Request to all farmers worldwide, gather around to hear the sounds. TRS Records presents the 1985 version of ‘International Farmer’ by Peter Broggs. Produced by Doctor Dread on his RAS label, this herb anthem packs all the right ingredients with the distinct one drop sound of The Wailers backing the riddim. Harvesting now.
Available now for the first time ever on 7″ the gigantic and merciful ‘Rastafari Liveth’. An enormous song recorded in 1982 featuring the sounds of the Roots Radics band at Channel One Studio and produced by Doctor Dread. Originally released on the RAS Records imprint and now exclusively licensed for TRS Records. Big tune to shock out the weakheart.
Continuing with the ‘Earl Love’ reissues, presenting the soulful “Get Happy”. Recorded in 1976 at Channel One studio and mixed by the great King Tubby, this recording is another of Earl Zero’s earliest works. Beautiful melodies, sweet vocals and an inspiring message of hope and joy. Available now.
The Itals remain one of the most underestimated vocal trios in Reggae Music. “Temptation” was beautifully produced during the classical era of roots reggae in 1977 by ‘Manzie’ & ‘Bunny’ with studio band, the Ja-Man All Stars, led by legendary drummer Sly Dunbar, and included such luminaries of the scene as guitarist Eric “Bingy Bunny” Lamont, saxophonist “Deadly” Headley Bennett, trombonist Don Drummond Jr and bassist Robbie Shakespeare, among others. Available now.
Here is it! TRS Records is extremely proud to announce the reissue of the long sought after “holy grail”, reissued here for the very first time. Produced by industry heavyweight Desi Roots and originally recorded back in 1986 with singer O’Neil Dyer, “A Dat She Want” is is now available and returns to the road for 2017.
TRS Records back on the attack! We are again pleased to share the long awaited killer “Night Shift” sung from the heart of O’Neil Dyer. Originally released in 1986 on the Ghetto Youth Records imprint, these highly forgotten productions by Desi Roots from the mid-80s era further cementing his legacy as one of the most important producers and heavyweights of Reggae.
Available through TRS Records a timeless and essential JA-Man release from 1975, we present the magnificent “Remember Me” produced by ‘Manzie’ & ‘Bunny’. Words simply cannot describe the magic captured on this recording with the haunting vocals from Junior Byles and Rupert Reid. Real music by real people, superb musicians and singers at the peak of their powers.