1969 proved a pivotal year for Trojan and reggae as a whole. In the month’s following the company’s launch the previous summer, it was fast becoming a major force on the British music scene, its success propelled by the spending power of a new, powerful demographic that was successfully bringing reggae into the mainstream consciousness. Considered by many to be the best Trojan compilation LP.

Tighten Up

Trojan released a 12 track budget-priced set that would become an era defining collection and one of the most popular and influential Jamaican music album’s of all time: ‘Tighten Up Volume 2’. to be seen with the album sleeve under your arm was the height of fashion in 1969. Vinyl / 12″ Album Picture Disc (Limited Edition) available in store and online.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s