Laurence Cane-Honeysett - The Story Of Trojan Records BOOKSKU: 9781785630781
Founded in 1968, as part of a deal with Island Records, Trojan's mission was to bring Jamaican music to the world. Over the subsequent half a century it has done just that, releasing many of the defining albums of ska, rocksteady, dub and reggae from artists including The Upsetters, Jimmy Cliff, Desmond Dekker, The Maytals, Dennis Brown, John Holt, Lee 'Scratch' Perry and Bob Marley and the Wailers, as well as the hugely popular Tighten Up! compilations. The Story of Trojan Records is the definitive history of the label and a landmark publication for reggae enthusiasts.
A lavish, fully illustrated coffee table book – a musthave for reggae fans.
An official history, from the label’s archivist, historian and general manager.
Includes hundreds of photographs, record sleeves, labels and archive material, much of it not seen for many years.
Format: 10" x 10", full colour and hardcover.
Year of publication: 2020
Number of pages: 290