lucy ford (dancecrasher) wrote in snobfreemixtape,
lucy ford

two ska mixes

awhile back, i made a set of ska mixes for a friend who wasn't familiar with the genre. i liked the mixes so much that i decided to make follow ups!

traditional (plus rocksteady and reggae) mix

desmond dekker: king of ska
lee "scratch" perry: doctor dick
peter tosh: hoot nanny hoot
derrick harriott: monkey ska
the upsetters: dollar in the teeth
rita marley & the soulettes: why should i?
susan cadogan: in the ghetto
alton ellis: keep on yearning
marcia griffiths: gypsy man
bob marley: so much trouble in the world
phyllis dillon: a thing of the past
kentrick patrick: don't stay out late
stranger cole: till my dying days
lord tanamo: i'm in the mood for ska
symarip: skinhead moonstomp
the gaylettes: son of a preacher man
alton ellis & phyllis dillon: remember that sunday
the ethiopians: train to skaville
freddie notes & the rudies: montego bay
ewan mcdermott & primo davidson: candy ska
millie small: my baby lollipop
eric "monty" morris: penny reel
amos clarke: chatty chatty woman
baba brooks & his band: girl's town ska
laurel aitken: hey, bartender!
hortense ellis: to the other woman
toots & the maytals: pressure drop
slim smith: the new boss

post-traditional mix

choking victim: crack rock steady
op. ivy: bankshot
mephiskapheles: bad john
bad manners: lip up, fatty
hepcat: comin' on strong
the aggrolites: money hungry woman
atmosphere: blamegame
no doubt: rock steady
petty booka: sitting in limbo
madness: so much trouble in the world
jonathan richman: egyptian reggae
mighty mighty bosstones: let's face it
rx bandits: teen idol
the specials: rude boys outta jail
slapstick: eighteen
less than jake: history of a boring town
big d and the kid's table: she won't ever figure it out
blue meanies: blah blah blah
sublime feat. gwen stefani: saw red
the skolars (telegraph): rude girl
madness: baggy trousers
mu330: tune me out
suicide machines: did you ever get a feeling of dread?
the clash: pressure drop
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