The recording studio was the put where by bassist extraordinaire, Robbie Shakespeare, lived. Therefore it is only fitting that right now, the day in advance of he is laid to relaxation, his physique took a final tour of the spot he felt at household — the studios.
4 studios in Kingston opened their doors to pay back homage to a guy who has performed on countless numbers of tunes throughout his lifetime, numerous of them award-successful performs. The grand studio tour started out on Red Hills Street, a place of several treasured reminiscences for the acclaimed Riddim Twins Sly Dunbar and Robbie Shakespeare. Not only is their very last album titled Pink Hills Road, but it is also the location where by they first met. It was the hotbed of music during the ’60s and ’70s, a strip with various clubs dotted along and which showcased are living bands. It was Evil Individuals and Tit For Tat on Pink Hills Road where Sly and Robbie satisfied and resolved to type their now legendary act.
Their A person Pop Recording Studio is located on Crimson Hills Highway, and it is there that Robbie Shakespeare’s overall body made its very first halt.
The motorcade then travelled to Westminster Street, wherever it created the next studio end at Harmony Residence, the studio owned by legendary singer, Beres Hammond. The entourage then manufactured its way to the Roy Francis-owned Mixing Lab Recording Studio on Dumbarton Avenue.
From Mixing Lab, it was on to Anchor Recording on 7 Windsor Ave, owned by famous producer, Gussie Clarke.
The up coming prevent was the Nationwide Indoor Athletics Centre in Kingston for a public viewing, which got its get started at midday and finishes at 3 p.m.
Condolence guides have been opened at the centre.
Customers of the general public attending the viewing need to notice the COVID-19 protocols, such as mask-wearing, hand sanitising and actual physical distancing.