Monday, May 27, 2019

The Dread Zone: May 27, 2019

Creation Dub - "Next to Jah" (Creation Dub) Wackie's Records
Junior Delahaye - "Movie Show" (Wackie's Sampler v. 1) Wackie's Records
Yabby You - "Chant Down Babylon" (Walls of Jerusalem) Pressure Sounds - new release!!!
Shemana - "Chant Down Babylon" (Chant Down Babylon) - new release!!!
General Levy and Illments - "Nah Give Up" - new release!!!
AB v Mina - "A to Dub" (Meteosound)
Jah Niceness - "Peace"  - Tronic1 Records - new release!!!
Flowdan - "News at 10" (Full Metal Jacket) Tru Thought - new release!!!
Rhythm and Sound - "Rise and Praise" (Si Mi Yah Remixes)
More Rockers - "More Rockers" (Dubplate Selection) - new release!!!
Sun Ra - "The Perfect Man" (My Brother the Wind) Cosmic Myth Records
Khan Jamal and the Creative Art Ensemble - "Cosmic Echoes"  (Drumdance to the Motherland) Dogtown Records
McCoy Tyner - "Passion Dance" (The Real McCoy) Impulse Records
World's Experience Orchestra - "Nine Degrees and Cold" (As Time Flows On) Now Again Records
Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson - "Peace Go With You Brother" (Winter In America)
Muito Kaballa - "Lugar Ao Sol" (Everything is Broke) Switchstance Records - new release!!!
Dub Syndicate - "Yes, It's Bless" (Acres of Space) On U Sound
Innerzone Orchestra - "Basic Math" (Programmed) Planet E Records
Voices - "Fall in Love Again" (Eccentric Soul: Nickel and Penny Label) Numero Group
Father's Children - "Linda Movement" (Eccentric Soul: Red, Black Green Label) Numero Group
Muito Kaballa - "Chung" (Everything is Broke) Switchdance Records - new release!!!

Monday, May 13, 2019

The Dread Zone: May 13, 2019

Beat Pharmacy - "House of Love" (Wikkid Times) 
Dubkasm - "Strictly Ital" (Transform I - remixed) 
Massive Music - "Find My Way (Kode 9 Remix)" (single) Hyper Dub
Dub Terror - "Push the Tempest By" (Dub Terror) 
King Kong - "They Don't Know" (Rumble Jumble Life) 
Ring Craft Posse - "Naggo Head" (St. Catherine In  Dub) Mol Selekta
Carl Craig - "At Les Beatless Version" (Versus Beatless) new release!!!
Winston McAnuff - "Malcolm X" (Inna De Yard Ch. 2) Inna De Yard - new release!!!
Sugar Minott - "Chant" (Rare Gems) Soul Jazz Records
Father's Children - "I Really Love You" (Eccentric Soul: Red, Green, Black) Numero Group 
Lloyd Miller and the Heliocentrics - "Electricone" (OS) Strut Records
Survival - "Emotions" (Simmer Down) Strawberry Rain Records
Chemical Brothers - "Got to Keep On" (No Geography) Astralwerks - new release!!!
Flowdan - "Welcome to London" (single) new release!!!
Hollie Cook - "Sweet Like Chocolate" (single) - new release!!!
William Onyeabor - "Atomic Bomb" (Who Is William Onyeabor) Luaka Bop Records
Alpha Blondy - "Wari" (Wild Times)
Rob - "I've Got to See You Again" (Make It Fast, Make It Slow) Soundway Records
Promise - "I'm Not Ready for Love" (ABCs of Kids Soul) Numero Group

Monday, May 6, 2019

The Dread Zone: May 6, 2019

Rhythm and Sound - "Queen in My Empire" (W/ the Artists) Asphodel Records
Prince Fatty - "The Fat Panther" (Survival of the Fattest) Rasa Records
Mungo's Hi Fi - "Thousand Style" (Serious Time)
Cymande - "Willie's Headache" (Cymande)
Flowdan - "One Question (instrumental)" (One Question) - new release!!!
Jackie Mittoo - "Champion in the Arena" (Champion in the Arena) Blood and Fire Records
Digitaldubs - 'Justice Dub" (Instrumental Dubs) - new release
Freddie McKay - "I'm a Free Man" (A Lonely Man)
Sun Ra - "Love In Outer Space" (Secrets of the Sun)
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - "Blacknuss" (Blacknuss) Atlantic Records
Horace Andy - "Ain't No Sunshine" (Inna de Yard: Chapter 2) new release!!!
The Royals - "Facts of Life/Wigwam" (Dubbing with the Royals)
Jah Batta - "Mi Black" (Argument) Wackie's Records
Max Romeo - "I Chase the Devil" (War Inna Babylon)
The Comet Is Coming - "Blood of the Past" (Trust in the Lifeforce...) Impulse Records - new release!!!
The Beginning of the End -"Funky Nassau"
Mebusas - "Return Pada" (Blood Brothers v. 1) Academy Records
The Universals - "New Generation" (Florida Funk) Now Again Records
Pearly Queen - "Quit Jivin'" (Florida Funk) Now Again Records
Jezzreel - "Love of My Life" (Great Jah Jah) Wackie's
Sounds of Liberation - "New Horizons" (Sounds of Liberation)

