Burning Spear ‎– Garvey's Ghost

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Island Records ‎– ILPS 9382
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Vinyl, LP, Album
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A1 The Ghost (Marcus Garvey)
Written-By – Burning Spear
3:24
A2 I And I Survive (Slavery Days)
Written-By – Burning Spear
3:37
A3 Black Wa-Da-Da (Invasion)
Written-By – C. Paisley*, P. Fullwood*, W. Rodney*
3:17
A4 John Burns Skank (Live Good)
Written-By – Mackba Rodney, Marcus Rodney, Winston Rodney
3:10
A5 Brain Food (Give Me)
Written-By – Burning Spear
3:05
B1 Farther East Of Jack (Old Marcus Garvey)
Written-By – P. Fullwood*, Winston Rodney
3:59
B2 2000 Years (Tradition)
Written-By – D. Hines, R. Willington*, W. Rodney*
3:28
B3 Dread River (Jordan River)
Written-By – M. Lawrence, P. Fullwood*, W. Rodney*
2:55
B4 Workshop (Red, Gold & Green)
Written-By – A. Folkes, P. Fullwood*, W. Rodney*
3:10
B5 Reggaelation (Resting Place)
Written-By – Burning Spear
3:06

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Notes

UK version with orange palm tree labels, which credits Blue Mountain Music as publishers, rather than Island Music as seen on other releases.

Mixed at Joe Gibbs Recording Studio, Retirement Crescent, Kingston, Jamaica.
Dub mix at Island Studios, Hammersmith(aka Fallout Shelter). Special thanks to Lloyd Coxone

Dub version of the album "Marcus Garvey," original track titles appear in parenthesis.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: I - 20 ILPS 9382 A 2 EG
  • Matrix / Runout: 12 - I ILPS 9382 B-1 EG

Other Versions (5 of 10) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ILPS 9382 Burning Spear Garvey's Ghost(LP, Album, RE) Island Records ILPS 9382 UK Unknown Sell This Version
none Burning Spear Garvey's Ghost(LP, Album, RE) Fox none Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version
MLPS 9382 Burning Spear Garvey's Ghost(LP, Album, RE) Mango MLPS 9382 US Unknown Sell This Version
MLPS 9382 Burning Spear Garvey's Ghost(LP, Album) Mango MLPS 9382 US 1976 Sell This Version
none Burning Spear Garvey's Ghost(LP) Wolf none Jamaica Unknown Sell This Version

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dlgale1974

dlgale1974

September 14, 2015
edited about 1 year ago

This all sounds nice enough, not the heaviest dub, but all laid back and good to relax to.
MikeMcGantic

MikeMcGantic

May 12, 2011

roll a fattie, lay back and go to heaven with this here release by tha Spear.
Triple A+ reggae/dub tracks rivaling those of Scratch and Bob.
10 outta 5