Mikey Dread was a Jamaican singer who played an important role in the popularization of the reggae during the 1970s. His second album, Dread at the Controls,
was released in 1979 and can be seen as a crucial album in the reggae
world. Some of the most superb rhythms he recorded for this album, with
the help of musicians like Robbie Shakespeare, Ranchie McLean, and Earl
"Bagga" Walker. With Dread and some other fine studio professionals
behind the controls in the studio he recorded some of his best known
songs. The fantastic sound and great atmospheres showing the best side
of the fantastic music Mikey Dread recorded.
Mikey Dread began recording in the early 70s and worked together with a lot of different artists from the reggae scene.
Dread at the Controls is available as a limited edition of 750 copies on orange colored vinyl.
- 180 gram audiophile vinyl
- Limited edition of 750 copies on orange colored vinyl