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    Soul Power & SoundYard Music / Trample RomansHornin' Sounds
    Heavy Channel One business one more time ! Back in the early 80's with Soul Power & Sound in fine style. Famous meditation Roots track called Yard...
    • Soul Power & Sound – Yard Music
    • Soul Power & Sound – Trample Romans
    Bunny Lee PresentsDubbing In The Front Yard + Conflict DubPressure Sounds
    Bunny Lee as producer. Prince Jammy as engineer. The Aggrovators making the tracks. It is the Holy Trinity of Jamaican Music. Throughout the years, recorded...
    • Bunny Lee Presents – Dubbing In The Front Yard
    • Bunny Lee Presents – Judgement Dub
    • Bunny Lee Presents – The Gates Of Dub
    • Bunny Lee Presents – Babylon Dub
    • Bunny Lee Presents – Somewhere Version
    • Bunny Lee Presents – Carry On Dubwise
    • Bunny Lee Presents – Crab In A Barrel Dub
    Bunny LeeEnter Into Dub / Come To Me In DubPressure Sounds
    Four heavyweight dub remixes of two Bunny Lee rhythms laid in the early 80s by an updated Aggrovators, featuring Sly and Robbie . First are two re-works...
    • Bunny Lee – Enter Into Dub Version 1
    Carlton Livingston & Lone RangerExit - Dub It DehLegsman
    The Fourth release from LEGSMAN RECORDS is from Carlton Livingston and Lone Ranger. Both the vocal and DJ cut sit on an original Riddim written by Grant...
    • Carlton Livingston – Exit
    • Lone Ranger – Dub It Deh
    • Carlton Livingston & Lone Ranger – Legsman Muted Horn Dub
    Busty BrownSoon I'm Gonna Make ItPressure Sounds
    A superb single by the vocalist Busty Brown who is somewhat of a mystery other than that he recorded for the usual roll call of Jamaican producers such...
      Clive MatthewsJah PraisesRoots Unity
      Great new roots vocal cut from Clive Matthews & The Raw Rhythm Section, check dub.
      • Clive Matthews – Jah Praises
      • The Raw Rhythm Section – Raw Dub
      SenyaShow Some LoveTop Ranking Sound
      Olive “Senya” Grant was a gifted songwriter and performer hailing from east Kingston. Blessed with a beautifully melodic voice and fused with the eternal...
      • Senya – Show Some Love
      • Senya – Show Some Love (Version)
      Prince JamoThe Night Of Our LivesBlackrose
      Two wicked new tunes from singer Prince Jamo produced and mixed by Jamo in Birmingham, 1st release on Blackrose Records. Repeat plays a must..
      • Prince Jamo – The Night Of Our Lives
      • Prince Jamo – Version
      • Prince Jamo – Haul & Pull Up
      • Prince Jamo – Version
      Y-Bayani & The Band of Enlightenment Reason and LoveAsembi Ara AmbaPhilophon
      Another roots reggae sure shot from Ghanian sensation Y-Bayani. He is backed again by the lushly grooving Band of Enlightenment, Reason and Love.
      • Y-Bayani & The Band of Enlightenment Reason and Love – Asembi Ara Amba
      • Y-Bayani & The Band of Enlightenment Reason and Love – We Are the Band of Enlightenment Reason and Love
      Johnny ClarkeKing In A Di ArenaAttack
      Killer 70s heavyweight roots on old Studio 1 rhythm "Whipping The Prince / Death In The Arena".... Choice ATTACK Label 7" Back In The Stock! check 'em...
      • Johnny Clarke – King In A Di Arena
      • Johnny Clarke – Version
      The Inn House Crew, Joseph Cotton & MfestaEng Ba DengEnviromental Friendly
      Wicked new jump up tune on a riddim version of Rick Jame's "Super freak" with vocalists Joseph Cotten & Mfesta
      • The Inn House Crew, Joseph Cotton & Mfesta – ENG BA DENG
      • The Inn House Crew, Joseph Cotton & Mfesta – ENG BA DENG (Dub)
      Winston ReedyJah Is Standing ByRoom In The Sky
      Second new roots vocal cut over "Warrior Charge" riddim, produced by Lewis M for London's top Room In The Sky label
      • Winston Reedy – Jah Is Standing By
      • Winston Reedy – Jah Is Standing By Pt 2
      David JahsonJudgement DayWatadub
      One of two new roots 7" releases from David Jahson, this one recorded with producer Mark Addis at Black Spider Studios.
