Monday, June 25, 2018

The Dread Zone: June 25, 2018


John Zorn - "Koryojang" (Taboo and Exile) Tzadik Records
Manasseh and Natty P - "Skenga 12"" (Dub Plate Style 1990-99) Hammerbass Records
Mystic Bowie - "Burning Down the House" (Talking Dreads) MTMB Entertainment - new release!!!
Tribal Seeds - "Vampires" (Roots Party) Tribal Seeds Music - new release!!!
Johnny Osbourne - "Give A Little Love" (Most Wanted) Greensleeves
Steel Pulse - "Ravers" (True Democracy) 
Back to Base - "3" (Five) 
Jimmy McGriff - "Bird Wave" (Electric Funk) Blue Note Records
Restroy - "Close" (Restroy) 1980 Records - new release!!!
Low End Dub Meets Marcus I - "Natural High Dub" (Creation Steppers) - new release!!!
Ron Carter - "Django" (Blues Farm) 
Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids - "Land of Ra" (An Angel Fell) Strut Records - new release!!!
Richie Spice - "World Crisis" (Gideon Boot) VP
Mighty Diamonds - "Have Mercy" (I Need a Roof)
Brother Ah - "The Void" (Key to Nowhere) 
Empress Akua - "Don't Stay Away (Phyllis Dillon cover)" (Gotcha Covered) Catch Me Time Records - new release!!!
Zara McFarlane - "Fussin' and Fighting" (Arise) Brownswood Recordings
Steve Reid and the Legendary Master Brotherhood - "Lion of Juda" (Nova) Universal Sound
Pharaohs - "Freedom Road" (Awakening) Luv 'N Haight Records
Donald Byrd - "The Dude" (Electric Byrd) Blue Note Records
King Britt Presents Sister Gertrude Morgan - "Take the Lord Along With You" ((Sister Gertrude Morgan) Ropeadope Records
Nortec Collective - "Don Loope" (Tijuana Sessions v. 3) Nacional Records
Black Devil Disco Club - "No Regrets" (Black Devil Disco Club) 


Monday, June 18, 2018

The Dread Zone: June 18, 2018


Horace Andy - "Black Cinderella" (singles)
Ras Michael and Sons of Negus - "Truth & Right" (Rastafari Dub) ROIR Records
Jimi Castor Bunch - "Bad" (It's Just Begun) Camden Deluxe 
Low End Dub - "Creation Sax/Dub Creation" (Creation Stepper) - new release!!!
Albert Ayler - "Music Is the Healing Force of the Universe" (Live on the Riviera) ESP Disks
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - "Blacknuss" (Blacknuss) Atlantic Records
Prince Far I - "A Message/The Visitor" (Cry Tuff Dub Encounter 1 & 2)
Willie Hutch - "In and Out" (The Best Of...) 
Steel Pulse - "Steppin' Out" (Earth Crisis)
Dub Syndicate - "Wadada" (Stoned Immaculate) On U Sound
Don Cherry - "Universal Motherhood" (Hear & Now) Atlantic Records
Anthony B - "Life Is a Lesson" (Tired of Sleeping in the Rain) - new release!!!
Lloyd Miller + Heliocentrics - "Spiritual Jazz" (OST) Strut Records
The Orb - "Tower 23" (Bicycles & Tricycles) Sanctuary Records
Donald Byrd - "Flight Time" (Black Byrd) 
Sonny Sharrock - "Who Does She Hope To Be?" (Ask the Ages) Axiom Records
Tribal Seeds - "Vampires" (Roots Party) Tribal Seeds Productions - new release!!!
Indecka - "Push Higher" (Great and Mighty Riddim) All Spikes Production - new release!!!
Steve Reid feat. Legendary Master Brotherhood - "Free Spirits - Unknown" (Nova) 
Maurice McIntyre - "Suite: Ensemble Fate" (Humility in the Light of Creator) Delmark Records

