Here is the link to the video of Island Head’s version of the Bob Marley classic “I Shot The Sheriff”. This reggae classic was originally recorded by Bob Marley and The Wailers. Island Head recorded an instrumental version of the song with a unique arrangement including a guitar solo by Andy Bassford and sax solo by Tim Cappello. Other band members include drummer Billy Messinetti, trumpet player Don Harris, keyboard player David Frank, guitarist Mikey ‘Mao’ Chung and bass player Neil Jason.
The video is basically a photo montage of the recording sessions and the making of the album.
I Shot The Sheriff video
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Midnight Raver Blog chose Island Head’s “Punky Reggae Party” as one of the BEST REGGAE ALBUMS OF 2013! click here: Listen to Island Head
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This weekend are the last couple of days left of St. Lucia Jazz Festival. On Sunday, Monty Alexander’s Harlem Kingston Express will be performing. Andy Bassford, the guitarist in Island Head, also plays with Monty and will be there. If you have not heard the new “Harlem Kingston Express Volume 2” album, check it out. It’s a great blend of traditional jazz and instrumental reggae.
Harlem Kingston Express on iTunes