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The Jamaican trombonist, bandleader and percussionist in New York in 1964, feeding Caribbean influences into the city’s happening Latin and jazz sounds.

The Bonanza Ska trombonist turning his hand to street funk for Ahmad Jamal’s AJP imprint in 1970. Heavy input from Monty Alexander. Like full-on early Fatback Band subtly spiced with ska and reggae. CD from BGP.