RK proudly pres The BLUEBEATERS!Published on Lunedì, 22 Settembre 2014
RK45 057 The BLUEBEATERS Catch That Teardrop / Toxic (ltd edition 45 vinyl / Digital Download). Release date 22 September 2014. Order the ltd edition vinyl on Bandcamp. (Watch out ltd edition 600 wordlwide)
As long term super fans of the project we’re really proud to present you The BLUEBEATERS on Record Kicks. The Italian all-stars Ska/RockSteady/Soul combo lands on RK with 2 new tracks Toxic (One Drop version) and Catch That Teardrop coming out next 22 of September on ltd edition 45 vinyl and digital download. Produced by The Bluebeaters, recorded by Simone Squillario and Gianni Condina and mixed by Tommaso Colliva (Calibro 35) at Toomi Labs studio in London, the double-sider 45 features a storming early Jamaican cover up version of pop single Toxic by Britney Spears - Yes that Toxic! - able to set every dancefloor ON FIRE! On the B-side Catch That Teardrop, a Northern soul/R&b single originally recorded in 1962 by The Five Royales from Winston-Salem, North Carolina!
Active since 1994 with 4 studio albums for King Size Records, V2 and Universal and several gold records under the belt, The Bluebeaters are top musicians in love with vintage Jamaican sounds: Ska, Rock Steady, Rhythm&Blues and Soul of legends like the Skatalites, Alton Ellis, Prince Buster and Delroy Wilson. After a short pause, the rude boys are back with a "new" lineup feat. Pat Cosmo (Casino Royale) on vocals, Mr T-Bone on trombone, Paolo De Angelo Parpaglione on sax, Gianluca Cato Senatore (Soulful Orchestra) on guitar, Pakko replacing Sheldon Gregg on bass, Countferdi (one drop) on drums and Enphy Cuccu replacing Peter Truffa on piano. The guys are currently on Tour, catch all dates on facebook.com/TheBlueBeaters and don't miss them live!