Monday, January 29, 2018

The Dread Zone: January 29, 2018


Freddie McKay - "Running Away" (A Lonely Man)
Prince Jammy - "Thunder" (20th Century Debwise) Blood & Fire
Garnett Silk - "Lord Watch Over Our Shoulders" (Reggae Anthology: Music is the Rod) Trojan Records
Etana - "Venting" (Free Expression) VP Records
Willie Hutch - "If You Ain't Got No Money" (The best of...) 
SJOB Movement - "Friendship Train" (Friendship Train) 
Betty Davis - "Bottom of the Barrel" (Is It Love or Desire) Light in the Attic
Medeski, Martin & Wood - "Nora G" (The Dropper) 
The Jamaicans - "Ba Ba Boom" (Tresure Island Showtime) Heartbeat Records
Lord Creator - "Sa Sa Say" (Big Bamboo) 
Antibalas - "Hook and Crook" (Where the Gods are at Peace) Daptone Records
Mundo - "Lager Dub" (I Stand Rasta) 
Pro-Seed - "Return of the HP" (Acoustic Agenda)
McCoy Tyner - "Passion Dance" (The Real McCoy) 
Sly and Robbie Meets Dubmatix - "Great Escape" (Overdubbed) - new release!!!
Nightmares on Wax - "Tenor Fly" (Shape the Future) Warp Records - new release!!!
The Herbaliser - "Seize the Day" (single) - new release!!!
Herbie Hancock - "Spank a Lee" (Thrust) Columbia Records
Freddie McGreggor - "Eyes of the World" (Fire on the Mountain: Reggae Celebrates the Grateful Dead) 
Andy Stott - "We Stay Together Part One" (We Stay Together)
Sun Ra - "Rocket Number Nine" (Space Is the Place) 
Sun Ra - "Moon Dance" (Cosmic Tones for Mental Therapy) 
Shuggie Otis - "Strawberry Letter 23" (Inspiration Information) Luaka Bop

Monday, January 22, 2018

The Dread Zone: January 22, 2018


Wailing Souls - "Truckin'" 
Prince Far I - "Survival" (Heavy Manners) Trojan - new reissue!!!
RSD - "Speeka Box" (Good Energy) Punch Drunk Records
See-I - "Rudeboy Razor" (Knowledge Shine Bright) Fort Knox Records
Sofa Surfers - "See the Light" (See the Light) ESL Records
Burning Spear - "Slavery Days" (Marcus Garvey) Island
Dub Specialist - "Can't Find Dub" (17 Dub Shots...) Heartbeat
Burning Spear - "The Invasion" (Marcus Garvey) Island Records
Thelonious Monk - "Brilliant Corners" (Brilliant Corners)
Meat Beat Manifesto - "Blind" (At the Center) Thirsty Ear
Sun Ra - "The Perfect Man" (My Brother the Wind) Cosmic Myth Records
Mystique - "California Girl" (California Girl) Fouta Records - new release!!!
Scientist - "9" (Scientist Wins the World Cup) Greensleeves
Sugar Minott - "Lovers Dubbers" (Meets the People in a Lovers Dubbers Style) 
Prince Jammy - "Open the GAte of Rhodesia" (20 Century Debwise) Blood and Fire
Betty Davis - "When Romance Says Goodbye" (Is It Love Or Desire) Light in the Attic Records
Berkeley Ike Jones - "Tears in the Ghetto" (Nation Building) 
SJOB Movement - "Odiaria" (Friendship Train) Culture of Soul Records
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - "Dusk to Dawn on Lygon Street" (Sketches of Brunswick East) ATO Records 
Willie Hutch - "In and Out" (The Best of...) Motown
Musical Intimidator - "Stop Your Gun Shooting" (Scratchy Sounds) Trojan - new reissue
Survivors - "Rawhide" (Scratchy Sounds) Trojan - new reissue 
Survival Sounds - "Dub Is Dub" (Land of Baboon) 
Fela Kuti - "Sorrow, Tears and Blood" (The Black President) 

Monday, January 1, 2018


Bohannon - "The Funky Reggae" (The Very Best...) Rhino Records
Prince Jammy - "Cop's Spy" (20th Century Debwise) Blood and Fire Records
Tiken Jah Fakoly - "Tonton D'America" (Coup de Gueule) Barclay Records
Marcia Aitken & Trinity - "I'm Not a Queen/Duck Boy" (Reggae Discomix Showcase v.3) 17 N. Parade
Brother Ah and the Sounds of Awareness - "Celebration" (Key to Nowhere) iKef Records
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings - "Rumors" (Soul of a Woman) Daptone Records - new release!!!
The Lions - "New Girl" (This Generation) Stones Throw Records
Herbie Hancock - "Fat Mama" (Fat Albert Rotunda) Warner Brothers Records
Billy Cobham - "Lunartopians" (Total Eclipse) Warner
RSD - "Corner Dub" (Good Energy) Punch Drunk Records
Karl Hector & the Malcouns - "Sahara Swing" (Sahara Swing) Now Again Records
Tony Allen - "Moody Boy" (The Source) Blue Note Records
Meat Beat Manifesto - "What Does It All Mean?"  (RUOK?) Run Recordings
SJOB Movement - "Let's Do It" (Friendship Train) Culture of Soul Records
Fela Kuti - "Upside Down" (Upside Down) 
William Onyeabor - "Good Name" (Who Is William Onyeabor) Luaka Bop
William Castor Bunch - "It's Just Begun" (It's Just Begun) RCA
Demon Fuzz - "Past, Present, and Future" (Afreaka!) Esoteric Records
Pharoah Sanders - "Healing Song" (Live at the East) Impulse Records