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Fats Comet

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Fats Comet

Fats Comet has been played on NTS in shows including Awkward Movements, featured first on 6 August 2015. Songs played include Dub Storm, Don't Forget That Beat (Alternate Dub) and Don't Forget That Beat.

Fats Comet was the alter ego of Tackhead. Band members? The usual suspects: Doug Wimbish, Skip McDonald, Keith LeBlanc and Adrian Sherwood. To quote Steve Barker's liner notes for the Tackhead/Fats Comet compilations Power Inc., volumes 1 & 2:

"In short, the masterplan, although never commited to either memory or paper, was for Tackhead to take dub/funk on a journey through leftfield and into the unknown to God knows where, and then…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Dub Storm
Fats Comet
World Records1985
Dub Storm
Fats CometWorld Records1985
Discogs
Don't Forget That Beat (Alternate Dub)
Doug Wimbish, Fats Comet (S.T. Percan, Scratch Queen Dawna Montell mix)
Dunk Yer Funk Records1985
Don't Forget That Beat (Alternate Dub)
Doug Wimbish, Fats Comet (S.T. Percan, Scratch Queen Dawna Montell mix)Dunk Yer Funk Records1985
Discogs
Don't Forget That Beat
Doug Wimbish, Fats Comet
World Records, Rough Trade1985
Don't Forget That Beat
Doug Wimbish, Fats CometWorld Records, Rough Trade1985
Discogs
Dee Jay's Program
Fats Comet
On-U Sound2015
Dee Jay's Program
Fats CometOn-U Sound2015
Discogs