What's shakin', Stubborn Records posse? We hope the summer is treating you nicely! With the new items we have for you, it'd be hard to have a bad summer! In fact, we think this stuff will treat you right all year long! Check it out!

Contratempos - Algures, No Meio Do Nada CD {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=24046&cat=&page=1} (Portuguese Import) If you've never heard Portuguese ska before, feast your ears on this awesome CD!

The Debonaires - Longshout CD {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=24050&cat=&page=1} This CD takes influences from Jamaican ska and reggae and American soul and jazz and puts them together in a powerful way! They've shared the stage with The Skatalites, Laurel Aitken, Justin Hinds, Desmond Dekker, and Phyllis Dillon as well as newer acts Hepcat, The Specials, The Toasters, Go Jimmy Go, The Aggrolites, and Fishbone! Check them out!

Eastern Standard Time - Time is Tight CD {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=24052&cat=&page=1} Eastern Standard Time - Time is Tight LP {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=24055&cat=&page=1} If you've never heard this DC Traditional Ska/Jazz group, this album is a great introduction, and should not be passed up!

Various Artists - Trojan Ska Box Set Volume 2 (3 CD Box Set) {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=24058&cat=&page=1} This LIMITED EDITION 3 CD box set contains 50 songs that defined ska music in Jamaica in the 1960's. If you're into ska and curious as to where it came from, this is a history lesson in a box! And you're getting 3 CD's for the price of 1! Get them while you can!

Instigators - Living Gift CD {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=24059&cat=&page=1} This Portland, Oregon reggae band has been on the scene for almost 10 years, and have shared the stage with ska and reggae legends! This 2005 effort shows their talents off to the fullest!

Studio 1 T-shirt (2 colors on white) {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=24060&cat=&page=1} This t-shirt shows off a classic Studio 1 logo that looks great on guys or girls! Take a look!

We also got some hot items back in stock, jump on them while they last!

The Skatalites - Guns of Navarone - The Best of the Skatalites CD {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=24032&cat=&page=1} This is the ultimate collection of hits by the ultimate ska band! These are truly the sounds that established a new kind of music, Ska, and have inspired virtually every major ska artist since!

Carlos Malcolm - Ska Mania CD (UK Import) {http://www.stubbornrecords.com/shop/customer/product.php?productid=23937&cat=&page=1} Ska bandleader Carlos Malcolm was an underappreciated figure of the music's early days, and also made some recordings in New York in a more Americanized vein.

We love hearing from you guys, so let us know what you'd like to see on the site and we'll try our best to accomodate you! We'll have more cool stuff for you next week, so keep your eyes peeled! Thanks!

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