100% Ska Podcast – Ep. 207 – 2-Tone 40th Anniversary Celebration

Your weekly dose of a ska DJ trying to emulate your favorite old college radio show. Always 100% Vinyl and always fueled by Jamaican rum!

This week we celebrate the 40th anniversary release of The Special AKA “Gangsters”, and with it the 2-Tone label, along with the 2-Clone and 2-Influenced bands of the era! We’ve got some great, rarely heard tracks mixed in here, hope you enjoy!

This week’s tracklist:

The Offenders – 2Tone Time
The Special AKA – Gangsters
Madness – The Prince
The Selecter – Too Much Pressure
The English Beat – Can’t Get Used to Losing You
Laurel Aitken & The Unitone
The Riffs – Darling
Bad Manners – Just a Feeling
The Bodysnatchers – Let’s Do Rocksteady
Skunks – C’est Eski C’est Eska
Vodska – Therese
Heavy Manners – Flaming First
The Boxboys – American Masquerade
Graduate – Elvis Should Play Ska
Headline – Carolina
The Rude Boys – Blue Beat Baby
Cairo – I Like Bluebeat
The Selecter – The Selecter