Monday, May 16, 2022

The Dread Zone: May 16, 2022

 Sweatson Klank - "All is One" (Lucky Shores e.p.)

Toro y Moi - "The Loop" (Mahal) Dead Oceans - new release!!!

Ben Marc - "Glass Effect" (Glass Effect) Innovative Leisure - new release!!!

Rupie Edwards - "Ire Feelings (Skenga)"

Peaking Lights - "Cosmic Tides" (Lucifer) Mexican Summer

Oneness of Juju - "Breezin'" (single) Strut Records - new release!!!

AmmonContact - "House Plants" (Sounds Like Everything) Ninja Tune Records

Khruangbin and Leon Bridges - "B-Side" (Texas Moon) - new release!!!

Clinton Fearon - "Jamdown Boogie" (Goodness)

Yabby You - "Dub U So" (Yabby You Sound Dubs and Versions) Pressure Sounds Records - new release!!!

Bobby Previte and Bump - "877 Soul" (Counterclockwise) Palmetto Records

Pachyman - "Towards the Mountain" (All Night Long) - new release!!!

Art Blakey and Jazz Messengers - "Freedom Rider" (Freedom Rider)

Binker and Moses - "After the Machine Settles" (Feeding the Machine) 

Koffee - "Raggamuffin" (BBC Extra)

Sound Defects - "Jean Jacket John" (Songs from the Iron Horse)

The Comet is Coming - "Super Zodiac" (Imminent) Impulse Records

The Uniques - "Love and Devotion" (Absolute Rock Steady) Pressure Sounds

Danielle Ponder - "So Long" 

3Heads - "Warning" (Chainstore Massacre) On U Sound

L'Entourloop - "Madzilla" (single) 

Kokoroko - "Something's Going On" 

Soul Media - "Breeze" (WaJazz: Japanese Jazz Spectacle v. 1) 

Sammy Dread - "In a Man's Heart" (Road Block)



Monday, April 18, 2022

The Dread Zone: April 18, 2022

 

Zap Pow - "Roots Man Reggae" (Last War)

Gaudi feat. Steel Pulse - "Cry Dubber" (Sub Signals v. 2) - new release!!!

Bim Sherman - "Can I be free (from crying)" (Pay it all back v. 5) On U Sound

Dactah Chando Meets RSD - "Natty Dub" (Guardians of Dub v. 2)

Fil Calendar - "Baby My Love" (Small Axe)

Mildlife - "Memory Palace" (Mildlife) 

Sub Modu - "All Around (Renegades of jazz remix)" (Gravity) Tru Thoughts - new release!!!

Low - "Anon" (Owl Remix) 

African Head Charge - "Snakeskin Tracksuit" (Environmental Studies) On U Sound

Oneness of Juju - "Breezin'" (Breezin') Strut Records - new release!!!

Koffee - "Shine/Raggamuffin (BBC 1xtra)" (Gifted) - new release!!!

Danielle Ponder - "Some of us are brave" (single) Future Music - new release!!!

Sound Dimension - "Firecoal Version" (Version Dread) Heartbeat Records

Maria Chiara Argiro - "Clouds" (single) - new release!!!

Pachyman - "Towards the Mountain" (All Night Long) - new release!!!

Malone and Barnes and Spontaneous Simplicity - "Road Man" (Freedom Serenade) Luv 'N' Haight Records

The Offs - "Why Boy/Judgment Day Dub" (Live at the Mabuhay)

Moses Boyd - "2 Far Gone" (Dark Matter) 

Gene Russell - "Get Down" (Talk to My Lady) Black Jazz Records

Yabby You - "Dub U So" (The Yabby You Sound-Dubs and Versions) Pressure Sounds Records - new release!!!

Sons of Kemet - "In Memory of Samir Awad" (Lest we forget what we came here to do) 

Groundtruther - "Warsaw Radio Mast" (Altitude) Thirsty Ear Records







Monday, April 11, 2022

The Dread Zone: April 11, 2022

 

Clinton Fearon - "Jamdown Boogie" (Goodness)

Solomon Jabby - "Back from the grave dub" (Zion Gates)

Janet Kay - "Silly Games" (Small Axe Soundtrack) 

Althea - "Down Town Thing" (Joe Gibbs Productions) 17 N. Parade

Link and Chain - "Guide Me Jah" (single) - new release!!!

Mighty Diamonds - "I Need a Roof" (Reggae Anthology: The Channel One Story) 

Ben Marc - "Mustard" (Glass Effect) - new release!!!

Bonobo - "Otomo" (Fragments) Ninja Tune Records - new release!!!

