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Albums

  • Bunny Lee/Various Artists: Full UpBunny Lee/Various ArtistsFull Up
    CD/MP3/2xLP

    A post rocksteady jamboree of Striker Lee's early reggae productions. Includes some pulsating instrumentals, soulful vocals and twisting dj verbosity. 21 tracks many from original master tapes, laced with evocative photographs that have been supplied by Bunny and his family and some excellent notes on the ‘Bunny Lee’ modus operandi by Diggory Kenrick. A single CD and double Vinyl Lp.

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  • Yabby You & The Prophets : Deeper Roots Part 2Yabby You & The Prophets Deeper Roots Part 2
    CD/MP3/2xLP

    Follow up to the Deeper Roots album on Pressure Sounds. Has more of a focus on the dub and instrumental side of Yabby's productions, but there are still some killer vocals included from Yabby and friends. Top class backing from the Prophets. Plenty of unreleased mixes. Comes with a free Yabby You postcard when you buy direct from Pressure Sounds.

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  • Horace Andy : Get WiseHorace Andy Get Wise
    CD/MP3/LP

    An excellent compilation of Horace Andy material from the early 70s. Produced by Phil Pratt and only ever previously released in Jamaica. 16 tracks on the CD and 14 on the single vinyl. Comes with a free postcard.

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  • Lee Perry & The Upsetters: Roaring LionLee Perry & The UpsettersRoaring Lion
    CD/2xLP/MP3

    A thundering 16 tracks produced by Lee Perry that takes us through the key period of his work at the Black Ark. Many of the tracks come from a single master tape. The remaining tracks are from dub plates. As re-issues go this is pretty remarkable. Maverick Productions that showcase Perry at his most imaginative.

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  • Tommy McCook : Reggae In JazzTommy McCook Reggae In Jazz
    CD/MP3/LP

    Killer instrumental set from Tommy McCook produced by Buter Riley and unavailable since it original release in the 70s. Never been released before on CD. Two bonus tracks on the CD. Sleevenotes by Steve Barrow.

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  • The Royals : Pick Up The PiecesThe Royals Pick Up The Pieces
    CD/MP3

    This cd has long been available but we are pleased we have it back in stock. An essential vocal harmony set that is up the there with the best work of Israel Vibration and The Abyssinians. Superb.

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  • Joe Higgs : Unity is PowerJoe Higgs Unity is Power
    CD/MP3/LP

    Joe Higgs follow up to the classic Life of Contradiction album, Unity is Power is a mellower set of tracks. The song writing is as clear and as lucid as ever. Possibly reggae musics most accomplished artist and certainly one of its most talented musicians. Joe Higgs glides through a self produced album that has never had a re-release since it original release. The vinyl is 180gram and the cd has 2 bonus tracks.

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  • Bobby Kalphat & The All stars: Zion HillBobby Kalphat & The All starsZion Hill
    CD/MP3/2xLP

    Phil Pratt and Bobby Kalphats Zion Hill album with a heap of bonus track. Lush Instrumentals with extra dubs thrown in. Gorgeous!! One of the few Melodica albums that does not feature Augustus Pablo

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  • Third World All Stars: Rebel RockThird World All StarsRebel Rock
    CD/MP3/LP

    Classic mid seventies instrumental album. Led by Rico Rodriguez on trombone, Eddie “Tan Tan” Thornton on trumpet, Michael 'Bammi’ Rose on sax, Lester Sterling trumpet and saxophone. An excellent set that is re-issued for the first time. Newly re-mastered and available for the first time on CD.

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  • Yabby You: Deeper RootsYabby YouDeeper Roots
    CD/MP3/2xLP

    A Rocking selection of Yabby You material. Including deep roots obscurities and alternate mixes of some of his better known material. We are thrilled with this set and think it stands as one of the best Yabby You compilations available. Comes on CD and Double vinyl. Some of the tracks are from Dub Plates so the sound quality is reflective of that.

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  • Lee Perry/ Various Artists: The Sound DoctorLee Perry/ Various ArtistsThe Sound Doctor
    CD/MP3/2xLP

    Killer 24 track Lee Perry Various artists selection. Just when you thought you had everything that you needed by The Upsetter Pressure Sounds drop a heavyweight selection that is essential. Forget your problems 'The Sound Doctor' will make it better.

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  • Various Artists: More Ideas 1988Various ArtistsMore Ideas 1988
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    Eleven tracks of the Bunny Lee Produced 'More ideas 1988'. Including the original 9 from the album plus 2 bonus tracks. One of which 'Poor People version' is totally exclusive to Pressure Sounds.

