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African Head ChargeMy Life In A Hole In The Ground ... CD
On-U Sound (UK), 1998. Used ... $36.99
Seminal sounds from the On-U Sound label – and a record that perhaps provides one of the most lasting illustration of the label's genius! African Head Charge work in this unique blend of Jamaican dub, British post-punk electronics, and some earthier textures that might be more at home in ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Monty AlexanderMonty Meets Sly & Robbie ... CD
Telarc, 2000. Used ... $4.99
Features Monty Alexander on piano and melodica, Jay Davidson on saxophone, Steve Jankowski on trumpet, Robbie Shakespeare on bass, and Sly Dunbar on drums and rhythm programming. Tracks include "Chameleon", "Monty's Groove", "The In Crowd", "Soulful Strut", ... (Jazz, Reggae) read more CD

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✨✧ Horace Andy/Ashley BeedleInspiration Information Vol 2 ... CD
Strut (UK), 2009. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A massive collaboration between Horace Andy and Ashley Beedle – a well-titled second set in Strut's Inspiration series, and one that brings both artists into some really fresh, new territory! Andy handles most of the vocals, and Beedle's working rhythms that are somewhat in his Black Science ... (New Grooves, Reggae) read more CD
(Promo pressing with one side front insert and simplified rear artwork. Comes in a standard jewel case.)

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Spragga BenzUncommonly Smooth ... CD
Capitol, 1995. Used ... $1.99
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(Out of print, promotional stamp on CD and sticker on booklet cover.)

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✨✧ Big YouthTell It Black ... CD
Snapper (UK), 1970s. Used 2CD ... $19.99
31 tracks pulled from the Trojan catalogue including "Concrete Jungle", "Give Praises", "Reggae Phenomenon", "Killer", "Forman Versus Frazier", "Tippertong Rock", and "Solomon A Gunday". CD
(Out of print.)

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Dennis BrownMoney In My Pocket – The Definitive Collection ... CD
Trojan, 1970s/1980s. Used 2CD ... $14.99
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(Out of print.)

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Errol Brown & The SupersonicsTreasure Dub Albums Collection (Treasure Dub Vols 1 & 2/Pleasure Dub/bonus tracks) ... CD
Treasure Isle/Doctor Bird (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
A really wonderful collection of dub tracks built on older grooves from the Treasure Isle label – better known as a hotbed of ska and rocksteady at the end of the 60s! The set features three unusual albums that were created by producer Errol Brown after the initial Treasure Isle label had ... read more CD

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Brown SugarI'm In Love With A Dreadlocks – Brown Sugar & The Birth Of Lovers Rock 1977 to 1980 ... CD
Soul Jazz (UK), Late 70s. New Copy ... $19.99 22.99
The first collection we've ever seen to do justice to the Brown Sugar trio from the UK reggae scene of the late 70s – a group who do a fantastic job of merging older sweet soul styles with a new lovers' vibe, all in a mode that's completely sublime! The group's noteworthy as the starting ... read more CD

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Burning SpearMarcus Garvey/Garvey's Ghost ... CD
Mango/Island (UK), 1975. New Copy ... $9.99
An absolute classic! If you can own only one reggae LP, this one's in the front running – it's as if the words crucial and conscious were created to define the sound Winston Rodney, Burning Spear & the Black Disciples capture on this landmark roots LP. Though this is the Island version ... read more CD

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Junior BylesBeat Down Babylon – The Upsetter Years ... CD
Trojan (UK), 1970s. Used ... $24.99
Like so many vocalists, Junior Byles shone brightest under the guidance of Lee Perry, and this excellent retrospective collects more than just a few of the great Jamaican soul sides he'd cut under his production. All of these numbers have the spare loping groove, with nice organ lines and bouncing ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Junior BylesBeat Down Babylon (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Doctor Bird (UK), Early 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
Tremendous work from Junior Byles – a singer with a sweet voice that would have been right at home in the rocksteady years, but which is maybe even more powerful here in a roots session produced by Lee Scratch Perry! That special Perry magic really helps balance things out with Junior's ... read more CD

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Cornell CampbellI Shall Not Remove 1975 to 1980 ... CD
Blood & Fire (UK), Late 70s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
One of a number of singers who graduated from Coxsone's Studio One label to working with producer Bunny Striker Lee. Cornell Campbell's name may not be as well known as some other Jamaican singers from this period, but his voice is no less sweet, and he cut a number of influential sides under Lee's ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Dancehall DivasConspiracy ... CD
Mesa, 1996. Used ... $4.99
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(Out of print.)

