Trombone Heroes

Arise Music Man – Jamaican Independence and the Awesome Album Discovery

The jazz, reggae and ska trombonist, Rico Rodriguez, died last week. He was 80. His sent DJ Pete Paphides in search of Rico (and specifically The Specials) related tracks to play on his Soho Radio show. I went looking too because I certainly recall Rico playing on some Prince Buster tracks and was convinced I had the perfect track to show off with. This search resulted in a revelation.

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