It was very encouraging to read a review in Britain’s Record Collector Magazine on how great this collection was, making it a pride and joy for us in documenting the golden age of Singapore music.” Apparently album sales for local English music rarely cross the 5,000-unit mark making the last compilation a success, according to Universal Music, Singapore.
On: More Singapore ’60s: Treasures From The Vault.
Unlike its five-disc predecessor, this is a double-disc affair, featuring more music from artistes like The Silver Strings, The Checkmates and The Crescendos, as well as tracks from the Girvin Sisters, Ernie Djohan And Her Buana Suara, Ray Johnson And The Diamond Four, and Aida Mustafa (image).
Edited From: Tuesday October 27, 2009, Page 31: TODAY Singapore Newspaper.
Image: National Heritage Board, Singapore.