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Desmond DekkerOriginal Rude Boy – The Best Of Desmond Dekker ... CD
Music Collection International (UK), Late 60s/1970s/1980s/Early 90s. Used ... $5.99
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Don DrummondDon Cosmic ... CD
Studio One, Late 60s. New Copy ... $18.99 19.99
An incredible collection of work from one of the coolest musicians on the Jamaican scene in the 60s – the legendary Don Drummond – an artist who was schooled in jazz trombone, then went on to use the instrument as a surprisingly powerful force in ska, rocksteady, and reggae! This ... read more CD

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Errol DunkleyDarling Ooh (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), Early 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
Slinky, soulful, and completely seductive sounds from the great Erroll Dunkley – not the person pictured on the cover, but a wonderful Jamaican singer who works here alongside superb production from Sonia Pottinger! The tunes are all laidback, but never sleepy – that perfect early ... read more CD

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Dynamics180,000 Miles & Counting ... CD
Big Single (France), 2011. Used ... $9.99
Reggae dub soul from The Dynamics – and they do more than that, too – a richly diverse, easy going and soulfully resonant set from the France-based, globally-reared group! There's a real love for classic soul at the roots of the group's sound – as well as the hazy rhythms and ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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DynamicsVersion Excursions ... CD
Groove Attack (Germany), 2007. Used ... $9.99
The first full-length set from The Dynamics – a cool little combo who've been getting attention for their funky 45s, most of which are reggae covers of soul, funk, and pop tunes from the 60s and 70s! That same approach is used here to great effect – kind of a rocksteady remake of ... read more CD

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Clancy Eccles/The DynamitesFreedom/Fire Corner (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), 1969. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
A pair of gems from the early years of reggae – stacked back to back in a 2CD set, along with a huge amount of bonus tracks too! First up is the legendary Freedom album from Clancy Eccles – one of the first great talents to emerge in the Jamaican scene of the 60s – a singer whose ... read more CD

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Echo Sound SystemTempo Vai Dizer ... CD
ST2 (Brazil), 2005. Used ... $8.99
(Brazil, Reggae) CD
(Includes slipcase.)

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GladiatorsDreadlocks The Time Is Now ... CD
Virgin (UK), Late 70s. Used ... $6.99
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(Out of print.)

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Vin GordonAfrican Shores ... CD
Tradition Disc (UK), 2019. New Copy ... $14.99
Fantastic work from Vin Gordon – who may well be one of the greatest reggae trombonists since the legendary Rico – working here in a very classic style that features plenty of contributions from saxophonist Nat Birchall! Nat's very much in the space of his previous collaboration with ... read more CD

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Beres HammondFull Attention ... CD
VP, 1993. Used ... $0.99
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(Out of print.)

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Derrick HarriottGreatest Reggae Hits/Reggae Disco Rockers (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), Early 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
A pair of rare albums from the great Derrick Harriott – with lots of bonus tracks that are appearing on CD for the first time! The set begins with the stunning Greatest Reggae Hits – a set that focuses strongly on the amazing vocal range of Derrick Harriott – a singer who can ... read more CD

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✨✧ Heptones & FriendsHeptones & Friends Vols 1 & 2 ... CD
Trojan (UK), Late 60s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Leroy Sibbles meets Joe Gibbs for some excellent rocksteady sides, by his Heptones, along with a number of like-minded vocalists from Gibbs' stable. Classic rocksteady numbers collected here from the Heptones, Nicky Thomas, Peter Tosh, the Ethiopians, and Dennis Brown. Tracks include "Hypocri ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Linton Kwesi JohnsonLive In Paris ... CD
Wrasse (UK), 2003. Used ... $14.99
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(Out of print.)

