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Official reissue of two “lost” albums from Boris Gardiner, Jamaican bass player, bandleader, songwriter, singer and producer. Reissued under Gardiner’s guidance.
Tracklist: Vol. 2
A1 SHUPE DUB
A2 BLACK CLAY DUB
A3 JAH STONED DUB
A4 FREE I DUB
A5 I & I DUB
B1 SHE DUB
B2 BOOKA DUB
B3 HERETO DUB
B4 CHILLUM DUB
B5 SKANKER DUB
Boris Gardiner (Bass), Alvin Haughton (Percussion), Saxie (Alto Saxophone), Earl “16” Daley (Vocals), Joe Cooper (Keyboards), Errol Walker (Vocals), Junior Douglas (Drums), Billy Johnson (Guitar), Parra (Trumpet).
Contains extensive booklet, with Jeff Mao detailing Gardiner’s career and the 70s Jamaican music industry. Unpublished photos and ephemera.
Original sessions produced by Alty East and Boris Gardiner
Produced for reissue by Eothen Alapatt
Art direction by Errol F. Richardson
Restoration and remastering by Jason Bitner
LP, Digital. 2022. NA 5240.