Monday, November 27, 2017

The Dread Zone: November 27, 2017

Heaven Sisters - "Rasta Dreadlocks" (Trojan Roots Box Set) Trojan Records
Richie Spice - "Can't Stop Loving Jah" (In the Streets to Africa) VP 
Shugie Ottis - "Aht Uh Mi Head" (Inspiration Information) Luaka Pop
Ornette Coleman - "Focus on Sanity" (Shape of Jazz to Come) Atlantic
Tarrus Riley - "Why so much Wickedness" - (Contagious) VP
Mad Professor Meets Jah 9 - "I Aware Dub" - (In the Midst of the Storm) New Release
Clint Eastwood & General Saint - "Monkey Man" (Stop That Train) Greensleeves
T Connection - "Groove To Get Down" (On Fire) 
Sun Ra - "Space Is the Place" (Space Is the Place) Impulse!
BT Express - "What You Do In the Dark" (Shout It Out) 
Lou Donaldson - "It's Your Thing" (Droppin' Science) Blue Note
Tony Rebel - "Hear My Cry" (I Rebel) Flames
Brother Ah & Sound Awareness - "Celebration" (Key to Nowhere)
Don Carlos - "Late Night Blues" (Pure Gold)
Wailing Souls - "Oh What a Feeling" (Firehouse Rock)
U Roy - "Runaway Girl" (Dread In a Babylon) Frontline
Slave - "Baby Sinister" (Hardness of the World)
Damon - "Poor Poor Genie" (Gypsy)  
Alton Ellis  - "Rock Steady"  (First Class Rock Steady) 
Medeski, Martin & Wood - "Satan's Church of Hypnotized Logic" (Combustication E.P.)  

Monday, November 20, 2017

The Dread Zone: November 20, 2017

Delroy Wilson - "Better Mus Come" (Dub Plate Style) Pressure Sounds
The Upsetters - "Upsetting Station " (The Wailers: Alternate Takes v. 1 &2) 
Trinity - "Fight It To the Top/Lively Tribulation" (Shanty Town Determination) Blood & Fire Records
Mikey Dread - "Step by Step" (Dread at the Controls) 
Maytones - "Money Worries" (Their Greatest Hits) 
Revolutionaries - "I Need a Roof" ( Revolutionaries) Channel One Records
Bohannon - "Funky Reggae" (Very best of...) Rhino Records
Mad Professor Meets Jah9 - "Lioness Dub" (In the Midst of the Storm) VP - new release!!!
Serengeti All Stars - "Problems" (Galas Dan: Problems All Around) - new release!!!
Root Shock - "Let Go" (Root Shock) Root Shock
Burning Ghosts - "Betrayal" (Reclamation) Tzadik Records
Brother Ah & the Sound Awareness - "Sekou" (Key to Nowhere) Kef Records
Damon - "Funky Funky Blues" (Song of a Gypsy) 
Sun Ra and His Astro Infinity Arkestra - "The Perfect Man" (My Brother the Wind) Cosmic Myth Records
Sensational Saints - "How Great Thou Art?"  (Forge Your Own Chains) Now Again Records
Dub Specialist - "Together Dub" (17 Shots From Studio One) Heartbeat Records
Demon Fuzz - "Past, Present & Future" (Afreaka!) Esoteric Records
Burning Spear - "The Ghost" (Garvey's Ghost) Island Records
Professor Shehab & DJ Loop - "Drunken Monkey" (Land of Baboon) Silent Records
Protoje - "Blood Money" (Global Charts 5) - new release!!!
Benjamin Zephaniah - "Rong Radio" (Naked) 
Watter - "Depth Charge" (History of the Future) Temporary Residence Records - new release!!!

Monday, November 13, 2017

The Dread Zone: November 13, 2017

Survival Soundz - "Dub is Dub" (Land of Baboon) Silent Records
Peter Tosh - "Here Comes the Judge" (Black Dignity) Trojan Records
Lee Van Cliff - "Water Gone" (Rub a Dub Soldiers) 
Bill Laswell - "Galactic Zone" (Sacred System Chapter One) ROIR Records
Mad Professor Meets Jah - "Strumming Dub" (In the Midst of the Storm) digital new release!!!
The Revolutionaries - "Leftist" (The Revolutionaries) Channel One
Devil Dub - Soopfuh Beemuh (Devil Dub) Black Hole Records
MMW - "Norah G" (Combustication)
Lee Scratch Perry - "Duppy Conqueror" (Alternate Takes Vol.1)
Jacob Miller - "Killer Miller" (Collector's Classics) Ras Records
Ranking Dread - "Love a Dub" (Biggest Dancehall Anthems)
Horace Andy - "Do You Love My Music" (In the Light)
Scientist - "Under Surveillance" (Meets Pac Man) Greensleeves
Galas Dan feat. A Threes - "Problems All Around" (single) - digital new release!!!
Kay Gees - "Killowatt/Killowatt Invasion" (Kay Gees) Deep Beat
Mass Production - "Free and Happy" (Believe) 
Sun Ra - "Moon Dance" (Cosmic Tones for Mental Therapy) 
Big Youth - "Action" (A Lua Continua)  
Rim Arrives - "Funky Drummer" (Rim Arrives)
U-Roy - "Listen to the Teacher" (Dread In a Babylon) Frontline
Ras Michael - "Children on the Mountain Top" (Rally Round) 
Shuggie Otis - "Strawberry Letter 23" (Inspiration Information) 
Fela Kuti - "Sorrow, Tears and Blood" (Black President) 

Monday, November 6, 2017

The Dread Zone: November 6, 2017

Horace Andy - "Do You Love My Music (dub)" (In the Light)
Burning Spear - "The Ghost" (Garvey's Ghost) Mango Records
Toyan - "Reggae Gone International" (How the West Was Won) Greensleeves
Dawn and Christine - "Holy Mt. Zion" (Rockers from Channel One) Trojan Records
Roots Radics - "Hunter (dub)" (Haul and Pull Up) 
Rootsman - "Beyond the Hills" (Versions of the Unseen) BSI Records
African Roots - "Mother Land Dub" (African Roots Act 3) Wackies Records
Budos Band - "Mas or Menos" (II) Daptone Records
Oscar Peterson - C Jam Blues
Nicole Willis & Soul Investigators - "No One's Gonna Love You" (Keep Reachin' Up) Light in the Attic
Dennis Brown - "Unite Brother Man" (Dancehall Explosion 79-83)
Sound of Liberation - "Billie One" (Sound of Liberation) 
Soul Syndicate - "Runaway Dub" (Dub Classics) Jamaican Recordings
The Paragons - "Left with a Broken Heart" (First Class Rock Steady) 17 N. Parade
Exceptions - "It Must Be Love" (Eccentric Soul: Red, Black and Green) Numero Group
Pieces of Peace - "I Still Care" (Pieces of Peace) Quannum Records
Whitefield Brothers - "Prowlin'" (In the Raw) Soul Fire Records
Miles Davis - "Rated X" (On the Corner) Columbia Records
Survival Soundz - "Dub Is Dub" (Land of Baboon) 
Land of Nod - "Revoid" (Archive 02) Ochre Records
The Orb - "DDD" (The Dream) 6 Degrees
Smith & Mighty - "Run Come" (Life Is...) !K7
Bill Laswell - "Sub Terrain" (Sacred System Chapter 1) ROIR Records