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Kool Comps.

January 19, 2008

Latin Soul Recordings released this compilation full of Latin Soul- Ballads with English lyrics and Latin Beats. Most in which were quite popular in the late 60’s and early 70’s By far the sweetest Latin comp I’ve ever heard. The mp3 I listed below is the first song on the CD and that voice you […]

70’s Marley & Tosh archives stolen.

January 8, 2008

It appears someone has robbed Jamaica of a part of it’s history. A rather large collection, including original recordings of Bob Marley and Peter Tosh music and famous footage from the 1970’s was stolen from a former Jamaican Broadcasting corporation. The most disturbing part about the story is that the void was noticed days before […]

N’ The Crates

January 6, 2008

I ran across this CD not too long ago and after hearing it I was enraptured. The vocalist, at the time was unfamiliar to me, but the cover of the album had me intrigued. Judy Mowatt Black Woman Man, was I stoked! Couldn’t believe I hadn’t discovered the CD sooner. That’s how you always feel […]

Artist Pic

January 4, 2008

King Tubby – ‘A Better Version’ – by Dragon courtesy of factmagzine.com

U Roy

January 4, 2008

U Roy was fortunate enough to work with King Tubby while he was in the process of inventing dub. As the sound became popular U Roy gained celebrity status. His first recordings would be with the most popular producers from the island like Peter Tosh for Lee Perry. His most notable album to date Dread […]