Jah Wobble

Ungodly Kingdom EP

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Designed as a companion of sorts to their superb 1991 album, (Rising Above Bedlam), Jah Wobble's Invaders of the Heart released the Ungodly Kingdom EP, on the Oval label, in early '92. The four-song EP contained a small wealth of unreleased gems in its tiny package. The most precious of these was the wonderfully spirited track "Saeta" (a tune the band had performed for the BBC's Andy Kershaw Show in December of 1991), which appeared for the first time on this record (much to the delight of rabid fans). Also included were two newer tracks; "Love Life," an enjoyably smooth and pulsing number, and "Josey Walsh," featuring previous album collaborator Sinéad O'Connor on lead vocals. The remix of the Rising Above Bedlam track "Ungodly Kingdom", also on this EP, proved to be the least interesting tune of the bunch, merely stripping away the ethno-instrumentation of the original and replacing it with programmed drums.

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