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BOOKER GEE: Greedy G (Vinyl 7″)

Nice little Studio One cover here as Booker Gee puts his spin on funky reggae nugget Greedy Gee. But wait a minute, you’ve heard that tune before and it wasn’t from Studio One either was it? No it certainly wasn’t – step forward Mr James Brown – good foot first if you don’t mind – for yes, back in the day Greedy Gee, was a tip of the hat from Studio One house band, Brentford Allstars, to the new new minister of super heavy funk’s Get On

SOUL SUGAR: Drum Song (2016)

Drum Song Soul SugarDrum Song finds Soul Sugar‘s Guillaume Metenier re-imagining the afrocentric 70s cut of the same name by former Skatalite and Studio One music director Jackie Mittoo as a smouldering organ-led reggae number. A protege of Dr Lonnie Smith, Metenier recorded this cover in a loft in the south of Paris and the release is out, correctly, on seven inch vinyl. The track originally featured as part of