Jamaican Gold

Jamaican Gold is an independent record label from Netherlands specialized in Jamaican music reissues.

Aad Van Der Hoek founded the label in 1992 and has since been working closely with Jamaican producers and sound engineers, transferring usually the music directly from the original mastertape in Jamaica.

All the albums are compilations with new liner notes based on interviews done with the artists or producers highlighted. They are from Byron Lee, Alvin Ranglin, Derrick Harriott, Clancy Eccles, Lloyd Daley, Bunny Lee, Lee Perry or Clement Dodd among others.

Discography

  • JMC 200.101 - Various Artists - From 'Bam-Bam' To 'Cherry Oh! Baby' - 1992
  • JMC 200.102 - Delroy Wilson - Greatest Hits - 1992
  • JMC 200.103 - The Ethiopians - Engine '54 Let's Ska And Rock Steady - 1992
  • JMC 200.104 - Byron Lee And The Dragonaires & Friends - Jamaica's Golden Hits Vol.1 The Best Of Ska - 1992
  • JMC 200.105 - Byron Lee And The Dragonaires & Friends - Jamaica's Golden Hits Vol.2 The Best Of Ska Rock Steady - 1992
  • JMC 200.106 - Byron Lee And The Dragonaires & Friends - Jamaica's Golden Hits Vol.3 The Best Of Rock Steady & Reggae - 1992
  • JMC 200.107 - Byron Lee & The Dragonaires - Reggay Eyes (1969) - 1993
  • JMC 200.108 - Byron Lee & The Dragonaires - Reggay Blast Off (1970) - 1993
  • JMC 200.109 - Hopeton Lewis - Grooving Out On Life (1971) - 1993
  • JMC 200.110 - Boris Gardiner - Reggae Happening (1970) - 1993
  • JMC 200.111 - Mighty Sparrow & Byron Lee - Only A Fool (1969) - 1993
  • JMC 200.112 - The Maytals - Sensational Ska Explosion (1964-1965) - 1993
  • JMC 200.113 - Byron Lee & The Dragonaires - People Get Ready This Is Rock Rock-Steady! (1967) - 1993
  • JMC 200.114 - The Blues Busters - In Memory Of Their Best Ska & Soul Hits (1964-1966) - 1993
  • JMC 200.115 - Dennis Alcapone - Guns Don't Argue (1971) - 1993
  • JMC 200.116 - Eric Donaldson - Love Of The Common People (1971) - 1993
  • JMC 200.117 - Barry Biggs - Sideshow - 1995
  • JMC 200.118 - Byron Lee And The Dragonaires - Reggae Hot Shots Vol 01 (1970-1971) - 1995
  • JMC 200.119 - Various Artists - From The Dynamic Treasury 16 Ska-Rock Steady-Folk Hits (1964-1968) - 1995
  • JMC 200.120 - Various Artists - From The Dynamic Treasury 16 Rock Steady-Pop 'n' Funk Hits (1967-1968) - 1995
  • JMC 200.121 - Byron Lee & The Dragonaires - Rock Steady Intensified! (1969) - 1998
  • JMC 200.122 - Byron Lee & The Dragonaires - Reggae Hot Shots (1971-1973) - 1998
  • JMC 200.201 - Culture - In Culture - 1992
  • JMC 200.202 - Dennis Brown - If I Didn't Love You - 1992
  • JMC 200.203 - Stanley & The Turbines - Big Bamboo - 1992
  • JMC 200.204 - Gregory Isaacs - Willow Tree - 1992
  • JMC 200.205 - Gregory Isaacs - Lonely Days - 1992
  • JMC 200.206 - The Maytones - Funny Man (1973-1976) - 1993
  • JMC 200.207 - Leroy Smart - Let Everyman Survive (1979) - 1993
  • JMC 200.208 - Trinity - African Revolution - 1993
  • JMC 200.209 - George Faith - Loving Something (1978) - 1993
  • JMC 200.210 - Dennis Bovell - Dub Master - 1993
  • JMC 200.211 - Derrick Harriott & The Crystalites - For A Fistful Of Dollars - 1993
  • JMC 200.212 - Derrick Harriott And The Jiving Juniors - The Donkey Years (1961-1965) - 1993
  • JMC 200.213 - Derrick Harriott - The Sensational Derrick Harriott Sings Jamaican Rock Steady Reggae - 1993
  • JMC 200.214 - Various Artists - From Chariot's Vault - Vol. 1 - 16 Rock Steady Hits - 1993
  • JMC 200.215 - Various Artists - From Chariot's Vault - Vol. 2 - 16 Reggae Hits - 1993
