“Sparring with the Gladiators”

Included here is one deadly Gladiators track. Issued by Clement “Coxsone” Dodd in 1979, “Tribulation” features Clinton Fearon and the Gladiators over a timeless Sound Dimensions dancehall riddim. Carlton Livingston revisits the riddim on “Trodding Through the Jungle.” One of… Continue Reading


Barrington Levy & Hugh Mundell Live at Volcano SS Constant Springs, JA

What a piece of history this one!  Must be ’82/early ’83.  Barrington Levy sings “Murderer” and the great Hugh Mundell follows with his own roots – Revelation style “Great Tribulation.”  Need I say more?  Every piece of tape out there in… Continue Reading