ASTON,BARRETT & THE WAILERS BAND - Soul Constitution: Instrumentals & Dubs 1971-1982
Double vinyl LP pressing. Rare instrumental and dub gems, produced by Bob Marley's bassist and musical arranger, Aston 'Family Man' Barrett, between 1971-82, featuring members of the Wailers band and other stalwart musicians. As the bassist of choice for Bob Marley and the Wailers from 1969 up until Marley's untimely passing, Barrett was instrumental in altering the course of reggae helping to better establish the genre internationally as a member of Lee 'Scratch' Perry's Upsetters band, and for a range of noteworthy producers, including Bunny Lee and Keith Hudson, among many others. Soul Constitution collects the best of Family Man's instrumental and dub output, issued between 1972 and 1982.