Can I Have A Dance - Jackie Mittoo, Various - Jackie The Great Mittoo (CD)


  1. Bless Soul Jazz for the amazing collections of instrumental Jamaican music they have released from the island's golden era. This great set fits right in with their releases "Jackie Mittoo; The Keyboard King at Studio One," and "Studio One Scorcher (volumes 1 & 2)." Those are three of the greatest CD releases of Jamaican instrumental music, EVER/5(6).
  2. Keyboard virtuoso Jackie Mittoo was among the true legends of reggae -- a founding member of the Skatalites and an extraordinarily prolific songwriter, he was perhaps most influential as a mentor to countless younger performers, primarily through his work as the musical director at the famed Studio One. Born Donat Roy Mittoo in Browns Town, Jamaica on March 3, , he .
  3. In Clement 'Coxsone' Dodd was recording artists at Federal Studios when he came into contact with Jackie Mittoo. Dodd was so impressed that he asked Jackie to run the sessions at his new studio at 13 Brentford Road in Kingston when it opened in
  4. First 12” disco cut of two simmering beauties from Jackie Mittoo’s legendary ‘Showcase’ () album for Studio One The A-side is given to a gorgeous, lolling 9-minute cut of ‘Oboe’ hustling Mittoo’s bubbling organ with lilting nyabinhgi and soft woodwind tones in a dead lush and dreamy style. ‘Wall Stret’ on the B-side contrast smartly with its ruder dubbing, riding swollen.
  5. Radiation Roots present a reissue of Jackie Mittoo's The Keyboard King, originally released in Jackie Mittoo's contribution to reggae music is immeasurable. Of mixed Indian and African-Jamaican heritage, the man born Donat Roy Mittoo was a gifted musician that played piano in The Skatalites at the age of He was a very important part of reggae's evolution, having .
  6. A great tribute to the master of Reggae Keyboard: Jackie Mittoo. I believe that Jackies work has wide appeals to not just reggae fans but fans of Jazz as well. He made some of the best instrumentals ever. Play this tribute album at your next dinner party. I bet you will get people excited and grooving!/5(13).
  7. The program on Jackie Mittoo Now is predictable but wholly enjoyable: fifteen early reggae instrumentals, highlighting Mittoo's glowing, extremely Booker T. & the MG's-influenced tuiworperscondebascioubidpieneuhapling.coinfo fact, there's really not much to set this apart from his earlier solo sides in a more rocksteady style, except that the backing arrangements and rhythms have moved toward a more languid .
  8. Feb 06,  · Tribute to Jackie Mittoo Licensed to YouTube by [Merlin] Redeye Distribution, PIAS (on behalf of Studio One); LatinAutor, LatinAutor - PeerMusic, Audiam (Publishing), BMI - Broadcast Music Inc.
  9. Dec 06,  · CSMX A Jackie Mittoo and The Soul Vendors "Ram Jam". Flip side is The Summertairs "You Are Gonna Leave Me". Coxsone UK Great .

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