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Various - The Upsetter album

Various - The Upsetter album Performer: Various
Title: The Upsetter
Style: Dub
Date of release: 1996
Country: UK
Size MP3: 1739 mb
Size FLAC: 1731 mb
Rating: 4.7

The Upsetter is a studio album of Lee "Scratch" Perry productions, released in 1969. The album largely comprises instrumentals from Perry's studio band The Upsetters, but also features vocal tracks by Busty Brown and The Muskyteers (aka the Silvertones). The album was reissued in expanded form on compact disc in 2003. All tracks composed by Lee "Scratch" Perry; except where indicated. Tidal Wave" – The Upsetters. Heat Proof" – The Upsetters. To Love Somebody" (Barry Gibb, Robin Gibb) – Busty Brown.

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Originally released in 1969 on Jamaican reggae genius Lee "Scratch" Perry's own Upsetter label and reissued in 1996 as part of a Trojan reissue series that also included the essential early albums RETURN OF DJANGO, EASTWOOD RIDES AGAIN, AFRICA'S BLOOD, and DOUBLE SEVEN. THE UPSETTER is classic early reggae.

He produced this album just after the birth of his daughter and you can feel his joy in the music. It is filled with top-quality music - instrumental for the most part - with the spaciest thing being the sound of a roller-rink organ over reggae. 180 gram audiophile vinyl. Original Release : 1970. Side A. 1. Bad Tooth 2. The Dentis 3. Outer Space 4. One Punch 5. Will You Still Love Me 6. Take One. Side B. Soul Walk 2. I Want To Thank You 3. Mule Train 4. Touch Of Fire 5. She Is Gone Again 6. The Result. This album is a must have for anyone interested in Lee Perry. He produced this album just after the birth of his daughter and you can feel his joy in the music.

Reissue of this classic 1969 album. The Upsetter’ largely comprises instrumentals from Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry’s studio band The Upsetters but also features vocal tracks by Busty Brown and The Muskyteers. The Upsetter -Trojan Records ‎– TJCCD082 Heavy fast bouncing intricate rhythms, end of the pier organ, and great horn lines and Soulful songs, with some of the best Reggae people. Lee Perry's early days. Tracklist: 1 Tidal Wave - The Upsetters 4:03 2 Heat Proof - The Upsetters 2:50 3 To Love Somebody - Busty Brown 3:19 4 Night Doctor - The Upsetters 2:50 5 Soulful I - The Upsetters 2:41 6 Big Noise - The Upsetters 2:39 7 Man From MI5 - The Upsetters 2:41 8 Dread Luck - The Upsetters 2:50 9 Kiddy-O


1 The Upsetters Tidal Wave 04:05
2 The Upsetters Heat Proof 02:55
3 Busty Brown To Love Somebody 03:25
4 The Upsetters Night Doctor 02:55
5 The Upsetters Soulful One 02:47
6 The Upsetters Big Noise 02:41
7 The Upsetters Man From M.I.5 02:47
8 The Upsetters Dread Luck 02:54
9 The Muskyteers Kiddy-O 03:06
10 The Upsetters Wolfman 02:28
11 The Upsetters Crying About You 03:10
12 The Upsetters Thunderball 02:22

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Trojan Records
  • Copyright (c) – Trojan Records
  • Published By – MCPS Ltd.
  • Glass Mastered At – Mayking


  • Liner Notes – Laurence Cane-Honeysett
  • Producer – Lee Perry


Originally released as LP 1969.

Busty Brown's name is incorrectly printed as "Buster Brown" on back cover and inlay.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 66126 10132 7
  • Matrix / Runout: CDTTL13 · MASTERED BY MAYKING
  • Rights Society: MCPS

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
TTL 13 Various The Upsetter ‎(LP, Mono) Trojan Records TTL 13 UK 1969
CDTTL13 Various The Upsetter ‎(CD, Album, RE) Trojan Records CDTTL13 UK 1996
TJCCD082 The Upsetter, Various The Upsetter, Various - The Upsetter ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Trojan Records TJCCD082 UK 2003
06076 80396-2 Various The Upsetter ‎(CD, Album, RE) Trojan Records 06076 80396-2 US 2003
TTL 13 Various The Upsetter ‎(LP, Album, RE) Trojan Records TTL 13 UK 1995