Sunday, January 27, 2008

Ken Boothe - Blood Brothers (1976)

roots, solo vocal

Playlist :
Walk Away From Love
Silver Words
Blood Brother
Love Don't Love Nobody
I'm Singing Home
Mammie Blue
I Shot The Sheriff
I Don't Want To See You Cry
No Woman No Cry
Freedom Day

Producer : Lloyd Charmers

Engineer : George Raymond & Peter Gordon Martin

Vocals : Ken Boothe
Backing Vocals : Marcia Griffiths & Cynthia Schloss & Derrick Harriott
Drums : Paul Douglas & Mikey Boo Richards & Derrick Stewart
Bass : Val Douglas & Jackie Jackson
Guitar : Willie Lindo & Dougie Bryan
Organ : Harold Butler & Tyrone Downie
Piano : Harold Butler & Tyrone Downie
Synthesiser : Harold Butler
Trombone : Jerome Francisque

Studios :
Recording : Federal (Kingston, JA)



Rodigan v Williams - Rockers Arena (1976)

roots, dub

Playlist :
206 Special
Rockers Arena
Capital Rockers
194 – Killer
206 Vs. 194
Ethnic Fight-Killer Style
Corkers Rock
Tree Weed
Arena Anthem

Recording Engineer : Maxie
Mixing Engineer : Scientist
Remixing Engineer : Terry Newman

Producer : Leo Graham & Larry Lawrence

Studios :
Recording : Channel One (Kingston, JA)
Mixing : King Tubby's (Kingston, JA)



Saturday, January 26, 2008

Culture - Two Sevens Clash (1977)

roots, group vocal

Playlist :
Calling Rastafari
I'm Alone In The Wilderness
Pirate Days
Two Sevens Clash
I'm Not Ashamed
Get Ready To Ride The Lion To Zion
Black Starliner Must Come
Jah Pretty Face
See Them A Come
Natty Dread Taking Over

Producer : Errol Thompson & Joe Gibbs
Arranger : Joe Gibbs

Mixing Engineer : Errol Thompson & Joe Gibbs

Vocals : Culture
Drums : Sly Dunbar
Bass : Lloyd Parks
Guitar : Lennox Gordon & Eric Lamont & Robbie Shakespeare
Keyboards : Franklyn Bubbler Waul & Errol Nelson & Harold Butler
Alto Saxophone : Herman Marquis
Trombone : Vin Gordon
Tenor Saxophone : Tommy McCook
Trumpet : Bobby Ellis
Percussions : Sticky

Studios :
Recording : Joe Gibbs (Kingston, JA)


Leroy Smart - Dread Hot In Africa (1977)

roots, solo vocal

Playlist :
Jah Jah Forgive Them
Beautiful Rainbow
Babylon Wicked
I Love You Girl
Love In My Heart
African Woman
Give Jah Praises
No Love
Love Everyone
Just Tell Me
Mr. Smart

Engineer : Blacka Morwell & King Tubby & Joseph Hoo Kim

Producer : Leroy Smart

Backing Band : The Revolutionaries
Drums : Sly Dunbar
Bass : Robbie Shakespeare

Studios :
Recording : Channel One (Kingston, JA)


Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Lord Creator - Calypso Songs Me Mama Never Taught Me



Trinity - Shanty Town Determination (1977)

Album style : roots, DJ

Playlist :
Rasta Determination
Fire Down A Town
Hold Them Jah Jah
Tribal War
Quarter Pound A Ishens
Promise Is A Comfort To A Fool
Natty Dread A No Bandooloo
Samson The Strongest Man

Producer : Tony Robinson & Yabby You

Engineer : Errol Thompson

Vocals : Trinity

Studios :
King Tubby's (Kingston, JA) & Errol Thompson's (Kingston, JA)



Monday, January 21, 2008

The Chantells - Waiting In The Park (1978)

Style : roots, group vocal

Playlist :
Waiting In The Park
Oh! What A Night
Loving Stranger
Rub Me Down
Baby Don't Leave Me
True Born African
By The Sweat Of Your Brow
Effort In Your Self
Children Of Jah Jah

Producer : Roy Francis

Mixing Engineer : Errol Thompson

Vocals : The Chantells
Drums : Sly Dunbar & Devon Richardson
Bass : Lloyd Parks
Guitar : Ranchie & Bo Peep
Organ : Ansel Collins & Winston Wright
Synthesiser : Franklyn Bubbler Waul
Piano : Franklyn Bubbler Waul
Trumpet : Chico Hamilton
Trombone : Vin Gordon
Saxophone : Headley Benett
Percussions : Sticky

Studios :
Recording : Channel One (Kingston, JA) & Joe Gibbs (Kingston, JA)
Remixing : Joe Gibbs (Kingston, JA)