Gonna be a quick post today, 'cause it's snowing outside and I want to go play. It's a Bond doubleshot. Following last week's Gypsy brass cover of the Bond theme, I've been digging the variety of tracks on this great new release, from the Bond theme to "Ball of Fire." This is classic stuff, timeless and timely since the Skatalites are on tour, hitting Seattle's Studio Seven this Friday (see calendar).
[mp3] Skatalites: "James Bond Theme"
from the album In Orbit Vol. 1 (Xaymaca Records)
band site: skatalites.com
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