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    Willi WilliamsDon't Show Off / Messenger DubA-Lone Productions
    2nd of two brand new tunes from veteran Jamaican roots singer Willi Williams on top form for producer Roberto Sanchez..Check it!
    • Willi Williams – Willi Williams - Don't Show Off
    • Willi Williams – Lone Ark Riddim Force - Messenger Dub
    Willi WilliamsSee It Deh / Creation In Dub Pt IIA-Lone Productions
    Welcome return of Jamaican singer Willi Williams with the first of two tunes recorded with Roberto Sanchez. This one on the same riddim as Shanti Yalah's...
    • Willi Williams – Willi Williams - See It Deh
    • Willi Williams – Lone Ark Riddim Force - Creation In Dub pt II
    Barrington LevyA Yah Me DehRoots From The Yard
    Superb early roots tune from Barrington Levy originally released in 1979, limited stock on 7" Clean & loud pressing.
    • Barrington Levy – A Yah Me Deh
    • Barrington Levy – A Yah Me Deh (Version)
    Freddie McKayCreation / I-ManRoots From The Yard
    Two killer deep vocals cuts from Freddie McKay Limited stock of single copies from the 'Roots From The Yard' boxset from 2019 RSD release
    • Freddie McKay – Creation
    • Freddie McKay – I-Man
    FantelsEverywhereRoots From The Yard
    Rare harmony roots cut from The (Mighty) Fantels a.k.a. The Beltones originally released in 1978, limited single copy stock from 'Roots From The Yard'...
    • Fantels – Everywhere
    • Fantels – Everywhere (Version)
    Rico RodriguezMan From Wareika / Wareika DubCaroline Records
    Originally released by Island Records in 1976, 'Man From Wareika' established gifted Jamaican trombonist Rico Rodriguez as a major solo artist. Now coupled...
    • Rico Rodriguez – This Day
    • Rico Rodriguez – Ramble
    • Rico Rodriguez – Lumumba
    • Rico Rodriguez – Africa
    • Rico Rodriguez – Man From Wareika
    • Rico Rodriguez – Rasta
    • Rico Rodriguez – Over The Mountain
    • Rico Rodriguez – Gunga Din
    • Rico Rodriguez – Dial Africa
    • Rico Rodriguez – Africa (Vocal Version) ft. Ijahman Levi
    • Rico Rodriguez – (Free) Ganja
    • Rico Rodriguez – (Free) Ganja (VocalVersion) ft Ijahman Levi
    • Rico Rodriguez – Far East
    • Rico Rodriguez – (No) Politician
    • Rico Rodriguez – Fire Stick
    • Rico Rodriguez – Ska Wars
    • Rico Rodriguez – The Sidewinder
    • Rico Rodriguez – This Day Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Gunga Din Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Africa Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Lumumba Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Dial Africa Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Man From Wareika Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Over The Mountain Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Rasta Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Ramble Dub
    • Rico Rodriguez – Take Five (12" Mix)
    • Rico Rodriguez – Sound Check
    • Rico Rodriguez – Children Of Sanchez
    • Rico Rodriguez – You Really Got Me
    • Rico Rodriguez – Midnight In Ethiopia
    • Rico Rodriguez – Shabeen
    • Rico Rodriguez – Night Of The Bongo Man ft. Count Ossie
    Bim ShermanMighty RulerRoots From The Yard
    1977 deep roots cut on a relick of The Heptones "Tripe Girl" riddim, limited stock copies from the 2019 RSD boxset 'Roots From The Yard"
    • Bim Sherman – Mighty Ruler
    • The Revolutionaries – Jah Man Dub Style (Version)
    Linval ThompsonRiver JordanRoots From The Yard
    Great late 70s roots vocal cut from producer & singer Linval Thompson. Limited stock of single copies from the 'Roots From The Yard' boxset from 2019 RSD...
    • Linval Thompson – River Jordan
    • Linval Thompson – River Jordan (Version)
    Junior DelgadoTictionRoots From The Yard
    1977 roots classic from Junior Delgado with dub version on the flip. Limited stock with printed company sleeve.
    • Junior Delgado – Tiction
    • Junior Delgado – Tiction (Version)
    Earth And StoneWicked A Fe Dress BackRoots From The Yard
    One of seven titles from "Roots From The Yard" boxset 2019 RSD, sublime roots vocal duo and dub. Limited stock..
