Max Romeo has teamed up with UK based, Grammy nominated producer Daniel Boyle to create a stunning return to form, roots reggae album with accompanying dub versions. Max is noted for his critically acclaimed work with Lee Scratch Perry in the 1970's, and for his timeless classic songs penned over the last 50 years – such as "War in Babylon," "Melt Away, "One Step Forward" and the world's most sampled reggae song ever - "Chase the Devil" - picked up by such artists such Jay Z, Kanye West, The Prodigy and blockbuster hit movies.
Max and Daniel enlisted the talents of an all-star cast of musicians to create a true part 2, to Max's legendary; War In Babylon album using studio equipment from the 1950's –1970's. The 18-track set was recorded and mixed in 100% analogue format and is presented here with stunning artwork on limited edition double vinyl.
Featuring: Glen Da Costa (Bob Marley and the Wailers / Black Ark Upsetters) on saxophone; Vin Gordon (Studio One / Black Ark Upsetters ) on trombone; Robbie Lyn (Black Ark Upsetters) on keys; Dorit Chrystler (Marilyn Manson, The Strokes, Dinosaur Jr) on theremin; Lee Scratch Perry (backing vocals, percussion and effects); Hornsman Coyote (Back on the Controls) on trombone; Hughie Issachar (Back on the Controls) on bass/guitar; and Puraman (Lost Ark Music) on drums.