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  • Dennis Bovell: Mek It RunDennis BovellMek It Run
    MP3/CD/2xLP

    A ferocious beast of a record featuring some superb remixes by one of the Uks most innovative producers.

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  • Various Artists: Listen To The Music – Caltone's Jamaican 45's 1966-69Various ArtistsListen To The Music – Caltone's Jamaican 45's 1966-69
    CD/MP3/2xLP

    Excellent compilation from this great Jamaican label. Both the Lp and Cd have 21 tracks.

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  • Lee Perry and the Upsetters: High Plains DrifterLee Perry and the UpsettersHigh Plains Drifter
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    The rare and obscure Upsetter releases covering the period from 1968 to 1973. Fab selection that covers one of the best periods of Lee Perry music.

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  • Phil Pratt: Dial M For MurderPhil PrattDial M For Murder
    MP3/CD/LP

    Sought after heavy weight dub album from Producer Phil Pratt

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  • Augustus Pablo: Message MusicAugustus PabloMessage Music
    CD/MP3/2xLP

    Classic music from one of the true greats of Instrumental music.

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  • Lee Perry & The Upsetters: The Return of Sound System ScratchLee Perry & The UpsettersThe Return of Sound System Scratch
    CD/MP3

    The mighty 'Scratch' gets busy again with Pressure Sounds. Dubs, Instrumentals and some stunning vocals much of it never been released before. Top stuff even if we do say so ourselves.

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  • Lee Perry & The Upsetters: Sound System ScratchLee Perry & The UpsettersSound System Scratch
    CD/MP3

    A revolutionary producer at his very best. Twenty cuts of musical mayhem, some that you will be familiar with and many that you may never heard before, featuring The Upsetter in his prime. Lovingly packaged with photos from Dennis Morris.

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  • Various Artists: Harder Shade Of BlackVarious ArtistsHarder Shade Of Black
    CD/MP3

    Jamaican youth producer Leonard ‘Santic’ Chin first arrived in the UK on the 10th of February 1974. While staying in London he compiled and released his debut long player, built around his then current successful Jamaican seven inch recordings, the classic 'Harder Shade Of Black' album.

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  • King Tubby & The Clancy Eccles All Stars: Sound System InternationalKing Tubby & The Clancy Eccles All StarsSound System International
    CD/LP/MP3

    Anyone who wants to know what King Tubby’s early mixing style was all about need look no further than this incredible collection.

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  • Delroy Wilson: Dub Plate StyleDelroy WilsonDub Plate Style
    CD/2xLP/MP3

    Delroy Wilson as you have never heard him before. Remixed by Prince Jammy and executive-produced by Bunny ‘Striker’ Lee. A remix album from before the genre had become part of popular culture.

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  • Tommy McCook & The Supersonics: Pleasure DubTommy McCook & The SupersonicsPleasure Dub
    CD/LP/MP3

    ‘Pleasure Dub’ is a record we have wanted to release for a long, long time and we are all delighted to be able to finally add a Treasure Isle album to the Pressure Sounds catalogue.

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  • Various Artists: Once Upon A Time At King TubbysVarious ArtistsOnce Upon A Time At King Tubbys
    CD/MP3

    I Roy and Prince Jazzbo are the principal players here aided and abetted along the way by an assorted bunch of onlookers and minor characters with Bunny 'Striker' Lee as the producer of all but one of the tracks.

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  • Jimmy Radway & The Fe Me Time All Stars: Dub IJimmy Radway & The Fe Me Time All StarsDub I
    CD/LP/MP3

    “...one of the hardest dub albums ever released” Reggae The Rough Guide

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  • Micron Compilation: Every Mouth Must Be FedMicron CompilationEvery Mouth Must Be Fed
    CD/MP3

    'Micron Music Presents' puts the focus on a label that was extremely important both as a label and as a business. Micron allowed many producers and artists a creative opening that would otherwise have been denied to them.

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  • The Revolutionaries: Drum Sound - More Gems From The Channel One Dub Room 1974 to 1980The RevolutionariesDrum Sound - More Gems From The Channel One Dub Room 1974 to 1980
    CD/2xLP/MP3

    A lion of a record roaring with dub plates, rarities and obscure gems from Maxfield Avenue.

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  • Various Artists: Safe TravelVarious ArtistsSafe Travel
    CD/2xLP/MP3

    Phil Pratt's Jon Tom label was comprised completely of concentrated creativity and these tunes are guaranteed a rapturous reception whenever they are played out at revival dances.

