Friday, September 11, 2020

Don Carlos - "Sweet Africa" (Gold) 

African Brothers - "Torture" (Want Some Freedom) Easy Star Records

Barrington Levy - "Bounty Hunter" (Shaolin Temple)

Biggabush - "Push Push" (Biggabush in Dub) Tru Thoughts Records - new release!!!

Onipa - "Safari Ya Muziki" (We No Be Machine) Strut Records

Kalbata - "Revelation Six (feat. Tigris)" (Vanrock) Fortuna Records

Steve Reid Ensemble - "Long Time Black" (Nova) Soul Jazz Records

Amnesty - "Mr. President" (Free Your Mind) Now Again Records

Budos Band - "Long in the Tooth" (single) Daptone Records - new release!!!

Freddie Hubbard - "Body and Soul" (Body and Soul) Impulse Records

Boris Gardiner - "You Just Got to Be in Love" (Every N***** is a Star) Jazzman Records

Los Retros - "Fruitful" (Everlasting) Stones Throw Records - new release!!!

Shabaka and the Ancestors - "Go to My Heart, Go to Heaven" (We are Sent by History) Impulse Records

Shogun Orchestra - "Black Lotus" (Paris DJs Soundsystem Presents: A House Divided) 

Dub Syndicate - "See a Man's Face" (Classic Selections V. 1) On U Sound

Hopeton Lindo - "Rude Boy" 

Bim Sherman - "Trying" (Tribulation) 

Saul Williams - "Down for Some Ignorance" (Martyr Loser King) 

Painkiller - "Parish of Tama (Ossuary Dub)" (Execution Ground) Subharmonic Records

Pharoah Sanders - "Ore-Se-Re" (Elevation) 

Richie Spice - "Valley of Jehoshaphat (Red Hot)" (Together We Stand) VP Records - new release!!!

Yussef Kamaal - "Low Rider" (Black Focus) 

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PLAYLIST

Biggabush - "Don in Studio One" (Biggabush in Dub) Tru Thoughts Records - new release!!!

Captain Planet- "Big Man" (No Visa) 

Stick Figure - "Coco de Rock" (World on Fire) 

William Parker, Hamid Drake, Rob Brown, Lewis Barnes - "Groove" (Sound Unity) 

Universal Togetherness Band - "Pull Up" (Chicago House Party: Ultra High Frequencies) Numero Group

Butcher Brown - "Gum in My Mouth" (#King Butch) Concord Jazz Records - new release!!!

Los Retros - "Messiah" (Everlasting) Stones Throw Records - new release!!!

Roy Ayers - "Synchronous Vibrations" (Jazz is Dead 2) Linear Labs - new release!!!

World's Experience Orchestra - "Black Woman" 

Sounds of Liberation - "Backstreets of Heaven" (Unreleased) Dogtown Records

Yussef Lateef - "Slip Slidin" (Live at Pep's) Impulse Records

Marco Ville - "Viajando Por Ai" (Jazz is Dead 3) Linear Labs - new release!!!

The Lions - "Ethio-Steppers" (Jungle Struttin) Stones Throw Records

William Onyeabor - "Body and Soul (Scientist remix)" (Luaka Bop Records)

 Onipa - "I Know" (Open My Eyes) Wormwood Records

No-Maddz - "Hold It" (Heaven on Earth) 

Tony Allen - "Road Block (Dance Dub)" (African Funk) 

Sugar Minott - "Slice of the Cake" (Roots Lover) Mol Selekta

Falle Nioke and Ghost Culture - "Fufafou" (Youkounkoun) Prah Records - new release!!!


Saturday, August 29, 2020

The Dread Zone: August 30, 2020

Falle Nioke - "Mounemouma" (Youkounkoun) Prah Recordings - new release!!!

Biggabush - "East Africa Dub Style" (Biggabush in Dub) Tru Thoughts Records - new release!!!

Richie Spice - "Murderer" (Together We Stand) VP Records -new release!!!!

Jungle Fire - "Slipshot" (Jungle Fire) Nacional Records

Ice/Lafayette Afro Rock Band - "Frisco" (Afro Funk Explosion) 

Baaba Maal - "One Day" (The Traveller)

Vusi Mahlasela - "Imal iyaphela" (Shabeen Queen) - new release!!!

Keleketla! - "Crystalise" (Keleketla!) Ninja Tune Records - new release!!!

Stick Figure - "Easy Runaway" (Stick Figure) 

Bill Laswell/Bob Marley - "Them Belly Full" (Ambient Translations: Bob Marley in Dub)

Rhythm Machine - "You Pay for What You Got" (Rhythm Machine) Now Again Records

Master Plan, Inc. - "Younger Generation" (Master Plan, Inc.) Jazzman Records

Butcher Brown - "Cabbage" (single) new release!!!