      • David Jahson – Judgement Day
      • David Jahson – Judgement Day (Version)
      David Jahson & SaluteRock My SoulWatadub
      Second new roots 7" release from David Jahson this time working with Room In The Sky producer Lewis & Salute.
        Robert DallasTrust & BelieveRoom In The Sky
        New roots vocal cut of a re-lick of Aswad's killer "Warrior Charge" riddim plus Vin Gordon's Trombone version on the flip.
        • Robert Dallas – Trust & Believe
        • Vin Gordon – Warrior Charge
        Danny RedPeople Are TiredTuff Scout
        Brand new roots tune from Danny Red which gets better with repeat plays, plus Starkey Banton next vocal cut and Dub Organiser Violin cut with extra dub....
        • Danny Red – People Are Tired
        • Starkey Banton – I Sight
        • Dub Organiser Quintet – Minor String
        • Dub Organiser – Poor Man's Dub
        Bob Drumbago & Drumbago Experienced BandPlay Poverty For MeTuff Scout
        Mega rare 12" originally released on Brixton Sound Records around the mid eighties from Bob Drumbago AKA Larry Crosdale known for his stunning tune released...
        • Bob Drumbago & Drumbago Experienced Band – Play Poverty For Me
        • Bob Drumbago & Drumbago Experienced Band – Play Poverty For Me (Version)
        • Bob Drumbago & Drumbago Experienced Band – Play Poverty For Me (Nuff Version)
        The NazaritesBabylonRoots Youths Records
        Strong new roots offering from The Nazarites with full dub mixed by Aba Shanti
        • The Nazarites – Babylon
        • The Nazarites – Dubwise
        Barry BrownJah Jah Is Calling Us / Own FeetRoots Youths Records
        Heavyweight roots vocal cuts from Barry Brown with King Jammy at the controls both tunes have wicked dubs.
        • Barry Brown – Jah Jah Is Calling Us
        • Barry Brown – Ethiopian Dub
        • Barry Brown – Own Feet
        • Barry Brown – Own Feet (Version)
        Junior DelgadoStorm Is Coming / Righteous OneRoots Youths Records
        Killer up digital roots version of "Storm Is Coming" from the late Junior Delgado with Micheal Buckley's "Righteous One" on the flip side
        • Junior Delgado – Storm Is Coming
        • Junior Delgado – Storm Is Coming (Version)
        • Michael Buckley – Righteous One
        • Junior Delgado – Righteous One (Version)
        VariousTop Ranking DJ Session Volume 1Joe Gibbs Music
        Long out of print DJ Roots compilation from 1979/80 originally released on Joe Gibbs Music and featuring cream of Jamaica's DJ's of the 70's Big Youth,...
        • Trinity – Top Ranking
        • I-Roy – Trust No Shadow After Dark
        • Trinity – Commercial Business
        • Big Youth – George Foreman
        • U-Roy – Freedom Train
        Errol DunkleyMilitant ManOnlyroots
        Rare roots vocal album issued in Canada in the early 80s, recorded at Channel One with Jackie Mittoo, Sly & Robbie. Showcase album with dubs following...
        • Errol Dunkley – You've Been Bad
        • Errol Dunkley – You're My Number One
        • Errol Dunkley – Happiness
        • Errol Dunkley – Militant Man
        • Errol Dunkley – The Look Of Love
        • Errol Dunkley – Girl Be True
        Mighty ThreesRasta Business / SataJah Fingers Music
        Back in stock shock.. A seriously must have roots 12"...Mighty Threes only made one hard to find album and a handful of singles. This originally came out...
        • Mighty Threes – Rasta Business
        • Mighty Threes – Sata
        Augustus PabloSkanking EasyHot Stuff
        Killer 70s roots versions of The Soul Vendors "Swing Easy" rhythm with DJ cut from Dillinger & dub version.
        • Augustus Pablo – Skanking Easy
        • Rhythm Force – Skank Version
        • Youth Dellinger – Down Town Rock
        • Augustus Pablo – Havendale Rock
        Midnight GrooversSufferingOnlyroots Records
        Compilation of rare roots from Dominican reggae band Midnight Groovers originally issued in the 70's check title track "Suffering"
        • Midnight Groovers – I am what I am
        • Midnight Groovers – Stranger (Early Vers)
        • Midnight Groovers – What's Life
        • Midnight Groovers – Si Ou Ainmin Moin
        • Midnight Groovers – Burning in Fire
        • Midnight Groovers – Dread Man Freedom
        • Midnight Groovers – Suffering
        • Midnight Groovers – Jah Children
        • Midnight Groovers – Stranger (Vers 2)
        • Midnight Groovers – Moving to Zion
        Junior ReidSufferationArchive Recordings
        LONG OUT OF PRINT AND MUCH IN DEMAND TITLE. PRODUCED BY RUPERT GREEN FOR HIS HARD ROCK IMPRINT. RECORDED AND MIXED AT KING TUBBY STUDIO.REPRESSED IN ITS...
