Studio One Scorcher Studio One Scorcher : Instrumentals at Studio One

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  • 1. The Skatalites – Coconut Rock
  • 2. Cedric Im Brooks & The Sound Dimension – Mun-Dun-Gu
  • 3. Tommy Mccook, Richard Ace, The Skatalites & Disco Height – Shockers Rock
  • 4. Soul Vendors – Ringo Rock
  • 5. Jackie Mittoo & Ernest Ranglin – Jericho Skank
  • 6. New Establishment – The People Skanking
  • 7. Karl Bryan & The Afrokats – Money Generator
  • 8. Lester Sterling – Afrikaan Beat
  • 9. Sound Dimension – Heavy Rock
  • 10. Sugar Belly – In Cold Blood
  • 11. Don Drummond & The Skatalites – Heavenless
  • 12. Soul Bros. – Bugaloo
  • 13. Vin Gordon – Red Blood
  • 14. Pablove Black – Push Pull
  • 15. Jackie Mittoo & Brentford Rockers – Sidewalk Doctor
  • 16. Liberation Group – Namibia
  • 17. Brentford Road All Stars – Last Call
  • 18. Soul Defenders – Still Calling
  • 19. Karl Bryan & Count Ossie – Black Up

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Heavy, heavy tunes! Studio One instrumentals are the foundation of Reggae. These rhythm tracks became the basis for all Dancehall as countless artists and producers re-versioned these classic Studio One instrumentals.

REVIEWS:

" sheer volume of output from Studio One is astonishing, combined with the fact that the quality of the recordings never seem to diminish. These instrumentals touch on ska, rocksteady, dub, and begin to hint at the reggae sound of the late '70s. Each instrumental is perfect and has the feel that it could hardly be improved upon. Soul Jazz has once again put together a wonderfully rounded collection of music from Studio One". All Music

"I think if a nuclear family could have a soundtrack, ours would be the Soul Jazz comp Studio One: Scorcher. I wouldn't say it's the best record ever made, but if I heard it every single day for the rest of my life, I'd be 100% cool with it." DJ

"Compilation of essential & rare Studio One instrumentals" Hard Wax

"Studio One Scorcher is the latest of these, collecting instrumental tracks spanning the years from the late-'60s rocksteady vogue through the onset of dancehall and digital rhythms in the early 80s featuring The Skatalites, trombonist Don Drummond, Pablove Black and others." Billboard 

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