Trilby Records

Rude Boy George
06/10/2016
Darren Costin, Nicholas Feldman, Jack Hues

Story

Love and Dancing is the second collection of 80's new wave tracks that the band has recorded in a ska and reggae style. Instead of releasing all the songs together as an album, the band will be releasing a song and video a month over the rest of 2016 with a goal of having all 10 songs compiled in the collection by the end of the year. 

The album is called "Love and Dancing" because the songs the band has recorded so far are all about the ups and downs of love and the joys of dancing. It also pays homage to the Human League who had a side project called The League Unlimited Orchestra and released a remix of their "Dare" album with that title in the early 80's. 

The first release from the album in April 2016 is a punky ska/new wave version of Soft Cell's "Tainted Love" which itself was a cover of the 1960's northern soul classic recorded by Gloria Jones. 

The second release from the album in May 2016 is a 2-Tone/reggae version of The Cure's 1985 UK hit "Close To Me" from their studio album "The Head on The Door." 

The third release from the album in June 2016 is a bouncy reggae version of Wang Chung's "Dance Hall Days" which was a hit on both sides of the Atlantic in 1984. 

Check out videos for tracks here: 
Tainted Love: www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgenDdVPhLY 
Close To Me: youtu.be/C-P3hTCrRiM 
Dance Hall Days: youtu.be/uJsEhM4_2U4

credits

released June 10, 2016 

Songs performed by: 

Roger Apollon - lead vocals 
Pamela Buckley - keyboards, piano and synths 
Jackie Chasen - saxophone, clarinet, flute, vocals 
Jesse Gosselin - guitar 
Dave Heise - drums 
Megg Howe - lead vocals 
Marc Wasserman - bass 

1. Tainted Love (Cobb) 
2. Close To Me (Smith) 
3. Dance Hall Days (Costin, Feldman, Hues) 

All songs recorded and engineered by by James Dellatacoma at Orange Music Sound Studios in West Orange, NJ 

Tainted Love mixed and mastered by James Dellatacoma at Orange Music Sound Studios in West Orange, NJ 

Close To Me and Dance Hall Days mixed and mastered by Wayne "Waylo" Lothian in Los Angeles, CA 

***Rude Boy George has secured mechanical license(s) pursuant to Section 115 of the United States Copyright Act from the Rightsholder(s) of the compositions listed above.
Rude Boy George
05/06/2016
Robert Smith

Story

Love and Dancing is the second collection of 80's new wave tracks that the band has recorded in a ska and reggae style. Instead of releasing all the songs together as an album, the band will be releasing a song and video a month over the rest of 2016 with a goal of having all 10 songs compiled in the collection by the end of the year. 

The album is called "Love and Dancing" because the songs the band has recorded so far are all about the ups and downs of love and the joys of dancing. It also pays homage to the Human League who had a side project called The League Unlimited Orchestra and released a remix of their "Dare" album with that title in the early 80's. 

The first release from the album in April 2016 is a punky ska/new wave version of Soft Cell's "Tainted Love" which itself was a cover of the 1960's northern soul classic recorded by Gloria Jones. 

The second release from the album in May 2016 is a 2-Tone/reggae version of The Cure's 1985 UK hit "Close To Me" from their studio album "The Head on The Door." 

Check out videos for both tracks here: 
Tainted Love: www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgenDdVPhLY 
Close To Me: youtu.be/C-P3hTCrRiM

credits

released May 6, 2016 

Songs performed by: 

Roger Apollon - lead vocals 
Pamela Buckley - keyboards, piano and synths 
Jackie Chasen - saxophone, clarinet, flute, vocals 
Jesse Gosselin - guitar 
Dave Heise - drums 
Megg Howe - lead vocals 
Marc Wasserman - bass 

1. Tainted Love (Cobb) 
2. Close To Me (Smith) 

All songs recorded and engineered by by James Dellatacoma at Orange Music Sound Studios in West Orange, NJ 

Tainted Love mixed and mastered by James Dellatacoma at Orange Music Sound Studios in West Orange, NJ 

Close To Me mixed and mastered by Wayne "Waylo" Lothian in Los Angeles, CA 

***Rude Boy George has secured mechanical license(s) pursuant to Section 115 of the United States Copyright Act from the Rightsholder(s) of the compositions listed above.

 

Rude Boy George
04/07/2016
Ed Cobb

Story

Love and Dancing is the second collection of 80's new wave tracks that the band has recorded in a ska and reggae style. Instead of releasing all the songs together as an album, the band will be releasing a song and video a month over the rest of 2016 with a goal of having all 10 songs compiled in the collection by the end of the year. 

The album is called "Love and Dancing" because the songs the band has recorded so far are all about the ups and downs of love and joys of dancing. It also pays homage to the Human League who had a side project called The League Unlimited Orchestra and released a remix of their "Dare" album with that title in the early 80's.. 

The first release from the album is a punky ska/new wave version of Soft Cell's "Tainted Love" which itself was a cover of the 1960's northern soul classic recorded by Gloria Jones 

If you enjoy the recorded version of the song, be sure to check out the video on YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=BgenDdVPhLY

credits

released April 7, 2016 

Tainted Love is performed by: 

Roger Apollon - lead vocals 
Pamela Buckley - keyboards, piano and synths 
Jackie Chasen - saxophone, vocals 
Jesse Gosselin - guitar 
Dave Heise - drums 
Megg Howe - lead vocals 
Marc Wasserman - bass 

Tainted Love is produced and engineered by James Dellatacoma 
Recorded by James Dellatacoma at Orange Music Sound Studios in West Orange, NJ 
Mixed and Mastered by James Dellatacoma at Orange Music Soung 
Studios in West Orange, NJ 

Tainted Love (Cobb) 

***Rude Boy George has secured mechanical license(s) pursuant to Section 115 of the United States Copyright Act from the Rightsholder(s) of the compositions listed above.

Soul Mates

by Heavensbee

Released 2015
Trilby Records
Released 2015
Trilby Records
Dark, soulful dub pop reggae.
NOTES
Dub Pop trio Heavensbee formed in New York City in 2015 around the talents of Roger Apollon Jr., Megg Howe and Marc Wasserman who have all played in a variety of ska and reggae groups together and separately including Bigger Thomas, Across The Aisle and Rude Boy George. Seeking to create a unique brand of dark torch songs, the three holed up for six months over the late winter and early spring of 2015 in a tiny …
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