If you’re a Ska fan, you love the Skatalites. If you don’t love the Skatalites, you’re not a Ska fan. There are few other bands in any genre that you can really make a statement like that about. But in the case of the Skatalites, I think anyone with the Sknaledge will agree. Skatalites founding member and long long time bassist Lloyd Brevett had more to do with the creation and evolution of Ska music than just about anyone. Here’s a great tribute to the man and his music, by, fittingly, another ska bass player. Read Marco On The Bass’ Homage to the Bass Lines of Lloyd Brevett of The Skatalites.