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    • Althea – Going To Negril
    • Lee Perry & Inner Circle – Crazy Negril
    • 1. Althea – Going To Negril
    • 2. Lee Perry & Inner Circle – Crazy Negril

    Producer Tommy Cowans cut the first version of the ‘Gone to Negril’ rhythm for Devon Irons to voice the song ‘Jersualem’ on. He then returned to the same rhythm for the follow to the pop hit ‘Up Town Top Ranking’ with Althea and Donna for ‘Gone to Negril’. 

    Some where along the line prompted by Bob Marley Tommy Cowans took the tapes up to the Black Ark . Anyone who was coming from another planet who wanted to know what Lee Perry was about would be well advised to listen to the all out audio assault of ‘Crazy Negril’. 

    Like a careering car that Perry just about maintains control off ‘Crazy Negril’ screeches whirls and zooms from one side to the other of the musical track. Possibly because it was a ‘mix’ that he was asked to do for someone else from the outside Perry throws caution to the wind and adds a simple rhythm box as well as whistles and a cow bell to amazing effect. It's a an inspired version and adds to the slightly commercial song on the A side. Although ‘Gone to Negril’ has its lyrical moments as well. Anyone who rhymes ‘Adam and Eve without their leaves’ and ‘Femine gender ranking agenda’ is alright by me.
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    • – Nuh Fi Run It Down – Danny Clarke
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    • – Beard Man Shuffle – The Upsetters
    • – Oh Me Oh My – Bree Daniels CD Bonus track
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    • 1. – Roots Train - Junior Murvin (Unreleased Dubplate Mix)
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    • 3. – Set Up Yourself – The Upsetters
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    ‘Conquering Lion’ stands as one of the few truly essential albums of the roots era. As devotional as anything by Burning Spear, as polemical as Bob Marley, and as militant as the Mighty Diamonds, the album also communicates a haunting spiritual quality that is uniquely its own. Amazingly, for such a coherent work, the tracks were recorded over a period of at least four years, yet come together to present a single coherent vision. The album was first issued in Jamaica by Micron, and in the UK with a different tracklisting as ‘Ram-A-Dam’ on the Lucky label in 1976. Here the album is presented for the first time in expanded form, together with its dub counterpart. Vivian ‘Yabby You’ Jackson is often portrayed as a strange, otherworldly figure. Yet his life was filled with two opposing forces, the spiritual and the earthly. Even as Yabby was yearning for a higher plane of existence, he was scratching out a difficult living in the ghetto. Whilst warning of sinful secular behaviour, he was working at the race track taking bets. As well as creating some of the most powerful and heartfelt music to come out of Jamaica, Yabby was busy cutting deals with studios and musicians, and hustling round the record shops to sell his products. And these contradictions seem to have fuelled some of his best music, pushing him into places that other artists shied away from.

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    • – This Child Of Mine
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    Lee Perry’s playful nature credited this 45 to Jane Fonda’s character in Klute!! About as Post Modern as you can get. The music is a storming up tempo joy ride. ‘I may forget your name but not your face’ possibly relates to the story of ‘Klute’ which obviously caught ‘Scratch’s’ attention. Comes with a lush version on the flipside. A custom printed sleeve as well. ‘You build me up and get me high’ Killer

    • Bree Daniels – Oh Me Oh My
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    Bobby Ellis And The UpsettersSka BabyPressure Sounds

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    • – Ska Baby
    • – Ska Version
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    • – Conquering Lion Version
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    • – Holloway Rock
    • – Holloway Rock Version
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    • – South West Block
    • – Tear Gas In Waterhouse
    • – Traditin Skank
    • – Earth Fear
    • – Black Out
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    • – Words Dub *CD bonus Track
    • – Man To Man Version *CD Bonus
    • – A Living Version * CD bonus Track
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    In the late 1970s, Kingston was in the midst of a transformation. The ghetto population, brutalized, cowering behind locked gates during the internecine warfare of the decade, had had enough. Gunshots, street battles, homemade bombs be damned, the population was sick of the politics, sick of the violence and ready to move on. Slowly, but surely, the dancehalls, all but shuttered during the 1970s were returning to life. In those open lawns and sweaty clubs where draws of weed were sold by the handful, a cold Heineken battled the heat and the girls were ready to rock their hips in a rub a dub style the quasi-mystical, mathematically complex sound of roots and dub ceded to more earth-bound concerns. A host of new singers and DJs flocked to the sound systems with lyrics and style that spoke to the dancehall itself. This new breed of “rub a dub soldier” eschewed the international market, and spoke to Jamaicans in their own language, about their own concerns from sex to humor to the day-to-day problems of suffering in the ghetto. A new sound was needed and the spare, uncompromising music of the Roots Radics, bolstered equally by the mixing prowess of Scientist and the financial shenanigans of Henry “Junjo” Lawes, came to the rescue. With a tuff as nails drum and bass soundtrack, the Roots Radics, almost overnight, became the number one band for Jamaican recordings.

