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Linton Kwesi Johnson - Bass Culture / Lkj In Dub Vinyl LP Green & Red RSD Aug 2020

£30.99
Cat no. 844840

Track Listing

    Bass Culture
A1    Bass Culture    
A2    Street 66    
A3    Reggae Fi Peach    
A4    Di Black Petty Booshwah    
B1    Inglan Is a Bitch    
B2    Loraine    
B3    Reggae Sounds    
B4    Two Sides Of Silence    
LKJ In Dub
C1    Victorious Dub    
C2    Reality Dub    
C3    Peach Dub    
C4    Shocking Dub    
D1    Iron Bar Dub    
D2    Bitch Dub    
D3    Cultural Dub    
D4    Brain Smashing Dub

40th anniversary 2-LP edition of 'dub poet' Linton Kwesi Johnson's classic 1980 album, released on Island Records, with additional LP – 'LKJ in Dub', featuring dub versions of tracks from Bass Culture and previous studio LP 'Forces Of Victory'.
Produced by Linton Kwesi Johnson and the legendary Dennis Bovell ('Blackbeard'), the album is a fierce, politically-charged view of Britain at the time.The music however is both highly accessible and experimental, going beyond traditional reggae arrangements to include free jazz and avant-garde elements.Remastered at Abbey Road, released on heavyweight coloured vinyl:
GREEN for Bass Culture / RED for LKJ In Dub.Features expanded artwork in a bespoke gatefold sleeve.Both albums out of print on vinyl for years.Includes download card.