Reggae-Dub

X-Tra Wicked (Bobby Digital Reggae Anthology)

Bobby Digital

Released 02/02/18 Label VP Records Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. A 54217 V

Bobby Digital is a disciple of King Jammy who went on to produce some of the biggest reggae songs in the 1990s and 2000s, this collection celebrates the high water marks of this unique ta...

From The Vaults Vol. 1

Various Artists

Released 02/02/18 Label Studio One Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CD-SOR-008

From the vaults of Studio One comes an 18 track bonanza of rare sides featuring both the labels top hit makers as well as some of its more obscure artists. From Alton Ellis, Johnny Osbour...

Leader of Black Countries

Mighty Diamonds

Released 01/26/18 Label KINGSTON SOUNDS (UK) Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. KSLP 026LP

The Mighty Diamonds are one of the most famous vocal groups to come out of the Jamaican reggae scene. Their perfect harmonies ride over the wholesome and Garveyite influenced lyrics to su...

None A Jah Jah Children

Ras Michael and the Sons of Negus

Released 01/26/18 Label VP Records Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. A 52608

"None A Jah Jah Children" collects together the two classic albums "Rastafari" and "Kibir-Am-Lak" that Ras Michael & The Sons Of Negus made for producer Tommy Cowan in the 1970's and ...

Vessel of Love

Hollie Cook

Released 01/26/18 Label Merge Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 673855058818

Black vinyl. Includes printed die cut inner sleeve and full album download.

Released 01/26/18 Label Merge Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 673855058801

Limited-edition, indie-only release. Pink vinyl. Includes printed diecut inner sleeve. Full download download. Limited to 1,500 worldwide.

Released 01/26/18 Label Merge Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 673855058825

4-panel digipak with matte finish and spot gloss details. Includes poster insert.

Rockers Time Now

Johnny Clarke

Released 01/19/18 Label Get On Down Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. GET54097-LP

Get On Down presents an often overlooked crucial reggae release from the 1970s with Johnny Clarke’s “Rockers Time Now.” The record is a mix of covers and originals, including ethereal ver...

Overdubbed

Sly and Robbie Meet Dubmatix

Released 12/29/17 Label Echo Beach Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. EB 125LP

Includes CD; Edition of 999 (numbered)

Gone to Negril / Crazy Negril

Althea and Donna / Inner Circle / Lee Perry

Released 12/29/17 Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. PSTI033

Producer Tommy Cowans cut the first version of the Gone to Negril rhythm for Devon Irons to voice the song Jerusalem on. He then returned to the same rhythm for the follow to the pop hit ...

Kaya Dub

Maya Dread

Released 12/29/17 Label Jah Life Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. JL 041

After having pleased dubheads with the release of hard-to-get vintage dub albums such as The Revolutionaries’ “Musical Dub Attack” and Scientist’s “Jah Life In Dub” and “The Dub Album The...

Insight

Blackstones

Released 12/22/17 Label Burning Sounds Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. BSR 968LP

Blackstones 1979 album, produced by Phill Pratt and featuring Sly Dunbar, Robbie Shakespeare, Tommy McCook and Ansel Collins released for the first time on CD.

Full Time

Gladiators

Released 12/15/17 Label Omnivore Recordings Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CD 101272 M

The Gladiators were founded by Albert Griffiths in 1968 after he experienced a positive reaction to early solo singles. Success came quickly for the new roots reggae band with “Hello Caro...

The Return of Jack Sparrow

Ethiopian and his All Stars

Released 12/15/17 Label Omnivore Recordings Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CD 101270

Jamaica’s premier ska, rocksteady, and early reggae sensations The Ethiopians, but got his start under the name Jack Sparrow. His early solo Jack Sparrow single efforts, some backed by Th...

The Sound of Macka Dub Vol. 1

Macka Dub

Released 12/06/17 Label Clocktower Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CT 3995LP

Featuring Glenn Adams (piano/organ), Mr. Wire (piano/organ), Rick Trater (guitar), Bobby Chung (guitar), Carlton Barrett (drums), Tad Dawkins (drums), Sparrow Martin (drums), Maurice (bas...

Red Rose For Gregory

Gregory Isaacs

Released 12/01/17 Label Ras Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. RAS 3040LP

Red Rose for Gregory is an 11-track album by reggae artist, Gregory Isaacs released in 1988 by RAS Records. The album combines the style and sound of lovers rock with roots reggae and it ...

Milk And Honey

Dennis Brown

Released 12/01/17 Label ABRAHAM (CANADA) Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. LPCT 3193LP

The partnership of Dennis Brown and Errol 'Flabba' Holt continues to pay rich dividends, for of all the producers the singer worked with across the '90s, arguably Holt was the most sympat...

