R.I.P: Emmanuel “Rico” Rodriguez, 1934-2015

September 7, 2015

Rico & The Rudies: “Jumping the Gun” (1969)

Originally on featured on Rodriguez’s debut LP for Trojan, Blow Your Horn, this song was also the opening track on the Trojan’s highly influential Tighten Up Vol. 2 compilation that helped bring the sounds of Jamaica to a wider audience in the UK.