        • Junior Reid – Sufferation
        • Junior Reid – Sufferation (Version)
        Paul & DelroyTalk It Out DubArchive Recordings
        Originally released in 1978 on D-Roy Records, 4 track Melodica driven roots steppers.
        • Paul & Delroy – Talk It Out Dub
        • Paul & Delroy – Agustus Dub
        • Delroy Witter – Rolling Dub
        • Delroy Witter – Rise Dub
        Sugar MinottCan't Stop Jah MusicPreacher Cleavie Jefferey
        Killer deep digital roots from Sugar Minott from the late eighties. Limited repress from Jah Fingers, with original repro label Preacher Cleavie Jefferey.
          VibronicsConquering Lion Of JudahJah Fingers Music
          Uptempo new roots steppers from Vibronics with two dub mixes, fresh from Jah Fingers.
          • Vibronics –  Conquering Lion Of Judah
          • Vibronics – Dub Mix 1
          • Vibronics – Dub Mix 2
          Peter BroggsJah Golden Throne/ 144,000 SaintsSelena
          Heavyweight roots vocal cut from Peter Broggs, originally released in 1980. B-side has vocal from Dexter McKintyre, both tracks have extended mixes.
          • Peter Broggs – Jah Golden Throne
          • Dexter McKintyre – 144,000 Saints
          Den-Roy BrownRed Natty DreadGlory Gold
          Uber rare eighties roots two sider from Den-Roy Brown, extended mixes and reissued by Jah Fingers in full colour sleeve.
          • Den-Roy Brown – Red Natty Dread
          • Den-Roy Brown – Jaclyn
          The ClassicsCherrio BabyUpsetter
          Denzil Dennis and Eugene Paul as the Classics with Lee Perry's killer version of the Eric Donaldson classic!!!
          • The Classics – Cherrio Baby
          • Upsetters – Cherrio
          Augustus PabloJoy BellsKC Soul Proff
          Augustus Pablo's melodica cut over KC White's vocal killer "Selassie I" was never released until today. With plain version added on the flip side.
          • Augustus Pablo – Joy Bells
          • KC White – Selassie I Version
          The ClarendoniansOuta SightShockin' Austin
          Second vocal cut on this riddim, originally released in 1971.
          • The Clarendonians – Out Of Sight
          • The Clarendonians – Version
          Lee PerryDisco Devil Volume 1 (5 Classic Discomixes From The Black Ark Studio 1977-9)Studio 16
          Collecting 5 classic discomixes from Lee Perry's Black Ark Studio from 1977-79 featuring full original Upsetter 12" mix from 1977 of "Disco Devil" with...
          • Lee Perry – Disco Devil (Original Upsetter 12" Mix - 1977)
          • Lee Perry – Lion A De Winner (Orchid 12 Mix - 1978)
          • Winston Watson – Dispensation (Orchid 12" Edit* - 1979)
          • Lord Creator – Such Is Life (Unreleased Seven Leaves 12" Full Length Discomix) - 1978
          • Junior Murvin – Roots Train (Upsetters Disco Roots 12 Discomix) - 1978
          • 1. Disco Devil (Original Upsetter 12" Mix - 1977)
          • 2. Lion A De Winner (Orchid 12 Mix - 1978)
          • 3. Winston Watson – Dispensation (Orchid 12" Edit* - 1979)
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          Milton BlakeNuclear AgePickout
          Wicked new roots vocal cut from Milton Blake over a relick of Junior Delgado's "Storm Is Coming" riddim. Produced by Lloyd 'Pickout' Dennis. Four mixes...
          • Milton Blake – Nuclear Age
          • Milton Blake – Dub
          • Milton Blake – Rub A Dub Mix
          • Milton Blake – 3rd Dub
          Israel VibrationMiddle East / Greedy DogTop Ranking Sound
          Jamaican trio Israel Vibration are one of Reggae's great vocal groups from the 1970s roots era. The trio re-formed in 1988, signed to the RAS label and...
