Greensleeves The First 100 Covers, 2010

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Barrington Levy, Robin Hood album shoot

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Junjo Lawes in deep meditation

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Greensleeves "UK Dancehall Scene" 12" disco bag graphic

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Hugh Mundell, 1982

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Beenie Man, aged 9

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Yellowman & Fathead, 1982

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Freddie McGregor on board the Cutty Sark

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Capital Letters "Headline News" & Augustus Pablo "Original Rockers"

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Scientist "Meets The Space Invaders" & Toyan "How The West Was Won"

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Eek-A-Mouse "Wa-Do-Dem" & Nicodemus/Toyan "DJ Clash"

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Scientist "Rids The World Of The Evil Curse Of The Vampires" & Various Artists "Whole New Generation Of D.J."

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Yellowman versus Josey Wales "Two Giants Clash" & Reggae Regular "Ghetto Rock"

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Yellowman "Nobody Move Nobody Get Hurt" & Gregory Isaacs/Dennis Brown "

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Greensleeves, The First 100 Covers poster

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Monograph, September 2010

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“Greensleeves The First 100 Covers” feature in Monograph (Creative Review), September 2010.

Greensleeves The First 100 Covers

“Greensleeves The First 100 Covers”, documents the history and first one hundred album covers of the UK reggae label, Greensleeves Records.

Published by Stüssy Deluxe, the book includes interviews with Greensleeves’ designer/illustrator, Tony McDermott, and label founders Chris Sedgwick and Chris Cracknell, who tell the Greensleeves story in their own words.

Compiled by Al Fingers. Foreword by Paul Simonon. Design by Al Newman Design. Published by Stüssy Deluxe, 2010.

The Al Fingers mixtape that accompanies this book, Greensleeves The First 10 Years, celebrating the first decade of music released by Greensleeves Records, is also available for free download here.

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Published by Stüssy Deluxe
June 2010
164 pages
27.8 × 21.3 cm
ISBN: 978-0-9793513-1-0