TOMMY MCCOOK

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Thomas Matthew McCook Profile: 3 March 1927 – 5 May 1998 Founding member of The Skatalites and The Supersonics. Very important jamaican saxophone player.

He was born in Havana, Cuba. When his father worked at Panama Canal, the familly moved to Jamaica in 1933. He went to Alpha School, which gave him a good musical eduction. His career started in 1943 when he performed in Eric Dean Orchestra, one of the best at that time on the whole island. Then he switched to Don Hitchman's sextet. This band was one of the first jamaican Bands ever got recorded (1952/1953). This happened at the first radio station in Jamaica, Z or Zed QI. In the early fifties, Tommy was a soloist in the greatest band to coalesce in Jamaica before The Skatalites, Roy Coburn's Blu-Flames featuring Don Drummond, Cluett Johnson and Ken Williams . In 1954 he moved to Nassau, Barbados to play
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TOMMY MCCOOK Reggay at It's Best album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Reggay at It's Best
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1969
TOMMY MCCOOK Top Secret album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Top Secret
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1969
TOMMY MCCOOK Greater Jamaica Moon Walk - Reggay album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Greater Jamaica Moon Walk - Reggay
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1969
TOMMY MCCOOK Tommy and Bobby: Green Mango album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tommy and Bobby: Green Mango
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1974
TOMMY MCCOOK Bunny Lee & King Tubby Present Tommy McCook And The Aggravators : Brass Rockers (aka Cookin') album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bunny Lee & King Tubby Present Tommy McCook And The Aggravators : Brass Rockers (aka Cookin')
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1975
TOMMY MCCOOK Lovers Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lovers Time
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1976
TOMMY MCCOOK Horny Dub album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Horny Dub
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1976
TOMMY MCCOOK Reggae In Jazz album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Reggae In Jazz
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1976
TOMMY MCCOOK Tommy McCook & The Agrovators : Super Star - Disco Rockers (aka Hot Lava) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tommy McCook & The Agrovators : Super Star - Disco Rockers (aka Hot Lava)
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1977
TOMMY MCCOOK Blazing Horns album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Blazing Horns
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1977
TOMMY MCCOOK Lovers Rock album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lovers Rock
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1978
TOMMY MCCOOK Instrumental album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Instrumental
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1978
TOMMY MCCOOK Stranger Cole / Dance The Ska Vol. 6 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Stranger Cole / Dance The Ska Vol. 6
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1980
TOMMY MCCOOK Cookin' Shuffle album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Cookin' Shuffle
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1995
TOMMY MCCOOK The Authentic Ska Sound Of Tommy McCook album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Authentic Ska Sound Of Tommy McCook
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1998
TOMMY MCCOOK Cook With McCook album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Cook With McCook
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1998
TOMMY MCCOOK Down on Bond Street album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Down on Bond Street
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1999
TOMMY MCCOOK Tommy's Last Stand album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tommy's Last Stand
Dub/Ska/Reggae 2001
TOMMY MCCOOK Dubbing With Horns album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dubbing With Horns
Dub/Ska/Reggae 2011

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TOMMY MCCOOK Tommy McCook album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tommy McCook
Dub/Ska/Reggae 1974
TOMMY MCCOOK Pleasure Dub album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Pleasure Dub
Dub/Ska/Reggae 2009

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