Black Ark Classics in Dub, a set where Mad Professor and his band The Robotiks, which features Prince Fatty regular Horseman on drums, take on a number of classics rhythms originally recorded at Lee Perry’s infamous Black Ark studio.
The Robotiks have recorded new versions of a number of stellar riddims, including Party Time, Soul Fire, I’ve Got the Groove and Zion’s Blood. The riddims have been received the Mad Professor treatment and the set offers a cocktail of instrumentals and dubstrumentals sharing heavy and smattering percussion as a key ingredient.
There are no far-out dub excursions to be found here and there are no signs of madness. Mad Professor and Lee Perry have grown up. And that’s not necessarily a bad thing when the riddims are as powerful as these.
|A1||Party Time Dub|
|A3||True Meaning Of Dub (Version 1)|
|A4||True Meaning Of Dub (Version 2)|
|A5||Soul Fire Dub|
|B1||Power To Mr. Perry|
|B4||Zion Blood Dub (Version 1)|
|B5||Zion Blood Dub (Version 2)|