Newcleus (1984) Jam On It 7″


Very Brief:
Here’s another 7″ single that was donated to the blog by our friend Michael. The electro hit “Jam On It” has been re-issued numerous times in its full-length version. But, rarely have I ever heard the 3:48 radio-friendly single version that was released on this 1984 7″ record. Also included is a 3:45 Instrumental on the b-side.

I was a little disappointed in how poorly the quality of this record held up over the years. The opening grooves on each side of this record have deteriorated over the years so, the beginnings of these tracks are a little on the rough side, I tried to clean the sound as gently as possible but, it is more noticeable than the results I usually get. I’ll be on the lookout for another copy of this record so that I can give this one another go.


Newcleus (1984) Jam On It 7"The Source:
Label: Sunnyview Records
Catalog#: SUN 3010
Format: Vinyl, 7″, 45 RPM
Country: US
Released: 1984


Newcleus (1984) Jam On It 7"The A Side:
Jam On It 3:38

The B Side:
Jam On It (Instrumental) 3:45


The Billboard Charts:

Chart Debuted Debut Pos. Peak Pos. Wks on Chart
Hot 100 6/2/84 95 56 15
Hot Black Singles 3/24/84   9 22
Hot Dance/Disco 3/31/84   16 19


The Equipment:
Technics SL-1200MK2 Turntable
Audio Technica AT440MLa Phono Cartridge
Yamaha RX-Z1 A/V Receiver
Sony PCM-R300 DAT Deck
Turtle Beach Catalina sound card
Mustek Scan Express A3 1200 Scanner
Spin Clean Record Washer MKII

The Software:
Cool Edit Pro
ClickRepair
dBpoweramp
Microsoft Digital Image Suite 2006
Microsoft ICE

The Links:

 

Jam On It FLAC

Jam On It MP3

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Enjoy and get it on!

Jam On It

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2 Responses to “Newcleus (1984) Jam On It 7″”

  1. George says:

    The opening grooves sound bad,but I’ve heard much worse in my collection.

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