Formed in the Ladbroke Grove area of West London in 1974, led by the trio of Brinsley "Dan" Forde (on vocals and rhythm guitar), Angus "Drummie Zeb" Gaye (on vocals and drums), and Tony "Gad" Robinson (on bass), they continue to record and perform today with two of the founder members, Drummie Zeb and Tony Gad.

Aswad Discography


ILPS 9399 Aswad Aswad (Album) Island Records ILPS 9399 UK 1976 Sell This Version
none Aswad Hulet (Album) Island Records none Jamaica 1979 Sell This Version
203 624, 203 624-320 Aswad Showcase (Comp, Album) Grove Music 203 624, 203 624-320 Netherlands 1981 Sell This Version
85336 Aswad New Chapter (Album) CBS 85336 UK 1981 Sell This Version
ILPS 9711 Aswad A New Chapter Of Dub (Album) Island Records ILPS 9711 UK 1982 Sell This Version
CBS 85666 Aswad Not Satisfied (Album) CBS CBS 85666 UK 1982 Sell This Version
818 040-1 Aswad Live And Direct (MiniAlbum, Album) Island Records, Island Records, Island Records 818 040-1 France 1983 Sell This Version
ZCM 9780 Aswad Rebel Souls (Album) Island Records ZCM 9780 US 1984 Sell This Version
SHAKA LP850 Jah Shaka Meets Aswad Jah Shaka Meets Aswad - In Addis Ababa Studio (Album) Jah Shaka Music SHAKA LP850 UK 1985 Sell This Version
SIMBA LP 2 Aswad To The Top (Album) Simba SIMBA LP 2 UK 1986 Sell This Version
TC-VG 71470 Aswad Distant Thunder (Album) Mango TC-VG 71470 Greece 1988 Sell This Version
211 048 Aswad Too Wicked (Album) Island Records 211 048 Europe 1990 Sell This Version
SQT 477463 2 Aswad Rise And Shine (Album) Bubblin' Records SQT 477463 2 Austria 1994 Sell This Version
XDCS-93141 Aswad Heartbeating Tunes(CD, MiniAlbum, Smplr) Sony Records XDCS-93141 Japan 1994 Sell This Version
BUBBLP 3 Aswad Dub: The Next Frontier (Album) Bubblin' Records BUBBLP 3 UK 1995 Sell This Version
FM 264 Aswad Rise And Shine Again! (Album) Blow Up, Blow Up FM 264 Greece 1995 Sell This Version
SRCS-7664~5 Aswad Live And Shine(CD, Album + CD, Mini, Album) Sony Records SRCS-7664~5 Japan 1995 Sell This Version
SFRSCD002 Aswad The B.B.C. Sessions (Comp) Strange Fruit SFRSCD002 UK 1997 Sell This Version
92769-2 Aswad Big Up (Album) Scandinavian 92769-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
SBCD 21 Aswad Roots Revival (Album) Ark 21 Records SBCD 21 South Africa 1999 Sell This Version
EAGCD178, GAS 0000178, EDL EAG 335-2 Aswad 25 Live (Album) Eagle Records, Eagle Records, Eagle Records EAGCD178, GAS 0000178, EDL EAG 335-2 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
064 474-2 Aswad Cool Summer Reggae (Album) Universal Music TV 064 474-2 UK 2002 Sell This Version
none Aswad City Lock (Album) Rhythm Riders none UK 2009 Sell This Version
LM 4000 Aswad Vs. Rhythm Riders(CD, Album) Liaison Music LM 4000 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

WIP 6338 Aswad Three Babylon / Ire Woman(7", Single) Island Records WIP 6338 UK 1976 Sell This Version