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Jolly BoysSunshine 'n' Water ... CD
First Warning/Ryko, 1991. Used ... $4.99
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(Out of print.)

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Macka BNatural Suntan ... CD
Ariwa Sounds, 1990. Used ... $4.99
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(Out of print.)

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Bob MarleyLegend – The Best Of Bob Marley & The Wailers ... CD
Island, 1970s. Used ... $1.99
While we're not big on career retrospective best of's, especially artists like Marley, whose been collected over & over, this is actually a respectable set, and the vinyl's pretty darn hard to get ahold of anymore. Includes 14 classics, like "Get Up Stand Up", "Exodus", ... read more CD
(BMG music club pressing.)
Also available Legend (half speed master) ... LP 36.99

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✨✧ Bob Marley & The WailersBabylon By Bus ... CD
Island/Tuff Gong, 1978. Used ... $4.99
A classic double live album from Bob Marley & The Wailers – presented and packaged at a level that's really a cut above the usual set of that nature from the time! The group's in excellent form in a concert setting – and there's more than enough magic here to warrant the extended ... read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Babylon By Bus (half speed master) ... LP 43.99

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✨✧ Bob Marley & The WailersBurnin' (2CD deluxe edition) ... CD
Island, 1973. Used 2 CDs ... Just Sold Out!
Quite possibly THE Bob Marley album – or at least the record that really exploded the man from the Jamaican scene into huge global fame – thanks to a universally soulful sound that moved the record way past the barriers that were holding the rest of Kingston sounds back from the ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Bob Marley & The WailersConfrontation ... CD
Island, 1983. Used ... $3.99
A posthumous album from the great Bob Marley – but one that's every bit as important as all the classics that were released during his too-short lifetime! The record really continues that righteous power of the later Bob Marley years on Island – that global scope in both the music's ... read more CD

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Bob Marley & The WailersTalkin' Blues ... CD
Tuff Gong/Island, 1973/1975/1991. Used ... $0.99
One of many, many posthumous compilations, but one with some nice rare bits. Comprised mostly of live recordings fromteh Wailers prime early 70s years, plus a few nice studio outtakes, and interspersed with snippets from a radio interview with Marley. Inlcudes "Talkin' Blues", "Burn ... read more CD

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✨✧ Mighty DiamondsDeeper Roots (Back To The Channel) ... CD
Virgin/Frontline (UK), 1979. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Excellent side of the Diamonds' nice harmonies riding hard stepping rockers rhythms! The Diamonds were never shy about borrowing from the sounds that were hot in cities across the shores, like Detroit or Chicago, and they sound great over these driving cuts, which are served up in bonus dub ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Mighty DiamondsRight Time ... CD
Virgin (UK), 1976. Used ... $5.99
The Mighty Diamonds debut set, an excellent mix of their sweet harmonies, strident political stance and the then new Rockers sound that was sweeping the Island, recorded at Channel One with a mighty band under the direction of the Hoo Kim brothers. An essential! Includes "Right Time", ... read more CD

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Jacob MillerCollector's Classics ... CD
RAS, Mid 70s. Used ... $8.99
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(Out of print.)

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Jacob MillerWho Say Jah No Dread ... CD
RAS (UK), Mid 70s. Used ... $9.99
Beautiful sounds from the mighty Jacob Miller – material recorded with Augustus Pablo in the years before Miller went onto greater fame in Inner Circle – and with a rootsy vibe that's still extremely powerful all these many years later! Pablo's at the height of his talents here – ... read more CD
Also available Who Say Jah No Dread ... LP 19.99

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Sugar MinottHerbman Hustling ... CD
Heartbeat, Late 70s/Early 80s. Used ... $11.99
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(Out of print.)

