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XClassic sounds from Kingston and beyond -- roots, rocksteady, dub, dancehall, ska, and more!

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ShineheadLet Em In (radio friendly, slow jam, acapella, phenomenum nine, phenomenum version) ... 12-inch
Elektra, 1992. Near Mint- ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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SilvertonesSilver Bullets (180 gram orange vinyl pressing) ... LP
Trojan/Music On Vinyl (Netherlands), Early 70s. New Copy (reissue)... $28.99 30.98
Great work from one of the lesser-known vocal trios of the Kingston scene in its heyday – and a group who are also an obscure Lee Perry project too! The Silvertones have a wonderful harmony style – a very deep lead, and soaring backups that really take off in surprising ways – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Individually numbered limited edition of 1500 – on heavyweight orange vinyl!)

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Tito SimonWhen The Heat Is On ... LP
Pearl (UK), 1978. Fair ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Plays with surface noise, crackles, and has some small deeper marks that click. Cover has heavy edge wear and bent corners.)

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SkatalitesOn The Right Track ... CD
Aim (Australia), 2007. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Slim Smith & The UniquesBest Of The Uniques 1967 to 1969 ... CD
Trojan (UK), Late 60s. Used ... $14.99
Nice collectin on Trojan of this vocal group's rocksteady numbers. There's a bit of overlap with the set on Pressure Sounds, as there wasn't a whole lot of material laid to tape by this group. Nice steady rockers and lover's tunes, with sweet harmony vocals. Tracks include "People ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Snow12 Inches Of Snow ... LP
East West, 1993. Very Good+ ... $14.99
With "Informer", "Champion Sound", "Drunken Styles", "Lady With The Red Dress", "Runway" and "Ease Up" – 12 tracks in all. LP, Vinyl record album
(Promo in a stickered sleeve.)

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Sons Of JahPetition & A Prayer (voc, inst)/Stolen Legacy (voc, inst) ... 12-inch
Zema Bet, 1991. Sealed ... $19.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Still sealed, with hype sticker.)

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✨✧ Steel PulseEarth Crisis ... LP
Elektra, 1984. Very Good ... $24.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo! Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Steely & CleviePlay Studio One Vintage ... CD
Heartbeat, 1992. Used ... $2.99
... CD
(Out of print, punch through booklet.)

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Keith StewartJamaica Calling ... LP
Kalypso/Federal (Jamaica), Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing with deep groove.)

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Keith StewartJamaica Farewell & Other Caribbean Folk Songs ... LP
Federal (Jamaica), Mid 60s. Very Good- ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl has some heat damage on Side 2 and plays with surface noise. Cover is lightly bent at the opening and bottom right corner.)

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Keith StewartTake Me Back To Jamaica ... LP
H&K, 1960s. Very Good- ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing with deep groove. Cover is bent with a small tear at the bottom left corner.)

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Sugar PlumsRed River Reggae/Too Much ... 7-inch
Fab (UK), 1970. Near Mint- ... $24.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Label has some light stained spots.)

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Swing TingJunction EP ... 12-inch
Swing Ting (UK), 2017. Near Mint- ... $16.99
(New Grooves, Reggae) 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Tender TonesDevil Woman/Nobody Cares ... 7-inch
Crab (UK), 1969. Very Good+ ... $129.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Push-out center is intact.)

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TennorsDo The Reggay Dance ... LP
Sutro Park, Late 60s. New Copy (reissue)... $18.99 21.99
A heavy helping of work from this excellent Jamaican trio – one of the best soulful groups of the rocksteady years, stepping out here in a mode that's similar to early material from The Wailers! The Tennors really shine here in a great blend of harmony vocals and tight Kingston rhythms ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Third WorldRock The World ... LP
Columbia, 1981. Near Mint- ... $6.99
Third World's first LP for Columbia, in their now familiar pop crossover style, which helped them become one of the hugest acts in Jamaican music. Includes "Rock The World", "Spiritual Revolution", "Who Gave You (Jah Rastafari)", "Dubb Music", "Shine ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve.)