          • Israel Vibration – Middle East
          • Israel Vibration – Dub Of The Middle East
          • Israel Vibration – Greedy Dog
          • Israel Vibration – Greedy Dub
          Charlie AceCountry BoyImpact!
          Killer tune! Deep funky reggae groove with some mellow DJs!
          • Charlie Ace – Country Boy
          • Original 7"£12.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED Original Reggae 45.
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          Black SymbolBeholdSugar Shack Records
          For this new collection, Black Symbol has returned with a mix of roots, social commentary, spiritual music and even a love song as well as visiting some...
          • Black Symbol – Mother Of Creation
          • Black Symbol – Collie Bud
          • Black Symbol – Mama Say
          • Black Symbol – Mama Say (Drub A Dub)
          • Black Symbol – Behold
          • Black Symbol – Vampire
          • Black Symbol – Vampire (Drub A Dub)
          Junior SoulFestival GreetingsClocktower
          USA copy a.k.a. Junior Murvin mid 70s roots skank
          • Junior Soul – Festival Greetings
          • Junior Soul – Version
          • Original 7"£20.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Mint unplayed Reggae 45 Roots from Yard issue vinyl.
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          Makka BeesNation FiddlerRebirth
          Super heavyweight U.K. roots originally released in 1977, sought after tune with killer dub! Don't delay...clean and loud pressings.
          • Makka Bees – Nation Fiddler
          • Makka Bees – Fire!
          Mark Solution & Ed RiebandLife Of It's OwnEasy Beat Productions
          An upbeat dub instrumental which see's Solution Sound System operator and selector Mark Solution join forces with trombonist Ed Rieband. The rhythm track...
          • Mark Solution & Ed Rieband – Life Of It's Own
          • Mark Solution & Ed Rieband – Dub Of It's Own
          Trevor ScorcherChemist In A DisJah Guidance
          Leftfield Dee Jay roots cut from 1981 produced by Henry Junjo Lawes with great version. Original Jah Guidance 45.
          • Trevor Scorcher – Chemist In A Dis
          • Trevor Scorcher – Version
          • Original 7"£15.00
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          Earl ZeroFire In The CityPirates Choice
          Released On Spanish label "Pirates Choice" killer four track roots offering co produced by Roberto Sanchez & Dubby Ambassah. Two vocals from Earl Zero...
          • Earl Zero – Fire In The City
          • Bass Lee – East Of The City
          • Kenny Knotts – Love & Glory
          • Roberto Sanchez – Jah Children Dub
          Ron And KenWaiting For YouReggae
          Mint unplayed original reggae 45 U.K. Roots from 1975 produced by Larry Lawrence of Ethnic Fight Reocrds.
          • Ron And Ken – Waiting For You
          • Ethnic Fight Band – Waiting In Dub
          • Original 7"£10.00
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          Shiloh Ites ft DamanCounterWoodland Records
          Wicked new roots release from Woodland records featuring Swedish outfit Shiloh Ites with vocalist Daman. Limited 300 only press.
          • Shiloh Ites ft Daman – Counter
          • Shiloh Ites ft Daman – Counter Dub
          Glen Adams & The ProfessorsFunky SkankBrad's
          Original Reggae 45. Deadstock VG+ Killer funky reggae instrumental! Mid 70s funky organ instrumental USA copy
          • Glen Adams & The Professors – Funky Skank
          • Glen Adams & The Professors – Skank Version
          • Original 7"£20.00
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          Tony TuffFor Every Man There Is WomanState Line (1981)
          Mint unplayed original reggae 45. Roots vocal cut from former African Brother Tony Tuff released in 1981 with  production from Tony Robinson
          • Tony Tuff – For Every Man There Is Woman
          • Jam Rock All Star – Holiday Ride
          • Original 7"£12.00
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          Rags And RichesShining StarUpstur 81
          Wicked soul reggae tune - unplayed reggae original 45. Rare sought after soul to reggae cut from 1981 produced by Eric 'Fish' Clarke with version.
          • Rags And Riches – Shining Star
          • Mix-Up Mood – Fish I Style
          • Original 7"£18.00
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          Jimmy LondonThank The Lord (1978)Randy's
          Mint unplayed Reggae 45. Soulful roots 1978 vocal from Jimmy London 
          • Jimmy London – Thank The Lord
          • Jimmy London – Version
          • Original 7"£15.00
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