JOHNNY LOVER & CHARLIE ACE – ECHO / HEADCUP

JOHNNY LOVER & CHARLIE ACE – ECHO / HEADCUP

    A: Johnny Lover - Echo B: 3rd & 4th Generation - More Echo   Funny, how your mind can play tricks on you. For instance, if you play this tune on the Clocktower release, entitled 'Headcup', you're bound to hear Johnny Lover introduce it as such. Yet, when you play...

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CHARLIE ACE & JOHNNY LOVER – RIDE ON JOHNNY

CHARLIE ACE & JOHNNY LOVER – RIDE ON JOHNNY

  A: Charlie Ace & Johnny Lover - Ride on Johnny B: version   Charlie Ace and Johnny Lover are often mixed up. So much so, that even Joe Gibbs couldn't tell them apart, as proven by the credit to Johnnie Lover on 'Straight to the head/Two edged sword', which actually featured...

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SIR LORD COMIC – DOCTOR FEELGOOD

SIR LORD COMIC – DOCTOR FEELGOOD

A: Sir Lord Comic - Doctor Feelgood B: Reggae Boys - Reggae Train   Sir Lord Comic jivetalks Nicky Thomas' 'Don't touch me' to great heights in his own distinguished style. I haven't a clue what he's on about in the spoken intro - "hey Georgie, take this advice of a closet full a clothes,...

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THE SLICKERS – MAN BEWARE

THE SLICKERS – MAN BEWARE

A: Slickers - Man beware B: Sir Lord Comic - Jack of my trade   The story of the Slickers will forever be intertwined with that The Pioneers. For starters because their first song, Nana, was actually recorded by the Pioneers. As Pioneer Jackie Robinson states in this Pressure Beat interview:...

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THE VERSATILES / LOVE GENERATION – WARRICKA HILL

THE VERSATILES / LOVE GENERATION – WARRICKA HILL

A: The Love Generation - Warricka Hill   B: 3rd & 4th Generation - Battlefield   After forming in 1967 the Versatiles joined Joe Gibbs’ Amalgamated roster of artists and released a single called ‘Just can’t win’, which was only the third release by the fresh new label....

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DENNIS BROWN – MONEY IN MY POCKET

DENNIS BROWN – MONEY IN MY POCKET

A: Dennis Brown - Money in my pocket B: Joe Gibbs & The Professionals - Money love   After having recorded some thirty songs for Coxsone Dodd's Studio One imprint, laying down a solid foundation to build upon, Dennis Brown, still a kid with only 12 or 13 years to his name, went...

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OLD TIMERS – QUADRILLE BEAT SPECIAL

OLD TIMERS – QUADRILLE BEAT SPECIAL

A: Old Timers ft Delroy Jones - Quadrille beat figure 1 2 3 B: Old Timers ft Delroy Jones - Quadrille beat figure 4 5 6   I don't know what it is, but as of late I just keep on stumbling on wrongly credited Jogibs discs. So far they've always turned out a real treat, but the one featured...

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