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Lacksley Castell “Speak Softly”

Lacksley Hugh Castell may have passed away in 1983 but his spirit is alive and well on my turntable.  Castell’s solo debut LP Morning Glory was recorded throughout 1982 at Tuff Gong and Channel One and was released on the Negus Roots label that same year.  Produced by...
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I Got 7s and 12s!

Several selections from the bass-ment… The Congos’ “Music Maker” from the Congo Ashanti album.  Pressed here on the Congo Ashanty label with a slightly different mix… Very rare cut from Horace Andy pressed on the Clintones label… A classic Gregory Isaacs tune featuring the great U-Brown toasting over...
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Raver’s Album Pick of the Week!

Hugh Mundell’s ‘Jah Fire’ feat. Lacksley Castell (Arawak) Recorded in 1980 when Mundell was only 18 years of age, ‘Jah Fire’ is an album that spoke to me the very first time I heard it, and it has been a favorite of mine ever since.  Featuring the riddims...
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