The Viceroys “They Can’t Stop Us Now” 12″ (2 different mixes)

I call this riddim a ‘headbanga.’  I challenge you to not bob your head to this Linval Thompson-produced masterpiece.  This is the riddim to top all others and The Viceroys lay the vocal down in proper style.  Would you expect… Continue Reading


Augustus Pablo “Southwest of Rhodesia” / “Unknown” 7-inch Vinyl (United Sounds)

First, check my good friend’s blog EatWhatsOnYourPlateDC to read about my historic visit to the Churchkey in downtown Washington, DC, a city I normally avoid like the plague.  My own personal Babylon.  Hell on earth.  A toilet filled with all… Continue Reading


Horace Andy feat. Rockers All Stars “Youths of Today” / “Rockers Youth” (1978)

Jah blessed I with many press articles and crucial biographical information about the master of the melodica.  This is a true blessing because relatively little is known about such a towering figure in music. The press item is a profile of Pablo… Continue Reading


“Don’t Watch My Size” & “Walking Razor” by Phil Pratt w/ Revolutionaries

One of the things we try to do here is expose our readers to classic roots reggae and dub that is rare, harder to access, or maybe something you haven’t heard in 25 years. “Dial M For Murder ~ In… Continue Reading