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A real 2 Tone classic!

Advantages: Catchy, listenable and memorable
Disadvantages: Its quite short and difficult to get hold of.

I had herd the Single Celebrate the Bullet on a live ska revival album I liked it so much I download the studio album version and it was great, so I decided to take a chance on the whole album. It seems to be one of those rare albums where I like every ...

AJUK 07.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Celebrate The Bullet - Selecter (The)

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The Best of the Beat

Advantages: Great beats, great lyrics, brilliant songs - all hits
Disadvantages: Couple of songs not so hot

I bought this recently and was amazed at how many songs I still new the words to that still had me bopping away - some great vocals and unexpected harmonies. Unfortunately, as with most greatest hits, the insert fails to provide lyrics, but does give a g ...

Sherish 04.05.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Best Of The Beat, The - Beat (The)

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Ska at its best

Advantages: A brilliant collection of one of the greatest ever ska bands
Disadvantages: your own faveourites might be missing.

The Selecter are one of the best, and yet understated Ska Bands of the late 70's and 80's. They have a unique sound that is quite different from other ska music that was around at the same time such as one of the most famous ska bands 'The Specials'. The ...

priesty8899 10.06.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Greatest Hits - Selecter (The)

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More Specials -The Specials (re-mastered )

Advantages: inteligent varied original
Disadvantages: their last record as a group

...Some are born great,as the saying goes ,others have greatness thrust upon them,and in the case of The Specials it seems not only did they achieve greatness with their debut album "Specials",but had even more greatness thrust upon them by an over expecta ...

terriano 15.10.2006 · Read full review
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Review of More Specials [ECD] [Remastered] - Specials (The)

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