James Bond and ska have ties going all the way back to 1962's "Dr. No" where James finds himself in Jamacia. Not only that, but ska band Byron Lee & the Dragonaires are even in the movie! I've picked some obvious and not so obvious songs for this episode. Enjoy this episode with a nice cocktail.
00:00 - Prince Buster - 007 (Dance Cleopatra Dance '72)
02:20 - Lyn Taitt & the Jets - el Casino Royale (el Casino Royal / Dee's Special '68)
04:55 - Tommy McCook - Goldfinger (Goldfinger / My Girl '65)
07:46 - Soweto - Honey Ryder (You Give Me Fever '08)
11:00 - Lloyd Charmers - Dollars and Bonds (Dollars and Bonds / Sound Familiar '70)
13:34 - the Skatalites - James Bond (Ball of Fire '92)
20:12 - the Butlers - Sock it to 'Em J.B. (Spare Shells comp '01)
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Session : 14 // Episode : 306 // Original Airdate : February 22nd, 2018