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My Love - New Age Steppers - Action Battlefield (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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They were to go on to produce one further set for On-U, s swansong "Foundation Steppers", by which time Bim Sherman had more fully entered the scene and was taking the lion s share of the album s vocal credits. In reggae terms it could have been presented as a showcase album in the sense that most of the tracks are vocals extended into a dub version - in Jamaica this would have been a thirteen or fourteen track album rather than seven, albeit lengthy, cuts - all a matter of value for money of course!

Ari Up takes the majority of the vocal duties and proceeds to warble and scream in her inimitable fashion through the set s opener with a version of a tune that is now recognised as a classic - Bim Sherman s "My Whole World" originally cut by the singer in the seventies and re-versioned in the nineties for his wonderful "Miracle" album. The strangest track on the album is undoubtedly the bizarrely constructed "My Love" a take on a track written by one time Gaylad B.

The production may very well have been crafted for the young vocalist who takes the lead - Neneh Cherry, but what can only be described as a jolly, off-key doo wop is gratefully relieved by the gentle entry of the dub! Here, a chugging, insistent treatment allows Sherwood still with hair on the album cover!

This standard provides one of the most enduring rhythm beds of the genre and is perhaps now best remembered via the late Augustus Pablo s wonderful melodica version. New Age Steppers. On-U Sound. Previous Play Pause Next. Loading: Playback error. Discovered in a dusty corner of the On-U tape archive, this unreleased recording is presented for the first time on this album. Tags alternative dub experimental industrial post-punk United Kingdom.

So hard to pick a favorite track Lachie McGuckian go to album. Bandcamp Album of the Day Oct 18, go to album. On Bandcamp Radio. Featuring guests Duval Timothy and Liv. Purchasable with gift card. My Whole World Observe Life Got to Get Away My Love Problems Nuclear Zulu The Pop Group's Mark Stewart pipes in with "Crazy Dreams and High Ideals," a winding, warping dub composition filled with random surges of snare drums, searing, trebly effects, and crazy vocal tricks -- Stewart seems to be yelping from the bottom of a well one moment, and then suddenly you'll feel as if you need to wipe his spittle off your ear.

Ari Up's relaxed vocals highlight some of the album's most song-based material; both "Love Forever" and the aforementioned "Fade Away" feature galloping pianos and thick, rhythmic bases that Up merely sails along with. The remainder of the record is comprised of instrumentals that throw all sorts of manipulations and funhouse oddities into the mix.

The best of the bunch is a dub of Viv Goldman's "Private Armies," which treats a melodica? Wild, unpredictable, and great. AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript in your browser to use the site fully. Blues Classical Country.

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  1. Voodookazahn says:
    Biography The New Age Steppers were a kind of reggae-punk cross-over band formed around ex-members of The Slits, The Pop Group, Rip Rig + Panic and the The clubexandalynewlapeconmembspanat.coinfo debuted on Adrian Sherwood's On-U Sound, providing the label with its first single "Fade Away" (a cover of a Junior Byles song) and album The New Age clubexandalynewlapeconmembspanat.coinfo Oban, "Style" Scott, .
  2. Shakaramar says:
    Jan 31,  · Longstanding fans of Britain's avant-garde reggae label On-U Sound will recognize the New Age Steppers' name from the '80s, when the label was new and so was Ari Up, the lead singer for the Slits and a maniacal reggae fan. She had met labelhead and producer Adrian Sherwood a couple of years earlier and made a few recordings with him. Some were originals, .
  3. JoJogami says:
    Jul 19,  · On this date in , The New Age Steppers released their second album, Action clubexandalynewlapeconmembspanat.coinfo included the single, "My Love".The London post-punk/dub band was originally set up to be a single recording project but stayed around with an ever-changing group of musicians to record three albums through
  4. Zolokasa says:
    The second LP from New Age Steppers, Action Battlefield slightly pares down the line-up found on its predecessor and hones in on vocal-heavy, extended version-like renditions of songs originally written by the likes of Horace Andy ("Problems"), Black Uhuru's Michael Rose ("Observe Life"), B.B. Seaton ("My Love"), and the Heptones' Leroy Sibbles ("Guiding Star").
  5. Mezigami says:
    Meeting Adrian Sherwood on a wild late 70s package tour which paired up Don Cherry, The Slits, Prince Hammer, and On-U group Creation Rebel, the teenage Neneh was enlisted to contribute vocals to the second New Age Steppers album Action Battlefield, with an unconventional cover of The Gaylads rock steady hit “My Love”.
  6. Nir says:
    New Age Steppers released the self-titled debut album on On-U Sound in It was followed by Action Battlefield in The third album, Foundation Steppers, was released in Love Forever, an album of songs which the late Ari Up and Adrian Sherwood had recorded together until the death of Ari Up, was released in Genres: Dub, post punk.
  7. Tajas says:
    Sep 02,  · Released in early , "New Age Steppers" features contributions from well over a dozen post-punk and reggae scenesters and, like the following Action Battlefield, the record epitomizes the spirit of the exciting late-'70s/early-'80s crossbreeding that took place between punk and reggae.
  8. Mezijinn says:
    New Age Steppers released the self-titled debut album on On-U Sound in It was followed by Action Battlefield in The third album, Foundation Steppers, was released in Love Forever, an album of songs which the late Ari Up and Adrian Sherwood had recorded together until the death of Ari Up, was released in

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