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Nicky ThomasLove Of The Common People (2CD version – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), 1970. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
An overlooked treasure from the early days of Trojan Records – a very soulful set that definitely lives up to its image on the cover! Singer Nicky Thomas takes on a host of material from both sides of the spectrum – including some country soul classics from the late 60s, reminding us ... read more CD

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Nicky Thomas/The DestroyersLove Of The Common People/Compass ... 7-inch
Trojan (UK), 1970. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(4 prong center pressing.)

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Carroll ThompsonHopelessly In Love ... CD
Trojan/Sanctuary (UK), 1981. New Copy ... $14.99 15.98
A soulful set from Carroll Thompson – the debut from the sultry UK singer, and a set that went onto become a key classic in the lovers rock genre! Carroll has a great way of mixing Jamaican styles with a bit more of a London vibe – coming up with a criss-cross of modes that really ... read more CD

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Carroll ThompsonHopelessly In Love (180 gram blue vinyl pressing) ... LP
Trojan (UK), 1981. New Copy ... $27.99 28.98
A soulful set from Carroll Thompson – the debut from the sultry UK singer, and a set that went onto become a key classic in the lovers rock genre! Carroll has a great way of mixing Jamaican styles with a bit more of a London vibe – coming up with a criss-cross of modes that really ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(40th Anniversary Edition – Limited edition blue vinyl pressing!)

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Linval ThompsonDub Landing Volume 2 (2LP version – with bonus tracks) ... LP
Greensleeves, 1982. New Copy 2LP ... $26.99 29.98
A dub landing of massive proportions – served up here on some classic early 80s work by Scientist, who's really making magic in the studio with the sounds of the Roots Radics Band! The tunes are stark, sharp, and very focused – and at some level, the mixologist is maybe keeping himself ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes poster!)

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Linval ThompsonLook How Me Sexy/Baby Father ... CD
Greensleeves (UK), 1982/1983. Used ... $16.99
... CD
(Out of print. Tray card is clean but a little wavy.)

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Toots & The MaytalsTrue Love ... CD
V2, 2004. Used ... $1.99
Toots & The Maytals revisit their greatest hits – along with Willie Nelson, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Trey Anastasio, Bunny Wailer, Keith Richards, and Ben Harper. CD

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Top-GrantMoney Money Money/Have Mercy On Me ... 7-inch
Island (UK), 1963. Very Good+ ... $24.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record

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Peter ToshEqual Rights ... LP
Columbia, 1977. Very Good+ ... $16.99
Peter Tosh's great, militant, second solo LP, one of the best of his career! Equal Rights is up to par with the finest Wailers LPs, although this is a bit heavier than the groovy, mellow Legalize It, the predecessor. A vital, hugely important, essential set of mid-to-late 70s reggae on Columbia. ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(NOTE – Bottom inch or so of cover is lightly stained and wavy with some peel spots due to moisture.)

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✨✧ Peter ToshMama Africa ... LP
EMI, 1983. Very Good+ ... Just Sold Out!
One of the most righteous albums ever recorded by Peter Tosh – as you might guess from the title and cover! Tosh could be great on other themes – but this set has him picking up even more politics than usual – maybe a bit late in the roots game, but able to find a way to bring ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has minimal wear and is great overall.)