  • JMC 200.216 - Barbara Jones - For Your Ears Only - 1994
  • JMC 200.217 - I-Roy - Black Man Time - 1994
  • JMC 200.218 - The Revolutionaries - Macca Rootsman Dub - 1994
  • JMC 200.219 - Various Artists - The Best Of Jamaican Gold 1 - 1994
  • JMC 200.220 - Various Artists - The Best Of Jamaican Gold 2 - 1994
  • JMC 200.221 - Lloyd Daley - It's Shuffle 'n' Ska Time With Lloyd "The Matador" Daley (1960-1966) - 1994
  • JMC 200.222 - Various Artists - From Matador's Arena 1968-1969 Vol 01 - 1994
  • JMC 200.223 - Various Artists - From Matador's Arena 1969-1970 Vol 02 - 1994
  • JMC 200.224 - Various Artists - From Matador's Arena 1971-1979 Vol 03 - 1995
  • JMC 200.225 - Dennis Alcapone - Musical Liquidator - 1995
  • JMC 200.226 - King Stitt - Reggae Fire Beat (1969-1970) - 1996
  • JMC 200.227 - The Dynamites Are... - The Wild Reggae Bunch (1967-1971) - 1996
  • JMC 200.228 - Clancy Eccles - Joshua's Rod Of Correction (1967-1983) - 1996
  • JMC 200.229 - Bob Marley & The Wailers - The Rarities - Vol 01 - 1996
  • JMC 200.230 - Bob Marley & The Wailers - The Rarities - Vol 02 - 1996
  • JMC 200.231 - The Jamaicans - Ba Ba Boom Time (1967-1972) - 1996
  • JMC 200.232 - Sonny Bradshaw 7 - Do It Reggae (1969-1975) - 1996
  • JMC 200.233 - Gregory Isaacs - Happiness Come (1974 & 1977) - 1996
  • JMC 200.234 - Various Artists - Jamaican Dance Party - 1996
  • JMC 200.235 - Clancy Eccles - Feel The Rhythm (1966-1968) - 1997
  • JMC 200.236 - Clancy Eccles & The Dynamites - Nyah Reggae Rock (1969-1970) - 1997
  • JMC 200.237 - Various Artists - Jamaica's Reggae Stars Volume 1 - The Singers (1978-1983) - 1997
  • JMC 200.238 - Various Artists - Jamaica's Reggae Stars Volume 2 - The DJs (1979-1983) - 1997
  • JMC 200.239 - Carlos Malcolm And His Afro-Jamaican Rhythms - The Royal Ska (1963-1965) - 1997
  • JMC 200.240 - Ken Boothe - Groove To The Beat (1963-1970) - 1999
  • JMC 200.241 - Alton Ellis - Get Ready For Rock-Reggae-Steady! (1967-1974) - 1999
  • JMC 200.242 - Max Romeo - The Many Moods Of Max Romeo (1967-1971) - 1999
  • JMC 200.243 - Theo Beckford & Friends - Trench Town Ska (1961-1965) - 1999
  • JMC 200.244 - Delroy Wilson - Better Must Come... One Day (1970-1973) - 1999
  • JMC 200.245 - Various Artists - From GG's Reggae Hit Stable Vol 01 (1968-1973) - 1998
  • JMC 200.246 - Various Artists - From GG's Reggae Hit Stable Vol 02 (1969-1973) - 1998
  • JMC 200.247 - Various Artists - From Chapter To Version - 20 Reggae DJ Classics (1970-1974) - 1998
  • JMC 200.248 - Various Artists - Sir Lee's Rocksteady Party - At Buckingham Palace (1967-1968) - 2000
  • JMC 200.249 - Various Artists - Sir Lee's Rocksteady Party - At Kings House (1967-1968) - 2000
  • JMC 200.250 - Various Artists - Sir Lee's Rocksteady Party - At Greenwich Farm (1967-1968) - 2000
  • JMC 200.251 - Clancy Eccles' Rock Steady & Reggae Revue At The Sombrero Club (1967-1969) - 2001
  • JMC 200.252 - Clancy Eccles' Reggae Revue At The Ward Theatre (1969-1970) - 2001
  • JMC 200.253 - Clancy Eccles' Reggae Revue At The V.I.P. Club (1970-1973) - 2001
  • JMC 200.254 - Clancy Eccles' Reggae Revue At The Carib Theatre (1973-1986) - 2001
  • JMC 200.276 - Byron Lee And The Dragonaires - Play Dynamite Ska With The Jamaican All-Stars (1963-1966) - 1993
  • JMC 200.277 - Bob Marley & The Wailers - Rebel Revolution (1976)
  • JMC 200.278 - John Holt - Can't Keep Us Apart (1970-1977) - 1999

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