Monday, February 20, 2017

The Dread Zone: February 20, 2017


Clyde Stubblefield - "Cold Sweat/Funky Drummer" (tribute)
Soul Syndicate - "Fittest of the Dub Fittest" (Dub Classics) Jamaican Recordings
Sticky Joe - "Giddy Up" (Good Day) - new release!!!
Lady Wray - "Smiling" (Queen Alone) Big Crown Records - new release!!!
Yabby You - "Feel All Right" (Beware)
Thievery Corporation - "Road Block" (Temple of I and I) ESL Records - new release!!!
Pablo Moses - "One People" (A Song) Mango 
Gladiators - "Dub Inna Babylon" (Studio One Singles) Heartbeat
Pato Baton - "Don't Sniff Coke" (Pato Baton)
Wailing Souls - "Bredda Gravalicious" (Wild Suspense) Island
Love Joys - "Sweet Feelings" (Reggae Vibes) Wackies
Iration - "Automatic" (Automatic)
Dub Specialist - "Banana Walk" (17 Dub Shots) Heartbeat
Mikey and the Soul Generation - "Give Everybody Some" (Texas Funk) Now Again
SJOB Movement - "Friendship Train" (Friendship Train) - new release!!!
JB's AF - "Peace Akhi" (Valis 1: Destruction of Syntax) Subharmonic Records
AfterThematics - "Posthuman" (InstruMENTAL) Sub Rosa
Revolutionary Dub Warriors - "Dread" (Deliverance Pt. 1) On U Sound
Intrusion - "Little Angel" (The Seduction of Silence) Echospace
Basic Channel ft. Tikiman - "Found My Way" (Round 1)
Ras Michael - "None a Jah Jah Children no Cry" (Rastafari Dub) ROIR
Debruit & Istanbul - "The Bridge's Strings" (Debruit & Istanbul) 
Betty Davis - "Anti Love Song" (Betty Davis) Light in the Attic

Monday, February 13, 2017

The Dread Zone - February 13, 2017

Thievery Corporation - "Letter to the Editor" (Temple of I and I) ESL Records - new releease!!!
Earth Beat Movement - "Pull Up" (70BPM)
I Roy - "Monkey Fashion" (Dubbing with the Royals) 
Jah Wobble - "Elevator Music #6" (Elevator Music)
Gabriel Garzon-Montano - "Sour Mango" (Jardin) Stones Throw - new release!!!
Afterthematics - "4D" (Rhythm and REcurrence) Sub Rosa
Sticky Joe - "Giddy Up" (Good Day e.p.) - new release!!
Deep Space Network - "Callacop" (DJ Kicks: Rockers Hi-fi) !K7
Junie - "If You Love Him" (Suzie Super Groupie)
Billy Cobham - "Snoopy's Search/Red Baron" (Spectrum)
Budos Band - "Black Venom" (III) Dap Tone Records
Patsy and the Count Ossie Band - "Ba Ba Boom" (First Class Rock Steady) 17 N. Parade
The Joneses - "Hey Babe pt. 2" (Keeping Up With...) Mercury Records
Afro Soul Tet - "Slave Traders" (Afrodesia) Luv 'N' Haight
Lady Wray - "In Love (Don't Mess Things Up)" (Queen Alone) Big Crown - new release!!!
Mor Thiam - "Kele Mubana" (Dini Safarrar) - new release!!!
Thievery Corporation - "Temple of I & I" (Temple of I & I) ESL Records
DMX Krew - "Cold Rockin' (Slow)" (Cold Rockin w/ the Krew) Octopus Records
Parliment - "Side Effects" (Chocolate City) 
Orkestra Nervosa - "#14" (v. 1) 
Rickey Calloway - "Tell Me" (Keb Darge Presents Deep Funk)
Mulatu Astatqe - "Mulatu" (Story of Ethio Jazz)
Breakaway - "Back 'N' Forth" (Straight to the Top) 
Expo feat. J. Eliot Robinson - "Road to Sunshine" (The Real Sound of Chicago) 
ConFunkShun - "Got to Be Enough" (The Best of...)
William Onyeabor - "Let's Fall in Love" (World Psychedelics v. 5) Luaka Pop
Fela Kuti/Roy Ayers - "2000 Black" (Music of Many Colors)