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✨✧ TribesmanStreet Level ... LP
Boa (UK), 1979. Very Good ... $9.99
Features guest work from Rico – and titles that include "The Tribe", "Back To Nature", "African Woman", "Finsbury Park", "When I Father Come", and "Your Smile". LP, Vinyl record album

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Chuck TurnerDon Dadda Rise (voc, mix II, foreces dub) ... 12-inch
Fire, Late 80s. Near Mint- ... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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UB40Dance With The Devil/Red Red Wine ... 12-inch
A&M, 1988. Near Mint- ... $3.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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UniquesAbsolutely The Uniques ... LP
Trojan/Antarctica Starts Here, 1968. New Copy (reissue)... $20.99 24.98
Bad-stepping sounds from The Uniques – a really hip Jamaican vocal group, and one who sing with an edge that's maybe even sharper than some of their contemporaries! At first listen, the warmth of their harmonies is as sweet as you might expect – but as the music moves on, they open up ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ UpsettersUpsetters A Go Go ... CD
Heartbeat, 1970s. Used ... $6.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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ViceroysJump In A Fire/Give To Get ... 7-inch
Punch (UK), 1969. Near Mint- ... $129.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Plays with some faint crackles on "Give To Get", in beautiful shape otherwise!)

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ViceroysRebel Niah/Feel The Spirit ... 7-inch
Bullet (UK), 1971. Very Good+ ... $24.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record

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VikingsSix & Seven Books Of Moses/Zacions ... 7-inch
Island (UK), 1963. Very Good+ ... $14.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Vinyl has a slight warp but plays fine.)

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Wailing SoulsWailing (colored vinyl pressing – with bonus 12 inch) (2021 Black Friday Release) ... LP
VP/17 North Parade, Early 80s. New Copy 2LP Gatefold (reissue)... $39.99
The vocals here are wonderful – a strongly soulful style that really reflects the group members' many years in Jamaican vocal groups – but the rhythms are also key, too – and handled by the Roots Radics with some slight touches of the digital age to come! The balance between ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Colored vinyl pressing – with 12 inch bonus of "Take We Back" and "Take A Taste"!)

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Tony Washington & The DC'sDilly-Dilly/But I Do ... 7-inch
Black Swan (UK), 1964. Near Mint- ... $33.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record

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Wayne WonderNo Letting Go/Watching You/Saddest Day ... 12-inch
VP, 2002. Near Mint- ... $3.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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Merlyn WebberForget The Past/First Cut Is The Deepest ... 7-inch
Jama (UK), 1978. Very Good+ ... $19.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(B-side label has a bit of pen.)

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Joy White/Skin Flesh & BonesMy Guy/On The Town ... 7-inch
Jama (UK), 1975. Very Good ... $11.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record

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Clive Williams & The Heat WaveTake Good Care Of My Baby/In Loving Memory ... 7-inch
Revolution (UK), 1969. Very Good+ ... $99.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Push-out center pressing.)

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✨✧ Worl-A-Girl/Dennis The MenaceBack To School/School Days ... 12-inch
Joe Frasier, Early 90s. Very Good- ... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ Wyclef Jean911 (ghetto love rmx, ghetto rmx love inst, ghetto love rmx acapella, emergency rmx, emergency rmx inst, LP) ... 12-inch
Columbia, 2000. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $3.99
With Mary J Blige. (Hip Hop, Reggae) 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Cover has some edge wear, bent corners, and an index label.)

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YellowmanKing Yellowman ... LP
Columbia, 1984. Near Mint- ... $24.99
A big crossover record for the golden guy – with cuts that include "Jamaica Nice/Take Me Home Country Roads", "Wha Dat", "Disco Reggae", "Reggae Calypso", "If You Should Lose Me/You'll Lose A Good Thing", and "Mi Believe/Summer ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing, BFC 39301.)

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✨✧ YellowmanMello Yellow ... LP
VP, 1993. Near Mint- ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ YellowmanThem A Mad Over Me ... LP
J & J, 1982. Near Mint- ... $19.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Orange label Hit Bound pressing.)

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Young Ones Of GuyanaYoung Ones Of Guyana On Tour/Reunion ... CD
BBE (UK), Early 70s. New Copy ... $9.99 18.98
A pair of albums from this Guyana group – both recorded overseas, and with a really unique sort of vibe! Young Ones Of Guyana On Tour was recorded in 1970, while the group was in London – at the legendary Landsdowne Studios, home to some really groundbreaking jazz at the time – a ... (Global Grooves, Reggae) read more CD

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Tappa ZukieOh Lord ... 7-inch
Stars (Jamaica), 1978. Very Good+ ... $11.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Yellow label pressing. Labels have initials in pen.)

