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Gregory Isaacs

Gregory Isaacs

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Gregory Isaacs: Presenting Mr Isaacs

Review by Penny Reel, New Musical Express, 12 August 1978

PRIOR TO the glorious advent of soulful lover Pat Kelly in more recent weeks, lean, laconic crooner Gregory Isaacs was recognised as possibly the most ...

Gregory Isaacs: Rainbow Theatre, London

Live Review by Penny Reel, New Musical Express, 27 September 1980

TAKE ANY moderate gathering of citizens intent on peaceable pursuit and out comes the Babylon in force. I am growing altogether more and more disgruntled ...

Gregory Isaacs: Clean Up Man

Interview by Mark Cooper, Record Mirror, 31 October 1981

MARK COOPER talks to the 'cool ruler', Gregory Isaacs ...

Gregory Isaacs: Savoy, New York NYC

Live Review by Richard Grabel, New York Rocker, January 1982

SMOOTH IS the word for Gregory Isaacs. So smooth, and so suave. The cool king of that gentle, romantic Jamaican reggae called lover's rock. ...

Gregory Isaacs: Night Nurse (Island)

Review by Penny Reel, New Musical Express, 4 September 1982

IT'S SINGULAR how Gregory Isaac releases a better number of tunes as good as 'Night Nurse' over the past decade and longer, and as good ...

Gregory Isaacs

Book Excerpt by Nick Coleman, 'Voices' (Jonathan Cape), January 2018

GREGORY ISAACS may or may not have been a nice man. He may or may not have been piously observant of the Rastafarian faith that ...


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