Derrick Morgan & Charlie Organaire ‎– There stands the glass (7")

75 kr

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Ska & Reggae Vinyl

Nedan följer historien om hur denna singel kom till (på engelska). Två ska giganter på A-sidan och en 70-tals gigant på B – sidan.

 

Track: A

A: Derrick Morgan & Charles Organaire – There Stands The Glass
B: Dennis Alcapone – Version Stand Alone

Morgan performed in Chicago for a Jamaican Oldies showcase at Mayne Stage. We asked Derrick if he was interested in recording a song while he was in town – and to our delight he said YES! Anthony from The Drastics had a country-reggae-ska themed project in the works under the alter-ego TECTONICS, he produced a version of the 1950’s Webb Pierce classic “There Stands The Glass” and suggested that Derrick Morgan would be a perfect fit. When we played the backing track to Derrick over a cellphone, he immediately knew the tune (of course!) and got excited to be part of this wonderful project. A year later we brought in Dennis Alcapone to Chicago for a Jamaican Oldies showcase – we thought to ourselves…let’s recreate those old 45s and have Dennis chat over the song that Derrick recorded a year earlier! A true DJ version on the flip! The project got shelved for a few years… but in 2018 Charlie Organaire went into the studio to play harmonica on the tune. It was finally complete.

Weight
0.08

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