This Is Ska [Import]
- (United Kingdom - Import, 2PC)
- Artist: Bad Manners
- Format: CD
- Release Date:7/30/2013
Digitally remastered and expanded two CD edition of this collection from the British Ska band including seven bonus studio tracks as well as a bonus live CD. Originally released in as a single CD 1996 on Dojo Records, and later re-released later on Moon Ska in 1998, the bestselling album featured the best of Bad Manners indie Blue beat Records studio tracks recorded in the late 1980's plus some tracks from the bands Link Records Greatest Hits Live recorded at the same period. Featured are tracks such as 'Skaville UK' and the excellent cover of Laurel Aitken's 'Sally Brown' plus the Bad Manners and Longsy D collaboration '"Skacid" single - the UK Chart Top 40 hit 'This Is Ska'. Also included is the band's first ever indie single released on French label Squale Records in 1988 'Since You've Gone Away' and the ultra-rare Blue beat Records single 'Gonna Get Along Without You' by Bad Manners featuring Verona.