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Capital Letters - Headline News (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. Their single “Smoking My Ganja” blew the woofers out of UK sound-systems throughout ’78, and propelled them into the studio to record an album. The resulting LP, Headline News, was one of the critically acclaimed reggae records of with its finely balanced blend of African, Jamaican, and English influences and songs that covered topics ranging from religion to marijuana legalization to the bloody reign of President Amin.
  2. Top Albums Headline News Capital Letters. Vinyl: $ Vinyard Capital Letters. CD: $ Smoking My Ganja CAPITAL LETTERS. Vinyl: $ Headline News [Audio C CD: $ Headline News by Capit Capital Ellers. $
  3. Capital Letters mashed up the U.K. sound systems in with "Smoking My Ganja," a punchy rockers styled single with a distinctly British flavor. The irrepressible song wafted straight up the reggae chart, prompting the Greensleeves label to send the group into the studio with Chris Cracknell to record a full-length. Headline News arrived in the new year, immediately garnering critical.
  4. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Capital Letters at the Discogs Marketplace. Capital Letters: Headline News (Album, EP) 14 versions: Capital Letters: Vinyard (Album) 5 .
  5. This CD re-issue of their excellent LP includes 12" mixes of 'UK Skanking', 'Natty Walk' & 'Smoking My Ganja' plus a CD of their EP 'Bread and Water'. Capital Letters dealt bravely with the social and political issues of their time and 'Headline News' is a fine example of '70s UK-based reggae which should be as well known as Steel Pulse's 'Handsworth Revolution'.5/5(11).
  6. May 16,  · The sound of Capital Letters is deep roots – UK style. Championed by influential BBC DJ John Peel, Capital Letters breakthrough single ‘Smoking My Ganja’ became one of the bestselling reggae records of The success of their debut album Headline News led to multiple tours across the UK and mainland Europe throughout the early s.
  7. Label: Gulp Records - 30 02 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: Germany • Genre: Reggae • Style: Roots Reggae Capital Letters - Vinyard (, Vinyl) | Discogs ExploreMissing: Headline News.
  8. Headline News: Greensleeves Records Vinyard: Greensleeves Records / VP Records Reality: Reggae Archive Find Capital Letters discography, albums and singles on AllMusic. Find Capital Letters discography, albums and singles on AllMusic AllMusic. New Releases. Featured New Releases.
  9. Oct 17,  · Capital Letters Album: Vinyard () enjoy! Comming soon more Roots, Dub, Dance Hall, Ragga & Every Reggae Rap Hip Hop Hits Collection Jah Rastafari Selassie I Missing: Headline News.

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