Wednesday 11 March Thursday 12 March Friday 13 March Saturday 14 March Sunday 15 March Monday 16 March Tuesday 17 March Wednesday 18 March Thursday 19 March Friday 20 March Saturday 21 March Sunday 22 March Monday 23 March Tuesday 24 March Wednesday 25 March Thursday 26 March Friday 27 March Saturday 28 March Monday 30 March Tuesday 31 March Wednesday 1 April Thursday 2 April Friday 3 April Saturday 4 April Sunday 5 April Monday 6 April Tuesday 7 April Album) Wednesday 8 April Thursday 9 April Friday 10 April Saturday 11 April Sunday 12 April Monday 13 April Tuesday 14 April Wednesday 15 April Friday 17 April Saturday 18 April Sunday 19 April Monday 20 April Tuesday 21 April Wednesday 22 April Thursday 23 April Friday 24 April Saturday 25 April Sunday 26 April Monday 27 April Tuesday 28 April Wednesday 29 April Thursday 30 April Friday 1 May Saturday 2 May Sunday 3 May Monday 4 May Tuesday 5 LP Wednesday 6 May Thursday 7 May Friday 8 May Saturday 9 May Sunday 10 May Monday 11 May Tuesday 12 May Wednesday 13 May Thursday 14 May Friday 15 May Saturday 16 May Sunday 17 May Monday 18 May Tuesday 19 May Wednesday 20 May Thursday 21 May Friday 22 May Saturday 23 May Sunday 24 May Monday 25 May Tuesday 26 May Wednesday 27 May Thursday 28 May Friday 29 May Saturday 30 May Sunday 31 May Monday 1 June Tuesday 2 June Thursday 4 June Friday 5 June Saturday 6 June Sunday 7 June Monday 8 June Tuesday 9 June Monday 15 June Tuesday 16 June Wednesday 17 June Friday 19 June Saturday 20 June Sunday 21 June Monday 22 June Tuesday 23 June Wednesday 24 June Thursday 25 June Friday 26 June Saturday 27 June Sunday 28 June Monday 29 June Tuesday 30 June Wednesday 1 July Thursday 2 July Friday 3 July Saturday 4 July Eek A Mouse had hooked up with producer Henry "Junjo" Lawes in late on a pair of singles which barely served notice of what was to come.
A re-recording of "Wa-Do-Dem" originally produced by Linval Thompsonrocketed the DJ to the top of the dancehall rat pack, leading to a string of hits. The Roots Radics lay down the kind of deep roots sound that was swiftly becoming Lawes trademark, while Scientist, King Tubbyand Barnabus took their places behind the mixing desk. The result was one of the most astonishing DJ albums of ever recorded. Eek had one of the most distinctive, and oddest, styles of the time, although today, it's a bit difficult to see what all the fuss was about.
But that merely proves his impact upon the scene, his innovative "sing-jay" style, a perfect blend of singing and DJ-ing, was so quickly imitated that it was soon the norm. An aneoidal vocal quality, clipped delivery, and a propensity for strung out nonsense syllables gave Eek a decidedly non-Jamaican sound, and surrounding it with minor key rootsy Long Time Ago - Eek-A-Mouse - Wa-Do-Dem (Vinyl and a dubby mix, accentuated an unusual oriental-esque atmosphere.
It's no wonder then that the DJ was originally dismissed as a novelty act or perhaps it was sheerly down to the mouse costumebut underneath the jokey, furry exterior was a man with a message. From the religious to the lovelorn, beyond the silly syllables, the DJ was full of intelligent and pithy observations. Album) too long, Eek has been dismissed as one of the more bizarre tangents of an underrated subgenre. Wa-Do-Demwith its seething rhythms, simmering melodies, and spot on toasts in a unique fashion, proves otherwise.
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Eek-A-Mouse - "Wa Do DEM" Bought this in , loved it, lost it, but re-purchased it recently due to a re-ignition of my interest in reggae. This was his 2nd album, and as far as i can remember, by far his finest/5(47). Sep 30, · Long Time Ago - Duration: Eek-A-Mouse - Topic 50, views. Eek-a-Mouse - Wa-Do-Dem - Duration: Eek-A-Mouse Black Cowboy Full Album - . Eek-A-Mouse: Wa-Do-Dem (LP, Vinyl record album) - Eek-A-Mouse's early 80s classic – and the benchmark meeting between the wildly unique deejay a -- Dusty Groove is Chicago's Online Record Store Scripting is disabled or not working. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Wa-Do-Dem on Discogs/5(15). Wa-Do-Dem, an Album by Eek-a-Mouse. Released in on Greensleeves (catalog no. GREL 31; Vinyl LP). Genres: Dancehall, Deejay, Reggae. Eek-A-Mouse - "Wa Do DEM" Bought this in , loved it, lost it, but re-purchased it recently due to a re-ignition of my interest in reggae. This was his 2nd album, and as far as i /5(47). Track List Ganja Smuggling Long Time Ago Operation Eradication There's A Girl In My Life Slowly Buy Surely Wa-Do-Dem Lonesome Journey I Will Never Leave My Love Noah's Ark Too Young To Understand Protection Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve. Packaging All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. While it wasn’t his debut album, ’s Wa-Do-Dem revealed Eek-A-Mouse’s wholly original and strangely alluring style. His half-sung, half-spoken vocals can be nasally playful or faraway ghostly, and his ability to turn nonsense syllables into otherworldly incantations is nothing short of brilliant. Eek-a-Mouse: Wa-Do-Dem LP - vinyl album/LP (12" size), released in the United Kingdom by Greensleeves Records (GREL 31), Barcode: -- reissue of classic Rub-A-Dub album, mixed by Barnabas, Prince Jammy and Scientist at Channel One and King Tubby's, backings by the Roots Radics -- Genre: Reggae/Dancehall -- Early Dancehall / Rub-A-Dub -- Dancehall/5(38). Buy Eek-A-Mouse - Wa Do Dem [LP] at balnalatelesupprosivadisbere.coinfo Music: Reggae:
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