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Sugar MinottRoots Lover 1978 to 1983 ... CD
Moll-Selekta (Germany), Late 70s/Early 80s. Used ... $14.99
Sweet roots and lover's rock from an artist most known for his groundbreaking Dancehall work! Sugar Minott really broke through the Jamaican music scene on the wings of his stellar Dancehall oriented tracks, but these numbers with a heavy roots vibe are every bit as great, as are the handful of ... read more CD

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✨✧ Jackie MittooJackie Mittoo – The Keyboard King At Studio One ... CD
Universal Sound/Soul Jazz (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. Used ... $11.99
Killer funky organ – and 100% Dynamite! Jackie Mittoo is one of the all-time great organists – as essential to Jamaica as Booker T was to Memphis, or Jimmy McGriff was to New York. He's legendary these days as the player who completely transformed the Hammond sound with his unique ... read more CD
(Slipcover has light wear.)

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OversoulSoul Development ... CD
Third Eye, 1999. Used ... $11.99
Spirited modern reggae with deep inflections of 70s spirtual jazz and soul from David Byrd's Oversoul! Byrd sings and plays sax in a laidback, yet strident manner – in a groove that sometimes references Gil Scott-Heron. Players include Hamid Drake, Joe Thomas, Darryl Thompson, Peter Z, ... read more CD
(Out of print, original CD pressing.)

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Augustus PabloDubbing In A Africa ... CD
Abraham/Get On Down, Late 70s. New Copy ... $6.99 14.98
Uber-classic dub from Augustus Pablo! Dubbing In A Africa was produced by Pablo and features a rhythm section of Bingy Bunny, Sly & Robbie and Gladdy. Here they deliver a nice, tight set of tunes which like many of Pablo's other classics, veer closer to rhythm workouts than deep space dub ... read more CD

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Lee PerryBlack Ark In Dub ... CD
Esoldun (France), 1977. Used ... $19.99
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(Out of print.)

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Lee Perry & The UpsetterUpsetter Collection ... CD
Trojan (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. Used ... $14.99
A nice selection of Upsetters tracks, and other Perry productions, from 1969-1973. Though he had yet to make the mothership connection through the Black Ark, his vision is fully formed on all these funky numbers, and it's clear where much of his inspiration was coming from with "Freak Out ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Lee Perry & The UpsettersUpsetter Shop Vol 1 – Upsetter In Dub ... CD
Heartbeat, 1970s. Used ... $9.99
Sweet – another great collection of Scratch's murky, quirky dubs from the Black Ark! One of the better collections of Upsetter dub tracks, with some hard to find nuggets and nice spacey dubs of heavy cuts that were voiced by Junior Murvin, Max Romeo & the Congos on their classic Perry-pro ... read more CD
(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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Lee Perry, Upsetters & OthersArkology (3CD set) ... CD
Island, 1970s. Used 3 CDs ... $19.99
The mothership has landed! While attempting to make a definitive compilation of all of Scratch's productions would take well more than 3 CDs, this set does a fine job of touching on important highlights and unearthing a few hidden gems, from the fertile Black Ark period. 55 tracks in all, with a ... read more CD
(Out of print. Please note that the the slipcover is not included in this set. 3 individual CD cases and the large booklet.)

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✨✧ Lee Scratch Perry & OthersBlack Ark In Dub (plus Black Ark Vol 2) ... CD
VP/17 North Parade, Late 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99
A pair of very obscure Lee Perry recordings – back to back in a single CD set! Black Ark In Dub features a host of recordings done by Lee Perry right before his Pipecock Jackson implosion in the late 70s – but presented by former partner Pauline Morrison, who deserves a lot of credit ... read more CD
Also available Black Ark In Dub Vol 1 ... LP 19.99

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Prince Far ITrojan Albums Collection (Free From Sin/Jamaican Heroes/Voice Of Thunder/Musical History) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $16.99 24.99
Four fantastic albums from the legendary Prince Far I! The set begins with the classic Free From Sin – Great early work from Prince Far I – a stunning mix of reggae and dub, with a righteous quality that really gives the prince his title amongst 70s Jamaican royalty! Backing is by a ... read more CD

