Matumbi
Genre:
Reggae
Meta style:
Ska

A British roots reggae band, active in the 70s. Their style was soulful and melodic. Great Britain has produced several great roots bands -- Steel Pulse, Aswad, Misty In Roots, and Black Slate among them but Matumbi is one of the earliest and most influential. They formed in 1972 in London at a time when roots in Jamaica itself was just entering its prime. The leader Dennis Bovell is a legendary reggae guitarist and music producer. He also released dub-reggae records under his own name as well as the pseudonym 'Blackbeard'.

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Music In The Air CD1

Music In The Air CD1

Year:
2005
Tracks:
16
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Music In The Air CD2

Music In The Air CD2

Year:
2005
Tracks:
17
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Empire Road: The Best Of Matumbi

Empire Road: The Best Of Matumbi

1
Year:
2001
Tracks:
17
Bitrate:
128 kbps
Matumbi (Vinyl)

Matumbi (Vinyl)

Year:
1981
Tracks:
10
Bitrate:
256 kbps
Dub Planet Orbit 1 (Vinyl)

Dub Planet Orbit 1 (Vinyl)

Year:
1980
Tracks:
6
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Point Of View (Vinyl)

Point Of View (Vinyl)

Year:
1979
Tracks:
12
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Seven Seals (Vinyl)

Seven Seals (Vinyl)

Year:
1978
Tracks:
8
Bitrate:
256 kbps
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