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    During a recording career that spanned some five decades, Alton Nehemiah Ellis wrote and recorded some of the most popular and influential ska, rock steady and reggae recordings of all-time. After making his debut in 1960, the immensely talented performer swiftly established a reputation as one of Jamaica’s most popular and revered artistes, recording...
    Amelia Harmony's take on Millie's 60s classic "My Boy Lollipop" Turn it up!
    Funky reggae. Original unplayed Reggae 45. Sly and RObbie version Hamilton Bohannon !
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    Very rare end of the seventies disco reggae bomb from Tapper Zukie, bongo driven with killer bass & drums and synths. More affordable than the original (if you can find one) check it..
    Emotional Rescue serve up a balmy curveball cut perfect for the summer months here. Glen Ricks "I Have Been Waiting For You" was originally released back in 1983 on the highly collectible Seraf label, and it's rightly been a holy grail dig ever since. With a distinctive swinging funk in the groove and some deliciously wobbly dub chords, this is not...
    A soulful cut of Alton Ellis’s ‘Arise Black Man’. Difficult to say whether the horn cut exsisted before the vocal but this a rich punchy cut that has been a difficult record to locate for years. Comes in a hand stamped bag.
    A dark, driving version of the Soul Vendor’s “Darker Shade of Black” led by Eastwood’s wild, fuzzed-out guitar. Its most likely that James Eastwood is guitarist Mikey Chung and was a play on the Clint Eastwood spaghetti westerns popular in Jamaica at the time. Comes in hand stamped bag.
    (H2O’s “Medusa) is a scorching, Temptations-esque funk breakdown complete with wah wah guitar and pulsing organ and horn riffs. Jamaican producers and artists kept a watchful eye on the US RnB scene and this is a fine example of the crossover between Jamaica and the US funk output. Comes in a hand stamped bag.Very limited press over run from the...
    Sounds Unlimited’s “Middle East Skank” is grounded by the familiar “Drum Song” bass line, allowing Chin Loy and his musicians the freedom to explore the outer limits of horn-driven Jamaican soul. The flipside comes with a Pablo piece on the same rhythm. Comes in a hand stamped bag. Very limited press over run from the 'Soul Vibration' 7...
    “This is the Soul Vibration That Rocks The Nation!” The tune then continues with Chin Loy delivering a hallucinatory DJ explosion over Augustus Pablo’s indelible “East of The River Nile.” One of Herman Chin Loys best vocal excursions and an amazing example of where Herman’s extraordinary imagination is at! Comes in a hand stamped bag.Very...
    AKOUSTIK is Dennis Bovell's latest release on OLD SCHOOL only available on vinyl LP or a five song download. It features some of the most popular tunes composed by the British Reggae Pioneer (Matumbi, LKJ, Janet Kay, and many more) This album shows them in a new light. As expected from the producer and engineer, top production and sound quality!" ...
    Following their Jamaican ska takes on 2 Tone Records, The Rolling Stones and Dexys Midnight Runners, Phoenix City All-stars return with their fourth studio album - Clash Version Rockers - an indcendiary dub take on The Clash. Tracklisting features 9 devastating 70s style rockers cuts of White Riot, Bankrobber, London Calling, Career Opportunities,...
    Just in...Killer cover of the classic floor filler from Studio 1 only 300 done, Funky as soul sugar!
    Strong return from singer Bitty McLean in the very fine company of Sly & Robbie in conjunction with French Producer Guillaume Bougard, six tracks of pure roots lovers with extended dubs on all songs.
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    Acayouman were formed in Martinique in the early 80’s by musician/composer Dominique Durepaire. The band created their own sound, which was strongly influenced by American soul, the boogie and electro productions from the East Coast and even Jamaican reggae. Originally recorded in 1984 this 12 was never commercially released, now an epic remastered/...
    2 Original LP's On One CD. Includes 3 bonus tracks Recorded at Dynamic Sounds Studio, Kingston, Jamaica, 1969 to 1970.
    First ever CD issue of one of Trojan Records’ best-selling albums. Features three major UK hits: ‘You Can Get It If You Really Want’, ‘Pickney Gal’ and ‘Sing A Little Song’. Soon after Desmond Dekker’s ‘You Can Get It If You Really Want’ had climbed to number 2 in UK’s pop chart in summer of 1970, Trojan released an album of the...
