Roy Panton & Yvonne Harrison were one of the first duets in the Jamaican ska and rocksteady scenes, both singing together or as solo vocalists. After many decades, they are about to see their studio material released on an album which compiles their songs recorded between 1961 and 1970.
Brand new album from the GRAMOPHONE ALL STARS, a fantastic Spanish collective who broaden their horizons on this third full-length while still playing the signature Jamaican jazz of their first two albums . From Omara Portuondo to Erykah Badu, Curtis Mayfield through and The Skatalites – it’s bolero, latin jazz, funk, groove, neosoul, ska, rocksteady and reggae. Its warm, caressing the listener with beautiful rhythms and harmonies, sung both in Spanish and English. Available on limited edition vinyl LP and CD. Read the rest of this entry »