    • Earth And Stone – Wicked A Fe Dress Back
    • Ossie Hibbert – Wicked A Fe Dress Back (Version)
    Nat Birchall Meets Al BreadwinnerTradition Disc In DubTradition Disc
    The third release on Tradition Disc, Nat Birchall & Al Breadwinner return with a killer all analogue 10 track dub album mixed & recorded at Bakery Studio...
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Hornsman Rock
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Dub In The Heavens Pt.1
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Dub In The Heavens Pt.2
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Mystical Dub
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Struggle Dub
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Organizer Version
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Olaudah Equiano Dub
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Freedom Man
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Congo Drum Style
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Giza Dub
    The BankerBoopsie BooJah Fingers
    On the same riddim as Barry Morgan's rare "Global Confrontation" comes The Banker with an alternative vocal cut.
    • The Banker – Boopsie Boo
    • The Banker – Boopsie Boo Version
    Freddie McKayBring Back The Good Old DaysCommon Ground International
    Rare roots tune from vocalist Freddie McKay produced by Alvin Ranglin, original fetches big money..nice & clean pressing all yours for..
    • Freddie McKay – Bring Back The Good Old Days
    • Freddie McKay – Bring Back The Good Old Days (Version)
    Barry MorganGlobal Confrontation / RipperJah Fingers
    Two different vocal takes from Barry Morgan on this wicked left field dancehall riddim originally released in 1986.
    • Barry Morgan – Global Confrontation
    • Barry Morgan – Ripper
    Donovan JosephMood For LovingCommon Ground International
    Taken from his 1991 album "Sounds Of Many Colours" superb roots vocal cut with dub version worth checking out..
    • Donovan Joseph – Mood For Loving
    • Donovan Joseph – Mood For Loving (Version)
    Vivian JonesSell We OutWise & Dubwise Recordings
    Fresh new roots offering from Vivian Jones with French producer Romain Weeding.
    • Vivian Jones – Sell We Out
    • Vivian Jones – Dub We Out
    Easton ClarkeBike No LicenseMicron Music Limited
    His debut single recorded at The Black Ark around 1975 with version on the flip. Limited repress only 340 pressed and all signed & numbered by Easton Clarke.
    • Easton Clarke – Bike No License
    • Easton Clarke – Bike No License (Version)
    AbengGrown In CaptivityDig This Way Records
    Fresh new roots from Italian label Dig This Way comes Abeng with his second single after his killer "Crying Time" this time backed with Med Ton Allstars...
    • Abeng – Grown In Captivity
    • Manasseh – Dub In Captivity
    Yami Bolo / Lisa DainjahHead A Go Roll EPBent Backs Records
    A wicked relick of Barry Brown's "Head A Go Roll" riddim produced by D&H from France with Jamaican vocalists the mighty Yami Bolo and the underrated Liza...
    • Yami Bolo – The Only Love (Discomix)
    • Lisa Dainjah – Grand Finale
    • Daddy (42) – Dub A Go Roll
    African BrothersHow LongItal
    Great roots vocal cut from African Brothers with Tony Tuff on lead, originally released on Ital records in 1973 with dub on the flip.
    • African Brothers – How Long
    • African Brothers – How Long (Version)
    African BrothersRighteous KingdomItal
    Awesome early 70s roots cut from Tony Tuff, Sugar Minott & Derrick Howard with full dub on the B-side.
    • African Brothers – Righteous Kingdom
    • African Brothers – Righteous Kingdom (Version)
    Gregory IsaacsBabylon Too Rough / I Stand AccusedBelmont Records/VP
    Killer mid 70s roots rocker from The Cool Ruler with the sound of babylon dubwize on the flip from The Mighty Two Joe Gibbs & Errol Thompson.
    • Gregory Isaacs – Babylon Too Tough
    • The Mighty Two – I Stand Accused
    Count BoboBird Of ParadiseNot On Label
    Excellent debut album from the Bristol collective Count Bobo mixing up Jazz Rocksteady instrumental rhythms, if you liked Jackie Mittoo's Soul Brothers...
    • Count Bobo – Lazy Susan
    • Count Bobo – Beat Milk
    • Count Bobo – Sierra Madre
    • Count Bobo – Toshiro
    • Count Bobo – Lunaberry Trail
    • Count Bobo – Alphonso Ribelli
    Prince AllahNaw Go A Them Burial / Six Foot SixJoe Gibbs Record Globe/VP
    Heavyweight roots rocker from Prince Allah originally released in the late 70s by Joe Gibbs, with Errol Thompson wicked dub version on the flip. Comes...
