Monday, August 27, 2018

The Dread Zone: August 27, 2018


Joe Higgs and Jimmy Cliff - "Sound of the city/City sound dub " (single) 
Steel Pulse - "Chant a psalm" (Smash Hits)
Thievery Corporation - "State of the Union" (Richest Man in Babylon) ESL Records
Ziggy Marley - "Water and Oil" (Free Like We Want To B") Elektra Records
Sly and the Revolutionaries w/ Jah Thomas - "Acapulco Gold" (Black Ash) Trojan Records
Gentleman's Dub Club - "Fire" (Open Your Eyes)
Captain Sinbad - "Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger" (The Seven Voyages of Captain Sinbad) Greensleeves
Charlie Parker/Dizzy Gillespie - "Salt Peanuts" (The Quintet: Jazz at Massey Hall) Debut Records
Sons of Kemet - "My Queen is Mamie Phipps Clark" (Your Queen is a Reptile) Impulse Records - new release!!!
Congo Natty - "Get Ready" (Jungle Revolution) Big Dada Records
Systemwide - "Dub Plate" (Live at the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal) BSI Records
Don Carlos - "Them Say (Version)" (Prison Oval Clash) Tamoki Records
Phillip Fullwood - "Africa Rock" (Word In Dub) Pressure Sounds - new release!!!
Coleman Hawkins - "You're Blase'" (The Genius of Coleman Hawkins) Verve Records
Jimmy Smith - "Sagg Shootin' His Arrow" (Root Down) Verve Records
Idris Ackamoor & the Pyramids - "Message to My People" (An Angel Fell) Strut Records
Don Cherry - "Universal Mother" (Here and Now)
Ahmad Jamal Trio - "The Awakening" (The Awakening) Impulse Records
Steve Reid - "Lion of Juda" (Nova) 
T'Amir - "Randall in Addis" (Abyssinia e.p.) Tru Thought Records - new release!!!
Philip Cohran Heritage Ensemble - "Motherhood" (On the Beach) Kelan Zulu Productions

Monday, August 20, 2018


Thievery Corporation - "San San Rock/Guidance" (Treasures from the Temple) ESL
Whitefield Brothers - "Prowlin'" (In the Raw) Now Again Records
Cymande - "Brothers on the sly" (Cymande)
Roy Ayers -
Soft Machine - "M.C." (5)
Te'Amir - "Habesha" (Abyssinia e.p.) Tru Thought Records - new release!!!
Hustle
Steel Pulse
Thievery
Mulutu Astake & Heliocentrics
Coco Tea
Willi Williams
Sons of Kemet

Monday, August 13, 2018


T-Amir - "Habesha" (Abbysinia) Tru Thought - new release
Sons of Kemet - "My Queen is Nanny of the Maroons" (Your Queen s a Reptile) Impulse!
African Head Charge -"One Destination" (In Pursuit of Shashamane Land) On U Sound
I Roy - "I Trust You" (Touting I Self) Heartb
St. Germain -"Montego Bay Spleen" (Tourist) Blue Note
Yabby You - "Beware" 
Dr. Israel - "Tomorrow" (Next Step)
Grandmaster Flash - "Scorpio" (The Message) Sanctuary Records
Charles Mingus - "The Clown" (The Clown) 
Ziggy Marley - "Rebellion Rises" (Rebellion Rises) 
Maurice McIntyre - "In the Light of the Creator" (In the Light of the Creator) 
Septimus - "Take Love Where You Find It" (We Want a Piece of the Pie) Deano Records
Betty Davis - "Git In There" (They Say I'm Different) Light in the Attic
Mighty Diamonds - "Right Time" (I Need a Roof)
Damon - "Don't You Feel Me?" (
Antibalas - "Gold Rush" (Daptone) 
Slave - "Baby Sinister" (The Hardness of the World) 
Mutabaruka - "Check It" (Check It)
Manessah - "Do Right" 

Monday, August 6, 2018

The Dread Zone - August 6, 2018


Jimmy McGriff - "The Bird Wave" (Electric Funk) Blue Note Records
Jupiter and Okwess - "Hello" (Kin Sonic) Zamora Label - new release!!!
Earth and Stone - "False Rulers" (Kool Roots) Pressure Sounds
Sons of Kemet - "My Queen is Mamie Phipps Clark" (Your Queen is a Reptile) Impulse! - new release!!!
Agrovators - "Two Face Rasta Dub" (Rasta Dub 76) Attack Records
World's Experience Orchestra - "Rain" (As Time Flows On) Now Again Records!
Culture - "Holy Mt. Zion" (Harder Than the Rest) FrontLine Records
Cornell Campbell - "Bandolo Disco Style" (The Inspector General) 
Duke Ellington
Don Cherry - "Brown Rice" (Brown Rice) 
Ziggy Marley - "Rebellion Rises" (Rebellion Rises)
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - "Blacknuss" (Blacknuss) 
Maurice McIntyre - "Humility in the Light of the Creator (alternate)" (Humility....) 
John Coltrane - "Nature Boy" (Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album) Impulse! - new release!!!
King Tubby - "Zion Gate Dub" (Dub Chill Out) Music Chill Out
Bobbi Humphrey - "Blacks and Blues" (Blacks and Blues) Blue Note Records
Dub Funk Association - "Dance a Yard" (Sounds of the Heavyweight) Tanty Records
Smith and Mighty - "Jungle Man Corner" (Bass Is Maternal) !K7
Rob Smith - "Lovage" (single) 
Matty G - "War" (single) 
Medeski, Martin & Wood - "Flat Tire" (Radiolarians 2) 
Irie Miah and the Massive Vibes - "Times of Trouble" (Times of Trouble) Gemelo Records - new release!!!