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    U BrownTu Shueng PengEmmanuel Music
    1984 DJ Vocal cut on the "Revolution" riddim.
    • U Brown – Tu Shueng Peng
    Rupie Edwards All StarsJamaica SerenadeHorus
    Killer roots instrumental from Rupie Edwards from the mid 70s with dub on the flip, 2nd of two new represses from Horus Records. Don't leave..
    • Rupie Edwards All Stars – Jamaica Serenade
    • Rupie Edwards All Stars – Part 2
    Rupie EdwardsRise And FallHorus
    Rare 1975 recording from Rupie Edwards, recorded at Lee Perry's Black Ark studio with stripped down rhythm dub on the flip. Limited repress from Horus...
    • Rupie Edwards – Rise And Fall
    • Rupie Edwards – Rise In Dub
    The CongosCongo ManBlack Art
    All time classic Black Ark sound featuring The Congos (Cedric Myton, Watty Burnett and Roy Johnson). Deep roots music at it's finest from the 70s..don't...
    • The Congos – Congo Man
    • The Congos – Version
    Nat Birchall Meets Al BreadwinnerSounds AlmightyTradition Disc
    Super deep new afro-jazz roots reggae album from Nat Birchall, this time working with top analog producer Al Breadwinner with stunning effect. Recorded...
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Youth Iron Rock
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Ancient Wisdom
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Wisdom Dub
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Freedom Style
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Freedom Skank
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – In The Hills
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Higher Region In Dub
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Igziabeher
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Amlak Dub
    • Nat Birchall Meets Al Breadwinner – Hail Don D Jr
    Horace MartinPozitive VibezNegus Roots
    This album was released in 2005 and features tracks from 1983-85. All of the tracks were recorded on the Negus Roots Label and produced by Robert ‘Flako’...
    • Horace Martin – Repatriation
    • Horace Martin – King Fa Them
    • Horace Martin – We Want Work
    • Horace Martin – Pure Delight
    • Horace Martin – Woman, The Wonder Of You
    • Horace Martin – Feelings Of A Broken Man
    • Horace Martin – I Can't Believe It
    • Horace Martin – Pozitive Vibez
    • Horace Martin – World Family
    • Horace Martin – Zuggy Zuggy
    • Horace Martin – 8 Days A Week
    Marshel WalkerBe Good / What The World Needs medleyRoom In The Sky
    Two new roots vocals cuts on a relick of Alton Ellis's "Big Bad Boy" riddim.
    • Marshel Walker – Be Good
    • R. Zee Jackson – What The World Needs Now medley
    Joseph Cotton & M FestaCherry GardenRoom In The Sky
    One of three new vocal cuts on the "Big Bad Boy" riddim..
    • Joseph Cotton & M Festa – Cherry Garden
    • Joseph Cotton & M Festa – Big Bad Boy Riddim
    Joseph CottonMy Big Woman / Bazz Whit / Maad TingRoom In The Sky
    New vocal roots from Joseph Cotton with dub version plus two deep instrumentals on the flip, plays at 33rpm.
    • Joseph Cotton – My Big Woman
    • Salute – Bazz Whit
    • Salute – Maad Ting
    Junior Delgado / Dennis BrownDEB Music Showcase EP Vol 1DEB Music
    Two songs Two versions ( Don't Study Wrong" & "What About The Half" ) from Junior Delgado & Dennis Brown plus their dubs. First in a new series of D.E.B....
    • Junior Delgado – Don’t Study Wrong
    • Junior Delgado Ft Dennis Brown – Don’t Study Wrong
    • D.E.B. Music Players – Sound Almighty Version
    • Junior Delgado – What About The Half
    • Dennis Brown – What About The Half
    • D.E.B. Music Players – The Truth Version
    • 1. Junior Delgado – Don’t Study Wrong
    • 2. Junior Delgado Ft Dennis Brown – Don’t Study Wrong
    • 3. D.E.B. Music Players – Sound Almighty Version
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    Black SlateOgimaTCD
    Superb Dub companion album to Black Slate's "Amigo" LP originally released in 1980, finally gets a vinyl reissue. One of the U.K.'s finest root reggae...
    • Black Slate – Dub In Motion
    • Black Slate – Universal Dub Warning
    • Black Slate – Live Up To Dub
    • Black Slate – Ogima
    • Black Slate – Dub And Bondage
    • Black Slate – Dub For The Romans
    • Black Slate – King Dub
    • Black Slate – Dub To Freedom
    • Black Slate – Legal Dub
    K.C. WhiteHow Can You Love JahSoul Proff
    Next vocal cut to KC White's own classic "Selassie I". B-side rides on the "Shame And Pride"
    • K.C. White – How Can You Love Jah
    • K.C. White – Version
    Alric ForbesTo JahForbes Label
    Super deep and rare roots vocal cut from the late 70s, Alric Forbes was one of Yabby You's backing singer The Prophets, check great stripped down dub.
