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Junior Murvin “False Teachings” (Wildflower)

Included here is a review of Junior Murvin’s landmark album Police and Thieves, released in 1977 by Lee “Scratch” Perry. It is one of the most notable albums ever recorded at the Black Ark. Also included is a digital transfer of my favorite tune on the album titled...
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Top 10 Lee “Scratch” Perry records from my collection!

PLUS LEE “SCRATCH” PERRY IN AMSTERDAM, 1980! Ten crucial Lee “Scratch” Perry selections from my vinyl collection… Junior Murvin’s “Tedious” appears on the landmark Black Ark LP POLICE AND THIEVES.  It was released as a 7″ single on the Orchid, Mango and Island labels.  A deep, rootsy signature...
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Junior Murvin Passes Away

My good friend Junior Rodigan has just informed us that the great Junior Murvin has passed. As reported by Gareth Davis of the Gleaner: “The Portland-based singer reportedly died peacefully at his home at Summers Town Road in Port Antonio early this morning. Murvin, whose real name is...
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