Ini Kamoze (IMA7) (1984)

Early 80s Taxi Productions can be a bit brittle and, well, early 80s sounding. No such problem on “(He)artist” Ini Kamoze’s début “mini Lp”, wherein Sly ‘n’ Robbie make their robotic, pre-“Sleng Teng” reggae sound plenty meaty, each of the six tracks presented “showcase” style, with the extended portions dubbed up by all manner of mechanistic sound effects.

A 5-star record from the high tenor yout’ man singer, this one found cheap at an outdoor market in Canterbury on Saturday: They call it merther in chez Asbo!

 

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Published in: on April 2, 2012 at 7:56 am  Comments (2)  

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  1. I got mine in the Red Cross shop for 3 quid. Bit fucked though 🙂

  2. Happy to report that this one’s in EX+ shape.


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