Saturday, 12 April 2014
Saturday Scratch #37 - Shaumark and Robinson
Shaumark and Robinson, a mysterious duo. The Robinson in question is Lloyd, who handles lead vocal duties on their only known Black Ark recordings, 'Peace and Love' and 'Weak Heart Feel It', ably backed by The Upsetters. The identity, or even existence, of Shaumark is seemingly lost in the mists of time.
'Some things are over Some things go on Part of me you carry And part of me is gone'
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