Album: Studio One Dub Fire Special

Soul Jazz Records' latest Studio One compilation includes dub tracks by the likes of Clement 'Sir Coxsone' Dodd, Sylvan Morris and Scientist

Founded by Clement ‘Sir Coxsone’ Dodd in 1954, Studio One is one of Jamaica’s best-known record labels. A compilation from Soul Jazz Records features 18 dub cuts, recorded at the label’s studio at 13 Brentford Road, Kingston in the 1970s.

Studio One Dub Fire Special features reggae artists including Jackie Mittoo, Leroy Sibbles, Cedric Brooks and Freddie McGregor, backed by Studio One’s in-house bands: the Sound Dimension, New Establishment, Soul Defenders and Brentford All-Stars.

The tracks were given Studio One dub treatments by producers such as the label’s founder Sir Coxsone Dodd, Sylvan Morris and Scientist.

Studio One Dub Fire Special is available on vinyl, CD and digital.