STRANGER COLE – WOMAN A HEAVY LOAD

STRANGER COLE – WOMAN A HEAVY LOAD

A: Stranger Cole - (Woman a) Heavy Load B: Pressure Beat - Heavy   Stranger Cole has got soul. He's proven that over and over again in the rocksteady era, with grand tunes such as the immaculate 'Pretty Cottage'. But I didn't know that Mister Soul Cole is also a funky cat. Evidence...

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PIONEERS – LONG SHOT: AN INTERVIEW WITH JACKIE ROBINSON

PIONEERS – LONG SHOT: AN INTERVIEW WITH JACKIE ROBINSON

A: Pioneers - Long Shot (Buss me bet) B: Pioneers - Dip and fall back   The Pioneers, hitmakers and chartbreakers from Kingston, started their career in 1965, recording for various producers and releasing records on labels like Island, Rio and Caltone. The early line up consisted of Sidney...

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SOULMATES – THEM A LAUGH AN A KI KI

SOULMATES – THEM A LAUGH AN A KI KI

A: Soulmates - Dem a laugh an-a-ki-ki   Apart from being a real top notch stomper, 'Dem a laugh" is also another chapter in the Soulmates/Hippy Boys/Pioneers series. Credited to the Soulmates on the UK release (Amalgamated/Trojan) and to the Pioneers on its Jamaican counterpart (Amalgamated...

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