Click Here For More Info On Cavanaugh!
Advertise On UGHH
Return To HomepageCUSTOMER SERVICE: 1-617-652-8222 (Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM EST)

 snowboy presents new vintage vol 1
 snowboy presents new vintage vol 1 snowboy presents new vintage vol 1

Various Artists (Snowboy Presents): New Vintage Vol. 1

Black Vinyl ImportVinyl LP Record [2LP]
List Price:$26.98
You Save:$5.99 (22%)
No Longer Available

(Get e-mailed if ever back in stock)

  • Gatefold
Add to FacebookAdd to TwitterAdd to PinterestEmail This

Product Details


If I'm known for anything it will probably be as a Latin Percussionist, Band Leader, Recording Artist and a DJ of different permutations and era's of Jazz, Latin, Funk and Soul, so no one was more surprised than I when Wayne Hemingway MBE contacted me and offered me a job as a curator at the inaugural and enormous 'Vintage' festival at Goodwood on the Sussex Downs in 2010. I was honoured and flattered that Wayne said that he'd been told that I know a lot about many styles of music. Whether that's correct or not, I've been a music writer, reviewer and CD compiler for years and have even written a music history book ("From Jazz Funk And Fusion To Acid Jazz"). I have a very varied 30,000 piece record collection which started in earnest in the early 1970's. I am just one of these boring people that just retains all kinds of musical facts and figures that make people glaze-over when I talk to them, so it's great to put that knowledge to some use at last. So here I am now at 'Vintage': the curator of 1940's music and entertainment in the 2,000 capacity 'Torch Ballroom'.

On my journey as a musician over the last 30 years I've met many artists and musicians, and it recently occurred to me that I know virtually everybody on this compilation. It is a very small world indeed. I'm very excited that BBE have given me the opportunity of doing this album as it's something I've wanted to do for years. There are so many artists around making amazing period-influenced music that I thought it would be great to see a compilation mixing it up. This would have been the first time it'd been done but I got pipped to the post by the very friendly US Vintage connoisseur, promoter and musician, David Gasten (his CD 'This Is Vintage Now' introduced us to the delights of Caro Emerald infact), but nevertheless, I have a different take on it. With a backlash against bleak, sterile chart music, it excites me to see the huge worldwide public interest in artists such as Amy Winehouse, Imelda May, Kitty Daisy and Lewis, James Hunter, Sharon Jones, Eli 'Paperboy' Reed, Caro Emerald and (don't shoot me) even Paloma Faith in places. She was very, very ingrained in that whole underground vintage burlesque world. No one can deny that. Through their influence and exposure it means that there's a chance that thousands of other similar dedicated artists may get noticed too.

As all the bands on here are current, you may be surprised to see that I've included Crazy Cavan and the Rhythm Rockers 'Teddy Boy Rock And Roll'. They've recently celebrated 40 years together and I wanted to acknowledge that achievement. They're still out there doing it too, and that makes them current.

Personally, I'm not keen on the term 'retro'. To me that say's "A thing of the past". Whether you're keen on the term 'Vintage' or not (and some of the artists here are not comfortable with that term), a definition in the Collins Dictionary is "Representative of the best and most typical". There you have it. Of all the amazing artists on here, I have been very fortunate that BBE have somehow managed to license a track by virtually every single major artist and group making waves in that world today too. You're in for a treat.

Track Listing

1. Darrel Higham & The Enforcers - 'Baby, Take Me Back'
Producer: Darrel Higham
Year: 2007
2. Laura B & The Moonlighters - 'That's A Pretty Good Love'
Year: 2010
3. Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings - 'She Ain't A Child No More'
Producer: Bosco Mann
Year: 2010
4. Speedometer - 'Ain't Going To Thursford'
Year: 2006
5. Eli 'Paperboy' Reed & The Trueloves - 'The Satisfier'
Producer: Ed Valauskas
6. The Perceptions feat. Fred Wesley - 'Running The Risk'
Year: 2008
7. James Hunter - 'Kick It Around'
8. Snowboy & The Latin Section feat. James Hunter - 'I've Got To Learn To Mambo'
Producer: Mark Cotgrove
Year: 2011
9. Ray Gelato & Kai Hoffman - 'That Old Black Magic'
Year: 2010
10. Ondrej Havelka & His Melody Makers - 'Sing, Sing, Sing'
Producer: H. Zalcik
Year: 2000
11. Si Cranstoun - 'Dynamo'
Year: 2010
12. Imelda May - 'Stop Whistlin' Wolf'
Producer: Darrel Higham
Year: 2002
13. Crazy Cavan & The Rhythm Rockers - 'Teddy Boy Rock And Roll'
Year: 1974
14. Rich Clifford & The Saddows - 'Find Me A Golden Street'
Year: 2011
15. The Rapiers - 'Green Jeans'
Year: 2011
16. Kitty, Daisy and Lewis - 'Don't Make A Fool Out Of Me'
Year: 2011
17. The James Taylor Quartet - 'Blow Up'
Producers: James Taylor; Alan Crockford
Year: 1987
18. Steve Hooker - 'Sugar Devil'
Year: 2009
19. Big Boy Bloater & The Limits - 'Big Fat Trap'
Year: 2011
20. Magnus Carlson & The Moon Ray Quintet - 'From Now On'
Year: 2011
21. Kings Go Forth - 'One Day'

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought

Reviews and Comments

Your Name:

Location (City, Country):

How Many Stars Do You Give This Item?

Review This Item:

Review Guidelines:
• The recommended review length is 75 to 300 words.
• Your review should focus on specific reasons you like this item.
• The best reviews include not only whether you liked or disliked this item, but also why.

What not to include:
• Commenting on other reviews visible on the page. Other reviews and their position on the page are subject to change without notice.
• Profanity, obscenities, or spiteful remarks.
• Single-word reviews. We want to know why you liked or disliked the item.
• Phone numbers, mail addresses, URLs.
Type to the left to leave a comment about this item - your comment will show right here!
Order Processing Details:
Overnight: Guaranteed delivery 1 to 2 days after processing.
Priority: 2 to 3 days after processing.
First Class: Estimated 3 to 4 days after processing (shipments under 16 oz. are given this option).
Standard: Estimated 4 to 6 days after processing.
Flat Rate: Estimated 2 to 7 days (varies based on location) after processing.

For other frequently asked questions, please see our store help section.

PayPal Logo

Copyright ©1997-2016, LLC ® and, LLC ®. All Rights Reserved.