Just got word back from the David Hinds camp that the new Steel Pulse studio album, as well as the documentary The Definitive Steel Pulse, will be dropped in 2015. In my interview with David earlier this year I asked… Continue Reading
Specialist Presents Alborosie And Friends Genre: Reggae Label: Greensleeves Catalog Number: VPGS7016 Release Date: 17.06.2014 Alborosie & Friends pairs the multi-talented musician /producer with some of reggae’s greatest voices, celebrating a range of classic hits and developing talents. The 2 CD… Continue Reading
1. The band released their first single Kibudu, Mansetta And Abuku in 1975 on the Dip label. 2. Steel Pulse was a regular opener for punk groups like Stranglers, Generation-X, XTC, and the Adverts around London from 1975-1977. This resulted… Continue Reading
David Hinds of Steel Pulse is a busy rasta these days. While currently in the studio recording a brand new album with Steel Pulse, Hinds still finds time to do his solo thing. “Soon Come”/”Forward Rockers Dub” is his newest… Continue Reading
And here we have yet another Steel Pulse vinyl single, “Save Black Music” from the Grammy Award-winning album Babylon The Bandit. Overall, a mediocre effort from Steel Pulse with several outstanding tracks. The opening track “Save Black Music” is striking… Continue Reading
Crucial single from the frontman for Steel Pulse. Perhaps a shout to the classic Yabby You tune. [vodpod id=Video.16528266&w=425&h=350&fv=] Here is the classic tune performed by Yabby You and the Sons of Jah, a Jamaican reggae band. They made at… Continue Reading
Steel Pulse: Live Legends This show was sold for a short time in 2004 on DVD. It is now out of print and circulates freely on the web.
It’s 1985 and Steel Pulse is entering a transitional period. Commenting on that period lead singer David Hinds recalls, “By the mid-’80s, our style of politically conscious, spiritually-aware reggae music was being phased out. We had to try to get… Continue Reading