Various ‎– This Are Two Tone

Two-Tone Records ‎– CHR TT 5007
Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Pink Cover, non flip back sleeve, Walt poster

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A1 The Special A.K.A.* Gangsters
Producer – The Special A.K.A.*Written-By – J. Dammers*
A2 Madness Madness
Producer – A Clanger Production*Written-By – Campbell*
A3 The Selecter On My Radio
Producer – Roger LomasWritten-By – Davies*
A4 The Beat (2) Tears Of A Clown
Producer – Bob SargeantWritten-By – Cosby*, Robinson*, Wonder*
A5 The Specials Rudi, A Message To You
Producer – Elvis CostelloWritten-By – Thompson*
A6 The Selecter Too Much Pressure
Producer – Roger LomasWritten-By – Davies*
A7 The Bodysnatchers Too Experienced
Producer – Jerry DammersWritten-By – Black*
A8 The Beat (2) Rankin Full Stop
Producer – Bob SargeantWritten-By – The Beat (2)
A9 The Specials Too Much Too Young
Producer – Dave Jordan, Jerry DammersWritten-By – Dammers*, Charmers*
B1 The Selecter The Selecter
Producer – Roger LomasWritten-By – Bradbury*, Davies*
B2 The Specials Stereotype
Producer – Dave Jordan, Jerry DammersWritten-By – J. Dammers*
B3 The Swinging Cats Mantovani
Producer – Jerry Dammers, The Swinging CatsWritten-By – Lenoir*, Shipley*, Close*, Lukesch*
B4 The Specials Do Nothing
Producer – Dave JordanWritten-By – Dammers*, Golding*
B5 Rico* Jungle Music
Backing Band – The Special AKAProducer – Jerry DammersWritten-By – R. Rodriguez*
B6 Rhoda Dakar The Boiler
Backing Band – The Special AKAProducer, Arranged By – Jerry DammersWritten-By – J. Summers*, Joyce*, N. Summers*, Leyton*, Dakar*, Owens*, Barker*
B7 The Specials Ghost Town
Producer – John CollinsWritten-By – J. Dammers*

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This version has a non flip back sleeve and came with a Walt Jabso poster measuring 34" x 11.5"

℗ 1983 Chrysalis Records Ltd.
© 1983 Chrysalis Records Ltd.
Published by Chrysalis Records Ltd.
Adrian Thrills, May 1983

A1 to A6, A8, B1: ℗ 1979 Chrysalis Records Ltd
A7, A9, B2 to B4: ℗ 1980 Chrysalis Records Ltd
B5, B6: ℗ 1982 Chrysalis Records Ltd
B7: ℗ 1981 Chrysalis Records Ltd

Pink front cover with flipback sleeve also released see other listing, This Are Two Tone Group Photo poster included in some issues but earlier versions included the Walt Jabsco poster shown in the images with this listing, also released with a <a href="">Turquoise</a> cover).
Track A1 credited to The Specials on front cover.
Track title A8 printed as “Ranking Full Stop” on front cover and center label.
Track title B2 printed as “Stereotypes” on front cover.
Backing bands on B5 and B6 credited on center label only.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): CHR TT5007A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): CHR TT5007B
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped Runout A): CHRTT 5007 A//2∇420 P NOEL 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped Runout B): CHRTT 5007 B//∇420 P 1 4

Other Versions (5 of 20) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CHR TT 5007 Various This Are Two Tone(LP, Comp, Tur) Two-Tone Records CHR TT 5007 UK 1983 Sell This Version
L 38048, CHRTT5007 Various This Are Two Tone(LP, Comp, Pin) Two-Tone Records, Chrysalis L 38048, CHRTT5007 Australia 1983 Sell This Version
PVT 41425 Various This Are Two Tone(Cass, Comp) Chrysalis PVT 41425 US 1989 Sell This Version
ZCHR T5007, ZCHRT 5007 Various This Are Two Tone(Cass, Comp, Cle) Two-Tone Records, Chrysalis ZCHR T5007, ZCHRT 5007 UK 1983 Sell This Version
CHR TT 5007 Various This Are Two Tone(LP, Comp, Tur) Two-Tone Records CHR TT 5007 Ireland 1983 Sell This Version