Monday, May 02, 2016
Day 184 of 365 Day Jamaican Music Challenge - Morwells - Let Me Remind You
The Morwells AKA Morwell Unlimited was put together by Maurice "Blacka Morwell" Wellington and Eric "Bingy Bunny" Lamont in 1973. They became a trio the next year later when they recruited arranger Louis Davis and in 1977 they added bassist Errol "Flabba" Holt. After some successful releases during the era, including the album Presenting The Morwells and its masterful dub counterpart mixed by King Tubby called Dub Me, but parted ways in 1980 when Lamont and Holt formed the Roots Radics. Today's track "Let Me Remind You" was taken from their 1979 album Cool Runnings produced by Blacka Morwell and recorded at Channel One.