook & The Supersonics Second Fiddle

SINGLE 9 [TBX - 029]
A –The Techniques I Wish It Would Rain
B –The Techniques There Comes A Time

SINGLE 10 [TBX - 030]
A –The Virtues  High Tide
B –Rupie Edwards & The Virtues Falling In Love (With You)

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