Linval Thompson – Fussing & Fighting
This new release featuring reggae superstar Linval Thompson in a combination with the Med Tone All Stars Band inna wicked Rub A Dub Style!
The lyrics written and recorded in Kingston JA by Thompson bringing a strong message, calling for living in peace, justice and equality.
The riddim produced by the Med Tone All Stars featuring Dor Velan on the keyboards recreating the early 80’s rub a dub sound.
The militant drum and bass playing by the Smilan brothers melting the lyrics into the riddim, bringing the tune to a unification of word, sound and power!
Robert Dallas – Bearer Of Bad News
Robert Dallas was born in Jamaica and raised by his Grandma, singing was always his first love. During the 80s he would follow the well trod trail of visiting the big studios in search of some recognition of his undoubted talent. Success nearly fell on his lap when an audition at Tuff Gong caused a ripple of excitement among the staff. But following Bob Marley’s all too premature death, work and a recording contract never materialized.
Jump forward three decades, Tradition Man, Robert’s debut album released in 2015 on Jamtone Records.
Bearer Of Bad News is the first collaboration of Robert Dallas and Med Tone Records.
The new release featuring Dallas in an early 80’s vocal style over a dark minor key riddim with blazing horns lines by the Med Tone All Stars band.
On the flip side of bouth singles you’ll find heavy dub versions in a rub a dub style mixed by Asaf Smilan in the Med Tone recording studio in Tel Aviv.
7″ records are including digital download.