The Techniques

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Jamaican vocal group formed by Winston Riley in 1962 with the initial line-up also featuring Slim Smith, Franklyn White, and Freddie Waite (2). Their first single were "No One" released only in the UK in 1963. Their Jamaican debut came in 1965 with Arthur "Duke" Reid as the producer. Slim Smith left the group in 1966, to pursue a solo career at Studio One, and later forming The Uniques with Franklyn White. He was replaced by Pat Kelly. The group's line up changed regularly with Riley the only constant member. Other members in the late 1960s included Lloyd Parks, Bruce Ruffin, and Dave Barker (2).
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The Techniques Discography Tracks

Albums

The Techniques Little Did You Know (Album) Treasure Isle Jamaica 1966 Sell This Version
The Techniques - I'll Never Fall In Love album art The Techniques I'll Never Fall In Love (Album) Techniques Jamaica 1983 Sell This Version
The Techniques - Unforgettable Days album art The Techniques Unforgettable Days Techniques Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

none The Techniques - No One / Don't Do It album art The Techniques, Byron Lee And The Dragonaires The Techniques, Byron Lee And The Dragonaires - No One / Don't Do It(7") Kentone Records none Jamaica 1963 Sell This Version
The Techniques - Little Did You Know / Cool Smoke album art The Techniques / Don Drummond The Techniques / Don Drummond - Little Did You Know / Cool Smoke (Single) Treasure Isle Jamaica 1964 Sell This Version
none The Techniques - You Don't Know album art The Techniques, Baba Brooks Band* The Techniques, Baba Brooks Band* - You Don't Know(7") Treasure Isle none Jamaica 1965 Sell This Version
The Techniques Yea, Yea, Yea Not On Label Jamaica 1965 Sell This Version
The Techniques - Telling Lies album art The Techniques, Baba Brooks The Techniques, Baba Brooks - Telling Lies Treasure Isle Jamaica 1964 Sell This Version
FSP 6564 Federal The Techniques So Many Times(7", Single) Gay Feet FSP 6564 Federal Jamaica 1965 Sell This Version
none The Techniques - Cyrus / No One album art Mighty Avengers*, Byron Lee* Mighty Avengers*, Byron Lee* - Cyrus / No One(7", Single, Promo, W/Lbl, Sol) Rymska none UK 1966 Sell This Version
RA 104 The Techniques - You Should Never Do That / So Many Times album art The Gaylads / The Techniques The Gaylads / The Techniques - You Should Never Do That / So Many Times(7", Single, W/Lbl) Rymska RA 104 UK 1966 Sell This Version
The Techniques - You Don't Care / Down On Bond Street album art The Techniques You Don't Care / Down On Bond Street (Single) Trojan UK 1967 Sell This Version
The Techniques - Love Is A Gamble / Bad-Minded People album art The Techniques, Tommy McCook & The Supersonics The Techniques, Tommy McCook & The Supersonics - Love Is A Gamble / Bad-Minded People (Single) Treasure Isle Jamaica 1967 Sell This Version
The Techniques - Queen Majesty album art The Techniques Queen Majesty (Single) Treasure Isle UK 1967 Sell This Version
none The Techniques, Tommy McCook & The Supersonics The Techniques, Tommy McCook & The Supersonics - Love Is A Gamble / Bad-Minded People(7", Single) Treasure Isle none Jamaica 1967 Sell This Version
WIRL LH 1767 The Techniques - Dont Look For Trouble album art The Techniques Dont Look For Trouble(7") Gala (10) WIRL LH 1767 Jamaica 1967 Sell This Version
none The Techniques - Queen Majesty / My Girl album art The Techniques with Tommy McCook & The Supersonics The Techniques with Tommy McCook & The Supersonics - Queen Majesty / My Girl(7", Single) Treasure Isle none Jamaica 1967 Sell This Version
The Techniques - Run Come Celebrate / Let It Rain album art The Techniques With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics The Techniques With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics - Run Come Celebrate / Let It Rain (Single) Treasure Isle Jamaica 1968 Sell This Version
The Techniques There Comes a Time (Single) Treasure Isle Jamaica 1968 Sell This Version
The Techniques - My Girl / Drink Wine album art The Techniques With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics The Techniques With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics - My Girl / Drink Wine (Single) Treasure Isle Jamaica 1968 Sell This Version
The Techniques - Man Of My Word / The Time Has Come album art The Techniques Man Of My Word / The Time Has Come (Single) Duke Records (2) UK 1968 Sell This Version
The Techniques - It's You I Love album art The Techniques With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics The Techniques With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics - It's You I Love (Single) Treasure Isle UK 1968 Sell This Version
Techniques* / Gloria And Franklin Techniques* / Gloria And Franklin - It's You I Love / I Am Sorry (Single) Duke Reid Greatest Hits Jamaica 1968 Sell This Version
The Techniques - There Comes A Time / I'm In The Mood For Love album art The Techniques With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics The Techniques With Tommy McCook & The Supersonics - There Comes A Time / I'm In The Mood For Love Treasure Isle Jamaica 1968 Sell This Version
DU-1 The Techniques - I Wish It Would Rain / There Comes A Time album art The Techniques I Wish It Would Rain / There Comes A Time(7") Duke Records (2) DU-1 UK 1968 Sell This Version