    • Alric Forbes – To Jah
    • Alric Forbes – To Jah (Version)
    Frankie Paul / Rod TaylorRight Time / In The Right WayIroko
    Two killer roots vocal & dubs cuts from 1979, originally released on Freedom Sounds and featuring The Soul Syndicate Band. Check the rolling dub to "In...
    • Frankie Paul – Right Time
    • Frankie Paul / Rod Taylor – Version
    • Rod Taylor – In The Right Way
    • Frankie Paul / Rod Taylor – Version
    Aston "Family Man" Barrett & The Wailers BandSoul Constitution: Instrumentals & Dubs 1971 – 1982Dub Store
    Aston ‘Family Man’ Barrett is much more than just one of the most renowned reggae bass players of all time. As the bassist of choice for Bob Marley...
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Soul Constitution
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Distant Drums
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Eastern Memphis
    • Max Edwards – Gideons High
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Cell Block 11
    • The Wailers – Guided Missile
    • The Wailers – Work
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Family Man Skank
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Dub Combination
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Cobra Style (Disco Mix)
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Well Pleased (Disco Mix)
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Tribute To Y Mas Gan
    • The Wailers – Rebel Am I
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Distant Drums Version
    • Gideon All Stars – Ixes
    • Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Steppers Rock
    • 1. Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Soul Constitution
    • 2. Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Distant Drums
    • 3. Aston "Family Man" Barrett – Eastern Memphis
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    Trevor WilsonNot I / Give One RemieMorwell Esq.
    Rare solo outing from Delroy Wilson's brother Trevor on the rhythm "Better Must Come" early 70s skank on Morwell Esq.
    • Trevor Wilson – Not I
    • Trevor Wilson – Give One Remie
    Tony ClarkeGoing HomeJamwax
    Tony Clarke is from Waterhouse, St. Andrew Jamaica. At the tender age of 10 he started following sound systems like Sir Mike The Musical Dragon with the...
    • Tony Clarke – Going Home
    • Tony Clarke – Hey Little Girl
    DhaimaIna Jah ChildrenJoe Gibbs
    Second 10" in the Joe Gibbs (Roots Archive Series) featuring Dhaima 1977 roots vocal cut with Mighty Two dub plus a combination vocal with Dennis Brown...
    • Dhaima – Ina Jah Children
    • Mighty Two – Save The Children
    • Dennis Brown & Dhaima – A True
    • Joe Gibbs & The Professionals – Nu True
    Sylford WalkerBurn Babylon / Jah Golden PenJoe Gibbs
    1st release on the Joe Gibbs 10" "Roots Achive Series" with Sylford Walker on two classic 70s vocal heavyweight roots cuts complete with The Mighty Two...
    • Sylford Walker – Burn Babylon
    • Mighty Two – Burning Version
    • Sylford Walker – Jah Golden Pen
    • Mighty Two – Golden Dub
    Michael ProphetSweet MeDub Store
    Tubbys, as well as Jammys tunes after the digital revolution, you can find many that sounds great but not all of them will stick to your heart forever....
    • Michael Prophet – Sweet Me
    • Michael Prophet – Sweet Me (Version)
    Browne BunchThere's Fun For AllDub Store
    Debut song from The Browne Bunch according to Steely. Triangle, Pyramid and Antrim labels consists of Chung Brothers, Steely & Clevie impacted greatly...
    • Browne Bunch – There's Fun For All
    • Browne Bunch – Something Silly
    D.E.B. Music PlayersUmoja DubD.E.B. Music
    Umoja Dub produced by Dennis Brown and engineered by Prince Jammy. Released on the DEB Music label (DEBLP 03)) in 1978 are 10 roots dubs recorded at Channel...
      The RastafariansJah's Greatest Blessing / New Clear BombJah Fingers Music
      Early eighties roots rarity from USA band The Rastafarians, quality roots harmony release from Jah Fingers label.
      • The Rastafarians – Jah's Greatest Blessing
      • Shaka Man – New Clear Bomb
      Tony Benjamin And The I & I BandMarcus The ProphetArchive Recordings
      Different unissued version from the rare early eighties album "I&I" by The Regulars. Taken straight from master tape. Tuff U.K. Roots music..
      • Tony Benjamin And The I & I Band – Marcus The Prophet
      • Tony Benjamin And The I & I Band – Marcus The Prophet Raw Mix
      • Tony Benjamin And The I & I Band – Marcus The Prophet Version
      Blundetto / Ken BootheHave A Little FaithHeavenly Sweetness
      The first single from Blundetto’s forthcoming album sees the French producer collaborate with a true great of Jamaican music, the legendary reggae vocalist...
