Credit: Eric Helton, Matthew Murphy
Lee "Scratch" Perry is the psychedelic godfather of reggae, the mad scientist of dub and the producer of Super Ape and Bob Marley's early hits to the Clash's "Complete Control." His music and antics are the stuff of legend, and in the new documentary The Upsetter, filmmakers Ethan Higbee and Adam Bhala Lough take a never-before-seen look at the artist Rolling Stone calls "Reggae's Mad Scientist" in our current issue. In addition to interviews with Perry, The Upsetter features extensive archival footage from the musician's own collection.
Hear Coldcut Team With Lee 'Scratch' Perry, Junior Reid on Dub Anthem
Lee 'Scratch' Perry Plots Cosmic New Album 'Must Be Free'
Lee 'Scratch' Perry's Secret Laboratory Studio Burns Down
Watch Lee 'Scratch' Perry Paint a Record in New Video
Hear Lee 'Scratch' Perry's Divine 'Jesus Is a Soul Man'