Serious Thing - A Serious Version - Horace Andy - Good Vibes (CD)

Horace Andyan enormously popular reggae singer in the s, enjoyed a resurgence of popularity in the late '90s, due in part to his extensive work with the British band Massive Attack.

This has led, thankfully, to massive reissues of his earlier work, of which this is one of the better examples. Each of the ten tracks is presented in "discomix" style: The normal, vocal version comes first, and then segues seamlessly into the dub version. Those who have found his recent solo work under the aegis of Mad Professor Serious Thing - A Serious Version - Horace Andy - Good Vibes (CD) be a bit bloodless and overproduced will find this collection of s singles refreshing.

It starts out slow, with a disappointing piece of meta-reggae -- reggae songs about how wonderful reggae is are rarely revelatory -- but Serious Thing - A Serious Version - Horace Andy - Good Vibes (CD) pick up quickly with "Serious Thing" and the inevitable "Skylarking," and the momentum stays strong up to the end. Andy 's high, almost girlish voice and weird vibrato may be an acquired taste for some, but he's worth the effort.

It starts out slow, with a disappointing piece of meta-reggae -- reggae songs about how wonderful reggae is are rarely revelatory -- but things pick up quickly with "Serious Thing" and the inevitable "Skylarking," and the momentum stays strong up to the end. Andy's high, almost girlish voice and weird vibrato may be an acquired taste for some, but he's worth the effort. Acquire, please legitimate discs, which no doubt will adorn your collection! Vinyl may appear somewhat dull and grayish.

Labels may have small tears, tape marks, larger writing, etc. GOOD Well-played, dull, grayish vinyl with deeper scratches and wear causing distracting surface noise hisses, pops, Serious Thing - A Serious Version - Horace Andy - Good Vibes (CD) and other nasties.

Serious Thing - A Serious Version - Horace Andy - Good Vibes (CD) record will still play through without any skips.

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Andy's high, almost girlish voice and weird vibrato may be an acquired taste for some, but he's worth the effort. Tracklist: Horace Andy - Mr. Dream lover. Live and save life. Tag along. John saw them coming. Where did love go illiteracy. Riding for Serious Thing - A Serious Version - Horace Andy - Good Vibes (CD) fall. Today youth aka youth of today. Woman don't try to use me. Love ja ja children.

Love light of mine. One side love affair. Rain from the skies. I don't want to be outside. Come in a dis. Babylon a come. Do you love my music.

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