This deep Ska instrumental 'Sai Pan' features a beautiful solo by Roland Alphonso. This is the most sought after record on Merritone and a crucial one for all Ska lovers. On the flipside, the record features the mid-tempo Rude Boy Ska anthem 'Born To Rule' by The Black Brothers, the song was taken straight from the original master tape for this reissue. Another hard to find record released in 1966.
Dub Store Records is the Ska, Rocksteady, Reggae and Dancehall reissue label run by the eponymous Tokyo based record store. The label aims at accurately covering the 50-plus years of Jamaican music, and pass on many rare and magnificent recordings, which are non-commercial and highly artistic. Carefully handing down the tradition of reggae music, Dub Store Records has so far issued recordings from labels and artists such as Studio One, Federal Records (Federal, Kentone, Merritone), Jammys, Bunny Wailer's Solomonic, Derrick Harriott, Kiddus I, Redman International, King Tubby’s Firehouse, Fam's, BMN and much more to come.
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