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The Yabby You, Wailers Connection

Vivian Jackson AKA “Yabby You” was a man with such unique talent that he continues to make news in reggae circles even today, four years after his death. It was 1972 when Yabby You gathered Wailers bassist Aston”Family Man” Barrett, drummer Leroy “Horsemouth” Wallace, and guitarist (and future...
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The Wailers First Island Records Session, London, 1973

Included is a well-researched article by our good friend Marco Virgona ( which was published in The Beat  in 2008. CLICK TO READ IN OUR DIGITAL LIBRARY MANY THANKS TO FRED ‘REGGAELOVER’ P FOR THE AUDIO AND MARCO VIRGONA AT FOR WRITING THE ARTICLE.
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Wailers press docs from the John Peel Archives

John Peel, was an English disc jockey, radio presenter, record producer and journalist. He was the longest serving of the original BBC Radio 1 DJs, broadcasting regularly from 1967 until his death in 2004. Peel’s Radio 1 shows were notable for the regular “Peel Sessions”, which usually consisted of...
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