Various Artists – Two Tone Treasures: 12 X 7″ Singles Box Set *Pre-Order

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Release Date Friday 15th November
All pre-orders will be ready for collection on that date.

Various:
Two Tone Treasures
12 X 7″ Sinlges Box Set 
Label: Chrysalis Records

TWO TONE RECORDS was created in 1979 by The Specials founder Jerry Dammers. The label spawned a youth movement and a number of well-known artists and singles through the its tenure including the aforementioned Specials with key singles ‘Gangsters’, the UK Number 1 singles ‘Too Much Too Young’ and ‘Ghost Town’. They also helped launch the careers of Madness with ‘The Prince’, The Beat with ‘Tears of A Clown’, The Selecter with ‘On My Radio’ and The Bodysnatchers with ‘Let’s Do Rock Steady’. The label ended its chart run of singles with ‘Nelson Mandela’ by The Special AKA.   

  • This 40th Anniversary 7” collection has been curated by Jerry Dammers, selecting his favourite 12 singles released on the label between 1979 and 1984.
  • Presented with their original sleeve designs in a bespoke 1960’s style carry case along with a Two Tone 7” slipmat and an art card signed by Jerry Dammers.

TRACK LISTING:

Disc 1 – Side A
1. Gangsters
Disc 1 – Side B
1. The Selecter

Disc 2 – Side A
1. The Prince
Disc 2 – Side B
1. Madness

Disc 3 – Side A
1. On My Radio
Disc 3 – Side
B1. Too Much Pressure

Disc 4 – Side A
1. A Message to You Rudy (feat Rico)
Disc 4 – Side B
1. Nite Klub (feat Rico)

Disc 5 – Side A
1. The Tears of a Clown
Disc 5 – Side B
1. Ranking Full Stop

Disc 6 – Side A
1. Too Much Too Young (Live) /
2. The Guns Of Navarone (Live)
Disc 6 – Side B
1. Skinhead Symphony (Live)

Disc 7 – Side A
1. Three Minute Hero
Disc 7 – Side B
1. James Bond

Disc 8 – Side A
1. Let’s Do Rock Steady
Disc 8 – Side B
1. Ruder Than You

Disc 9 – Side A
1. Stereotype
Disc 9 – Side B
1. International Jet Set

Disc 10 – Side A
1. Sea Cruise
Disc 10 – Side B
1. Carolina

Disc 11 – Side A
1. Ghost Town / 2. Why? (Edit)
Disc 11 – Side B
1. Friday Night, Saturday Morning

Disc 12 – Side A
1. Nelson Mandela
Disc 12 – Side B
1. Break Down The Door