      • Blundetto / Ken Boothe – Have A Little Faith
      • Blundetto / Ken Boothe – Have A Little Faith (Version)
      Dr. AlimantadoOne TroubleKC Soul Proff
      Both sides come on the same riddim as KC White's big hit "First Cut Is The Deepest"
      • Dr. Alimantado – One Trouble
      • Dr. Alimantado – Sweet Cut
      Phil PrattThe War Is On Dub StylePressure Sounds
      Very rare Phil Pratt produced dub album "The War Is On Dub Style" gets reissued for the first time with original tunes on the vinyl and with 3 extra vocal...
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        Naggo MorrisDown In The GhettoGaffaBlue
        Solo roots vocal from former Heptones singer, originally released in Jamaica on Wambesi records in 1980. Same tuff horns rhythm as Earl Cunningham's "Got...
        • Naggo Morris – Down In The Ghetto
        • Naggo Morris – Version Ghetto
        Silk Satin Velvet & WoolNatty Burry (Dubplate Mix)Uprising
        More from the vaults of UPRISING, previously unreleased dubplate mixes. The vocal cut is an alternate take with slightly different lyrics over a more raw,...
        • Silk Satin Velvet & Wool – Natty Burry (Dubplate Mix)
        • Silk Satin Velvet & Wool – Satan Pickney (Dubplate Mix)
        StalawaIn East AfricaScotch Bonnet Records
        12" EPReggae' s African connection meets the global ethos of Glasgow' s Scotch Bonnet Records for their historic new EP. French-born, Glasgow-based producer...
        D.I.P Presents The UpsetterDip
        Long out of print 1975 compilation of Lee Perry's Black Ark productions. Featuring his own twisted "Enter The Dragon" The Gladiators roots vocal cut "Time"...
        • The Upsetters – Enter The Dragon
        • Dillinger – Cane River Rock
        • King Burnett – I Man Free
        • The Gladiators – Time
        • Leo Graham – Jump It
        • The Gaylads – Have Some Fun
        • Linval Thompson – Kung Fu Man
        Devon IronsJerusalemPressure Sounds
        The original cut of the Althea and Donna ‘Gone to Negril’ track. Released by Pressure Sounds in 2005 and then deleted. Now on the Talent 77 label,...
        • Devon Irons – Jerusalem
        • The Talent Crew – Version
        Bunny Lee & The AggrovatorsSuper Dub Disco StylePressure Sounds
        Originally released in 1979 on West London label "Jamaica Sound" Superb dub album mixed at King Tubby's & Channel One. Vinyl is single vinyl and the...
        • Bunny Lee & The Aggrovators – Money In Your Pocket Dub
        • Bunny Lee & The Aggrovators – Shalin Temple Dub
        • Bunny Lee & The Aggrovators – Portobello Special Dub
        • Bunny Lee & The Aggrovators – The Revolutionaries Heavy Weight Dub
        • Bunny Lee & The Aggrovators – The Scientist Dub
        Tommy McCookSuper Star - Disco RockersPressure Sounds
        McCook recorded extensively for Bunny Lee, and ‘Super Star Disco Rockers’ is a strong showcase for his meditational style of playing. The track ‘Lamb’s...
        • Tommy McCook – The Night Rose Of Sherron
        • Tommy McCook – Rasta A The Master
        • Tommy McCook – Lamb's Bread Herb
        • Tommy McCook – Disco Rockers
        • Tommy McCook – Roots Of Africa
        Salute ft. Ray CarlessPlastic CabbageEnviromental Friendly
        New 33rpm styled roots 7" from Room In The Sky people, quality U.K. roots label..check their other tunes in stock.
          Dennis BrownYesterday Today And TomorrowJoe Gibbs Music
          Originally released in 1982 on Joe Gibbs Music produced by himself and Sly & Robbie. Rocking roots rhythms, features "Tribulation" "Rocking Time" "Love...
          • Dennis Brown – A Little Bit More
          • Dennis Brown – Tribulation
          • Dennis Brown – Rocking Time
          • Dennis Brown – Carres Me Girl
          • Dennis Brown – Love Light
          • Dennis Brown – Hold On To What You've Got
          • Dennis Brown – Little Village
          • Dennis Brown – Have You Ever Be In Love
          African BrothersYouths Of TodayItal
          Mid 70s roots vocal from The African Brothers featuring Sugar Minott, Tony Tuff and Derrick Howard, small repress on the repro of original label.