The Architect - "Boogie Dola" 

Marcos Valle - "Isso e que eu sei" (Jazz is Dead 3) Linear Labs - new release!!!

Theon Cross - "Radiation" (Fyah) 

Sefi Zisling - "Dark Movements" (Expanse) Tru Thoughts Records

Leon and RootsQuake - "Ride On" (single) Fridge Records - new release!!!

Fantastic Negrito - "I'm So Happy I Cry" (Have You Lost Your Mind Yet?) 

Azymuth - "Araruma" (Before We Forget) Farout Recordings

Musi-O-Tunya - "When I'm Gone" (Give Love to Your Children) Now Again Records

Spaza - "Stametta Spuit" (Spaza)

Roy Ayers - "Shadows of the East" (Jazz is Dead 2) Linear Labs - new release!!!

Marcy Luarks and Classic Touch - "I Don't Want to Share Your Love" (Electric Murder) Strut Records - new release!!!

Chiiild - "Back to Life" (Synthetic Soul) 




Friday, August 14, 2020

The Dread Zone: August 17, 2020

 

Biga Ranxs - "Solid" (Sunset Cassette) - new release!!!

Sneaks - "Faith" (Happy Birthday) Merge Records - new release!!!

Dawn Penn - "No No No (You Don't Love Me)" 

Kareem Riggins - "Africa" (Alone Together) Stones Throw Records

Fantastic Negrito - "I'm So Happy I Cry" (Have You Lost Your Mind Yet?") Blackball Universe/Cooking Vinyl Records - new release!!!!

Lord Echo - "Low to the Street" (Harmonies) Stones Throw Records

Richie Spice - "Murderer" (Together We Stand) VP Records - new release!!!

Azymuth - "Equipe 69" (Before We Forget) Farout Recordings

Oliver Smith - "Sign of the Times" (Word Sound 'Av Power) 

Falle Nioke - "Loneliness" (Youkounkoun) Prah Recordings

Keleketla! - "Freedom Groove" (Keleketla!) Ninja Tune Records - new release!!!

Budos Band - "Long in the Tooth" (single) Daptone Records - new release!!!

Butcher Brown - "Cabbage" (single) - new release!!!

Michael Franti and Spearhead - "I've Got You" (Work Hard and Be Nice) BooWax Records - new release!!!

Papa Michigan and Co. - "Night Nurse" - new release!!!

Los Retros - "New Humanity" (Everlasting) - new release!!!

The Comet is Coming - "Start Running" (Death to the Planet) Leaf Records

Kenny Smyth - "Highway" (single) - new release!!!

Kenyatta Hill and Culture - "Free Africa" - new release!!!

Funky Destination - "One Brotha to Another" (Revolution is Only Solution)

U-Roy - "Festival Wise" (Best of Eric Donaldson)

Spaza - "Stametta Spuit" (Spaza)

Chicago Underground Trio - "Zagreb" (Slon) 

Cymande - "Pon De Jungle" (Cymande) 

Saturday, August 1, 2020

The Dread Zone: August 3, 2020


Ken Boothe - "Stop this World" (single)
Richie Spice - "Eyes to See the World" (Together We Stand) VP Records - new release!!!
Dr. Pablo and Dub Syndicate  -  "Man of Mystery" (On U Soundclash) On U Sound Records
Dub Syndicate - "Hey Ho" (On U Soundclash) On U Sound Records
Peace Development Crew and Cola Cola - "Sound String Up" (single) - new release!!!
Michael Franti and Spearhead - "I Got You" (Work Hard and Be Nice) - new release!!!
Monophonics - "Day By Day" (It's Only Us)
Don Cherry - "Surrender Rose" (Hear and Now)
Lamont Dozier - "Shine" (Black Bach)
The Lightmen - "May 67" (Free as You Wanna Be) Now Again Records
Eugene Blacknell - "Groove Monkey" (We Can't Take Life for Granted) Luv 'N' Haight Records
Bobbi Humphrey - "Fun House" (Satin Doll) Blue Note Records
Pastor Barrett and the Youth for Christ Choir - "Joyful Noise" (Like a Ship)
Fantastic Negrito - "Chocolate Samurai" (Have You Lost Your Mind Yet) - new release!!!
Chicago Underground Duo - "Exponent Red" (Axis and Alignment)
The Comet is Coming - "Final Days of the Apocalypse" (Channel the Spirits) Leaf Records
Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammod - "Jazz is Dead" (Jazz is Dead) Linear Labs - new release!!!
Falle Nioke and Ghost Culture - "Barke" (YouKounKoun) Prah Records - new release!!!
Emancipator - "Labyrinth" (Mountain of Memory) Loci Records - new release!!!
Bobby Hutcherson - "8/4 Beat" (Blue and Groovy) Blue Note Records
L'Entourloop and Skarra Mucci - "Da Legacy" (Golden Nuggets) - new release!!!
Alborosie - "Poser" (Freedom and Fyah)
Freddie McKay - "I'm a Free Man" (Lonely Man)
Karrem Riggins - "K.  Riffins" (Alone Together) Stones Throw Records
Maker - "Drop Dead" (Maker v. Now Again 2) Now Again Records
Boscoe - "Now and Den" (Boscoe) Numero Group