Monday, February 6, 2017

The Dread Zone: February 6, 2017

The Paragons - "Left with a Broken Heart" (First Class Rock Steady) 17 North Parade
Mighty Diamonds - "Blackman Dub" (Deeper Roots) Frontline
Eugene Blacknell - "Space Funk" (We Can't Take Life for Granted) Luv 'N' Haight
Wailing Souls - "Penny I Love You" (Face the Devil) Trojan Records
Breakaway - "Understudy DJ" (Breakaway)
Dr. Israel - "Inner City Pressure" (Inner City Pressure) Mutant Sound System
The Bug - "Beats, Bombs, Beats, Weapons" (Pressure) Asthmatic Kitty Records
Bill Laswell/Bob Marley - "Them Belly Full" (Dreams of Freedom) Axiom
Bob Marley - "Iron Lion Zion" (single)
Mighty Mystic - "Revolution" (single)
Maze - "Color Blind" (Maze)
Bunny Lee - "Small Axe Dub" (Rasta Dub '76) Attack Records
Cultural Roots - "Love Feelings" (Hell A Go Pop) Greensleeves
Sticky Joe - "Giddy Up" (Good Day) - new release!!!
Alborosie - "Strolling" (Freedom & Fyah) Greensleeves - new release!!!
DMX Krew - "DMX Rocks the Beatbox" (Cold Rockin') Octopus Recordings
Co Real Artists - "What About You?" (The Funky Corners) Stones Throw
Lady Wray - "Bad Girl" (Queen Alone) Big Crown Records - new release!!!
Earth Beat Movement - "You've Got the Fire" (70BPM) 
Jimi Tenor & Tony Allen - "Against the Wall" (Inspiration INformation) STrut
William Oyneabor - "Body and Soul" (World Psychedelic v. 5)
Larry Houston - "Promise" (The Real Sound of Chicago) 
Perfect Circle - "The Hands of Time" (Inner City Sounds)
Bohannon - "Take the Country to NYC" (Alive) 
Betty Davis - "You Won't See Me in the Morning" (Betty Davis)'
L33 - "Keepin' It Tight" (Dam-Funk: DJ Kicks) !K7
Gaussian Curve - "Broken Clouds" (Dam-Funk: DJ Kicks) !KL7
AIFF - "Afro Riddim" (Afro Soul System) Unique Records

Monday, January 30, 2017

The Dread Zone: January 30, 2017

The Overtakers - "The Big Takeover" (First Class Rock Steady) 17 North Parade
Black Uhuru - "Boof 'N' Baff/Puffed Out" (The Dub Factor) Island
Alborosie - "Everything" (Freedom & Fyah) VP Records - new release!!!
Soul Vibrations - "The Dump" (The Funky 16 Corners) Now Again Records
Steel Pulse - "Nyah Love" (Don't Call Us Immigrants)
Mighty Diamonds - "One Brother Short" (Deeper Roots) Frontline Records
Verckys et L'Orchestre Veve - #5 (1969-78)
Fela Kuti - "Everything Scatter" (Everything Scatter) 
Sly and Robbie - "A Who Say Version" (Drum Sound)
Sticky Joe - "Giddy Up" (
Lady Wray - "Cut Me Loose" (Queen Alone) Big Crown - new release!!!
Ethiopians v. Gladiators - "Dread Prophecy" (Dread Prophecy)
Don Carlos - "Lazer Beam" (Lazer Beam)
Mungo's Hi-Fi - "Boomsound" (Water Down Ting) Scotch Bonnet - new release!!!
Earth Beat Movement - "Missy Bun Down" (70BPM) 
Betty Davis - "Come Take Me" (Betty Davis) Light in the Attic
Jimi Tenor & Tony Allen - "Darker Side of Night" (Inspiration Information) Strut
Johnny Osbourne - "Love You Tonight" (Water Pumping) Greensleeves
Brothers Johnson - "Thunder Thumbs and Lightning Licks" (Looking Out for #1)
William Onyeabor - "Fantastic Man" (single)
Jimmy Cliff - "Guns of Brixton" (45 single)

Monday, January 23, 2017

The Dread Zone: January 23, 2017


Can - "Mushroom" (Tago Mago) Mute
Jah Wobble - "Full Moon Over the Shopping Mall" (Full Moon...) Thirty Hertz Records
Johnny Osbourne - "Trying to Turn Me On" (Nightfall) Greensleeves Records
Clint Eastwood & General Saint - "Nuclear War" (Stop That Train) Greensleeves
Joe Gibbs & the Professionals - "Tribesman Rockers" (African Dub Ch. 3) 
Wailing Souls - "Kingdom Rise & Kingdom Fall" (Firehouse Rock) Greensleeves
Wailing Souls - "Stick Together" (single) 
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band - "Police In Helicopter" (5) Big Crown - new release!!!
Balkan Beat Box - "Kum Kum" (Shout it Out) - new release!!!
Jimmy Smith - "For Everyone Under the Sun" (Root Down) Verve Records
Slave - "The Great American Funk Song" (The Hardness of the World) Cotillion Records
Lady Wray - "They Won't Hang Around" (Queen Alone) Big Crown - new release!!!
Sun Palace - "Rude Movements" (Rude Movements) - new release!!!
Earth Beat Movement - "Beautiful Ladies" (70BPM) 
Grandmaster Flash - "It's Nasty" (The Message)
Recoil - "Jezebel" (Selected) Mute
Henning - "Arrival/Departure" (DJ Kicks: Dam-Funk) !K7
Afterthematics - "Ghost Dub" (InstruMENTAL) Sub Rosa Records
Blackhouse - "Chimurenga Vibration" (The Blackhouse) Fatbeats
B.T. Express - "Whatcha Think About That" (Non-Stop) 
Betty Davis - "Git In There" (They Say I'm Different) Light In the Attic
Aaron Neville - "Hercules" (Let Freedom Sing) 

