Captain Slackship’s Mezzanine Allstars, the 11 piece reggae and dub specialists from Glasgow are set to release their debut EP on Arsebeard Records. The launch event will be held in Glasgows’ Stereo on Friday 22nd of April 2011.
Their EP features 3 studio tracks and 7 remixes from the likes of Mungo’s Hi Fi, Sace, Asibo and Monkeytribe.
Hard copies are being released on the bands own Arsebeard label.
It is being released digitally on the 9th of May by San Franciscan label Analigital Records.
The launch event on April 22nd will be held in Stereo, Renfield Lane, Glasgow from 11pm – 3am and will feature the band performing live with support from Mungo’s Hi Fi.
The band have spend the last year gigging extensively and supporting legends such as Toots and the Maytals, The Wailers, The Wailing Souls and Femi Kuti.
“A refreshing addition to the UK live reggae scene” – Mungo’s Hi Fi
“Captain Slackship are anything but slack and confirm the sheer brilliance of Reggae and Dub emanating from Scotland at the moment. Check this band out, they’ll blow yer socks off!” – MC Soom T
For more information, promo requests or to set up an interview please contact: Martin Shields. Phone: 07889217764 email: firstname.lastname@example.org www.captainslackship.co.uk
Check out their track I used in my mix – http://www.mixcloud.com/thepoisoner/dug-a-dig-into-dub/