Yabby You and King Tubby’s cult dub album Walls Of Jerusalem reissued on vinyl



Originally released on white label in a run of just 500 copies.

One of roots vocalist and producer Yabby You’s iconic recordings with King Tubby is set to be reissued via Pressure Sounds this month.

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Originally released in 1976, Walls Of Jerusalem: Yabby You Meets King Tubby was a high point of several collaborations between the two, who worked together regularly throughout the ’70s.

Fiendishly hard to come by, the original has sold for approaching £1,000 on Discogs, while reissues have been few and far between.

For this edition, Pressure Sounds will pair the album – mastered from the original tape – with a series of studio mixes and outtakes, showcasing the breadth of their work together.

Walls Of Jerusalem: Yabby You Meets King Tubby is set to be released on 24th May. Pre-order a copy here and check out the artwork and tracklist below.



Yabby You

1. Walls Of Jerusalem

2. Chant Down Babylon

3. Fire Round Town

4. Plague On The Land

5. Tribulation

6. Go To School Jah Jah Children


King Tubby

1. Dub Of Jerusalem
2. Chanting Dub

3. Firey Dub

4. Dub Plague

5. Tribulation Dub
6. School Days Dub


Unreleased Studio Outtakes

1. The Man Who Does The Work Vivian Jackson and The Prophets*
2. Valley of Joeasaphat Smith and The Prophets*
3. Go To School Jah Jah Children Vivian Jackson and The Prophets*
4. Love Of Jah
Vivian Jackson and The Prophets*


More Versions

1. Jah Vengeance The Prophets*
2. Greetings King Tubby
3. Fire Fire Dub The Prophets
4. Stand Up And Fight Dub The Prophets
5. Sand In My Shoe Dub King Tubby
5. Sand In My Shoe Tommy McCook

* previously unreleased

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