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Reggae For a Reason Reggae Sundays Don the Beachcomber Fully Fullwood and Band guest artist Maka Roots
The Beach Ball - Reggae Fest
Label: FULLWOOD MUSIC
Bio: Hailing from Kingston Jamaica, George "Fully" Fullwood has the well-earned recognition as being one of "The Greats" in the music industry. Bass legend and founder of the crucial 1970s Jamaican band, the Soul Syndicate, Fully Fullwood has shaped the sound of reggae music across the decades. As one...See Full Bio
“. . . Fullwood has recently released his second solo album, Fully Loaded (2011). Another double-disk set chalk-full of songs of love, Fully Loaded is 22 tracks strong with many of the instruments being played by the reggae icon himself. Centering on the “love” theme, Frances’ writing is simple and straightforward. Detailed images are conjured with few words. Check out “Love in the Desert” with the lyrics, “…We’ll make love in the desert/ you and me/ and there will be a big yellow moon/ and we will build a fire to keep us warm/and we will have a cup of tea…” The style works well with the hypnotic musical approach of Fully driving that heartbeat reggae riddim during longer rhythmic interludes on Fully Loaded tracks like “Another Mother is Crying,” “Abandoned by Your Love” and the title track, “Fully Loaded.” . . . ”