This track collection of mids tracks most in stereo remixes not previously released on CD includes their covers of the pop hit Only Sixteen, and Message from a Blackman, plus a minute dubby mix of Try Again. But it is the own economic soul-soaked rock steady and reggae which have really stood the test of time. And you gotta love a song with a title like Tripe Girl "Girls of your type should be selling tripe. He was the lead singer for The Heptones in the s and s.
In addition to his work with The Heptones, Sibbles was a session bassist and arranger at Clement "Coxsone" Dodd 's Jamaica Recording and Publishing Studio and the associated Studio One label during the prolific late s, and was described as "the greatest all-round talent in reggae history" by Kevin O'Brien Chang and Wayne Chen in their book Reggae Routes. The son of a grocer, Sibbles began singing in the s and also played guitar, having been taught by Trench Town Rastas Brother Huntley and "Carrot".
Sibbles joined The Heptones in after the two groups competed in a street-corner contest. Beyond his work as a singer-songwriter, Sibbles contributed to the collective output of Studio One as a bass player during the late s.
Pretty Looks Isn't All. Sweet Talking. We Are in the Mood. Let's Try [Extended Mix]. How Can I Leave You. One Love. Tripe Girl. It's Like Heaven. Only Sixteen.
Every Day and Every Night. Message From a Blackman [Extended Mix]. Give Me the Right. The inspiration for discomixes came from the disco music in the US where some songs where released on 12inch vinyls with longer grooves making — something that was very appreciated by the deejays. In Jamaica the first discomixes often refered to simply as discos where released in The record actually features Alton Ellis talking over the riddim, saying rather less than complementary things about Prince Buster.
This discomix includes a snare drum overdub in the style of Sly Dunbar. He was known at that time as Jah Paul the Marshall for his cultural style.LEROY SIBBLES-sweet talking studio 1 12" (hear) reggae. £ Click & Collect. £ postage. New listing Leroy Sibbles Gypsy Women 7” Vinyl Single Mint Reggae From A Huge Collection. £ 0 bids. £ postage. Ending 17 Jun at PM BST 6d 21h. or Best Offer.