          • African Brothers – Youths Of Today
          • African Brothers – Version
          G.T. MooreThe Harry J SessionsPartial Records
          Recorded while Gerald was in Jamaica working on a project with Lee Perry in 1980.The master tapes of the four tracks that were recorded at the Harry J...
          • G.T. Moore – Utopia
          • G.T. Moore – Reformation Dub
          • G.T. Moore – Jerusalem
          • G.T. Moore – Temple Mount Dub
          • G.T. Moore – Working For The Dollar
          • G.T. Moore – Turn The Wheel Dub
          • G.T. Moore – Constant Spring
          • G.T. Moore – Stony Hill Dub
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          Lloyd Parks & We The PeopleMeet The PeoplePressure Sounds
          Self produced set By Lloyd Parks. Recorded at Joe Gibbs with a stellar support cast. The CD comes with 6 bonus tracks and the vinyl single vinyl LP is...
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Reality
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Life Ain't Easy
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – You Hurt My Pride
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Ordinary Man
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Trench Town Girl
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Ah Rock Dis Yah Bass Line
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – I Want To Go Home
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – I Love You Girlie
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Grand Father Girlie*
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Part Two*
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Slaving (Steppers Cut)*
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Part Two*
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – School Days*
          • Lloyd Parks & We The People – Part Two*
          Al BrownProverbPressure Sounds
          Brown was inspired to write the single ‘Proverb’ after spending hours hunched over his bible in Spanish Town as a youth. ‘Proverb’ was one of the...
          • Al Brown – Proverb
          • Al Brown – Proverb (Version)
          Roots UprisingFamily TreeTop Ranking Sound
          Presenting this little forgotten pearl by Roots Uprising recorded in Miami, Florida in 1979. Led here by the multi-skilled musician, singer and producer...
          • Roots Uprising – Family Tree
          • Roots Uprising – Family Tree (Version)
          Dennis BrownLove's Gotta Hold On MeJoe Gibbs Music
          Great upbeat 1984 roots reggae album recorded at Joe Gibb's studio with We The People Band and produced by the Mighty Two Errol Thompson & Joe Gibbs. Check...
          • Dennis Brown – Souls Keep Burning
          • Dennis Brown – Let Love In
          • Dennis Brown – Your Love Gotta Hold On Me
          • Dennis Brown – Right Fight
          • Dennis Brown – Hoolingan
          • Dennis Brown – I Can't Stand It
          Rod TaylorMr TalkativeReality Sound Station
          Deep new roots vocal cut from Jamaican singer Rod Taylor, produced by Mr Boris with two dub versions on the flip.
          • Rod Taylor – Mr Talkative
          • Boris Lowther – Talkative Dub /
          Max RomeoThe ? Question / Rat PoisonHorus
          Early Black Ark-recorded gem from Max Romeo. Backed by musicians including Carlton Barrett and Aston Barrett of The Wailers. On the flip killer trombone...
          • Max Romeo – The ? Question
          • Ronald Wilson – Rat Poison
          Reggae's Greatest Hits Volume 3Heartbeat
          Great pre Black Ark productions from Lee Perry featuring Bob Marley, Dave Baker, Junior Byles, Silvertones, The Upsetters and many more.
            Al BrownAin't No LovePressure Sounds
            A real classic of its kind. Al Browns cover of Bobby Blands inspired Blues/soul refections on urban living had been a staple of his set at Kingstons popular...
            • Al Brown – Ain't No Love
            • Skin Flesh & Bones – Dubs In The City
            Jacob Miller & The Inner CircleGhetto On FirePressure Sounds
            A fierce reflection of Kingston’s down town strife from Jacob Miller. Miller was a downtown Ghetto dweller that had managed to work himself into the...
            • Jacob Miller & The Inner Circle – Ghetto On Fire
            • Jacob Miller & The Inner Circle – Ghetto On Fire (Version)
            Lloyd ParksSlaving (Steppers Cut)Pressure Sounds
            This cut of Lloyd Parks’s classic ‘Slaving’ song is most often referred to as the ‘Steppers version’ was recorded around 1980 when the song was...
            • Lloyd Parks – Slaving (Steppers Cut)
            • Lloyd Parks – Slaving (Steppers Cut) (Version)
            Shanti YalahCreationNansa Records
            New album from Spanish producer Roberto Sanchez & A-Lone Ark Muzik studios. Featuring vocalist Shanti Yalah on lead vocals. Solid conscious roots music...
              Junior Murvin / Delroy SmartAfrica / JohnnyDub Store
              Recorded on the very same day as Earl Sixteen's People Music, here comes Junior Murvin cut crying for his brothers in the homeland. On flip side a Delroy...
              • Junior Murvin – Africa
              • Delroy Smart – Johnny