2-TONE.iNFO

Welcome to 2-Tone.info, a site for the collector, attempting to provide a definitive archive of the label’s back catalogue and related releases worldwide.

The site has been built around the complete 2 Tone UK discography, with a page for each UK item & it’s foreign releases. This covers the majority of items and all non-UK items can usually be found via the Artists page or by using the Search page forms, where you can find any item in the database.

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The Articles section will be updated on an ongoing basis with articles of interest & interviews with those directly involved with the label.

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Jason Weir & Peter Walsh
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Under The Covers

Under The Covers

We take an in-depth look at the tunes behind the tunes, the stories behind the tracks that were dusted down and polished up to be covered on the 2 Tone label…

This Aren’t Two Tone

This Aren’t Two Tone

Although 2 Tone was initially closely identified with Ska, opportunities existed to broaden the label’s musical output. Two bands that almost made it…

Listen To This

Listen To This

Amongst those of us who frequent online ska/2 tone related websites is a chap called Paul Flanagan, who never fails to root out new and interesting links or nuggets of info…

Rarities & Collectables

Rarities & Collectables

Not that 2 Tone is an especially collectable label, but many releases have maintained a modest market value and some…

Nispressings

Nispressings

2 Tone at its peak (’79 – ’81) released 17 singles and all but 2 of them made the national charts. It was not uncommon for singles on the label to reach sales figures in excess of…