    • Prince Allah – Naw Go A Them Burial
    • Prince Allah – Six Foot Six
    Barrington LevyPraise His NamePower House/VP
    One of Barrington Levy's best tunes over a killer militant roots rhythm from 1983 produced by George Phang with version on the flip.
    • Barrington Levy – Praise His Name
    • Barrington Levy – Praise His Name (Version)
    Babe RootsState Of Mind / ExtentNewdubhall
    Here the Turin-based crew continues to blur the boundaries between dub techno, ambient dub and digi-dub via a first appearance on nascent Japanese label...
    • Babe Roots – State Of Mind
    • Babe Roots – Extent
    Mighty ThreesAfrica Shall Stretch Forth Her HandJah Fingers Music
    Long time out of print, originally released in 1978 on American label April Records. Heavyweight vocal roots music of the highest order featuring Noel...
    • Mighty Threes – Rasta Business
    • Mighty Threes – Sinking In The Mist
    • Mighty Threes – Backyard Movement
    • Mighty Threes – Good Thing Going On
    • Mighty Threes – Nearer To Africa
    • Mighty Threes – One Black People
    • Mighty Threes – Don't Say You Don't Love
    • Mighty Threes – Sata (Version 1)
    • Mighty Threes – Sata (Version 2)
    • Mighty Threes – Rasta Dub Business
    • Mighty Threes – Sinking In The Mist Dub
    • Mighty Threes – Backyard Dub
    • Mighty Threes – Good Dub Going On
    • Mighty Threes – Nearer To Dub
    • Mighty Threes – One Black Dub
    • Mighty Threes – Don't Say You Don't Dub
    Bro. Joe & The Rightful BrothersHail The ChildrenArchive Recordings
    Just landed..Two ultra rare 1972 heavyweight nyabinghi roots cuts from Bro Joe & The Rightful Brothers, with "Hail The Children"the first recorded appearance...
    • Bro. Joe & The Rightful Brothers – Hail The Children
    • Bro. Joe & The Rightful Brothers – Go To Zion
    Eva KeyesIn A CrisisPartial Records
    Eva Keyes fourth release comments on the homeless issue all around us, with Irish producer Dan Taliras excellent dub version on the flip.
    • Eva Keyes – In A Crisis
    • Dan Taliras – In A Dub
    Johnny ClarkeThe Ruler (Aka Cold I Up)Weed Beat
    Killer roots rocker from Johnny Clarke originally released in 1975 with awesome King Tubby dub on the flip.
    • Johnny Clarke – The Ruler (Aka Cold I Up)
    • The Aggrovators – Bad Boy Rhythm
    Isaac Chambers ft. Dub PrincessBack To My Roots (Deep Fried Dub)Dubmission
    Limited deep new roots remix of Isaacs Chambers & Dub Princess tune "Back To My Roots"
    • Isaac Chambers ft. Dub Princess – Back To My Roots (Dub Fried Mix)
    • Isaac Chambers ft. Dub Princess – Dub
    Wayne JarrettLove In A Mi HeartJah Guidance/VP
    For the first time released on seven inch single is the 1982 roots tune from Wayne Jarrett with Roots Radics in full effect. Backed by a frightening dub...
    • Wayne Jarrett – Love In A Mi Heart
    • The Roots Radics – Blood On His Lips
    Rider ShafiqueWhen Shall We Rise / When Shall We DubZamZam Sounds
    Rider Shafique, Ishan Sound, and Kahn need no introductions. As individual artists and fellow members of Bristol’s Young Echo collective, they are...
    • Rider Shafique – When Shall We Rise
    • Rider Shafique – When Shall We Dub
    Joe Lewis aka Rupie EdwardsFrazer Down BelowHorus Records
    Superb recount of a Heavyweight boxing match between Joe Frazier & George Foreman in Jamaica 1973 by Joe Lewis aka Rupie Edwards. Using Errol Dunkley's...
    • Joe Lewis aka Rupie Edwards – Frazer Down Below
    • Joe Lewis aka Rupie Edwards – Frazer Down Below (Version)
    Truth, Fact & CorrectBabylon Deh Pon Fire / Jungle FeverRoots Vibration
    Killer heavyweight vocal roots recorded at The Black Ark in 1976 by Truth, Fact & Correct aka The Viceroys with dub on the flip. Roots Vibration only press...
    • Truth, Fact & Correct – Babylon Deh Pon Fire
    • Truth, Fact & Correct – Jungle Fever
    Bunny ClarkeBe ThankfulRoots Vibration
    Ultra heavy version of William DeVaughn's soul classic recorded by the Third World singer Bunny 'Rugs" Clarke with stripped down hard version on the flip,...
