The Selecter Too Much Pressure 40th Anniversary

The Selecter Too Much Pressure 40th Anniversary

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Release Date 23/04/2021

 

INDIE EXCLUSIVE CLEAR VINYL
1 X 180 CLEAR VINYL + 1 X 40GM 7” CLEAR VINYL

THE SELECTER were one of the key bands of the ska revival in the late 70s and one of the few racially and sexually integrated bands on the scene. Vocalist Pauline Black wrote about sexism, racism, and social issues. Their debut release was the AA side of The Specials single ‘Gangsters’ in the summer of 1979, which only consisted of Neol Davies and John Bradbury (of The Specials) before quickly forming a full band by the end of the year.  Releasing their follow up single On My Radiowhich reached No. 6 in the UK charts.  Their debut album Too Much Pressurewas released in February 1980 and reached No. 5 in the UK charts. The album also included two further hit singles Three Minute Heroand Missing Words’.

 

This new half-speed cut/remaster of the Too Much Pressureincludes a bonus 7of the On My Radio’ single.

 

The vinyl sleeve is a 3mm spined sleeve, printed inner, 7single in its original 2 Tone sleeve and bellyband.