This photo is credit of Kishi Yamamoto
Without hyperbole, Lee Perry is a musical titan with few equals. The man Brian Eno called “one of the geniuses of recorded music” is a massively influential Grammy-winning producer and serial collaborator, who’s worked with everyone from Keith Richards to David Lynch, The Congos to The Clash, Junior Murvin to The Beastie Boys.
Adrian Sherwood has been an influential and innovative figure on the UK reggae and independent label scene for nearly 40 years, not to mention being invited to apply his mixing-desk-sound-science to artists as varied as Depeche Mode, Nine Inch Nails, Sinéad O’Connor, Primal Scream, Blur, The Fall and Roots Manuva.
On-U Sound are proud to announce the return to the label of the mighty Upsetter, for 9 brand new tracks recorded in Jamaica, Brazil and London, with longtime friend and collaborator Adrian Sherwood at the controls.
Rainford will be out on the 10th of May, you can pre-order here
Listen to ‘African Starship’ (taken from ‘Rainford’)