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Old 11-03-2008, 12:45 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Can't go wrong with a bit of Horace Andy either
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Old 11-03-2008, 08:47 PM   #12 (permalink)
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I don't know whether The Upsetters classify as reggae or Ska, either way they're very good. Or, were very good.
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Old 11-05-2008, 01:51 AM   #13 (permalink)
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The Upsetters were classed as Ska.
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Old 11-17-2008, 12:42 PM   #14 (permalink)
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The Upsetters were a session band for Lee Perry. The Barrett Bros, Sly & Robbie, all the major innovators of reggae riddim played in it. But I can't recall them doing any ska. It was roots and dub mostly.

Other great session groups include the Aggrovators (Bunny Lee's), Roots Radics, and the Revolutionaries.
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