I Don't Know

Dennis Brown

Released 12/01/17 Label ABRAHAM (CANADA) Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. AALP 1600LP

While many of Dennis Brown's later recordings won't be remembered as well as those of his early days, the man that Bob Marley called his favorite reggae singer never really released a dis...

Rude Boy Scorchers

Various

Released 12/01/17 Label Kingston Sounds Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. KSLP 069LP

The Rude Boy moniker has its roots firmly set in the downtown districts of Kingston, Jamaica. Alongside the regular Ska / Rocksteady sounds coming out of the sound systems, there was an u...

Dancehall: The Rise Of Jamaican Dancehall Culture

Soul Jazz Records presents

Released 12/01/17 Label Soul Jazz Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. LP-SOJR-401

The album is a lightning-flash collection of all-time classic and definitive dancehall classics as well as a stellar selection of more obscure tracks. Featuring Yellowman, Tenor Saw, Sist...

Released 12/01/17 Label Soul Jazz Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CD-SOJR-401

The album is a lightning-flash collection of all-time classic and definitive dancehall classics as well as a stellar selection of more obscure tracks. Featuring Yellowman, Tenor Saw, Sist...

Copasetic! The Mod Ska Sound

Various Artists

Released 12/01/17 Label Trojan Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CD 95997

Long before Britain’s skinhead population embraced the sounds of Jamaican reggae in the late 1960s, their predecessors, the mods, took ska to their hearts. From the early ‘60s through to ...

The Land Of The Rising Sun

Jamaiel Shabaka

Released 11/29/17 Label Roots Vibration Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. ROOTS 001LP

Edition of 500

Disco Devil

Lee Scratch Perry

Released 11/25/17 Label Get On Down Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. GET57005-12

Black Friday 2017 Release. Red colored vinyl.

Reggae Ina Firehouse

Wailing Souls

Released 11/22/17 Label Warner Bros. Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 33

This is the third and final album the Wailing Souls recorded with producer Delroy Wright, and features an awesome aggregation of musicians, including Sly & Robbie, Steely & Clevie...

Kingston 14

Wailing Souls

Released 11/22/17 Label Live & Learn Records Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 28

The Wailing Souls belong in any short list of great reggae vocal groups, especially in terms of harmonies and songwriting. The compositions on this '87 set are uniformly gripping, finely ...

Too Wicked

Aswad

Released 11/22/17 Label Mango Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 539883

Dancehall mixed with new jack swing. Aswad's 1990 album Too Wicked.

Rod Of Correction Showcase

King Tubby

Released 11/20/17 Label Clocktower Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CT 876LP

Tracks by King Tubby & Aggrovators, Tower Unlimited, Rod Taylor, Augustus Pablo, Rod Taylor and Johnny Lover.

Mad Professor Selects

Mad Professor

Released 11/17/17 Label Byrd Out Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. BYR 003LP

Mad Professor Selects sees Mad Professor delving into his archives and pulling out nine previously unheard and unreleased tracks spanning the period from 1980-2015. Beginning with a track...

Studio One Black Man's Pride

Soul Jazz Records presents

Released 11/17/17 Label Soul Jazz Records Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CD-SOJR-398

Black Man's Pride is the striking new Studio One collection of deep righteous reggae, featuring Horace Andy, Alton Ellis, The Gladiators, Sugar Minott, The Heptones, Freddie McGregor, Ced...

Released 11/17/17 Label Soul Jazz Records Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. LP-SOJR-398

Black Man's Pride is the striking new Studio One collection of deep righteous reggae, featuring Horace Andy, Alton Ellis, The Gladiators, Sugar Minott, The Heptones, Freddie McGregor, Ced...

The Legend Live in Santa Barbara

Bob Marley and The Wailers

Released 11/17/17 Label Trojan Records Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. A 95977

Limited edition. Red, yellow and green colored vinyl.

Good Vibes

Horace Andy

Released 11/10/17 Label VP Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. A 54215 V

Double Vinyl housed in Gatefold Sleeve with liner notes. 10 Tracks.

Released 11/10/17 Label VP Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CD 54215 V

Standard CD with 12 Page Booklet. Contains bonus track not featured on original release. 11 Tracks.

Peel Off The Wall Paper Ina Lovers Rock Style Volume 1

Various Artists

Released 11/08/17 Label Studio 16 Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. STULP1609

Lovers rock from the 70s and 80s featuring Brown Sugar, Sandra Cross, Glen Sloley, Aston Esson, Mellow Rose and Love and Unity on Studio 16.

