Prince Fatty: In the Viper’s Shadow

British producer Prince Fatty (Mike Pelanconi), known for his work with Hollie Cook and many others (see reggaemusic.org.uk April 12th 2019 ) is back with a new album entitled ‘In the Viper’s Shadow’ and new single, a version of the Ethiopians’ ‘Everything Crash’. As before he demonstrates his craft with leading-edge production work informed by […]

Prince Fatty: Ali Baba/Ku Fu Battle ina Brixton

Here comes another single release from ‘Prince Fatty Versus the Drunken Gambler’, that recent and well-received album of dubbed-up frantic reggae fantasy (see reggaemusic.org.uk 26th August). This time it’s a version of John Holt’s classic ‘Ali Baba’, with Winston Francis taking the lead and Dennis Alcapone providing his characteristic background contributions. This is paired on […]

Prince Fatty Versus the Drunken Gambler

Hot on the heels of the single release of ‘Got Your Money’/’Wet Dream’ (see reggaemusic.org.uk 5th August) here is the full realisation of Prince Fatty’s latest fantasy which is apparently inspired by sources including ‘Kung Fu, vintage public service announcements and dub’.  As well as both tracks from the single, there are another eight assertive […]