R.I.P. Lincoln „Style“ Scott

Lincoln „Style“ Scott – foundation drummer of legendary Roots Radics band and founder of Dub Syndicate was found dead in his house at Jamaica´s parish of Manchester. Police didn´t announced more information yet except that they arrived to search the house after somebody heard explosion in the house. Nobody was arrested yet but Jamaican Gleaner newspaper are already writing about murderation. Style Scott was born in parish of Clarendon, started with drumming in Jamaica Military band and in 1979  joined Roots Radics. In this band he played for many years with veterans as bass player Errol ‚Flabba‘ Holt, guitarist  Bingy Bunny or keyboardist Wycliffe „Steely“ Johnson. Together they backed not only Israel Vibration or Bunny Wailer, but participated also as studio band on albums by Gregory Isaacs or Barrington Levy for instance. We can´t forget also his British and more eclectic project Dub Syndicate with Adrian Sherwood. Lincoln „Style“ Scott died at 58 years, but his music will live forever. Rest in Peace Stylee!

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