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Tapper ZukieFrom The Archives ... CD
RAS, Mid 70s-Early 80s. Used ... $6.99
... CD

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Various100% Dynamite NYC – Dancehall Reggae Meets Rap In New York City – Vol 2 ... LP
Soul Jazz (UK), 1980s/1990s. Near Mint- 2LP ... $29.99
The confluence of dynamite dancehall reggae with strains of hip hop – from the Big Apple to Jamaica – blazing material from the compilation kingpins at Soul Jazz UK! 100% Dynamite NYC does a great job of bringing together material from the late 80s and the 90s that bridged the worlds ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousBabylon – Original Soundtrack ... LP
Takoma, 1981. Very Good+ ... $59.99
Like a number of other reggae soundtracks, this collection of burning late 70s UK reggae transcends its use in the film, and makes a hard hitting set on its own. 10 numbers in all, including Yabby You "Deliver Me From My Enemies" and "Free Africa", Michael Prophet "Turn Me ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear and a promo stamp.)

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VariousBest Of Jamaican Gold Vol 1 ... CD
Jamaican Gold (Portugal), 1960s/1970s. Used ... $8.99
16 songs from Byron Lee & the Dragonaires, the Jamaicans, Delroy Wilson, Culture, Hopeton Lewis, Dennis Brown, Boris Gardiner, Gregory Isaacs, the Ethiopians, Mighty Sparrow & Byron Lee, and Stanley & the Turbines*. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousBest Of Reggae (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $14.99 19.99
Forget the cheapo look of the cover, as the set's a classic batch of gems from the Trojan Records catalog – 2CDs worth of material, with 55 titles that go way past the obvious hits – served up in a great mix of rocksteady and early reggae modes, and filled with the kind of tunes that ... read more CD

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VariousCan't Stop The Dread (with bonus tracks) ... CD
High Note/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
Deep Jamaican sounds from the 70s – all work produced by the legendary Sonia Pottinger, and which shows that her talents for roots music were every bit as great as her work with earlier styles too! With Pottinger, the key is almost less what she does in the studio than what she does with her ... read more CD

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VariousCaptain Of Your Ship – New Dancehall Shots From Black Scorpio ... CD
Shanachie, 1992. Used ... $7.99
Music from Commanche, Mikie Spice, Red Dragon, Hammermouth, Glen Ricks, Panhead, Snakeman, Hopeton James, Duckman, Lucan Scissors, Penny Irie, Dirtsman, Ken Boothe, General Trees, General TK, and Admiral Tibet. CD
(Out of print, small cutout hole through case.)

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VariousCarribean Soca Party 4 ... CD
Coral Sound Studio (Canada), 1996. Used ... $2.99
(Global Grooves, Reggae) CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousClassic Reggae Vol 1 – Greatest Hits ... CD
Rhino (UK), 1995. Used ... $1.99
Music from Jimmy Riley, Roman Stewart, Pat Kelly, Horace Andy, Sluggy Ranks, Norris Weir, Colin Sampson, Trevor Sparks, Penny, and more. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousDerrick Harriott Presents Earthly Sounds ... CD
Doctor Bird (UK), Early 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
A killer collection of work from Jamaican producer Derrick Harriott – a double length set that features 20 tracks on CD for the first time ever, plus lots of rare nuggets – all from a time when Harriott was completely on fire! Harriott was not only a producer, but also a performer, and ... read more CD

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VariousDifferent Fashion – The High Note Dancehall Collection ... CD
High Note/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
Pivotal early dancehall work from the Kingston scene – all of it produced by the legendary Sonia Pottinger, almost all of it issued on her short-lived Dance Hall label! The music here shares some of the qualities of the emerging mode at other labels – but unlike, say, Studio one – ... read more CD

