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Gangsters - The Specials - The Specials (Cassette, Album)

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  1. A perfect moment in time captured on vinyl forever, such is the Specials' eponymous debut album; it arrived in shops in the middle of October and soared into the U.K. Top Five. It was an utter revelation -- except for anyone who had seen the band on-stage, for the album was at its core a studio recording of their live set, and at times even masquerades as a gig.
  2. Specials - Gangsters: Tracklist (Vinyl) A: Gangsters: B: The Selecter: * Items below may differ depending on the release. The Specials Discography Price Guide Recently Listed Email Alerts Refine Search Results. Artist: Title: Label: Cat Num: Barcode: Genre.
  3. Gangsters This song is by The Specials and appears on the album The Specials () on the compilation album The Singles Collection ().
  4. The Specials first single, released when they were still known as The Special A.K.A.. Also the first release on *2Tone Records, number TT1.
  5. Notes First pressing of in plain white sleeve hand stamped THE SPECIAL A.K.A 'Gangsters' Vs THE SELECTER and with paper labels. Later pressings with paper labels and inside a company bag. Paper label pressing available with both a solid and a push out centre.
  6. Mar 14,  · View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Gangsters on Discogs. Label: Chrysalis - • Format: Vinyl 7 The Specials - Gangsters (, Vinyl) | Discogs/5(4).
  7. After a limited 5, copies of the track were distributed by the fledgling 2 Tone record label in May , as a double A-side along with The Selecter by label mates The Selecter, it was given a full release two months later, when it went on to reach no. 6 in the UK charts in the summer of , becoming both The Specials' and the 2 Tone label's first hit record.
  8. Everything in Gangsters was about that trip, and it was a brilliant trip in the end because it gave us our first hit record - can't complain about that." This song is credited to Special A.K.A., a name they returned to for some of The Specials later releases.

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