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Reggae StringsReggae Strings/Reggae Strings Vol 2 (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), 1972. New Copy ... $16.99 24.99
A great pair of records – plus a huge amount of bonus tracks too! First up is the debut Reggae Strings album – one of the most unique albums on the Trojan label during the 70s – and a surprising hit for the company too! The approach here is very unusual – as the cuts here ... read more CD

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✨✧ Max RomeoRevelation Time (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Black World/17 North Parade, 1975. New Copy ... $13.99 15.99
A really classic set from the great Max Romeo – a record that oozes with the soulful vocals he first forged back in the 60s, and sparks with some of the more righteous themes of his rasta roots work of the 70s! The production is perfect – laidback, unassuming, and very much a showcase ... read more CD
Also available Revelation Time ... LP 19.99

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Bunny ScottTo Love Somebody (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Klik/Freestyle (UK), 1975. New Copy ... $15.99 17.99
Warmly wonderful early work from William Bunny Clarke – billed here under a different name, but the same singer who'd rise to great fame a few years later as Bunny Rugs in Third World! The vibe here is different than his hits with that group – more laidback and mellow, with great ... read more CD
Also available To Love Somebody ... LP 16.99

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✨✧ ShaggyBoombastic ... CD
Virgin, 1995. Used ... $2.99
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ShaggyPure Pleasure ... CD
Virgin, 1993. Used ... $1.99
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(Tray card has a cutout notch.)

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SilvertonesSilver Bullets (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. New Copy ... $14.99 20.99
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 CD

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Singers & Players/Creation Rebel/New Age SteppersDread Operator – From The On U Sound Archives (Leaps & Bounds/Threat To Creation/Lows & Highs/Wild Paarty Sounds Vol 1) (4CD set) ... CD
On-U Sound/Hot Milk (UK), Early 80s. New Copy 4CD ... $26.99 30.99
A fantastic package of work from the legendary On-U Sound label – four of the most important early albums on the label – from a time when the imprint was completely revolutionizing the influence of Jamaican music on the British scene! All of the albums were produced by Adrian Sherwood ... read more CD

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SkatalitesHi Bop Ska ... CD
Shanachie, 1994. Used ... $4.99
The Skatalites with Toots & The Maytals, Prince Buster, David Murray, Lester Bowie and Monty Alexander. CD

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SpecialsSpecials (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
2 Tone/EMI (Japan), 1980. Used ... $14.99
One of the most important albums on the mighty 2 Tone label – and part of a huge ska revival on the British scene that would send ripples through modern music for years to come! And sure, the words "ska" and "revival" in the same sentence can often make most folks wince ... (Rock, Reggae) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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StarlightsSoldering ... CD
Heartbeat, Mid 70s. Used ... $8.99
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(Out of print, punch through barcode.)

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Linval Thompson/Big Joe/TrinityTrojan Roots Collection (I Love Marijuana/African Princess/Rock In The Ghetto/bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
A trio of classic albums produced by Linval Thompson – with lots of bonus tracks too! First up is Linval's I Love Marijuana record – an album with a striking title – and a set that really marked the full promise of Linval Thompson in the 70s – a dubby classic that's every ... read more CD

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Toots & The MaytalsDo The Reggae 1966 to 1970 ... CD
Attack, Late 60s. Used ... $11.99
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(Out of print.)

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Toots & The MaytalsReggae Greats ... CD
Island/Mango, 1970s. Used ... $4.99
A great collection of some of the great soulful reggae Toots and The Maytals licensed to Island in the mid 70s, with all the enduring hits: "54-46 That's My Number", "Reggae Got Soul", "Funky Kingston", "Sweet & Dandy", "Time Tough" and "Pr ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Toots & The MaytalsToots Live ... CD
Island (UK), 1980. Used ... $9.99
A triumphant live performance from Toots Hibbert and The Maytals – recorded in London at a time when the group was really riding high – able to serve up their music with a sense of majesty that really fit the spirit of the larger arena! The tunes are mostly classics, but they've got a ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Peter ToshEqual Rights (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Columbia, 1977. Used ... $5.99
Peter Tosh's great, strongly strident second album – and easily one of his best! Equal Rights is up to par with the finest Wailers LPs, although this is a bit heavier than the groovy, mellow Legalize It, the more celebrated predecessor. A hugely important, essential set of mid-to-late 70s ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Undivided RootsUndivided Roots ... CD
Mango, 1990. Used ... $4.99
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(Out of print.)

