But everything was ready, the equipment was working well together. I mean, it was a phenomenal scenario to hang out with somebody like that. And also for Lee to begin to let his guard down and really come out of his shell and be more comfortable about getting involved in my idea — which was him using the equipment and being a bit more hands on than just flying in for the vocals and flying out again. So it was different. No problem, it was OK — experiment.
You give him a little bit of direction, then he just rolls. From here, the sessions for Back On The Controls progressed in fits and starts, whenever Perry — who now lives in Switzerland — was back in London. We stripped songs down and rebuilt them with different tracks. We banged percussion in, and Lee was hammering effects units and turning buttons. We built and mashed these songs together through the vibe and the atmosphere that we had in each session.
He proceeded to nail it to the wall, urging his co-producer to record it. Trying to talk to Perry about the incident prompts an oblique response. So if you can capture their sensibility and their spiritual energy, you can think like them and talk like them and do what they do.
They can tell you what to do. So I actually like to link with them. Boyle encouraged Perry as much as possible to employ the dub mixing techniques he is famed for, hence the title Back On The Controls.
Dead Meat Dead Meat Dub Abbey Road Version Bumpy Road Of Life Bumpy Dub Captain Perry Yet there is a seriousness to what you can hear - with little of the humorous wordplay of Humanicity - which fits with the fire and judgment of the music.
Showcase LPs usually number around six vocals and six dubs. The increasing trend among young international reggae producers towards recreating vintage sounds may also prove divisive - particularly for forward minded people who were actually alive in the so-called golden age.
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Archived from the original on 22 January DMG Media. Retrieved 11 February Newswire Powered by. Close the menu. Rolling Stone. Log In.Jul 24, · Lee Scratch Perry / Back On The Controls Жанр: dub, reggae Носитель: CD Страна-производитель диска: UK Год издания: Издатель (лейбл): upsetter Номер по каталогу: RLSCD Страна: jamaica\uk Аудиокодек: FLAC (*.flac) Тип рипа: tracks Битрейт аудио: lossless.