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Peaches & Herb – Roller-Skatin’ Mate (US 12″ Promo)

Posted by DjPaulT on May 9th, 2014

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1979

Side A

DISCO FRIDAY!

“Roller-Skatin’ Mate” was a single released during the height of Roller Disco madness in 1979 by American vocalist duo Peaches & Herb. The single was taken from the duo’s fifth studio album Twice The Fire on Polydor records. “Roller-Skatin’ Mate” debuted on the US Billboard Hot 100 on November 24 1979 eventually peaking at #66.

SIDE A:
Roller-Skatin’ Mate (Disco Version) 6:48

SIDE AA
Roller-Skatin’ Mate (Disco Version) 6:48

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint (company)

U.S. CHART HISTORY:

Year Single Chart Position
1979 Roller-Skatin’ Mate U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #66
1979 Roller-Skatin’ Mate U.S. Billboard Hot Dance/Club Play #18
1979 Roller-Skatin’ Mate U.S. Billboard Hot Black Singles #30

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: Polydor  ‎– PRO 116
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 33 ⅓ RPM, Promo
Country: US
Released: 1979
Genre: Funk / Soul
Style: Disco

CREDITS:
Arranged By [Strings, Horns] – Pete Robinson (2)
Written-By – Dino Fekaris
Written-by, Producer, Arranged By [Rhythm] –  Freddie Perren

NOTES:
Produced for Grand Slam Productions, Inc.
Mastered at Kendun Recorders
Disco version from the LP: “TWICE THE FIRE”

Both sides are listed as “Side A”.
Same material on both sides.

Find The 12″ On DISCOGS

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut III
Cartridge: Ortofon Super
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Platter: Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Speed Control: Pro-Ject Speed Box S
Phono Pre-amp: Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Tube: Tung-Sol 12AX7ECC803-S Gold Electron Tube
Soundcard: ESI Juli@
Record Cleaning: VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Artwork Scans: Brother MFC-6490CW Professional Series Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling: iZotope RX Advanced 2
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removeal: ClickRepair (DeClick Level 3)
FLAC/MP3 Conversion: dBpoweramp
M3U Playlist: Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

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5 Responses to “Peaches & Herb – Roller-Skatin’ Mate (US 12″ Promo)”

  1. woz Says:

    I wish I was going to a roller boogie tonight 😎

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    DjPaulT Reply:

    Me too! 🙂

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  2. ric Says:

    P&H really do disco (Shake Your Groove Thing/Howzabout Some Love) and ballads (Reunited/I Pledge My Love)equally well.
    Thanks for their disco fix here, Paul!
    Have a rolling groovy weekend!

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    DjPaulT Reply:

    Have a groovy weekend Ric 🙂

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  3. Eduardo Says:

    Excellent dj,,,, every day are more scarce 12 “of the 79/80 that are classic, if you could publish MODERN ROMANCE – YOU CAN MOVE,,,, would be very grateful, and remains the same, great success

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