Monday, December 5, 2016

Pablo Gad - "What Makes A Natty Dread Cry" (Hard Times) Burning Sounds
Boris Gardiner - " Home Again" (Every N****r is a Star) Jazzman Records
Sound Defects - "Dreaming About Dreams" (The Iron Horse) Tone Def Systems
Mike James Kirkland - "Blota Blota" (What Have We Done) Luv 'N' Haight Records
Eric Donaldson - "Land of My Birth" (The Very Best of...)
Sugar Minott - "Good Thing Going" (Wicked a Go Feel It)
Tony Williams Lifetime - "Vashkar" (Emergency) Verve
Yabby You - "Selassie I Version" (Beware Dub) Pressure Sounds - new release!!!
Fela Kuti - "Black Man's Cry" (With Ginger Baker - Live!)
Bacao Rhythm and Steel Band - "Jungle Fever" (Chackachas cover) (55) Crown Records - new release!!!
Antibalas - "Hypocrite" (Talkatif) Ninja Tune
Resonators - "All the Paths" (Imaginary People) - new release!!!
Friends of Distinction - "New Mother Nature" (Whatever)
Sun Palace - "Palace Strut" (Raw Movement/Rude Movement) - new release!!!
Close Encounter - "Let Yourself Go" (Ultra High Frequencies: Chicago House Party) Numero Group
Dreadsquad & Blackout - "In My Head pt. 2" (World Destruction) - new release!!!
Midnight Star - "Body Snatchers" (Planetary Invasion)
Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five - "Scorpio" (The Message) Sanctuary
Freddy James - "Dance Little Boy Blue" (Get Up and Boogie) 
Wayne Smith - "Under Me Sleng Teng" (Under Me Sleng Teng) Greensleeves
Glass Animals - "Life Itself" (How to Be a Human Being) Wolf Tone

Monday, November 28, 2016

The Dread Zone: November 28, 2016

Mighty Tom Cats - "Good Groove" (Soul Makossa) Paul Winley Records
Ben Wa - "Break That Stone" (BSI: Docking Sequence) BSI Records
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band - "Laventille Road March" (55) Big Crown Records - new release!!!
U-Roy/Dennis Brown/Gregory Isaacs - "Night Nurse" (Serious Matter) Taboui Records
Was Not Was - "Out Come the Freaks" (Was (Not Was)) ZE Records
MC2 - "Blow Me Away" (Ultra High Frequencies: The Chicago Party) Numero Group
Rickey Calloway - "Tell Me" (Keb Darge Presents Deep Funk) - new release!!!
Toyan - "Reggae Gone International" (How the West Was Won) Greensleeves
Dreadsquad and Blackout - "Dance Fi Mi" (World Destruction) new release!!!
Yabby You - "Feel Alright" (Beware Dub) Pressure Sounds Records - new release!!!
The Brothers Rap - "The Revolution Will Not..." (123s of Kid Soul) Numero Group - new release!!!
Jack Miller & Mighty Diamonds w/ Sly & Robbie - "Rockers Rising" (Rockers Rising)
Pablo Gad - "Black Before Creation" (Hard Times) 
Midnight Star - "Body Snatchers" (Planetary Invasion) 
Roy Porter Sound Machine - "Funky Twitch" 
Bohannon - "Funky Reggae" (Bohannon) 
Jungle Fire - "Snake Pit" (Tropicoso) Nacional Records
Fatback - "Snake" (Fired Up 'N' Kickin) 
Fela Kuti w/ Ginger Baker - "Let's Start" (Live!) MCA 
Fries & Bridges - "Forever This" (Good Times) Strut

