Augustus Pablo “Crucial Burial”/”Sounds of Redemption Dub” (Rockers) 12″

Augustus Pablo’s interpretation of the Wailers’ “Funeral” AKA “Burial” backed with “Sounds of Redemption Dub” on a Rockers 12″ (1979).  Check the vocal intro by Jah Levi, also known as Hugh Mundell. Here is Peter Tosh’s version of the original… Continue Reading


The I-fficial Hugh Mundell Version Excursion (A Jah Raver Mix)

So a few months back I put together a Hugh Mundell Version Excursion Mix from various 7″, 10″, and 12″ B-sides from my collection.  I thought it was decent but the people loved it and it quickly became the most… Continue Reading


Augustus Pablo Live Greek Theatre 1984 gets official release

This killer set finally gets the official treatment.  Cleopatra Records, in coordination with Rockers International, will release Pablo’s historic Berkeley, CA live performance on June 24, 2014 in CD Digipak and limited edition red vinyl.   Pre-Order Now!


Even more Pablo vinyl!

PLUS LIVE TOUR DATE CONFIRMATION AND PRESS! Here are some rare Pablo cuts from the MIDNIGHT RAVER vinyl collection… [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/141687953″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&show_artwork=true&show_playcount=true&show_comments=true” width=”100%” height=”81″ iframe=”false” /] Augustus Pablo “Reggae In The Fields” (Aquarius Pre-) [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/121451450″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&show_artwork=true&show_playcount=true&show_comments=true” width=”100%” height=”81″ iframe=”false” /]… Continue Reading


Hugh Mundell Version Excursion (A Midnight Raver Mix)

For all the Hugh-heads like myself I gathered together 7″, 10″ and 12″ mixes and versions from my Mundell vinyl collection.  Some are rare mixes, only available on the original vinyl single, some are album cuts, and some are b-side… Continue Reading


Augustus Pablo Live Cuts

Included here are several live cuts from Pablo. Music Machine, Los Angeles, 1991 [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/110349989″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Santa Cruz, 1989 [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/110350991″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Here are several scans from a Japanese publication… Continue Reading


Hugh Mundell “Little Short Man” 12 inch (Rockers)

“Little Short Man” was arranged and produced by Augustus Pablo for Hugh Mundell.  Released in 1978/79 on the Pablo’s Rockers, the 12″ vinyl 45 is the B-side to Jah Levi’s “False Rumour,” a track with a distinguishible dancehall sound to it.  Jah Levi… Continue Reading


Hugh Mundell & Augustus Pablo “Jah Will Provide”/”Ital Sip” (Rockers International) 7″ Vinyl

This is one of the finest vinyl 7″ 45 rpms I own.  Rockers International recently repressed it using collector’s grade vinyl and packaged it in a really nice cardboard stock sleeve imprinted with the logo and item number.  The heavy duty cardboard… Continue Reading


Record Shopping at Rockers! (Sevens Clash Blog)

I’ve still got a strong Rockers vibe so we will go with it for a while.  I discovered an excellent piece on a blog called ‘Sevens Clash’ that is really worth sharing here. RECORD SHOPPING AT ROCKERS INTERNATIONAL The history… 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