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Jesus Dread 1972 to 1977

CD (Item 561896) Blood & Fire (UK), 1970s — Condition: Used
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Excellent 2 CD set compiling the work of roots rock prophet Vivian Jackson, aka Yabby You. While the tracks all keep the minor key dark mood that much of the heavier roots cuts tend to have, there's still an uplifting quality to the set, and many memorable performances, not just by Yabby You, but also sax great Tommy McCook, DJ Tappa Zukie, Augustus Pablo and immense dubs courtesy of King Tubby. There's over 40 tracks here, including quite a lot of versioning, spread out over 2 CDs, with a fat booklet jammed with notes. Includes "Run Come Rally", "Yabby Youth", "Pablo Dread in a Red", "Tubby's Vengeance", "Warn the Nation", "Chant Jah Victory", "Deliver Me from My Enemies", "King Pharoah's Plague" and "King Tubby Special".  © 1996-2024, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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