7/25/2007 Echo Chamber

 

Tonight the Echo Chamber presented our annual All-Jamaican Special -- celebrating the 45th Anniversary of Jamaican Independence, and In Memoriam for Robert, my late father-in-law who passed away 8 years ago on July 27th. So, this All-Jamaican celebration we like to call One Fe Robert. And naturally, it included so many great artists from all the eras of Jamaican music, but with emphasis on Rocksteady, Roots Reggae, and Dub: Justin Hinds the Dominoes, Junior Byles, John Holt, Bob Marley the Wailers, Lee Perry the Upsetters, Marcia Griffiths, Winston Rodney (Burning Spear), Horace Andy, Hopeten Lewis The Chosen Few, The Jamaicans, Black Uhuru, Culture, King Tubby, Max Romeo, Augustus Pablo, Prince Far I the Arabs, Niney the Observer, Larry Marshall, Val Bennett, Dave Ansel Collins, Judy Mowatt, Johnny Clarke, The Heptones, Millie Small, Jimmy Cliff, Derrick Morgan, The Skatalites, Clint Eastwood General Saint, Gregory Isaacs, Yellowman, Carlton Patterson, Jackie Mittoo, I Roy, Yabby You, Dennis Brown, Marcia Aitken Trinity, and Tommy McCook. Wow, what an incredible list of great Jamaican artists....and what an incredible episode of the Echo Chamber. We were really feeling irie in this Jamdown special.....One Fe Robert.

Playlist Tracks: 
The Skatalites (feat. Don Drummond) - Knockout Punch
Album: Jazz Ska Attack 1964; Label: Jet Set
Justin Hinds the Dominoes - Lion of Judah
Album: Knock Out Ska; Label: Treasure Isle / Culture Press
The Jamaicans - Ba Ba Boom
Album: The Story of Jamaican Music; Label: Mango / Island
Hopeton Lewis the Chosen Few - Boom Shacka Lacka
Album: Treasure Isle Showtime; Label: Treasure Isle / Heartbeat
Derrick Morgan - Forward March
Album: The Story of Jamaican Music; Label: Mango / Island
Jimmy Cliff - Miss Jamaica
Album: The Story of Jamaican Music; Label: Mango / Island
Millie Small - My Boy Lollipop
Album: The Story of Jamaican Music; Label: Mango / Island
John Holt - A Love I Can Feel
Album: The Best of Studio One; Label: Studio One / Heartbeat
The Heptones - Party Time
Album: The Best of Studio One; Label: Studio One / Heartbeat
Larry Marshall - Throw Me Corn
Album: The Best of Studio One; Label: Studio One / Heartbeat
Sound Dimension - Fire Coal Version
Album: Version Dread; Label: Studio One / Heartbeat
Winston Rodney New Establishment - Creation Version
Album: Version Dread; Label: Studio One / Heartbeat
Val Bennett - The Russians Are Coming
Album: Trojan Instrumental Box Set; Label: Trojan
Dave Ansel Collins - Double Barrel
Album: The Story of Jamaican Music; Label: Mango / Island
Niney the Observer - Blood Fire
Album: The Story of Jamaican Music; Label: Mango / Island
Johnny Clarke - None Shall Escape the Punishment
Album: 20 Reggae Classics; Label: Mojo magazine / Trojan
Junior Byles - A Place Called Africa
Album: 20 Reggae Classic; Label: Mojo magazine / Trojan
Max Romeo - One Step Forward
Album: Arkology; Label: Island
Bob Marley the Wailers - Mr. Brown
Album: 20 Reggae Classic; Label: Mojo magazine / Trojan
Lee Perry - Bury the Razor (extended mix)
Album: Born In the Sky; Label: Motion
Augustus Pablo - East of the River Nile
Album: Trojan Instrumental Box Set; Label: Trojan
*Clint Eastwood General Saint - Another One Bites the Dust
Album: 12 Rulers; Label: Greensleeves
*Culture - Natty Dread Taking Over
Album: Two Sevens Clash; Label: Shanachie
*Carlton Patterson King Tubby - Watchman Dub
Album: Black White in Dub; Label: Hot Pot
Horace Andy - Materialist
Album: Producers - Lee Perry vs. Niney the Observers; Label: Trojan
Burning Spear - Associate + Jah Boto
Album: Living Dub V.1; Label: Heartbeat
Gregory Isaacs - Night Nurse
Album: The Story of Jamaican Music; Label: Mango / Island
Yellowman - Mad Over Me
Album: The Story of Jamaican Music; Label: Mango / Island
Black Uhuru - Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
Album: Liberation: the Island Anthology; Label: Island
Prince Far I the Arabs - Glory to God
Album: Dub to Africa; Label: Pressure Sounds
Marcia Griffiths - Sweet Brown Sugar
Album: Reggae Songbirds; Label: High Note / Heartbeat
Judy Mowatt - Emergency Call
Album: Reggae Songbirds; Label: High Note / Heartbeat
*King Tubby / Tommy McCook Aggrovators - The Dub Station + The Height of Dub
Album: King Tubby Meets Aggrovators at Dub Station; Label: Trojan
The Heptones - Let's Try (extended mix)
Album: Sweet Talking; Label: Studio One / Heartbeat
Marcia Aitken Trinity - I'm Still In Love + Three Piece Suit
Album: 12 Box Set; Label: Trojan
John Holt the Aggrovators - You'll Never Find Another Love like Mine
Album: 12 Box Set; Label: Trojan
Yabby You feat. Tommy McCook - Steppin' High
Album: Dub It To the Top; Label: Blood Fire
I-Roy - The Drifter
Album: Reggae Rarities box set; Label: Trojan
Dennis Brown Prince Mohammed - Money In My Pocket
Album: 12 Box Set; Label: Trojan
Lee Perry the Upsetters - Bionic Rats
Album: 12 Box Set; Label: Trojan
Jackie Mittoo - Nature Boy
Album: Tribute to Jackie Mittoo; Label: Studio 1 / Heartbeat
Jimmy Cliff - I'm Free
Album: Independent Jamaica - Songs of Freedom from the Treasure Isle; Label: Treasure Isle / Trojan
Program: 
Air Date: 
July 25, 2007

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