    • Bunny Clarke – Be Thankful
    • The Upsetters – Dub In The Back Seat
    The Chosen FewI Love The Way You LoveRock A Shacka
    The Chosen Few’s 2nd album originally released in 1975 aka “Everybody Plays The Fool” full of killer soulful funk reggae J.A. style with cover versions...
    • The Chosen Few – I Love The Way You Love
    • The Chosen Few – Second That Emotion
    • The Chosen Few – Make Way For The Young Folks
    • The Chosen Few – Hide & Seek
    • The Chosen Few – Reggae Stuff
    • The Chosen Few – My Thing
    • The Chosen Few – Everybody Plays The Fool
    • The Chosen Few – Tears Of A Clown
    • The Chosen Few – Hang On Snoopy
    • The Chosen Few – Queen Majesty
    • The Chosen Few – La La At The End
    • The Chosen Few – I Love The Way You Love (Pt.2)
    • The Chosen Few – Children Of The Night (Bonus Track)
    Winston HeywoodLong Long TimeRoots Vibration
    One of four 7" bullets from Lee Perry's Black Ark studio courtesy of Belgium label Roots Vibration with Winston Heywood's 1976 roots vocal cut, only three...
    • Winston Heywood – Long Long Time
    • The Upsetters – Long Time Dub
    Aimann RaadIn My CountryRoots Vibration
    Under the radar tune first released in 2011, produced by and released on Jacin's own label Original Dub Sound. Fantastic new and conscious roots reggae...
      Sun I TafariKeep On WorkingChannel One Sound System
      Superb new roots rocker from vocalist Sun I Tafari and the mighty Channel One Sound System with "Keep On Working" four mixes include horns cut from Tashomi...
      • Sun I Tafari – Keep On Working
      • Darren Jamtone – Keep On Working Version
      • Tashomi Balfour – Working Horns
      • Darren Jamtone – Dub Plate Cut
      Noel EllisLive In LoveRoots Vibration
      Noel Ellis is the son of legendary Studio One/Treasure Isle recording artist Alton Ellis. Located in Canada he recorded a self-titled LP for Summer Records...
      • Noel Ellis – Live In Love
      • Noel Ellis – Live In Love (Version)
      Prince Far IThe Trojan Albums CollectionDoctor Bird
      Three of the original albums make their CD debut. One of the most iconic and influential Jamaican artists of all time. Comprises four of the finest Jamaican...
        Clancy EcclesTop Of The LadderDoctor Bird
        Album unavailable on any format for 47 years, Includes numerous tracks currently unavailable digitally Complements other recent Doctor Bird compilations...
          Jah Embassy PlayersTribalRoots Vibration
          Jah Embassy Players is the musical project of Jahmbassador Hi-Fi ,one of Belgium's best known soundsystems. Over the last 10 years they have been steadily...
          • Jah Embassy Players – Tribal
          • Jah Embassy Players – Tribal Dub
          Dan I LocksArmy In HelicopterBelleville International
          On the great sounding "Digitally Moody" riddim from 2012 with vocalist Dan I Locks and French producer Barbes.D
          • Dan I Locks – Army In Helicopter
          • Barbes.D – Digitally Moody (Riddim)
          Jimmy RanksDreamTana Studio
          Superb new roots vocal cut from Jimmy Ranks with deep dub instrumental version on the flip.
          • Jimmy Ranks – Dream
          • Jimmy Ranks – Dub
          The Full ExperienceLee 'Scratch' Perry PresentsDoctor Bird
          By the late Seventies, Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry was at the height of his creative powers, producing a succession of spellbinding recordings from his compact...
            El FataMove ItBelleville International
            Rewind to 2012 with singer El Fata's collaboration with producer Barbes.D on his wicked roots dancehall riddim "Wall Street" with version on the flip.
            • El Fata – Move It
            • Barbes.D – Move It (Version)
            Country BoyThe Country Boy SongTobago
            Just in time for a change in the weather..comes Country Boy with some laid back vibes inna rediscovered tune from 2008 with great dub on the flip from...
            • Country Boy – The Country Boy Song
            • Dougie Wardrop – Dub Mix
            Dan I LocksWall StreetBelleville International
            On the "Wall Street" riddim from producer Barbes.D , one of three from Belleville Records France Stylee!
            • Dan I Locks – Wall Street
            • Barbes.D – Wall Street Dub