The Great Rock-Steady Swindle
Released on April 20, 2010
The Slackers return, bigger than ever before, to usher their
next chapter with some of the best music of their storied
career: The Great Rocksteady Swindle. Featuring classic cuts
like “Cheated,” “How It Feels” and “Thank You,” the album
retains the band’s unforgettable mix of ska, rocksteady,
reggae, soul, jazz, dub and garage rock while also adding
fresh and vibrant elements to the music on tracks like the
roots-rocker “Sabina” and the gritty “Bo Evil.” For the past
two decades the band has been spreading their signature
“Jamaican rock n roll” sound around the world, winning fans
over with their fervent live shows and coveted studio
albums. Take notice: The Slackers are back!
Please note that the CD version has 4 tracks not found on the vinyl version.