    Joseph White aka Joe White is a foundation of Jamaican music. He started singing in the late 50's and did his first recordings for Duke Reid in the early 60's. He moved to Sonia Pottinger's label later and get a first success in 1965 with the song « Every Night ». He also recorded for Prince Buster, Coxsone Dodd and Rupie Edwards. In the 70's, Joe...
    In 2006 Pama Internati onal became the fi rst new band in 30 years to sign to the world's iconic reggae label Trojan Records. The Trojan Sessions featured a host of Jamaican musical legends performing songs writt en especially forthem by Pama Internati onal's songwriter Sean Flowerdew and recorded by an all-star line-up that includes Lynval Golding...
    First ever re-release of classic Trojan LPMany tracks new to CDIncludes many of Jamaica’s biggest hits from 1967 to 1970During the late 1960s, a select number of independent Jamaican music makers successfully challenged the island’s recording industry giants and of these, few proved more talented or influential than Derrick Harriott.By the close...
    Lovers rock from Pama International with Anna Uhuru on vocals and organ instrumental on the flip. recommended
    Hippy Boys member Jackson Jones recorded this little pearl in 1981 in Toronto, singer was the 12 years old Little Carlos (Carlos Morgan), who is still recording and singing today. Great disco-reggae version of Michael Jacksons song.
    ‘Ride The Samples’ is a project that pays tribute to some of the original songs that - thanks to sampling - later became the building blocks of world-famous hip-hop classics. Hearing these 8 famously sampled soul classics re-arranged in reggae style also reveals how soul and reggae are deeply interconnected. When the first sound systems were...
    Jamaican music has never been renown for a proliferation of female singing stars, so those that do make it into the recording studio usually require a degree of talent above and beyond that possessed by their male counterparts. It therefore comes as no surprise that the likes of Marcia Griffiths, Judy Mowatt, Dawn Penn and Doreen Schaeffer have remained...
    Jackson Jones, producer, guitar and bass player of the Hippy Boys recorded this tremendous Funk/Disco hit in the early 80's in Canada. 
    First ever re-issue of this Moog / electronic reggae holy grail album from 1973 - classic... Trojan riddims with legendary prog/psych keyboardist KEN ELLIOT creating groovy instrumental space reggae, it's STAR TREK, SWITCHED ON & TIGHTEN UP wrapped up in one! 10 tracks including JOE MEEK's "TELSTAR"! Exact reproduction of the original Spanish import...
    Twenty two tracks on this set of Lloyd Parks finest work. Including a couple of productions featuring Dillinger and singer Wally Bucker. An absolute must for roots fans for the bass playing alone. Lloyd Parks has been one of the pivotal session musicians for many years and is still highly in demand today. Time a go dread comes with sleevenotes by Diggory...
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    Superb 20 track gatefold compilation spread over two vinyls featuring Derrick Harriott's masterful production work between the years 1969-1975. Killers I Roy, The Crystalites, Junior Murvin, The Chosen Few, Ramon, The Kingstonians and many more.
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    Hard funky reggae version from 1975 complete with tuff dub on the flip. Nice and loud pressings.
    Brand new - limited edition Two new Studio One cuts - Alton Ellis tough funk plus super heavyweight dub from Dub Specialist
    The 5th release from Earth Sound features ex Melodians singer Brent Dowe's killer versions of Manu Diabango funky classic "Soul Makossa" These originally came out in 1973 on a rare "Gay Feet" release. On limited press..1 sided Red Vinyl...Afro Reggae!!  Don't sleep.
    Superb 1972 funky reggae cut with top vocal from Dave Barker plus The Techniques rare "War Boat" on the flip.
    CHOICE RESTOCKS 7" IN STOCK ON MERRITONE , STUDIO 1, CRYSTAL, MOVE & GROOVE, COXSONE, LIMITED reissues from Dub Store...Minor chorded and wicked organ instrumentals by Crystalites. in this song listeners can experience the rare toasting of Ramon The Mexican who was the resident deejay at Harriott's Musical Chariot Sound System and later changed...
    On Keith & Tex' classic tune 'Tonight,' Augustus Pablo's melodica echoes along the entire track mysteriously, while the fascinating female vocalist Fay quotes breathy lines from the popular German soft porn film Bedroom Mazurka. The flip side features Scotty's DJ version to 'Tonight.'
    Without doubt one of the best Reggae albums of all time - includes 'Sit Right Down', 'Pomps and Pride', 'Louie Louie', 'It Was Written Down' and of course, the stunning title track