New Release : Massilia Sound System : Massilia

hi dear readers,

today being the release date of the new Massilia Sound System album, formerly named “Massilia”

Massilia meaning Marseille , their own town , note that this year is their 30th Anniversary.

here is the cover and Cd album scans :

massilia sound system - massilia retail 01

massilia sound system – massilia retail 01

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massilia sound system – massilia retail cd

The Album being also released on vinyl format, blue lps.

the tracklisting being :

01-Li Siam
02-Si Léva Mai La Cancon
03-Trois Mcs Sur La Version
04-Es Tot Pagat
05-Je Marche Avec
06-Ma Ville Reveille Toi
07-La Responsa Es Dins Lo Vent
08-Massilia Number 1
09-Pourquoi Je Morfle ?
10-L’Eligit
11-Quand On Vit Connecté
12-Parla Fort
13-Tous Ces Mots
14-A Marseille

Massilia Sound System worked very hard on this one, the sounding while being in both French and Occitan Languages is stunning, kinda early digital era.

To Learn More About Massilia Sound System :

www.massilia-soundsystem.com

Massilia Sound System At Wikipedia

Thanks to Manivette Records, Massilia Sound System (Tatou, Papet Jali, Gari Grèu, Janvié Claider D, Blu, Dj Kayalik).

Peter Tosh as Wailing Wailers 1966

following yesterday post about 1965, we are going now by the year 1966.

we wants to say thanks to U, dear readers, during this month ,at a specific day into our special Peter Tosh celebration month, we do have reached more than 9.000 readers for a single article.
seems like Roots And Culture is needed :).

here documents for you :

1966-01-02 Bonanza ’66 , National Stadium , Kingston

1966-01-02 Bonanza '66 , National Stadium , Kingston

1966-01-02 Bonanza ’66 , National Stadium , Kingston

Informations :

On this show, The Wailers played ‘Rude Boy Ska’ and ‘Put It On’.

1966-01-16 A Shower Of Stars , Farewell Performance Of The Drifter, National Stadium, Kingston – Cancelled :

1966-01-16 A Shower Of Stars , Farewell Performance Of The Drifter, National Stadium, Kingston - Cancelled

1966-01-16 A Shower Of Stars , Farewell Performance Of The Drifter, National Stadium, Kingston – Cancelled

1966-01-16 A Shower Of Stars , Farewell Performance Of The Drifter, National Stadium, Kingston - Cancelled

1966-01-16 A Shower Of Stars , Farewell Performance Of The Drifters, National Stadium, Kingston – Cancelled

Informations :

This event was cancelled.

1966-01-30 Live With The Soulettes And Lee Scratch Perry, Big Floor Show And Dance , Bournmouth Club

1966-01-30 Live With The Soulettes And Lee Scratch Perry, Big Floor Show And Dance , Bournmouth Club

1966-01-30 Live With The Soulettes And Lee Scratch Perry, Big Floor Show And Dance , Bournmouth Club

Informations :

On the advert, King Scratch being Lee Scratch Perry.

1966-07-28 Live Club Brown Jug, Main Street , Ocho Rios

1966-07-28 Live Club Brown Jug, Main Street , Ocho Rios

1966-07-28 Live Club Brown Jug, Main Street , Ocho Rios

1966-07-30 Big Midnight Attraction, Club Montego, Montego Bay

1966-07-30 Big Midnight Attraction, Club Montego, Montego Bay

1966-07-30 Big Midnight Attraction, Club Montego, Montego Bay

Informations :

Also on the bills : Ken Boothe, Delroy Wilson, The Gaylads

1966-08-01 Bam Bam Morning , State Theater

1966-08-01 Bam Bam Morning , State Theater

1966-08-01 Bam Bam Morning , State Theater

Informations :

Also on the bills with the Wailing Wailers :

- The Soul Brothers
– Tony Gregory
– Roy Richards
– Ken Boothe
– King Perry (Lee Scratch Perry)
– Hugh Godfrey
– Bim & Bam
– The Clarendonians
– Lord Creator

