From 1982 to 1993, the Mad Professor released
twelve albums in the DUB Me Crazy series. They're
all reviewed by the Dubroom and not without
reason. Not only does the series itself give a
perfect overview for the evolution of DUB
throughout the 1980's (and a little bit further
than that), it has put the Mad Professor at the
top of the top of DUB engineers.
In the 9th Chapter, the Mad Professor once
again keeps up to his own standards, wherein each
and every aspect of the Art of DUB is given the
right attention. Subtle effects you might only
hear when you're listening on headphones with your
ears closed in an Ire vibration, but also hard
hitting changes in atmosphere and most of all: a
deep, deep bass.
Twelve original Ariwa riddims, several
vocalists, a whole variety of effects including
some impressive echoing: it's clear that throughout
the 1980's, the Mad Professor acquired more and
more devices enabling him to express his talents
in an ever-growing way.
This 1989 release shows it without a