    Bunny “Striker” Lee was always attuned to even the slightest change in the musical landscape of Kingston. He quickly picked up on this shift in taste and knew he had to compete or be left behind. By 1980, Striker had gathered a stable of young artists around his core veterans like Cornell Campbell and Johnny Clarke to build riddims and tunes to speak to this new “dancehall” vibe. With a deep knowledge of classic songwriting, an ability to effectively communicate with musicians and an infusion of new talent, Striker Lee’s new direction quickly hit gold. “Rub a Dub Revolution” mines this often overlooked period with tracks of rarities like the Paragons obscure “Place Called Zion”, classic tunes such as Don Carlos’ iconic “Pass Me The Lazer Beam” and extended 12” mixes featuring DJ verses by Papa Tullo, Purpleman, Simple Simon and others that showcase the excitement, experimentation and raw energy of this transformative period of Jamaican music. Rub a Dub Revolution will be released in a gorgeously designed 2 Lp vinyl set and a double CD with 3 bonus tracks. Both formats include extensive track notes by Diggory Kenrick and an extensive interview with Bunny Lee.


    • The Paragons – Know Yourself Mankind
    • Don Carlos & Papa Tullo – Lazer Beam (Nuff Stylee) 12" Mix
    • Johnny Clarke – I Man Come Again
    • Papa Tullo – Every Half Is A Fraction
    • Cornell Campbell & Scientist – Bandulo 12" Mix
    • The Paragons – A Place Called Zion
    • Simple Simon – Revolution Fighters
    • Trevor Castell – Too Popular (Previously Unreleased)
    • Cornell Campbell – Exterminator (Previously Released)
    • Devon Edwards – Lay Down Flat
    • 1. The Paragons – Know Yourself Mankind
    • 2. Don Carlos & Papa Tullo – Lazer Beam (Nuff Stylee) 12" Mix
    • 3. Johnny Clarke – I Man Come Again
    • View full info and tracklisting
    Frankie JonesGun FeverPressure Sounds

    Frankie Jones’ “Gun Fever” is a dark and heavy piece of digital roots; a rare representation of 80s Jamaican music that appealed equally to the UK roots and dancehall crowds. Originally released in 1986 on a Third World 12”, the record was limited in distribution and became a heavily sought after tune by serious collectors and selectors alike. This Pressure Sounds release on a crisp, newly mastered 45 is the first time “Gun Fever” has been reissued; and the first time it has appeared on 7” vinyl. Comes in a hand stamped bag.

    • – Gun Fever
    • – Gun Fever (Version)
    James EastwoodDarkest Night / The Red SeaPressure Sounds

    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.

    • James Eastwood – Darkest Night
    • Augustus Pablo – The Red Sea
    Vivian Jackson & The ProphetsJudgement TimePressure Sounds

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    • Vivian Jackson & The Prophets – Judgement Time
    • – Prophets Dub
    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 music has been shaped by some enduring partnerships between producer and engineer, such as Teo Macero and Fred Plautt for Miles Davis, Jerry Wexler and Tom Dowd for Atlantic Records, and George Martin and Geoff Emerick for the Beatles. But possibly none were as prolific as the collaboration between Bunny ‘Striker’ Lee and Prince Jammy at King Tubby’s Studio between 1976 and 1982.

    In 1977 and 1982 respectively, Conflict Dub and Dubbing In The Front Yard were released in London as white labels in extremely limited quantities. The two LPs found the triumvirate of Lee, Jammy and The Aggrovators in perfect form with driving instrumentals, flashes of vocal beauty and mixes that ripped apart and rebuilt traditional notions of sonic structure. Due to the nature of their limited release (not to mention the lack of artwork and even titles) the two dub LPs quickly disappeared into that mythic realm of records whispered about by only the most hard-core reggae collectors. This release is the first-ever reissue of these sought after LPs, and contains all the original songs in both vinyl form (double LP set with both albums on the original labels) and a lush double pack cd with 3 extra bonus tracks. The sleeve notes are by Diggory Kenrick with amazing photos by Howard Johnson, director of the influential Channel 4 documentary ‘Deep Roots Music’.

    The 3 CD bonus tracks are all remixes. Two from Paolo ‘Dubfiles’ Baldini for the Dubbing in the Front Yard set. One for Conflict Dub by Diggory Kenrick.

    • – Dubbing In The Front Yard
    • – Judgement Dub
    • – The Gates Of Dub
    • – Babylon Dub
    • – Somewhere Version
    • – Carry On Dubwise
    • – Crab In A Barrel Dub
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    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 of the “Enter Into His Gates” rhythm and on the flipside two involving dubs of Jackie Edwards’ “Come Dub Me Girl” from 1981. Both rhythms feature on the “Dubbing In The Frontyard” album, The LP cuts were mixed by Prince Jammy at King Tubby’s Studio, but the remixes on this release come from Paolo Baldini, whose ‘Dubfiles’ projects at his Alambic studio has caught the mood of younger reggae aficionados as well as the more traditional reggae crowd.

