Steel Pulse - Tribute To The Martyrs
(Island Records 1978 ILPS9568)
Matrix No's: A3/B3 - UK Pressing
Sleeve in Nr MINT condition
Inner Sleeve in Nr MINT condition
Vinyl in Nr MINT condition
Steel Pulse are a roots reggae musical band, from the Handsworth area of Birmingham, England, which has a large number of Afro-Caribbean, Indian and other Asian migrants. They originally formed at Handsworth Wood Boys School - composed of David Hinds (lead vocals, guitar), Basil Gabbidon (lead guitar, vocals), and Ronald McQueen (bass); along with Basil's brother Colin briefly on drums. Steel Pulse were the first non-Jamaican act to win the Grammy Award for Best Reggae Album.
Tribute to the Martyrs is the second studio album by English roots reggae band Steel Pulse, released in 1979; it was produced after their previous Handsworth Revolution album. The band became extremely well-known after the two albums.
All songs written by David Hinds, except where noted.
- "Unseen Guest"
- "Sound System"
- "Jah Pickney - R.A.R."
- "Tribute to the Martyrs"
- "Babylon Makes the Rules" (Selwyn Brown)
- "Uncle George"
- "Biko's Kindred Lament"
- "Blasphemy (Selah)"
STEEL PULSE - TRIBUTE TO THE MARTYRS LP - Nr MINT UK REGGAE DUB
- Product Code: ILPS9568
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