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VariousDisco Reggae Vol 4 ... LP
Stix (France), 2021. New Copy ... $28.99 29.99
A fantastic entry in this really great series – a set that's not really disco or reggae, but which reimagines classic soul and funk tracks with a blend of laidback rhythms and contemporary instrumentation! True, you might play this stuff at a club – but the overall vibe here is a lot ... (New Grooves, Reggae) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousDuke Reid International Disco Series – The Complete Collection (3CD set) ... CD
Treasure Isle/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 70s. New Copy 3CD ... $24.99 29.99
Later work from legendary Jamaican producer Duke Reid – best known for the rocksteady classics on his Treasure Isle label in the late 60s, but still going strong here well into the 70s! The tracks here represent nearly every single 12" release issued by Reid on the many branches of ... read more CD

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VariousFire Over Babylon – Dread, Peace & Conscious Sounds At Studio One ... CD
Studio One/Soul Jazz (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy ... $19.99 26.99
Some of the most righteous sounds ever recorded at the legendary Studio One label in Jamaica – 70s music that marks a time when the company was moving into some of the more thoughtful, meaningful lyrics that rose to prominence during the rasta generation! The shift is no surprise, given that ... read more CD
Also available Fire Over Babylon – Dread, Peace & Conscious Sounds At Studio One ... LP 34.99

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VariousFire Over Babylon – Dread, Peace & Conscious Sounds At Studio One ... LP
Soul Jazz (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $34.99 39.99
Some of the most righteous sounds ever recorded at the legendary Studio One label in Jamaica – 70s music that marks a time when the company was moving into some of the more thoughtful, meaningful lyrics that rose to prominence during the rasta generation! The shift is no surprise, given that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Fire Over Babylon – Dread, Peace & Conscious Sounds At Studio One ... CD 19.99

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VariousFive The Hard Way – DJ Clash 86 ... LP
Live & Love, 1986. Very Good+ ... $24.99
Features Major Worries, General Tree, Admiral Bailey, Chaka-Demus, and Tonto Irie. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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VariousGay Jamaica Independence Time (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Treasure Isle/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 60s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99
A record that's brimming over with pride for the new musical grooves coming out of Kingston – and a rare compilation on the legendary Treasure Isle record from producer Duke Reid! The tunes here are great and gritty – almost as if Reid was finding a way to capture the energy of a sound ... read more CD

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VariousHot Sauce Vol 1 – Rocksteady, Boss Reggae, Dub, & Early Reggae 1965 to 1975 ... LP
Harlem Shuffle (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $22.99 26.99
A heady helping of rare singles from the farther reaches of the indie scene in early reggae – labels that include Duke, Grape, Black Swan, Blue Cat, and Attack – all tiny companies that are now part of the larger Trojan Records empire! The work here is nicely varied – as many ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousHot Sauce Vol 2 – Rocksteady & Boss Reggae 1965 to 1975 – 14 Jamaican Gems From The Vaults Of Trojan Records (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Harlem Shuffle (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $22.99 25.99
Great work from this series that really knows how to dig deep into the early years of reggae – going past some of the oft-reissued tracks to pull up some rare gems from a nice variety of small indie labels! The work here perfectly bridges the scenes in Kingston and London at the end of the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousHustle – Reggae Disco – Kingston London New York (expanded 3LP edition – with download) ... LP
Soul Jazz (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy 3LP ... $39.99 44.98
A fantastic collection that looks at the relationship between American soul and reggae in a very unique way – not the early crossovers of soul and rocksteady in the 60s, but a big wave of disco-inspired sounds in the 70s! The set brings together some great Jamaican and British versions of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes download! New expanded edition – with more material than the previous version!)