Koffee - "Throne" 

Cochemea Gastelum - "Mescalero" (All My Relations) Dap Tone Records

Little Axe - "I ain't going down" (If You Want Loyalty, Get a Dog) On U Sound Records

Kode9 feat Space Ape - "Sine" (singles) 

Otaku - "Harsh Reality" (Babylon is Ours: The USA in Dub) Select Cuts Records

The Orb - "Lost and Found" (The Dream) Six Degrees Records

Mutant Hi-Fi - "Apollo 11" (Chainstore Massacre) On U Sound Records

Moses Boyd feat. Joe Armon-Jones - "2 Far Gone" (Dark Matter)

Syl Johnson - "I'm Talkin' About Freedom" (Is It Because I'm Black)

Gene Russell - "Blues Suite" (Talk to My Lady) Black Jazz Records

Sweatson Klank - "Say Yes" (Good Days)

Ebi Soda - "Chandler" (single) Tru Thoughts Records

Harvey Sutherland - "Jouissance" (single) - new release!!!

Khruangbin and Leon Bridges - "Mariella" (Texas Moon) new release!!!

Sly 5thAve - "La Tormenta" (Agua de Jamaica) Tru Thoughts Records

Toro y Moi - "The Loop" (single) new release!!!

The Offs - "Funk it Honey/Why Boy Judgment Day Dub" (Live ant the Mabuhay)

Lead Belly - "Death Letter Blues Part 2" (King of the 12 String Guitar)

Doug Carn - "Moon Child" (Infant Eyes) Black Jazz Records






Monday, April 4, 2022

 

Mighty Diamonds - "Identity" (Joe Gibbs Productions) 

Dennis Bovell - "Secret Service" (Mek It Run) Pressure Sounds

Noiseshaper - "Ruff Like a What" (Rough Out There)

Yabby You and the Prophets - "Dub U So" (The Yabby You Sound: Dubs and Versions) Pressure Sounds - new release

Creation Rebel - "Beware" (On U Sound)

Onipa - "Smoke Screen" (We No Be Machine) Strut Records

Nightports and Betamax - "Fro" (S/T) Leaf Records

Peaking Lights - "Lo Hi" (Lucifer) Mexican Summer Records

Badbadnotgood - "Since you asked kindly" (3)

Lee Oskar - "Before the Rain" (Before the Rain) Avenue Records

Gil Scott-Heron - "Who'll Pay Reparations on My Soul" (Small Talk at 125th St. and Lenox)

Rhythm and Sound - "See Mi Yah" (See Mi Yah) BCM Records

Jazz is Dead - "Windfall (Natureboy Flako Remix)" (Jazz is Dead Remixes) Jazz is Dead Records

Protoje feat. Koffee - "Switch it Up" (single) 

African Head Charge - "Stebeni's Theme" (My Life in a Hole in the Ground) On U Sound

Moses Boyd - "Dancing in the Dark" (Dancing in the Dark) 

Kokoroko - "Something's Going On" (single) Brownswood Recordings - new release!!!

Third Ear Audio - "Deep Blue" (Waveform Transmissions 3) Waveform Records

Lightning Hopkins - "Come Go with Me" (Classic Blues from Smithsonian)

Jimmy McGriff - "Freedom Suite Part 1" (Friday the 13th: Live at Cook County Jail)

Ebi Soda - "Chandler" (single)

The Orb - "Ripples" (Okie Dokie) Kompakt

The Altons - "Tangled Up in You" (single)

Khruangbin feat. Leon Bridges - "Doris" (Texas Moon)








Monday, March 28, 2022

The Dread Zone: March 28, 2022

 Peaking Lights - "Cosmic Tides" (Lucifer) Mexican Summer Records

Lakou Mizik and Joseph Ray - "Bade Zile" (Leave the Bones)

Diferenz - "Deep Thoughts" (Jazz Workshop) Shadow Records

Rupie Edwards - "Irie Feelings (Skenga)" (Small Axe Vol. 1)

The Jays - "Yaho" (Reggae Anthology: The Channel One Story) Trojan Records

Kutiman - "Tanzania in Dub" (Wachaga in Dub)

Groove Corporation - "Scatter" (Dub Plates from the Elephant House) G Corp

Sub Swara - "Alabaster Dub" (Coup d'Yah) Low Motion Records

Dub Terror - "Turn the Tide" (Dub Terror) 

Malone and Barnes and Spontaneous Simplicity - "Journey to the Stars" (Freedom Serenade) Luv 'N' Haight Records

Lodi - "I Hope I See it in my Lifetime" (Motown's Mowest Story) Light in the Attic Records

Sly5thAve  and Roberto Verastegui - "Agua de Jamaica" (Agua de Jamaica) Tru Thoughts Records - new release!!!