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  • Joe Gibbs & The Professionals: No Bones For The DogsJoe Gibbs & The ProfessionalsNo Bones For The Dogs
    CD/MP3

    Producer Joe Gibbs, engineer Errol 'Errol T' Thompson known as 'The Mighty Two' together with The Professionals house band recorded some of the heaviest, pounding music of the seventies and turned the Joe Gibbs' label into a hugely successful hit factory.

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  • Channel One: Maxfield Avenue BreakdownChannel OneMaxfield Avenue Breakdown
    CD/MP3

    This collection is representative of the more experimental side of Channel One's output showcasing a selection of sixteen dubs and instrumentals from this innovative and inventive studio from the period between 1974 and 1979.

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  • Lee Perry: Produced & Directed by the UpsetterLee PerryProduced & Directed by the Upsetter
    CD/MP3

    Lee Perry is one of the very select few... a Producer/Performer whose works carry the unmistakable imprint of the auteur - the clear and instantly recognisable evidence of one man's musical signature.

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  • Prince Far I: Health And StrengthPrince Far IHealth And Strength
    CD/MP3

    A classic collection rescued from oblivion by the Pressure Sounds team...

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  • Prince Far I & The Arabs: Cry Tuff Dub Encounter (Chapter One)Prince Far I & The ArabsCry Tuff Dub Encounter (Chapter One)
    CD/MP3

    Produced by Prince Far I and aided and abetted by Adrian Sherwood 'Cry Tuff Dub Chapter One' is one of the all time great dub albums.

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  • Prince Far I: Cry Tuff Dub Encounter (Chapter Three)Prince Far ICry Tuff Dub Encounter (Chapter Three)
    LP/CD/MP3

    The set features super heavy deliveries from Prince Far I, pre-ambient doodlings and quirky noises from David Toop and Steve Beresford and backing vocals from The Slits.

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  • Prince Far I & The Arabs: Dub To AfricaPrince Far I & The ArabsDub To Africa
    CD/MP3

    Prince Far I was pursuing new goals here as he set about investing his earnings in yet more recordings... able now to fulfil an ambition to concentrate on producing his own records and those of other artists too.

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Singles/EPs

  • Vin Gordon: Roots of ZionVin GordonRoots of Zion
    7"/MP3

    Vin Gordon on the Rumours rhythm. Gorgeous instrumental. Tony Asha with a keyboard instrumental on the flipside.

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  • Chuck Jaques & Lynn Taitt and The Comets: Dial 609Chuck Jaques & Lynn Taitt and The CometsDial 609
    7"/MP3

    Chuck Jaques with Lynn Taitt and The Comets.

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  • Lloyd and the Groovers: Listen To The MusicLloyd and the GrooversListen To The Music
    7"/MP3

    Lloyd Jackson with his Groovers on the A side. Romeo and The Emotions on the flipside. Top notch rocksteady.

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  • The Clarendonians: I'm SorryThe ClarendoniansI'm Sorry
    7"/MP3

    Classic vocal rocksteady from Peter Austin and The Clarendonians

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  • Tommy McCook & The Supersonics: Smooth SailingTommy McCook & The SupersonicsSmooth Sailing
    7"/MP3

    Late ska workout from Tommy McCook and his Supersonics. Lynn Taitt on the flipside with Jerk Time.

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  • Carl Moore: My Fore Fathers Died In The SandCarl MooreMy Fore Fathers Died In The Sand
    MP3

    Carl Moore's roots classic

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  • Jackie Mittoo: Disco JackJackie MittooDisco Jack
    7"/MP3

    Now back in stock on heavyweight vinyl in a cardboard picture sleeve.

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  • Cornell Campbell: Mr CopCornell CampbellMr Cop
    7"/MP3

    Straight from the Bunny 'Striker' Lee stable a selection of six superb slices of the 'Rumours' rhythm... one of the outstanding rhythm tracks of the ragga era.

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  • Delroy Wilson: Ease UpDelroy WilsonEase Up
    7"/MP3

    Straight from the Bunny 'Striker' Lee stable a selection of six superb slices of the 'Rumours' rhythm... one of the outstanding rhythm tracks of the ragga era.

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  • Vin Gordon: Roots of ZionVin GordonRoots of Zion
    7"/MP3

    Straight from the Bunny 'Striker' Lee stable a selection of six superb slices of the 'Rumours' rhythm... one of the outstanding rhythm tracks of the ragga era.

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  • Lee Perry & The Upsetters: Chim CherieLee Perry & The UpsettersChim Cherie
    7"/MP3

    Taken from the 'Sound System Scratch' album we are delighted to present 'Chim Cherie' a seriously sought after dub plate from the golden age of sound systems.