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VariousIf I Had A Pair Of Wings – Jamaican Doo Wop Vol 2 ... LP
Death Is Not The End (UK), Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy ... $19.99 21.98
Rare work from the Jamaican scene – music recorded in the years before ska, rocksteady, and reggae – and which shows an even stronger influence from American music than some of those later styles! The sound is every bit the doo wop that the title promises – songs that feature ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousJammy's From The Roots 1977 to 1985 ... LP
Greensleeves, Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy 2LP ... $26.99 29.98
Crucial work from the mighty King Jammy – nearly a decade's worth of productions involving a host of key artists on the Kingston scene – set up with a quality that really helps Jamaican move forward at the underground, after a burst of global fame in the 70s! Jammy's got this nicely ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousJazz In Jamaica – The Coolest Cats From The Alpha Boy's School ... LP
Honey Pie, Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy ... $19.99
Jazz in Jamaica, and a whole lot more – as the set brings together some key moments when the music was really shifting down in Kingston – still years before ska, rocksteady, and reggae, but with some definite differences in the way things come across! The Alpha Boy's School is a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousJoe Gibbs 12" Reggae Discomix Showcase Vol 2 ... CD
VP, Early 80s. New Copy ... $10.99
Discomix versions of stellar late 70s and early 80s selections from Joe Gibbs & Errol Thompson– giving the extended mix treatment to some stellar singles by a number of great vocalists and augmented by the top notch players! The approach essentially pairs up jams for an extended mix ... read more CD

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VariousKing Kong Compilation – Historic Reggae Recordings 1968-1970 ... LP
Beverley's/Mango, Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $19.99
A great little set of rocksteady and early reggae tracks – featuring 16 gems recorded in the late 60s by producer Leslie Kong. Titles include "Monkey Man" by The Maytals, "Rivers Of Babylon" by The Melodians, "Israelites" by Desmond Dekker, "Monkey ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(1981 UK pressing – in great shape! Front cover has some very light wear, but covber is great overall.)

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VariousMidnight Rock's Secret Tapes ... LP
Acid Jazz/Roots (UK), 2021. New Copy ... $21.99 23.98
A mysterious set of tracks from producer Jah Thomas – work from his vaults, but served up here with some new musical elements and some guest vocals too – at a level that goes a long way to bridge Thomas' roots in the 70s with his more recent work on the Roots label of Acid Jazz! There's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousReggae Africa – Roots & Culture 1972 to 1981 ... LP
Africa Seven (UK), 1970s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $24.99
A really cool little package, and one that looks at the rise of reggae on the African scene of the 70s – including many tracks that mark a moment before that big 80s wave of African-based superstars that rose up to larger global fame! The cuts here are maybe a bit more homegrown and unusual ... (Global Grooves, Reggae) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousReggae Collection Vol 1 ... CD
Madacy, Late 60s/1970s. Used ... $1.99
... CD

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VariousReggae Gold 2003 ... CD
VP, 2003. Used 2 CDs ... $2.99
VP's annual collection of dancehall bangers! Tracks include "Make It Clap (Remix)" by Busta Rhymes & Spliff Star featuring Sean Paul, "No Letting Go" by Wayne Wonder & LL Cool J, "Pon De River, Pon De Bank" by Elephant Man, "The Greatest" by Bounty ... read more CD
(Out of print, promotional stamp on booklet cover.)

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VariousReggae Power (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Doctor Bird (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99
The first-ever full collection of work based around the production efforts of Karl JJ Johnson – maybe not the biggest name in Jamaican studio talent, but a producer with a great ear for the most soulful sounds bubbling up at the time! Johnson was known as Sir JJ – and worked most ... read more CD

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VariousRoots Rock Reggae (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Savannah/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
A fantastic collection of roots reggae from a lesser-known source – material issued on the Big Phil label of Phil Mathias – brought together to make a superb album as a whole! There's a nice mix of artists here, and the production styles are also nicely varied – with some numbers ... read more CD

