A sensitive roots infused re-working of Yabby You’s Psalm 16 by Diggory Kenrick on Flute backed by Yabbys in house band the Prophets Allstars. Deep bass groove, chattering hand drums by Skully Simms and Diggory weaves the melody over the top. Come with the original cut on the flipside in a hand stamped bag.More info
An overlooked roots gem from Yabby You. A side is taken from the Prophecy album while the flipside is an unreleased mix of the same tune. Recorded at Channel One studio in 1981. Top draw roots comes in a National Bird sleeve.More info
A rocking take on Yabby’s ‘Jah Jah Way’ rhythm which itself was re-worked by Yabby and Scientist into the ‘Stop Upression now’ dub. This uptempo stepper gets re-worked by Diggory Kenricks smooth soulful flute.More info
An understated Lee Perry production featuring a young Junior Delgado as the lead vocalist of Time Unlimited. Delgado worked with Perry on a lot of material and this lilting rhythm frames a laid back delivery. Nice.More info
The Flames started life as a backing unit for Alton Ellis but recorded under a variety of names The Crashers, The Hurricanes, The Invaders. Winston Jarrett was usually in the mix as the one constant member. Difficult to say who takes the lead vocalist is on this Nyabingi infused number. Most likely its Danny Clarke.More info
One of Jimmy Rileys best tunes with Lee Perry. An impassioned vocal that lays Jimmys observations on the state of ‘Rasta’ at the time. Jimmy acknowledged Perrys production skills when I asked him how was it at the Black Ark with Scratch, he smiled and said ‘Fun, Scratch was great to work with’ Perry joins in on the vocals on the flipside. Top notch.More info
Two superb rock steady sides produced by Derrick Morgan. Hop Special see's Roland Alphonso lead Saxaphone glide through Procul Harem’s ‘Whiter Shade of Pale’.
The flip side has The Inventors waxing lyrical on subjects beloved by daytime TV. Relationships and food. The Inventors ‘Food of Love’ has not been re-pressed on 45 since its original release. Comes in a hand stamped sleeves.