Thursday, June 14, 2018



Don Carlos - "Deeply Concerned" (Deeply Concerned) Don Carlos International 
Bunny Lee - "None Shall Escape Dub" (Rasta '76 Dub) Attack Records
The Congos - "Fisherman (Transglobal Underground Dub)" (Select Cut Presents Blood & Fire) Select Cuts Records
Karl Hector and the Malcouns - "Followed Path" (Sahara Swing) Now Again Records
Mulatu Astatke - "Asiyo Bellema" (New York, London, Addis: The Story of Ethio Jazz) Strut Records
Deep Space Network - "Callacop" (DJ Kicks: Rockers Hi-Fi, The Black Album) !K7 Records
Thievery Corporation - "Guidance" (Treasures from the Temple) ESL Records - new release!!!
Roots of Creation - "Fire on the Mountain" (Grateful Dub) Roots of Creation Productions - new release!!!
Miska - "More Greens" 
Here Lies Man - "Here Lies Man" (Here Lies Man) Riding Easy Records
Coco Tea - "Lost My Sonia" (20 Tracks of Coco Tea) Sonic Records
Philip Cohran Ensemble - "Motherhood" (On the Beach) Zulu Entertainment
Duke Ellington - "Fleurette Africaine" (Money Jungle) Blue Note Records
Michael Prophet - "Love and Unity" (Gunman) Greensleeves Records
Bobbi Humphrey - "My Little Girl" (Blue Breakbeats) Blue Note Records
Black Uhuru - "Android Rebellion" (The Dub Factor) Island Records
Mungo's Hi Fi - "Amsterdam" (single) Scotch Bonnet Records
Bim Sherman - "Lightning and Thunder" (Single) Scotch Bonnet Records - new release!!!
Steve Reid Ensemble - "Daxaar" (Daxaar) Domino Records

Resonators - "Something Special" (Something Special single) - new release!!!

Monday, June 4, 2018

The Dread Zone: June 4, 2018


Horace Andy - "Pure Ranking (12 inch)" (Singles Collection)
DJ Spooky v. Scanner - "Kybernetes" (The Quick & the Dead) Sulphur Records
New Age Steppers - "Some Love" (Foundation Steppers) On U Sound
DJ Spooky v. Scanner - "Guanxi" (The Quick & the Dead) Sulphur Records
Daddy Freddy Meets The Rootsman - "The Snake The Rat" (Old School, New School) BSI Records
Bim Sherman - "Lightning & Thunder" (Lightning & Thunder/Thunderclap) Scotch Bonnet - new release!!!
Lyman Woodard Organization - "Saturday Night Special (Lost alternative mix)" (Saturday Night Special) Strata Records
Steve Reid - "Lions of Juda" (Nova) Mustevic Sound
Nightmares on Wax - "Deep Shadows" (Deep Shadows e.p.) Warp Records - new release!!!
Billy Cobham - "2" (Total Eclipse)
Pitch Black - "Transient Transmission" (WAveform Transmissions v. 2) Waveform
Rhythm & Sound - "Mash Down Babylon" (w/ the artists) Asphodel
Rob Mazurek Pulsar Quartet - "Primitive Jupiter" (Stellar Pulsations) Delmark Records
Donald Byrd - "Lansana's Priestess" (Street Lady) Blue Note Records
Thievery Corporation - "San San Rock" (Treasures From the Temple) ESL Records - new release!!!
Bobbi Humphrey - "Blacks and Blues" (Blue Break Beats) Blue Note Records
Idris Ackamoor & the Pyramids - "An Angel Fell" (An Angel Fell) Strut Records
Mikey Dread - "Warrior Stylee" (World War III)
Mad Professor - "Fast Forward Into Dub" (Who Know the Secret of the Master Tape) Ariwa Records
Fela Kuti - "Trouble Sleep" (The Underground Spiritual Game) Quannum Records
Pharoah Sanders - "Black Unity" (Black Unity)