Monday, January 16, 2017

The Dread Zone: January 16, 2017

Max Romeo - "Martin Luther King" (Reconstruction)
Scientist - "Martin Luther King" (International Heroes Dub) 
Flick Wilson - "Slavemaster (12")" (Greensleeves 12" Rulers) Greensleeves
Peter Tosh - "Apartheid" (Equal Rights) Columbia Records
Roy Ayers - "Our Time Is Coming" (Destination Motherland) Universal
Hollie Cook - "Win or Lose" (Twice) Mr. Bongo Records
Baaba Maal - "One Day" (The Traveler) Palm Records
Matata - "Talkin'" (Africa Funk) Harmless Records
Slippers - "High & Tight" (X) Capitol
B-Side Players - "Scorpio" (Movement) Surfdog
Prince Fatty - "Scorpio" (Survival of the Fattest) Rasa Records
Sunpalace - "Soul Vibes" (Rude Movements) - new release!!!
Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra - "Come with Us" (self release) - new release!!!
Axiom Funk - "Sax Machine" (Funkcronomicon) Axiom Records
Hannah Williams and the Affirmations - "Woman Got Soul" (Late Nights & Heartbreak) - new release!!!
Martin L. Dumar - "Attitude, Belief & Determination" (The Real Sound of Chicago) 
Parliment - "If It Don't Fit (Don't Force It)" (Chocolate City) Polygram
Midnight Star - "Operator" (Planetary Invasion)
Betty Davis - "Bottom of the Barrel" (Is It Love or Desire) Light in the Attic Records
Jimmy Smith - "Let's Stay Together" (Root Down) Verve Records
B.T. Express - "Still Good, Still Like It" (Non-stop)
The Dynamics - "Since I Lost You" (First Landing) Hacktone
Cameo - "On the One" (Cameosis) 


Monday, January 9, 2017

The Dread Zone: January 10, 2010

Clint Eastwood & General Saint - "Monkey Man" (Stop That Train) Greensleeves
Earth Beat Movement - "Pull Up" (70BPM)
Prince Fatty vs. Mungo's Hi-Fi - "Did You Really Know" (S/T) Mr. Bongo Records
Mad Professor - "Solar System" (Evolution of Dub) Ariwa
Leroy Sibbles - "Blood in the Streets" (Now)
Glenn Brown - "Dub Universal" (Termination Dub) Blood & Fire
Revolution Compared to What - "Go to Work" (The Funky 16 Corners) Stones Throw Records
Perfect Circle - "Spread the News" (Inner City Sounds) Luv N' Haight Records
The Sound Defects - "War" (The Iron Horse) Tonedefsystems 
Boris Gardiner - "You Just Got to Be in Love" (Every N****r is a Star) Jazzman Records
Jimmy Smith - "After Hours" (Root Down) Verve
The Brothers Johnson - "The Devil" (Look Out for #1) A&M
Sun Palace - "Rude Movement" (Rude Movements) - new release!!!
Dreadsquad & Blackout - "Sound System" (World Destruction) new release!!!
Thievery Corporation - "Letter to the Editor" (The Temple of I and I) ESL Records - new release!!!
Betty Davis - "Git in There" (They Say I'm Different) Light in the Attic Records
Newcleus - "Jam On It" (Jam on Revenge)
Grandmaster Flash and Furious Five - "Scorpio" (The Message) Sanctuary 
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band - "Queen of Sheeba" (5) Big Crown - new release!!!
Jungle Fire - "La Kossa" (Jambu) Nacional Records - new release!!!
Chatanjit Singh - "Raga Bhairav" (Ten Ragas to a Disco Beat) 
Nightmares on Wax - "Mega Donutz" (A Word of Science) Warp Records
Bohannon - "Take the Country to New York City (Instr.)" (Alive)
Brandon - "Suzy Hijack" (Dam-Funk: DJ Kicks) !K7