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The Devon-born singer's vocals sound uncannily similar to Space Oddity Bowie on strong opener The Upsetter, while Month Of Sundays also has the feel of that era.
Opponent Tony Dodson is stepping up from super-middleweight and is seen as past his best but is worth a small investment to upset The Upsetter.
The 10 listed Thursday by Santa Anita officials, with jockeys if they've been named: San Antonio Handicap 1-2-3 finishers Molengao (Victor Espinoza), Ball Four (Julien Leparoux) and El Roblar (Migliore); Strub Stakes 1-2-3 Arson Squad (Gomez), Spring at Last, and Brother Derek (Alex Solis); San Fernando Stakes winner Awesome Gem; Sunshine Millions Classic upsetter McCann's Mojave (Frank Alvarado); Hollywood Turf Cup winner Boboman, and Wilko, 0 for 14 since the 2004 Breeders' Cup Juvenile.
This is featured in the Long Retreat notes of November 1881: "God gave things a forward and perpetual motion; the Devil, that is I thrower of things off the track, upsetter, mischiefmaker, clashing one with another" (Sermons, pp.
He soon started making his own music and had hits with Chicken Scratch and I Am The Upsetter.
The only possible upsetter is Annette Bening, 7-1 for The Kids Are All Right.
Also in the small but seasoned field: Stephen Foster Handicap upsetter Seek Gold (117, 8-1), with jockey Calvin Borel, and Ace Blue (113, 20-1), with Victor Espinoza.
These labels were associated with the leading producers of the time, like Lee Perry's Upsetter imprint and Joe Hill's Amalgamated.
Some of the best reggae ever was recorded there, but the erratic genius called the Upsetter was no longer home.
McKenzie is known as the Upsetter and he is a 4-1 underdog to give Bellew the first defeat of his career in front of his own fans.
The 5-year-old gelding drew post 1 for the 11/4-mile race against (from the inside) Magnum, second to Lava Man in the Santa Anita Handicap; Seek Gold, 91-1 upsetter in Churchill Downs' Stephen Foster Handicap; Ace Blue, winless since the 2005 Mervyn LeRoy Handicap, and Super Frolic, still trying to build on his fourth in the Breeders' Cup Classic.
The Upsetter The Life and Works of Lee 'Scratch' Perry Radio 2 10pm