Rico Rodriguez Ska Wars / Take Five

    • Rico Rodriguez – Ska Wars
    • Rico Rodriguez – Take Five
    • 1. Ska Wars
    • 2. Take Five

    Two killer roots instrumentals from the late 70s..discover the force. Limited stock...coloured vinyl. BACK IN STOCK..please note it's the white label version not as pictured.

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