Victor Rice, currently residing in Sao Paulo, has been an integral part of the NYC ska and reggae scene since 1990. As a bassist he has recorded and/or played with the Stubborn All-Stars, Scofflaws, New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble, The Toasters, Desmond Dekker, and Laurel Aitken among many others. As a producer he has worked with the Skatalites, The Slackers, The Adjusters, The Articles, Rocker T, Skavoovie and the Epitones, The Pietasters, Dr. Ring Ding and the Senior All-Stars and many more.
At Version City is his debut effort as a solo artist and the culmination of his work from 1997-99 at that studio. It is the result of many sessions over that period of time and features a who’s who of the NYC ska scene at the beginnings of the traditional revival. Take a listen to Strikkly Vikkly’s massive dub vibes recorded inna fine retro stylee.