Chronology

Chronixx

Released 11/08/17 Label Virgin Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. v3187

Evolution, uprising, continuation and Rastafari are words used by the 24-year-old singer-songwriter Chronixx. These identifiers embody every nuance of his long-awaited debut Chronology. T...

Released 10/25/17 Label Virgin Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. cdv3187

Evolution, uprising, continuation and Rastafari are words used by the 24-year-old singer-songwriter Chronixx. These identifiers embody every nuance of his long-awaited debut Chronology. T...

Born For A Purpose/Reason For Living

Dr Alimantado

Released 11/07/17 Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. kmd22

Seminal 70s reggae classics reissued by Keyman Records 40 years after it initially hit the streets. It was originally released in 1977 on 7" on Ital Sounds. The A-side on this reissue was...

Poetry In Motion

SOJA

Released 11/03/17 Label ATO Records Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 0882310615

SOJA, the internationally acclaimed Grammy-nominated eight-piece from Washington D.C., release their new album Poetry in Motion through ATO Records. SOJA’s core sound - an uplifting meld ...

Released 10/27/17 Label ATO Records Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 0882310622

SOJA, the internationally acclaimed Grammy-nominated eight-piece from Washington D.C., release their new album Poetry in Motion through ATO Records. SOJA’s core sound - an uplifting meld ...

Got To Get Away

Ken Boothe

Released 11/03/17 Label Burning Sounds Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. BSR 950LP

Ken Boothe - Got To Get Away from 1978 and with additional vocals by Jah Walton and produced by Phil Pratt. Features extensive sleeve notes. Original sleeve design by Anthony Nero.

Roots Dub / Back My Music

Evil Needle and Q Funktion

Released 11/03/17 Label Cold Busted Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. F-CB72

This time Greek instrumental hip hop duo Q Funktion meet French/German DJ Evil Needle, each presenting a previously digital-only tune now benefiting from the warmth and grit of Cold Buste...

More To Say Versions

The Frightnrs

Released 11/03/17 Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. LP-DAPT-048X

Translucent purple vinyl. Pressing of 370 units. 3D cover and package includes Daptone-branded 3D glasses!

You Can Get It If You Really Want

Desmond Dekker

Released 11/03/17 Label REAL GONE MUSIC Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. A 0625

Limited Black & Blue Marble Vinyl Edition

007 Shanty Town

Released 10/27/17 Label ThinkIndie Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. 61694891296

LP

Rainy Days

Al Campbell

Released 10/25/17 Label Burning Sound Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. BSR 948LP

1978 reggae album from the incomparable Al Campbell back on vinyl! Produced by Hugh Brown and featuring Sly and Robbie, Tommy McCook, Ansil Collins and more."

More to Say Versions

The Frightnrs

Released 10/20/17 Label Daptone Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. LP-DAPT-048

Mainly because it’s a record that transcends genre specific qualifiers and rhetoric that pigeon hole many albums. It is in the truest sense of the phrase, a great record. Shortly after it...

Super Ape Returns To Conquer

Lee Scratch Perry and Subatomic Sound System

Released 10/06/17 Label Echo Beach Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. EB 129LP

LP+CD

Released 09/22/17 Label Echo Beach Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. SS 033CD

41 years later, Lee "Scratch" Perry uses today's sound system to revisit his classic Black Ark album that defined Jamaican dub music, reincarnating the magic for the sound system generati...

Trying To Hold On

Junior Byron

Released 10/06/17 Label Cultures Of Soul Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. COS507-12

First up in the series is the killer Junior Byron track "Trying To Hold On," written and produced by Wild Fire's Oliver Chapman and originally released on the Wild Fire label back in 1985...

Version Galore

Released 10/06/17 Label Get On Down Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. GET57004-LP

So read the original liner notes to this classic reggae LP, which originally hit in 1971 and washed over the island like a grooving tropical storm. U-Roy was a true reggae pioneer, dubbed...

Lee Perry & The Upsetters: The Trojan Albums Collection, 1971 to 1973

Lee Perry and The Upsetters

Released 09/29/17 Label Trojan Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. CD 69611 T

Originally released by Trojan Records between 1971 and 1973, the four albums that comprise this essential collection highlight a fascinating and integral period in the development of Jama...

From the Roots

The Maytals

Released 09/22/17 Label Get On Down Genre Reggae-Dub Cat no. GET57003-LP

When it comes to old-school roots reggae, few groups were as influential as The Maytals. Adding Frederick Toots Hibbert’s name to the front of their billing later in the 1970s, in the ear...