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THE BLUE BEAT LABEL 60 YEAR CELEBRATION ALBUM VINYL RELEASE.



THE BLUE BEAT LABEL SIXTY YEAR CELEBRATION ALBUM

‘BLUE BEAT IS BACK IN TOWN’

RELEASED FRIDAY DECEMBER 11th 2020.


In 1960 London Emil Shallit and Siggy Jackson launched The Blue Beat Label and in the process created one of the most iconic, legendary, best loved and acclaimed independent record labels of all time.


As part of the celebrations of 60 years of the label a 12" black vinyl version of the compilation album THE BLUE BEAT LABEL SIXTY YEAR CELEBRATION ALBUM ‘Blue Beat Is Back In Town’ will be released on Friday December 11th 2020.

The album release features tracks from and related to The Blue Beat Label's culture-shaping history.


THE BLUE BEAT LABEL SIXTY YEAR CELEBRATION ALBUM ‘Blue Beat Is Back In Town’ will go on sale on Friday December 11th.


The 12" black vinyl album, mastered at Abbey Road Studios, is presented in black vinyl with a printed inner sleeve.


This album celebrates the 60th anniversary of the legendary label.


Track-listing:

Side A

1. Blue Beat Is Back In Town - Marcus Upbeat

2. Boogie Rock - Laurel Aitken

3. Oh Carolina - The Folkes Brothers With The Count Ossie Afro-Combo

4. One Step Beyond - Madness

5. Miss Lulu - Derrick Morgan

6. Call Me My Pet - Owen Gray

7. Oh Babe (Sick & Tired) with (The Carib Beats) - Ewan & Jerry

8. Rough and Smooth (aka Rough and Tough) - Stranger Cole


Side B

1. Get Along With You Now – Bad Manners Featuring Verona

2. Rough Rider - The Beat

3. We’ll Have A Ball - The Marvels Featuring Donna Hinds

4. She’s So Sweet - Marcus & The Microdots

5. Laurel’s Boogie (London Single Version) - No.1 Station

6. Help Me Make It Through The Night - John Holt

7. Enjoy Yourself (It's Later Than You Think) - Jools Holland & Prince Buster


Release date.

12" Black vinyl LP: Friday 11th December, 2020

Pre order available now at Amazon and all good record stores.