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Bunny WailerRootsman Skanking (aka Rock N Groove) ... CD
Shanachie, 1981. Used ... $18.99
Bunny Wailer hits up the dancehall for inspiration and recruits the Radics to back him on this crossover effort that successfully spans his roots roots and the new sound of the day! 10 numbers in all, including "Rock 'n Groove", "Another Dance", "Dance Rock", "Coo ... read more 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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VariousBlue Beat – The Singles Vol 1 – BB1 to BB72 (6CD set) ... CD
Reel To Reel (UK), Late 60s. New Copy 6CD ... $9.99
A huge run of music from the legendary Blue Beat label – a crucial British label that brought the sounds of Kingston to the shores of London – forever helping transform the musical culture in that city! Blue Beat got its start in the 60s, and much of this work is in the earliest ... 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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VariousClassic Reggae Vol 1 – Greatest Hits ... CD
Rhino (UK), 1995. Used ... $8.99
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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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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VariousFashion Records – Style & Fashion – A-Class Top Notch Hi Fi Sounds In Fine Style ... CD
Fashion/Soul Jazz (UK), 1980s/1990s. New Copy 2 CDs ... $19.99 22.99
An overdue look at London's Fashion Records label – an important reggae imprint that was to the British scene of the late 20th Century what Trojan was in the 70s! But Fashion also had a quality that did them one better – they recorded and issued work that originated in the UK – ... 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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VariousFoolish Fool/Herbsman Reggae (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Trojan/Doctor Bird (UK), 1970. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99
A pair of classic Clancy Eccles-produced compilations from the start of the 70s – issued here with plenty of bonus tracks too! Foolish Fool was initially billed to Cynthia Richards, the great singer who delivers the leadoff title tune – but the real start of the set is maybe Clancy ... read more CD

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VariousHigh Note Mento Collection ... CD
High Note/Doctor Bird (UK), Mid 70s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99
An unusual collection of mento material from Jamaica – a later document of sounds that were initially the first on the path towards rocksteady and reggae! Back in the late 50s, Bermuda had calypso and Jamaica had mento – a style that was similar, but which had a slightly different ... read more CD

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VariousHits Of 77 (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
High Note/Doctor Bird (UK), 1977. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99 24.99
The hits of 77 here aren't the big American chart hits of 1977 – but instead are some key cuts from the Jamaican scene in Kingston – served up here in versions produced by the legendary Sonia Pottinger! And in fact, it might be a stretch to call all these cuts hits – but that's ... read more CD

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VariousI Love The Reggay – Boss Sounds From Randy's Records ... CD
Randys/Doctor Bird (UK), Late 60s. New Copy ... $14.99 20.99
A searing set of early reggae tracks from the Randy's label in Kingston – all produced by the mighty Vincent Chin, and featuring 15 cuts that appear here on CD for the first time ever! Chin worked out of his legendary store – Randy's Record Mart, located at 17 North Parade (an address ... read more CD

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VariousKing Jammy – A Man & His Music – Volume 1 Roots & Harmony Style ... CD
RAS, 1991. Used ... $8.99
Features the Viceroys, Sugar Minott, Wackad, Cornell Campbell, Black Crucial, Prince Allah, Junior Delgado, and Ken Boothe – 15 tracks total. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousKing Jammy In Roots ... CD
Auralux (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. Used ... $22.99
Looking back now, it's easy to see that when Prince Jammy graduated to being known as King Jammy, it marked a big shift in the sound of Jamaican music. This tremendous batch of roots numbers predates the digital transition, showcasing Jammy's foundation in the roots material that was just ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousMister Doo Presents The Doo Experience ... CD
Profile, 1991. Used ... $4.99
Includes tracks by Bobo General, Frankie Paul, Trevor Sparks, Cutty Ranks, Nardo Ranks, Derrick Irie, Reggie Stepper, and Superman & Spiderman. CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ VariousMojo Presents Studio One Selector – The Originals ... CD
Mojo (UK), 1970s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
15 classic tracks from Johnny Osbourne, Jackie Mitoo, Ernest Ranglin, Bob Marley, the Gaylads, Lone Ranger, Lloyd & Devon, Delroy Wilson, the Skatalites, and more. CD