    • – Enter Into Dub Version 1
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          Pressure Sounds 100th release!

          Double CD Pack with both albums 'Rockers From The Land Of Reggae' and 'Words In Dub' plus six bonus tracks spread over the two CDs. Extensive sleeve notes and lovingly packaged!

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                  • 2. – Don't Let No One Fool You Version (Dub Plate)
                  • 3. – Chasing Versions (Dub Plate)
                  • View full info and tracklisting
                  • 10"£12.00
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                  Tamba 4We And The Sea (1968)A&M

                  Stunning, stunning, stunning heavyweight progressive avant-garde bossa jazz meets classical and jazz by Luiz Eca's group recorded at Rudy Gelder, produced by Creed Taylor. The Bomb! RARE original mono USA gatefold first pressing

                  Original USA Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG (lot of wear)

                  100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or your money back!

                    • Original LP£35.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' or your money back!
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                    Ebo Taylor and The PelikansEbo Taylor and The PelikansMr Bongo

                    Reissue of this "holy grail" Ghanaian funk LP - one of Ebo Taylor's rarest and most sought-after!

                    On this album, Ebo Taylor joined forces with 12-piece band ‘The Pelikans’ from the Cape Coast region of Ghana led by Bessa Simmona, with rhythm guitarist Fifi Orleans Lindsay. This album clearly defined a new direction in highlife, and the tune 'Come Along' has become a Ghanaian funk anthem. Essential reissue via Mr. Bongo packaged in a heavyweight ‘tip on’ sleeves; printed in Japan, pressed on high quality vinyl, with label designs and artwork as per the original release.

                    • – Enye Wo Nyame Nko
                    • – Gyae Su Na Nkomo
                    • – Reality
                    • – Egya Edu
                    • – Mber No Aso
                    • – Come Along
                    • – If You Care
                    • LP£20.00
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                    CollocutorThe SearchOn The Corner Records

                    One of the hardest working labels in the game On The Corner Records proudly present the second album from Collocutor - "The Search"

                    Following on from their excellent 2014 debut "Instead" the London based ensemble led by Tamar Osborn have delivered another sublime work that converges fluently between modal jazz, spritual and afro-futurist dialogues.

                    "The Search" has already gained plaudits from the likes of Gilles PetersonMulatu Astatke and anyone else who's had the pleasure of hearing the record or seeing the band perform live. An early contender for album of the year for us here at SOTU!

                    This one will fly - Highly Recommended!


                    • – Disappearance
                    • – Conversation 1
                    • – The Search
                    • – Conversation 2
                    • – Here To Here To Everywhere
                    • – Conversation 3
                    • – Arrival
                    • – Conversation 3
                    • New LP (180g)£18.99
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                    Delroy DyerLive UpPartial Records

                    Previously unreleased roots tune from the late 90s produced by Robert Tribulation, check dub...

                    • Delroy Dyer – Live Up
                    • Tribulation All Stars – Live Up Dub
                    • 7"£5.99
                      Out of stock
                    VariousDoin' The Popcorn Ska: Golden Oldies Volume 5 (My Boy Lollipop Girls Do The Blue Beat)Discotheque Records

                    Sixties pop versions of "My Boy Lollipop" from France, China, Finland & USA. Limited 7" only on purple vinyl.

                    • Agnès Loti – C'est Toi Mon Idole
                    • Billie Tam – My Boy Lollipop
                    • Marion – My Boy Lollipop
                    • Teresa Brewer – My Boy Lollipop
                    • 7"£7.99
                      Out of stock
                    Stranger ColeThe Time Is NowWackies
                    Three cuts of Lee Perry's immortal Tight Spot rhythm featuring searing vocals by Leroy Sibbles and the great Stranger Cole, together with an instrumental version by the Bullwackies All Stars. Essential.
                    • stranger cole – the time is now
                    Earth & StoneGive MeArchive Recordings

                    Hard hitting 1978 roots cut from Albert Bailey & Clifton Howell aka Earth & Stone, recorded at Channel One with The Revoultionaires. Clean and loud pressing on limited red vinyl.

                    • Earth & Stone – Give Me
                    • The Revolutionaries – Give Me Version
                    • 7" (Coloured vinyl)£10.00
                      Out of stock
                    Bob Marley And The UpsettersNatural Mystic (Original First Cut)Pressure Sounds

                    The original first cut from The Black Ark with Lee Perry at the controls, Marley later recut the tune for the opening track on his "Exodus" album for Island Records. All new Pressure Sounds 7"x 3  sleeves come in (limited run) reused album sleeves.

                    • Bob Marley – Natural Mystic (Original First Cut)
                    • Upsetter – Mystic Version
                    PhiladelphiaT.S.O.P. (1983)Discomagic Records

                    Crazy Italo Disco electro cut of MFSB philly classic - twisted!

                    Original = 12" VG+ /Sleeve VG+
                    100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy' money-back guarantee!

                    • – T.S.O.P.
                    • Original 12"£10.00
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