Dennis Bovell has been at the centre of the UK reggae scene for many years, as a producer of tracks such as Janet Kay’s Silly Games and as an accomplished bass player (see Matumbi). His credits are many and his influence great.
This reissue of Chief Inspector with it’s stylish sleeve, is worth seeking out. Anyone familiar with the soundtrack to the Babylon film will recognise the sound, it’s upbeat tone verges on the funk at times. The b-side features a serious dub workout.