9 thoughts on “ Apocalypse - Black Uhuru - The Dub Factor (CD, Album) ”
See all the albums from Black Uhuru available on Napster. Part of the second wave of Reggae in Jamaica, Black Uhuru boast a more polished sound than many of their immediate predecessors, without sacrificing any of the Roots spirit.
May 10, · View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Dub Factor on Discogs. Label: Mango - MLPS • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: US • Genre: Reggae • Style: Dub Black Uhuru - The Dub Factor (, Vinyl) | Discogs.
As far as dub albums go, this is an undoubted classic. All the elements are there, echoing, heavy bass, tight snare beats and you have the added wow factor of the gorgeous Uhuru vocals weaving in and out. To me, this was so far ahead of its time production wise, that I see it as the link between trad dub and the more modern digi-dub phenomena/5(21).
This amazing, 4-CD set has something for everybody: the original full-length album mix on disc one, seven unreleased dub mixes on disc two, the U.K. remix on disc three and the U.S. remix on disc four, plus rare, inch sides. 38 tracks, all inside a foil-stamped, cloth-bound book limited edition of !/5(8).
They recorded several albums and toured extensively. By the end of the 90's, Dennis and Carlos left the band and fought a legal battle against Simpson over the name Black Uhuru. Simpson won the lawsuit and formed yet another incarnation of Black Uhuru with Andrew Bees as lead singer. Only one album, Dynasty, was released before Bees left the group.