AmmonContact - "House Plants" (Sounds Like Everything) Ninja Tune Records

Ebi Soda - "Yoshi Orange" (Yoshi Orange) Tru Thoughts Records - new release!!!

Walter Bishop Jr.'s 4th Cycle - "N'dugu's Prayer" (Black Jazz Radio) Black Jazz Records

Johnny Lytle - "Tawhid" (If you are not part of the solution) 

Little Axe - "Come Here Dog and Get Your Bone" (If you want loyalty get a dog) On U Sound

Adrian Sherwood - "U.R. Sound" (Survival and Resistance) On U Sound

African Head Charge - "The Best Way" (Voodoo of the Godsent) On U Sound

Kokoroko - "Something's Going On" (single) Brownswood Recordings

The Pop Group - "Where There's a Will" (Wild Dub) 

Toro y Moi - "The Loop" (single) new release!!!

Leadbelly - "Let it Shine on Me" (Where did you sleep last night?) Smithsonian

Peter Broggs - "Rastaman Chant Nyabhingi" (Ras Portraits)




Monday, March 21, 2022

The Dread Zone: March 21, 2022

 

Kokoroko - "We Give Thanks" (single) On the Corner Records - new release!!!

Kutiman - "Maasai in Dub" (Wachaga in Dub)

The Uniques - "Love and Devotion" (Absolutely Rock Steady) Pressure Sounds

Khruangbin - "B Side" (Texas Moon) - new release!!!

Toro y Moi - "The Loop" (single) - new release!!!

Calvin Keys - "Aunt Lovey" (Black Jazz Radio) 

Lead Belly - "Let it Shine On Me" (Where Did You Sleep Last Night?) Smithsonian

Danielle Ponder - "So Long" (So Long) - new release!!!

Sound Defects - "Da Da Da" (Songs from the Iron Horse)

Diferenz - "Mind Movement" (Jazz Workshop) Shadow Records

Crispy and Co. - "Scorpion Flower" (Afro Funk Explosion)

Lonnie Liston Smith - "Sunbeams" (Reflections of a Golden Dream)

Pachyman feat. Winter - "All Night Long" (single) ATO Records - new release!!!

3Head - "Warning"

Floating Points - "Vocoder" (single) - new release!!!

Hiatus Kiaote - "Red Room (Nick Hakim Remix)" (Mood Variant) 

Sofa Surfers - "Formula" (See the Light) ESL Records

The Comet is Coming - "Super Zodiac (Noss DJ Remix)" (Imminent) Impulse Records

Femme Deadly Venoms - "Femmenonmenon" (Femmenomenon) - new release!!!

Edwin Starr - "Easin In" (Pulp Fusion) 

Ron Carter - "117 Special" (All Blues) CTI Records

Cochemea - "All My Relations" (All My Relations) Daptone Records

John Coltrane - "Village Blues (take 2)" (Blue World) Impulse Records

Naomi Shelten and the Gospel Queens - "Get Up, Child" (Cold World) Daptone Records

Doug Carn - "Chant" (My Spirit) Doodlin Records




Monday, March 14, 2022

 

Yabby You - "Dub U So" (The Yabby You Sound-Dubs and Versions) Pressure Sounds - new release!!!

Mighty Mystic - "Far From Jamaica" (single) - new release!!!

Wailing Souls - "Things and Time" (Reggae Anthology)

Dunkelblau - "Pink Panda" (RNA e.p.) 

Matumbi - "Eye Water"

Poolside - "Hot in the Shade" (Heat)

Mungo's Hi-Fi - "NHS Riddim" (single)

Ezra Collective - "May the Funk be with You" (single) new release!!!

Malone and Barnes and Spontaneous Simplicity - "Warp 10" (Freedom Serenade) Luv 'N' Haight Records

Harvey Sutherland and Dam-Funk - "Feeling of Love" (

Sweatson Klank - "All is One" (Lucky Shores e.p.)

Little Axe - "One Drop Blues" (Chainstore Massacre) On U Sound

No Maddz - "Some Kind of Way" 

3Head - "Afnaz" (single) - new release!!!

Junior Byles - "Fade Away" (Reggae Anthology)

Kiefer - "Earthly Things" (

Gene Russell - "Black Orchid" (Black Jazz Radio) 

Yussef Lateef - "The Improvisers" (The Doctor is in and Out) 

Georgia Ann Muldrow - "Jazz is Dead" (Jazz is Dead Remixes) Jazz is Dead

Khruangbin and Leon Bridges - "Doris" (Texas Moon) - new release!!!

Hiatus Kaiyote - "Red Room" (

Michael Kiwanuka - "I've Been Dazed" (S/T)

John Coltrane - "Blue World" (Blue World) Impulse Records

Art Blakey and Jazz Messengers - "The Freedom Rider" (The Freedom Rider)