Wailing SoulsWailing (40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition - RSD21)
DETAILSEvent: Record Store Day Italia DROPS 2021
Release Date: 6/12/2021
Release type: RSD Drops 2021 Jun 12th
This is a much sought-after 1981 Wailing Souls album, produced by Linval Thompson, featuring the gold-standard combo of the Roots Radics band and engineer Scientist, all in their prime. For the occasion of its 40th anniversary, this is the first-time vinyl reissue of this obscure classic. It is expanded in a gatefold sleeve with rare Adrian Boot photos, extensive liner notes from Michael Veal and Carter Van Pelt, included on printed inner sleeves, and comes with remastered, deep groove 12-inch mixes from the same period, "Take We BackĒ and "Take A Taste". Pressed on white translucent vinyl and VPís period specific Jah Guidance labels.
Wailing Souls: Winston "Pipe" Matthews, Lloyd "Bread" McDonald, George "Buddy" Haye, Rudolph "Garth" Dennis