1966-08-01 Live with The Soul Brothers , Club Blue Mist, Montego Bay, Jamaica

1966-08-01 Live with The Soul Brothers , Club Blue Mist, Montego Bay, Jamaica

1966-08-01 Live with The Soul Brothers , Club Blue Mist, Montego Bay, Jamaica

1966-12-13 Charity Concert , Carib Theater, Kingston

1966-12-13 Charity Concert , Carib Theater, Kingston

1966-12-13 Charity Concert , Carib Theater, Kingston

Informations :

Also on the bills with the Wailing Wailers :

- Byron Lee And The Dragonnaires
– The Mighty Sparrow
– The Vikings
– Sonny Bradshaw
– Marcia Griffiths
– Ranny Williams
– Hortense Ellis
– Louise Bennett
– The Gaylads
– Ken Boothe
– Archie Lewis
– Keith Stewart
– Roy Richards
– The Jamaicans
– The Techniques
– The Clarendonians
– Joe White
– Prince Buster
– Delroy Wilson
– The Soulettes
– Desmond Decker
– Derrick Harriott

This concert was a charity event

1966-12-28 Live With Featured artists from Swings Ville 66 , Coral Theater, Montego Bay

1966-12-28 Live With Featured artists from Swings Ville 66 , Coral Theater, Montego Bay

1966-12-28 Live With Featured artists from Swings Ville 66 , Coral Theater, Montego Bay

Also on the bills with the Wailing Wailers :

- Ken Boothe
– Stranger Cole
– Ranny Williams
– The Clarendonians
– The Gaylads
– Tommy Mc Cook & The Supersonics
– Delroy Wilson
– Los Caballeros

Thanks to the Kingston Gleaner, Mario ‘Jah Lion’ , Franco Mancini.

Ten Things You Did Not Know About Peter Tosh

CHECK MY POST AT THE BROOKLYN, NY BASED FDRMX…

The TEN THINGS list is geared more toward the non-reggae fan as much of the information is known among Tosh devotees.

‘Nuff respect to friends ROGER STEFFENS and JOHN MASOURI for some of the insights.  Make sure to check John Masouri’s well-researched 2013 biography of Tosh titled Steppin’ Razor: The Life of Peter Tosh.

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EXCLUSIVE! Peter Tosh Live, Capri Ballroom, Atlanta, 1979 (Upgraded Audio)

A CONTRIBUTION BY DUBWISE GARAGE

Today we have a killer contribution from our friend DUBWISE GARAGE.  Included here is a previously uncirculated copy of Tosh’s performance at the Capri Ballroom, Atlanta, 1979 with upgraded audio.

Visit DUBWISE GARAGE at BOB MARLEY CONCERTS and at his PETER TOSH TRIBUTE SITE.

400 Years / Steppin Razor
Pick Myself Up
Bush Doctor
Don’t Look Back
Burial
Soon Come
African
Get Up Stand Up
Downpressor Man

Peter Tosh in Concert at Alex Cooley's Capri Ballroom in Atlanta - February 21, 1979 (Photo:  Tom Hill)

Peter Tosh in Concert at Alex Cooley’s Capri Ballroom in Atlanta – February 21, 1979 (Photo: Tom Hill)

Tosh In Dub: A Vinyl Version Excursion (An EXCLUSIVE Midnight Raver Mix)

Included here is an EXCLUSIVE mix featuring rare Peter Tosh b-side versions.  You won’t find many of these circulating as most of the dubs featured in this mix are available only on the original vinyl issues.

Anti- Apartheid (Bunny Wailer feat. Peter Tosh)
Burial Version
Legalize It Version
East Side West Side (Eric Gale feat. Peter Tosh)
Oppressor Man Dub
Field Marshall
African Version
Vampire Version
Igziabeher (Let Jah Be Praised) Live, Boston 1976
Iration
Bombo Klaat Dub
Rok With Me Version
Don’t Look Back Version
Soon Come Dub
I’m The Toughest Version (12-inch)
Mary Lou (A Little Love Version 3)
Arise Blackman (Version)
Here Comes The Sun (Version)
Once Bitten Version
Rude Boy Version (3rd & 4th Generation)
Lion Version

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