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Rupie Edwards - Trying To Fight (Against Me) (Vinyl)

A quick emptying of pockets and the money was scraped together, they took up their positions and the stage was illuminated with light. Penniless and unable to pay, the biggest gig of their career so far was turning into a disaster an hour before the doors opened. Nicky "Topper" Headon The Clash's drummer appeared to ask what was going on and when told, in true punk camaraderie, he muttered "Fuck that, I'll mix you meself!

Shortly after supporting The Clash, Simon was replaced by Kevin Mills on guitar and the band looked to forge ahead. It was and the new line up began to hone their musical sound and direction even further, introducing more reggae influenced tracks and becoming the tightest version of The X-Certs so far.

The band continued to gig extensively, but this year also saw the them spending more time in the studio, perfecting recording skills with the guidance of Steve Street and preparing to take themselves onto a more mature musical level; the fun and spontaneity from the live sets wasn't lost though, and always ready to try something new for a different sound, the band experimented by recording the backing vocals for "Stop The Fussing And Fighting" in the Studio toilets!

The tracks recorded in that period demonstrated they were now as comfortable in the studio as they were playing live and the even though there had been some changes along the way, the politically motivated passion and rawness was still there, bursting through.

A headlining gig at Tiffany's, Clifton in November, the planned release of the single in January and it looked as if the doors to dreams were beginning to open, but by Christmas it was as good as over. Kid Jensen gave it coverage on his Radio 1 tea time show too, but the band had hit a brick wall. Despite an extensive search for a replacement Bass player and a London gig promoting the single with a stand in Bassist , the musical chemistry had been lost and the journey that started with such excitement in , fizzled out in early Together 2.

Queen and Country 3. Visions of Fate 4. Secrets Demo 5. Stop the Fussing and Fighting Demo 6. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Rupie Edwards. Archived from the original on 5 July For licensing, and copyright credits, please use Success Records 2.

For publishing credits, use Success Music. Reviews Add Review. Spirit of '69 by AnimalsWHN. Favorite Labels by a. Striker Lee , Success 2. Sell This Version. Success 2. Rupie Edwards , Dobby Dobson. Rupie was born in Goshen, Jamaica, on July 4, , and his family moved to Kingston when he was Talent shows beckoned, as did a career as a mechanic, but the singer was still in his teens when he cut his debut single, 's "Guilty Convict.

Their singles were sporadic, and so Rupie turned to self-production in , self-producing four of the Virtues ' numbers, as well as a couple of solo cuts. Success' name quickly became a self-fulfilling prophecy, with the reggae era splattered with its hits. Given his fine, warm tenor, Edwards ' stream of solo singles sold well, but he made his real mark with his productions of others.

Edwards had an ear for new talent, recording the Concords , and when the group folded, a solo Gregory Isaacs. He took the Mighty Diamonds into the studio for the first, and gave Johnny Clarke his first hit, 's "Everyday Wandering. And then the singing producer had a stroke of inspiration, turning "Wandering" into an utterly strange but wonderful proto-dub piece titled "Ire Feelings Skanga.

Artist Rupie Edwards All Stars / Joe White Format 7 Producer Rupie Edwards Label Blank (JA) Stamped Opportunity DYNA RE / RE Condition VG+ £ BUY. Tell Me / Give Me Love and Affection Side A. Side B. Artist Joe White and The Rupie Edwards All Stars.

9 thoughts on “Rupie Edwards - Trying To Fight (Against Me) (Vinyl)”

  1. Mazugis says:
    Vinyl and CD 1 – 10 of Genre. Show. Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year; none: The Ethiopians: Gilda 2 versions: none: Jamaica: Sell This Version: 2 versions Rupie Edwards: Trying To Fight (Against Me).
  2. Vudohn says:
    RUPIE EDWARDS Vinyl Records and CDs: Rupie Edwards (born Rupert Lloyd Edwards, 4 July ) is a Jamaican reggae singer and record producer. Record labels he used for his productions included:,,,,,,,,, and. Rupie Edwards Discography Price Guide .
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  5. Mezisho says:
    Reggae label based on Rupie Edwards productions. This label contains releases on multinational markets. The UK label were initially a subsidiary of Pama Records, but was subsequently revived with the advent of dub in the 70s as Success Records Ltd. through Sensation Sounds Ltd. and again in the 90s with different label designs (often.
  6. Dizahn says:
    Rupie Edwards IRE FEELINGS aka SKANGA The hit song that entered and stayed in the British Charts for over three months. Thanks to all my lovely supporters, who have been keeping me going for .
  7. Kagataxe says:
    Biography. Rupie Edwards was born in Goshen, in Saint Ann Parish. The family moved to Kingston in , where he sang in talent contests, including those run by Vere Johns. He was spotted by producer S.L. Smith, for whom he recorded his debut single, "Guilty Convict" b/w "Just Because", released on Smith's Hi=Lite label nd licensed to Blue Beat Records in
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