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VariousRootsman Vibration At King Jammy's (4CD set) ... CD
17 North Parade, Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy 4 CDs ... $23.99 25.98
King Jammy productions for roots based heavies – with 4 classic complete albums by Johnny Osbourne, Barry Brown, Hugh Mundell and Lacksley Castell and Noel Phillips – in a great box set! Each CD comes in a mini-LP replica sleeve, too! Johnny Osbourne's Folly Ranking, circa the end of ... read more CD

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VariousRupie's Scorchers – Classic Early Success Productions 1969 to 71 ... CD
Trybute (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. Used ... $11.99
Music from Rupie Edwards, Lloyd & Devon, the Concords, Rupie & Sidy, John Holt, Neville Hinds, Gregory Isaacs, Lloyd Charmers, Dobby Dobson, Joe Higgs, Hugh Roy Henry, Karl Bryan, and more. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousSka From Jamaica (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), Mid 60s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $16.99
The long-overdue release of a killer collection of underground ska from the Jamaican scene of the 60s – a package put together by a small London label to feature the best production work of Kingston producer Lindon Pottinger! These cuts lie in the Trojan Records vaults for decades – ... read more CD

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VariousSkanish Sound – Jamaican Influenced Music From Spain 1964 to 1972 ... CD
Vampi Soul (Spain), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy Gatefold ... $5.99 16.99
Forget the "ska" in the title – because the work on this set is in a mode that's very unique, and very much all its own – clearly inspired by the first big waves of new sound to break from the Jamaican scene in the 60s, but taken into all sorts of weird and wonderful ... (Funky Compilations, Reggae) read more CD

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VariousSoul Power 68 (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Treasure Isle/Doctor Bird (UK), 1968. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
Soul power 1968, but Kingston-style too – served up here in a host of gems from the vaults of Jamaican producer Duke Reid! The material is from a perfect moment in Reid's career – a time when he was changing his well-crafted Treasure Isle groove from ska to rocksteady – bringing ... read more CD

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VariousStep Forward Youth – Roots Masters From The Punky Reggae Party ... LP
VP, Mid 70s. New Copy ... $19.99
A fantastic selection of tracks from a time when reggae and punk were really crossing over on the UK scene – the earliest years of the punk rock movement, when bands like The Clash, Slits, and others were bringing the sounds of Jamaica into much greater mainstream circulation! The cuts here ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousStraight To The Head – Joe Gibbs Presents Knockout Sounds ... CD
Doctor Bird (UK), Late 60s. New Copy ... $14.99 20.99
Fantastic work from legendary producer Joe Gibbs – a key force in helping Jamaican music find the darker side of its groove at the end of the 60s, thanks to some groundbreaking work in the dee jay mode, and some other styles that are definitely an earlier precursor to dub! The set brings ... read more CD

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✨✧ VariousStrictly The Best Vol 12 ... CD
VP, 1993. Used ... $9.99
Volume 12 in the higly recommended series of reggae dancehall compilations from VP Records. Like the title says, they include the best of the current crop of dancehall singles, including some hard to find titles. Keep in mind that the even-numbered volumes (like this one) feature the slower roots ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousStrictly The Best Vol 23 & 24 Sampler ... 12-inch
VP, 1999. Near Mint- ... $2.99
Includes "World Gone Mad" by Beenie Man, "Unda Wata Medley" by Dancehall's Magnificent 7, "Rigormortis" by Tanya Stephens, "My Love Is Your Love" by Terry Linen, and "Double Blank" by Mr Vegas. 12-inch, Vinyl record

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VariousStudio One – Black Man's Pride ... CD
Studio One/Soul Jazz (UK), Early 70s. New Copy ... $18.99 22.99
Some of the most righteous music ever recorded at Studio One – tracks that rival the most progressive American soul music of the 70s in terms of political message and cultural empowerment! Studio One always worked at levels that drew strongly from American soul – but here, the sounds ... read more CD

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✨✧ VariousStudio One Groups (red CD pressing) ... CD
Soul Jazz (UK), Late 60s/1970s. New Copy ... $21.99 22.99
A seminal look at the sound of harmony soul in Jamaican music – the special way that a label like Studio One could take an American vocal approach, then find new life when pairing the style with the hippest sounds in Kingston! The collection follows the initial rise of group vocals in the ... read more CD
(Limited edition red CD pressing!)

