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The best Wackies dub track you’ve never heard

Included here is the deadliest dub version of Dennis Brown’s “Milk and Honey” I’ve ever heard. The track is included on a copy of Wackie’s Creation Dub from my vinyl collection.  According to a friend of mine who knows this stuff inside out there are two pressings of...
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Jah Children Invasion

Included here is two tracks featured on the Wackies’ Jah Children Invasion compilation. First up is a killer instrumental from Harold Butler titled “Dedication Rock.”  Butler, a celebrated Jamaican pianist, composer, arranger, and producer, has played on many first-rate recordings and jammed with some of reggae’s classic artists....
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John Clarke “Babylon Spanking” (Uptown) 1976

Jamaican expatriate John Clarke – who moved to New York from the island in the mid-1970s – cut several singles with Munchie Jackson (“In Search of The Human Race” and “Recession”) at Wackies House of Music before the 1979 release of his album Visions of John Clarke.  Not...
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Vintage Wackies 12″s

First up is Horace Andy’s “Tribute to Bob Marley” b/w “Great Super Star” issued in 1981 on a Top Ranking International 12″. [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/196690753″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Here’s a killer tune by Carlton Livingston backed by the Wackies Rhythm Force titled “Who Is That Man” issued...
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More Wackies vinyl from the vault

Sugar Minott/Jah Batta “Cool Runnings” (Wackies) 12″ [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/127252875″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] ____________________ Harold Butler “Dedication Rock” (Wackies) [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/120016949″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] ____________________ Wayne Jarrett “African Woman” (Wackies) 10″ [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/113500610″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] ____________________ Love Joys “Sweet Feeling” 12″ (Top...
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