Monday, November 21, 2016

The Dread Zone: November 21, 2016

Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings - "Got a Thing on my Mind" (Dap Dippin with...) Daptone Records
Mighty Tom Cats - "Good Groove" (Soul Makossa)
Glenn Brown - "Melodica International (extended mix)" (Termination Dub) Blood and Fire
Gregory Isaacs - "Down the Lin" (Soon Forward) Caroline
The Sound Defects - "Johnny Law" (The Iron Horse)
Tapa Zukie - "Apartment C" (Horns Up)
Barrington Levy - "Murderer" (UCI Reggaefest)
Bloodstone - "Natural High" (Natural High) Rhino Records
The Mighty Diamonds - "Back Weh Mafia" (The Very Best)
Sidewinder - "Ego Riot" (Party Keller v. 2)
J Boogie's Dubtronic Science - "Gemini Dub" (Docking Sequence) BSI
Mike James Kirkland - "What Have We Done?" (Hang In There)
Lamont Dozier - "Put Out My Fire" (Black Bach)
Mad Professor - "Solar System" (Evolution of Dub)
Nightmares on Wax - "Anytime" (A Word of Science)
John Papa Gros - "Why'd Ya Do it?" (River's On Fire)
King Tutt - "You've Got Me Hung Up" (Deb Barge Presents Deep Funk)
Lou Bond - "Why Me"
Baceo Rythem  & Steel Band - "Police in Helicopter" 55
The Frightnrs - " Nothing More To Say" (Nothing more to say)
Maze Feat. Frankie Beverly - :"Color Bind"
Jungle Fire Tropicoso - "Comencemos (Let's Start)"


Monday, November 14, 2016

The Dread Zone: November 14, 2016

Ethiopia Ringaracka - "Magic Dub Balloon" (Afrofuturism) - new release!!!
Toyan - "African Ting" (How the West Was Won) Greensleeves
Dawn & Christine - "Holy Mt. Zion" (Linval Thompson & Friends: Rockers From Channel One) Trojan Records
Lee Fields - "Special Night" (Special Night) Big Crown Records - new release!!!
Tappa Zukie - "Natty Horns She Wants" (Horns Up!) Jamaican Recordings
George Kranz - "Din Da Da" (Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo) 
Conscious Fyah - "Live Up" (Rise Up) Lionheart Sounds
Alborosie - "Right or Wrong" (Rise Up) Lionheart Sounds
Fatback - "Get Out On the Dancefloor" (Fired Up 'N' Kickin')
Stephen Marley - "Can't Keep I Down" (The Revelation) Tuff Gong
Balkan Beat Box - "Give It a Tone" (Shout It Out) Balkan Beat Box
Cameo - "Please You" (Cameosis) Mercury
Recloose - "

Monday, November 7, 2016

The Dread Zone: November 7, 2016

The Sound Defects - "Poppin' Wheelies" (Themes from the Iron Horse)
Lafayette Afro-Rock Band - "Malik" (Afro Funk) 
The Disciples - "Struggle of Life" (Macro Dub Infection 1) Virgin 
Jungle Fire - "Tokuta" (Tropicoso) Nacional Records
GG Allstars-"Ital Collie" (Roots Man Dub) Heartbeat
Return to Forever-"Interplay"(No Mystery) Polydor
The Frightnrs - "All My Tears" (Nothing More to Say) Dap Tone - new release!!!
Donnell Pitman-"Love Explosion" (Ultra High Frequencies) The numero group
Barry Brown - "Please Officer" (Dancehall Explosion) Trojan Records
Maze - "Color Blind" (Maze) 
U-Roy w/ Ernest Wilson - "Know Yourself" (Serious Matter) Tabou
Recloose - "Cardiology" (Cardiology) Planet E
Afro Soul Tet - "Drumbouie" (Afrodesia) Luv 'N' Haight
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band S- "Jungle Fever" (S/T) - new release!!!
Joseph Israel - "Help Us" (Paradise) - new release!!!
Lee Fields & the Expressions-"Special Night" (Special Night) Big Crown
Little Man and the Inquries-"Funky Breakdown" (Afterschool Special) Numero Group new release!!!
Linval Thompson - "12 Tribes of Israel" (Ride on Dreadlocks) Blood and Fire
Algiers - "Games" (Algiers) Matador
Soul Center - "Funky Sterling" (III) NovaMute
Sneaks - "This Is" (Gymnastics) 
Dennis Brown - "Love and Hate" (The Best of...Niney Years) Heartbeat

