Saturday, 8 August 2015

Saturday Scratch #49 - Junior Dan

Saturday Scratch, an occasional series that shines a light on a selection with a Lee 'Scratch' Perry connection.

The new laptop still hasn't materialised. 48 hour delivery? Pah! So, to prevent another potential hard-drive crash on the old one, I'm keeping things brief. My house isn't much of a home without a reliable computer and all the music it contains - there's certainly an air of tension around the place anyway. So here's Junior Dan's self-produced debut single, a dense, atmospheric cover of the Bacharach & David classic, recorded at The Black Ark in 1973 and released the following year.


Anonymous said...

Woozily wonderful. Hope you get your technology problems sorted out soon - how did we ever manage without this stuff? Two day delivery? They just make this up.

The Swede said...

Just checked the tracking online to find that the laptop was dispatched on August 4th....from China! I'll stop holding my breath for a while now.

Old Pa's Corner said...

Hope you have better luck than me with new LapTop....mine crashed and had to wait to get new installation Flash Drive...was 4 weeks was hell....still have smart phone and Tablet....but not the same......great track by way.....smooth ruler!

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