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VariousStudio One Lovers Rock ... CD
Studio One/Soul Jazz (UK), Late 70s. New Copy ... $19.99 22.99
A set that offers up a slightly different look at the Studio One label – and at the lovers rock style of reggae that broke big at the end of the 70s! Studio One is often known for its rough-edged early classics – but right from the start, the label had a great ear for soul – ... read more CD

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VariousSummer Records Anthology 1974 to 1988 ... CD
Summer/Light In The Attic, Mid 70s/1980s. New Copy ... $11.99
Another blistering treasure trove of Canadian reggae! You heard us right, this batch of deep and heavy roots comes all the way from Toronto, and though it may be geographically isolated from the Caribbean, the vibes are deeply rooted foundation rock, not unlike some of the other astoundingly great ... read more CD
(Dual Disc includes documentary shot in Toronto between 1979 & 1982.)

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VariousTelephone Tracks ... LP
Pow Wow, 1988. Sealed ... $24.99
Includes selections by JC Lodge, Josie Wales, Robbie Lyn, Hopeton Lindo, Dennis Creary, Lady G, Ken Boothe, Dean Frazer, Mighty Diamonds, and Home T. LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ VariousTreasure Isle Bond Street Special – 1967 to 1974 ... LP
Voice Of Jamaica (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
Classic sounds from Treasure Isle – the legendary Kingston studio that grew out of a liquor store, and which had a huge impact on the growth of Jamaican music in the 60s! Treasure Isle is probably best known for its work in ska and rocksteady, but the label also stretched out a lot in later ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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VariousTrojan Story (3CD set) ... CD
Trojan (UK), Late 60s/1970s. New Copy 3CD ... $31.99 32.99
A huge collection of work from the legendary Trojan Records label – the crucial British imprint who helped bring the sounds of Jamaica to the London scene, then helped encourage a lot of new English recordings as well! Trojan was more than a label, it was a key cultural conduit back in the ... read more CD

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VariousWhen Jah Shall Come ... CD
Pressure Sounds (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy ... $14.99 15.98
A wealth of rare work from Jamaican studio genius Bunny Striker Lee – unusual cuts and unreleased material – all of it a further testament to his legendary ear for a mindblowing sound! These aren't half-baked cuts, or material that deserved to fall to the cutting room floor – ... read more CD
Also available When Jah Shall Come ... LP 23.99

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VariousWhen Jah Shall Come ... LP
Pressure Sounds (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy 2LP ... $23.99 25.98
A wealth of rare work from Jamaican studio genius Bunny Striker Lee – unusual cuts and unreleased material – all of it a further testament to his legendary ear for a mindblowing sound! These aren't half-baked cuts, or material that deserved to fall to the cutting room floor – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available When Jah Shall Come ... CD 14.99

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VariousWord Soun' 'Ave Power ... LP
Heartbeat, 1983. Near Mint- ... $16.99
Produced by Mutabaruka, with a rhythm team featuring Benbow Creary, Christopher Meredith, Fazel Prendergast, Tarzan Nelson, Dean Fraser, Nambo and Bobby Ellis backing the first generation of dub poets from Jamaica, artists who expended on the Dee Jays role and brought reggae back to the hardcore ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the booklet.)

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VariousYoung, Gifted & Black – 50 Classic Reggae Hits (3LP set) ... LP
Trojan (UK), 1960s/1970s. Near Mint- 3LPs ... $58.99
An excellent trple vinyl selection of some of the finest moments in reggae, 50 tracks in all, packing in strictly the best from start to finish. Like many of the other Trojan comps, this one's compiled from the perspective of the UK audience – the notes are provided by Don Letts and Robin ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes insert – and in great shape!)
 
 



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