Hugh Mundell/Rockers All-Stars “Africa Must Be Free By 1983″/”Park Lane Special” (Pablo International) 1975

As I discussed in my recent Hugh Mundell retrospective, his first pressed single with Augustus Pablo producing was “Africa Must Be Free By 1983,” which was released on Pablo’s International label in 1975.  They duo soon followed with the single… Continue Reading


Augustus Pablo Live w/ Delroy Williams, New Haven, CT 1985

I am right now working diligently on my Hugh Mundell piece which is titled Great Tribulation: The Life and Times of Hugh Mundell.  It is a story in four parts and includes interviews with Steve Barrow, Jerry Stein, Roger Steffens,… Continue Reading


Hugh Mundell “My, My” (Pablo International)

Readers of this blog know that I am a Hugh Mundell devotee and I collect anything and everything that has his name attached to it.  As a reggae collector, sometimes you just come across pure gold, and when you do,… Continue Reading


MIDNIGHT RAVER’S Album Pick: Hugh Mundell ‘The Blessed Youth’ (Makasound) 2004

For The Week Of April 21, 2013 This week’s album pick is one that I searched for in vinyl for several years but could never find for less than a mortgage payment.  So a few months ago I walk into… Continue Reading


Hugh Mundell: Melting the Iceberg plus Live Paris 1981 (Upgraded)

An introduction to Hugh Mundell, who I will be writing on next.  His debut album ‘Africa Must Be Free By 1983’ is widely regarded as one of Augustus Pablo’s two masterpieces, the other being ‘King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown.’  The… Continue Reading