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Tapper Zukie

Tapper Zukie

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Tapper Zukie: High Wycombe

Live Review by Penny Reel, New Musical Express, 6 November 1976

I-CENSE IS SWEET, but rockers is sweeter yetter; as the good brother I King Tapper Zukie would say. The man from Bosrah came to High ...

London/The Clash

Profile and Interview by Kris Needs, New York Rocker, December 1976

"WE'RE ONE up the arse for the rich, established groups... There's so many useless bands around it's not even worth naming any." ...

Who is Tapper Zukie? And why are Patti Smith, Lenny Kave, and Penny Reel saying such nice things about him?

Profile and Interview by Penny Reel, New Musical Express, 26 March 1977

Unfortunately, we don't have Patti or Lenny here to tell us. We DO have Penny Reel, who INSISTS he use this space to lord the ...

Tapper Zuckie: Man Ah Warrior

Review by Jon Savage, Sounds, 14 January 1978

AN ALBUM full of dignity, grandeur and pride: Smokey swirls intertwining to form a chord of steel... ...

Tapper Zukie: Man Ah Warrior

Review by Paul Rambali, New Musical Express, 11 February 1978


Jamaica: Peace Conference In A Western Kingston

Report by Penny Reel, New Musical Express, 11 March 1978

ON JANUARY 10 of this year, Samuel Dreckett — JLP (Jamaica Labour Party) Councillor for the Western Kingston district of Tivoli Gardens — entered the ...

Tapper Zukie: Peace Fighter

Interview by Vivien Goldman, Sounds, 8 April 1978

PLENTY PEOPLE don't know the other half of Tapper Zukie. "If they knew the other half of me, they'd see me different. Right now me ...

Tapper Zukie: Music Machine, London

Live Review by Jane Suck, Sounds, 15 April 1978

OH WELL, head for new horizons, I suppose. ...

Jamaica: The Young Lion Roars, part 1

Report and Interview by Chris Salewicz, New Musical Express, 27 May 1978

"WELCOME TO REMA," reads the spray-can graffiti down by 7th Street in Trenchtown. "Peace, Love And Unity". Over on the other side of the Calamite ...


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