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VariousReggae Collection Vol 1 ... CD
Madacy, Late 60s/1970s. Used ... $8.99
... CD

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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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VariousRockers International Showcase ... CD
Ryko, 1991. Used ... $6.99
Features work by Agustus Pablo, Enkuli, Rockers All Stars, Yami Bolo, Icho Candy, Blacka T, and others! CD
(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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VariousRoots Reggae Essentials ... CD
Hip-O, 1970s. Used ... $4.99
Music from Third World, the Wailers, Johnny Clarke, Wailing Souls, Burning Spear, the Congos, Max Romeo, Leroy Smart, Bunny Wailer, Gregory Isaacs, and more. CD
(Out of print.)

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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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VariousSka Down Her Way – Women Of Ska ... CD
Shanachie, 1997. Used ... $6.99
Music from Skankin' Pickle, Agent 99, the Skandalous All-Stars, the Skatalites, Agent 99, the Checkered Cabs, Mobtown, Hurtin' Buckaroos, Skahumbug, the Miggedys, Mealticket, the Jinkies, 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 2CD ... $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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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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VariousStaring At The Rude Boys – The British Ska Revival 1979 to 1989 (3CD set) ... CD
Pressure Drop (UK), 1980s. New Copy 3CD ... $24.99
A deep dive into the big wave of new ska music that exploded in the UK after the early years of punk – music that had clearly been an inspiration to many of the young artists who were coming out of London with a more political vibe, created anew by British groups who helped to give ska and ... (Rock, Reggae) read more CD

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VariousStrictly The Best Vol 9 ... CD
VP, 1993. Used ... $2.99
Music from Buju Banton, Colin Roach & Galaxy P, Terror Fabulous, Captain Barkey, Pan Head, Beres Hammond & Buju Banton, Ninjaman, Terry Ganzie, Bajja Jedd, Mad Cobra, and more. CD
(Out of print.)

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VariousStrictyl Underground – Reggae's Next Generation ... CD
Mesa, 1996. Used ... $2.99
Includes tracks by Frankie Paul, Walter Saw, Major Danger, Ishmael & The Peacemakers, Rocky Dawuni, Gurt Up, Bosey D, and Yard Mystice. CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole, back cover of booklet has a gold promo stamp.)

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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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VariousThis Is Ska! – 16 Original Ska Classics ... CD
Music Club, 1960s. Used ... $8.99
Music from Desmond Dekker, Jimmy Cliff, the Skatalites, Roland Alphonso, the Ethiopians, the Upsetters, Lord Tanamo, Dandy Livingstone, Don Drummond, the Pioneers, and more. CD
(Out of print and still sealed.)

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VariousTrojan Skinhead Box Set ... CD
Trojan, Late 60s. Used 3CD ... $24.99
Includes 50 tracks the Charmers, Sir Harry, The Harmonians, The Viceroys, The Wanderers, The Dynamites, Willie Francis, The Royals, King Horror, and the Hot Rod All Stars. CD
(Out of print, box is solid but has quite a bit of scuffing and cosmetic wear.)

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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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VariousTrojan Tighten Up (3CD set) ... CD
Trojan (UK), 1960s/1970s. Used 3 CDs ... $24.99
50 tracks pulled from the great Tighten Up series issued by Trojan in the late 60s and early 70s, filled with soulful rocksteady and early reggae. Includes the Untouchables "Tighten Up", David Isaacs "A Place In the Sun", Derrick Morgan "Fat Man", the Uniques "Wat ... read more CD
(Out of print. Box has some edgewear but is in overall fine shape.)
 
 



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