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  • Lee Perry & The Upsetters: Dub Plate PressureLee Perry & The UpsettersDub Plate Pressure
    7"/MP3

    Classic Black Ark music from Lee Perry... never available on vinyl before now.

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  • Big Youth: Town Without PityBig YouthTown Without Pity
    7"/MP3

    Perhaps not one of Big Youth’s better known records and so Pressure Sounds are thrilled to release this rarity from one of Jamaica’s greatest ever deejays coming at you on heavyweight seven inch vinyl with a specially printed picture sleeve.

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  • Pat Francis: Guys Get A BlowPat FrancisGuys Get A Blow
    7"/MP3

    One of his strongest releases ‘Guys Get A Blow’, credited to Pat Francis on the Teem label, is a rare vocal outing that showcases his excellent voice and production skills (this man was multi-talented!) and which demonstrates all the classic hallmarks of a Black Ark recording. Another high quality Pressure Sounds release on heavyweight vinyl with a custom printed picture sleeve.

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  • Wayne Smith: Time Is  A Moment In SpaceWayne SmithTime Is A Moment In Space
    7"/MP3

    Prince Jammy at his very best... a slice of mainstream pop spun off and taken somewhere else.

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  • Attaras: Brimstone And FireAttarasBrimstone And Fire
    7"/MP3

    Produced by Joe Higgs, with members of the Wailing Souls and Joe Higgs in harmony, you know this just has to be a top class vocal release.

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  • Freddie McKay: Rock A Bye WomanFreddie McKayRock A Bye Woman
    7"/MP3

    Freddie McKay is one of the greatest exponents of the more soulful side of Jamaican roots music. Seriously in demand on the revival circuit 'Rock A Bye Woman’ is a rare self production that showcases Freddie at his very, very best.

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  • Paul Whiteman: I Don't Want To Lose YouPaul WhitemanI Don't Want To Lose You
    7"/MP3

    The aching ‘I Don’t Want To Lose You’ is from one of fabled vocalist Paul Whiteman's (aka Paul Blackman) rare forays into the recording studio coupled here with one of King Tubby’s greatest ever dub mixes.

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  • Glen Adams: She's So FineGlen AdamsShe's So Fine
    7"/MP3

    ‘She’s So Fine’ is a beautiful vocal from the multi-talented Glen Adams. This rarity comes complete with added harmonies missing from the better known version of the song. Coupled here with a sympathetic instrumental cut of the same rhythm entitled ‘Soul Survivor’ by sax man supreme Val Bennett

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  • Slim Smith: Let's Get TogetherSlim SmithLet's Get Together
    7"/MP3

    A certifiable classic from one of Jamaica’s greatest ever singers.

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  • Delroy Wilson/George Dekker: This Life Makes Me Wonder/Foey ManDelroy Wilson/George DekkerThis Life Makes Me Wonder/Foey Man
    7"/MP3

    Both sides of this double A side date from the late sixties. 'This Life Makes Me Wonder' is a soulful tour de force from Delroy Wilson coupled here with George Dekker's 'Foey Man'... another underground classic.

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  • U Roy: Linger You LingerU RoyLinger You Linger
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    This version to Dennis Brown's classic 'Song My Mother Used To Sing' is one of a handful of self produced 45's released by U Roy on his own Mego Ann label in the early seventies.

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  • Junior Byles: Lorna BananaJunior BylesLorna Banana
    7"/MP3

    Junior Byles always has “something to say” and his soulful vocals are always a delight. This cut is a real beauty over a classic Lee Perry rhythm produced by Pete Weston and originally released on Pete's own Advance label.

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  • Joe Higgs: Let Us Do SomethingJoe HiggsLet Us Do Something
    7"/MP3

    Now on a heavy weight vinyl in a picture sleeve.

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  • Joe Higgs & Karl Masters: Freedom JourneyJoe Higgs & Karl MastersFreedom Journey
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    A tough instrumental counterpart to 'Let Us Do Something'.

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  • Creole: Jah CreationCreoleJah Creation
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    A seriously in demand forty five perennially popular with sound systems and based around the Heptones' classic 'Love Without Feeling'.

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  • The Revolutionaries: Kunta KinteThe RevolutionariesKunta Kinte
    7"/MP3

    The ‘king’ of all dub plate specials... guaranteed to rock the dance!

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  • Devon Irons: JerusalemDevon IronsJerusalem
    MP3

    A different cut to the one on the 'Life Goes In Circles' album... and the version side is not on the album either.

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