Monday, October 24, 2016

The Dread Zone: October 24, 2016

Yabby You - "Feel Alright" (Beware Dub) Pressure Sounds - new release!!!
Tetrack - "Isn't It Time" (Let's Get Started) 
The Dynamics - "I'm Free, No Dope for Me" (Afterschool Special: 123s of Kid Soul) Numero Group - new release!!!
Jungle Fire - "Snake Pit" (Tropicoso) Nacional Records
Charlie Green - "The Bus Stop" (Ultra High Frequencies: The Chicago Party) Numero Group
Thriller - "Tickle Me" (Sly & Robbie: Unmetered Taxi) Pressure Sounds
Barry Brown - "Please Officer" (Dancehall Explosion) Trojan Records
Joseph Israel - "Help Us" (Paradise) - new release!!!
AIFF - "Circles" (Afro Soul System) Unique Records
Paris Ross - "WBMX Rap" (Ultra High Frequencies: The Chicago Party) Numero Group
T-Connection - "Playing Games" (On Fire)
New Kingdom - "Crush Your Enemies (Panama Connection Dub)" (Macro Dub Infection v. 1) 
Mighty Threes - "A Good Thing Going On" (Africa Shall Stretch Forth Her Hands)
Maze - "Time Is On My Side" (Maze)
Gaesta - "Personal Jesus" (Depeche Mode reggae cover)
Bad Brains - "Leaving Babylon" (Bad Brains) ROIR
Shannon Bohannon - "Can You Feel It" (Bohannon) 
G.G. All Stars - "Black Star Dub" (Roots Man Dub) Heartbeat Records
Magnetism - "Breakout" (Don't Stop: Recording Tap) Numero Group
Ian Cook - "#2" (Orkestra Nervosa v. 1)
The Chefs - "Mr. Machine" (Keb Darge Presents: The Best of Legendary Deep Funk) new release!!!
Sammy Dread - "In a Man's Heart" (Road Block)
King Tutt - "You Got Me Hung Up" (Keb Darge Presents: The Best of Legendary Deep Funk) new release!!!)
Andy Stott - "Intermittent" (We Stay Together)
Cameo - "Shake Your Pants" (Cameosis) 

Monday, October 17, 2016

The Dread Zone: October 17, 2016

Hamilton Bohannon - "Funky Reggae" (Bohannon) Brunswick Records
G.G. All Stars - "No Yo Yo Dub" (Roots Man Dub) Heartbeat Records
Yabby You - "Conquering Lion/Deliverance" (Beware Dub) Pressure Sounds - new release
Kay Gees - "Hustle Wit Every Muscle" (Deep Beat) 
Cameo - "Please You" (Cameosis) Mercury
Roy Ayers/Fela Kuti - "2000 Black" (Music of Many Colors) 
Jimmy Riley - "Love and Devotion" (Sly & Robbie: Unmetered Taxi) Pressure Sounds
Sister Candy - "Connection Connection" (Dancehall Explosion) Trojan
Wayne Smith - "Love Don't Love Me" (Under Me Sleng Teng) Greensleeves
Rhythm and Sound - "Outward" (Rhythm & Sound) 
Michael Henderson - "I Can't Help It" (Going Places)
Burning Spear - "Farover Distance" (Farover) 
Donnell Pitman - "Love Explosion" (Ultra High Frequencies: Chicago House Party) Numero Group
Lee Scratch Perry - "Rat Race" (Must Be Free) Megawave - new release!!!
Basement Freaks - "Hit the Flame" (Jalapeno Funk)
Future Kind - "Simon Says" (V/A: Afterschool Special: the 123s of Kid Soul) Numero Group - new release!!!
Patricia and Jimmy - "Trust Your Child Pt. 1" (Home Schooled: ABCs of Kid Soul) Numero Group
Lamont Dozier - "On Fire" (Black Bach) ABC Records
Benjamin Ball - "I Just Keep Dancing" (Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth Disco) Culture of Soul - new release!!!
Sofa Surfers - "Babylon Tymes" (See the Light) ESL Records
Sola Rosa - "These Words, These Sounds, These Powers" (Get It Together) 
T-Connection - "Cush" (On Fire)