Saturday, July 25, 2020

The Dread Zone: July 27, 2020


Babe Rainbow - "Monky Disco (Jo Ba Dub)" (single) Sony Music
Lord Echo - "Low to the Street" (Harmonies) Stones Throw Records
Leon and Rootsquake - "Ride On" (single) - new release!!!
Kenyata Hill feat. Culture - "Free Africa" (single)
Little Ben and the Cheers - "Never More" (Eccentric Soul: The Nickel and Penny Labels) Numero Group
Johnson, Hawkins, - "You Can't Blame Me" (Eccentric Soul: The Capsoul Label) Numero Group
Majestic Arrows - "Doing it for Us" (Eccentric Soul: The Bandit Label) Numero Group
Horace Andy - "Skylarking" (Inna de Yard) Inna de Yard - new release!!!
Michael Kiwanuka - "I Won't Lie" (Home Again)
Kaleta and Super Yamba Band - "Jibiti (Bosq remix)" (single) - new release!!!
Lafayette Afro Rock Band - "Hihache" (Afro Funk Explosion)
Captain Planet - "Ghost Dance" (No Visa) - new release!!!
Charles Mingus - "Hora Decibitus" (Thirteen Pictures) Columbia Records
Adriane Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammod - "Coneaxo" (Jazz is Dead) Linear Labs - new release!!!
Miles Davis - "One and One" (On the Corner) Columbia Records
Sefi Zisling - "Reverie with You and Me" (Expanse) Tru Thoughts Records
Spaza -
Adrian Younge and the Delfonics - "Lover's Medley" (Presents the Delphonics)
Keleketla - "Crystalise" (Keleketla!) Ninja Tune Records - new release!!!
The Cannibals - "Hey Tonight" (Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth) Cultures of Soul Records
Sneaks - "Addis" (Highway Hypnosis) Merge Records

Saturday, July 4, 2020

The Dread Zone: July 6, 2020


Keleketla! - "Freedom Groove" (Keleketla!) - new release!!! (South Africa!)
Joe King - "Speak on Up" (An Alternate History of Popular Music) Numero Group
Captain Planet - "Patty Cake" (No Visa) Bastard Jazz Records - new release!!!
Du'Rite - "No Hope" (single) Du'Rite Music - new release!!!
Soom T - "Original That's Me" (Far From Home) new release!!!  
Creations Unlimited - "Crystal Illusion" (An Alternate History of Popular Music) Numero Group
Fantastic Negrito - "Chocolate Samurai" (Have You Lost Your Mind Yet?)

Eek-a-Mouse - "It was my Land" (The Very Best of 2)
Mr. Bojangles - "Ten Dread Commandments" (Scratchy Sounds) Trojan Records
Burning Spear - "Give Me" (Marcus Garey) Island Records
Bim Sherman - "Love in the Ghetto" (Tribulation) Pressure Sounds
Roy Ayers - "African Sounds" (Roy Ayers: Jazz is Dead) Linear Labs - new release!!!
Johnny Lytle - "Minor Soul" (So Blue, So Funky v. 2) Blue Note Records
Jupiter and Okwess - "Na Kozonga" (Na Kozonga) Zamora Music - new reelase!!! (DRCongo)
Archie Bell and the Drells - "Don't Let the Music Slip Away" (Platinum Collection)
Los Yesterdays - "Time" (Penrose Records v. 1) Penrose Records - new release!!!
Soul Center aka Thomas Brinkmann - "Time" (III) Mute Records
Abassi All Stars - "Roots Version" (single)

Toots and the Maytals - "It Was Written Down" (Scratchy Sounds) Trojan Records
Barrington Levy - "Black Roses" (Too Experienced) RAS Records
Lord Echo - "Note from Home" (Echoes)
Alias - "Watching Water" (The Other Side of the Looking Glass) Anticon
Thievery Corporation feat. Sister Nancy - "Originality" (Versions) ESL Records
Fab Five Freddy - "Change the Beat" (Celluloid: Change the Beat)
Nightports feat. Betamax - "Ritual" (Nightports feat Betamax) Leaf Records - new release!!!
The Comet is Coming - "Final Eclipse (Full Version)" (Death to the Planet) Leaf Records