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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

A lucky time for UPSETTER fans!

Fan's of Lee Perry's Black Ark sound will have been rejoicing over the last few months with a wealth of Upsetter connected releases seeing the light of day.

Michael Rose - World Crisis/Version - Underground/DKR 10"
Thomas White - Ivory Girl - DKR 10"


The Carltons/Upsetters - Better Days/Tight Spot - Underground/DKR 7"
The Gatherers - Words/Version - Upsetter 7" (alternate vocal mix from 1973)
Ronnie Davis - You Are The Fool/Version - On Top 7"
Delano Tucker - Gather Israelites/Version - Mango 7"
Clinton Fearon - Togetherness/Version - Horus 7"
Augustus Pablo - Ethiopia/Version - Pressure Sounds 7"


10 Sept 2014
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Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Best releases Aug/Sept 2014

7" 45's

Stama Haughton - Roots In A Roots/Version - Afrik/Onlyroots  (1976)
Slickers - St Jago De La Vega/Version - Afrik/Onlyroots (1977)
Slickers - Zion Land/Well Dread - Afrik/Onlyroots  (1977)
Carltons/Upsetters - Better Days/Tighten Up - Underground/DKR (1972)
Singing Cologne - Fire Will Be Burning/Version - Iroko (2014)
Bandolos - Stronger Strong/Version - Iroko (1977)
Anthony Johnson - We Rule/Version - Tuff Scout (1980's)
Gatherer's - Words/Version - Upsetter (1972?)
Aisha - Jah Vengence/Version - Ariwa (2014)
Pablove Black - Cuts & Bruises/Version - Uprising/DKR (1976)
Barry Brown - Blackman Should Never Turn His Back/Version - Eek A Mouse (1976)
Clinton Fearon - Togetherness/Version - Horus (1974)
Gussie Presenting The Right Sevens 7x7" box set - VP Records (1973-79)

10" Singles

Michael Rose - world Crisis/Version - Underground/DKR (1977)
Still Cool - Crab In A Barrel/Thomas White - Ivory Girl - Stereo Uprising/DKR (1981)

12" Singles

Black Uhuru - World Is Africa/Version/Version - Taxi (1980)
Majesterians - Youth Man/Version/Psalms - Hell Up In A Harlem/Version - Taxi (1980)
Errol Dunkley - Disco Showcase - Iroko 2x12" (1974-80)

LP's

Paragons - The Paragons - Island (1980)
Augustus Pablo - Born To Dub You - VP (1973-75)

Compact Disc

Virgin Front Line Presents Sounds Of Reality 5CD box set -Virgin Records
Front Line Presents 37 Roots Classic 2CD - Virgin Records
Front Line Presents 40 Dub Classics 2CD - Virgin Records
More Jammy$ From The Roots 2CD - VP Records

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