Monday, April 29, 2019

The Dread Zone: April 29, 2019

Digitaldubs - "Long Travel Dub (dubplate mix)" (Instrumental Dub) - new release!!!
Joe McPhee - "Shakey Jake" (Nation Time) Unheard Music Series
Berlin Boom Orchestra - "Originaler Stil" (Reggae Punks) Springstoff Records - new release!!!
Cedric Congo Myton - "Hands Off" (Overground Reggaelution) - new release!!!
General Levy - "Nah Give Up" (Never Give Up) Street Rockaz Family - new release!!!
APC Tracks - "Panther in Detroit" (APC Tracks v. 2) APC Records
The Comet is Coming - "The Universe Wakes Up" (Trust in the Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery) Impulse Records - new release!!!
The Dynamics - "Ain't No Love at All" (First Landing) Hacktone Records
Dillinger - "No Chuck It" (CB200)
Leftfield - "Inspection: Check One" (Leftism) Columbia Records
Sofa Surfers - "Babylon Tymes" (See the Light) ESL Records
Sly and Robbie w/ Dubmatix - "Ruff House" (Overdubbed) Echo Beach Records
Groovy - "Through the Cracks" (The Rebirth of Retro-cool) Extreme Records
Shemana - "Chant Down Babylon" (Chant Down Babylon) - new release!!!
Nightmares on Wax - "Be, I Do" (Feelin' Good) Warp Records
Flowdan - "One Question" (One Question) - new release!!!
Sugar Minott - "Wicked a go Feel It" (Wicked a go Feel It) Wackies Records
Donald Byrd - "Flight Time" (Black Byrd) Blue Note Records
Ron Carter - "A Feeling" (All Blues) CTI Records
Sun Ra - "Space Is the Place" (Space Is the Place) Impulse Records

Monday, April 15, 2019

The Dread Zone: April 16, 2019

Burning Spear - "Farover/Farover Distance" (Farover) 
Mad Professor - "Tumble Down" (Dub Me Crazy) RAS Records
Barrington Pence - "Rockers Time" (Jah Son Invasion) Wackies Records
Kabaka Pyramid & Damian Marley - "Kontraband" (Kontraband) Kabaka Pyramid Records - new release!!!
Josi Devil - "Misnakes" (Digidub) - new release!!!
Mebusas - "Mr. Bulldog" (Blood Brothers v. 1) Academy Records
Ben Harper - "My Own Two Hands" (Diamonds on the Inside) Virgin Records
Barry Brown - "Pass the Chalice" (Rich Man, Poor Man) Mol Selekta Records
Emancipator and 9 Theory - "Zula" (Cheeba Gold e.p.) - new release!!!
Trinity - "Natty Dread a No Bandooloo" (Shanty Town Determination) Blood and Fire Records
The Comet is Coming - "Blood of the Past" (Trust in the Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery) Impulse Records - new release!!!
Theon Cross - "CIYA" (Fyah) Gearbox Records
Ennanga Vision - "Endogo Moogs" (Ennanga Vision) Soundway Records - new release!!!
Joe McPhee - "Nation Time" (Nation Time) Unheard Music Series
United Soul Association - "Sticky Boom Boom" (Inner City Sounds) Luv 'N' Haight Records
Mungo's Hi-Fi - "Raggamuffin" (No Wata Down Ting) Scotch Bonnet Records
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - "Let Me Mend the Past" (Float Along, Fill Your Lungs) Flightless Records
Sly and Robbie Meet Dubmatix - "Great Wall" (Overdubbed) 
Hiatus Kaiyote - "The World It Softly Lulls" (Talk Tomahawk) Flying Buddha

Monday, April 8, 2019

Barrington Levy - "Poorman Style" (Poorman Style) Clocktower Records
Fela Kuti - "Go Slow" (Upside Down) MCA Records
Mebusas - "Blood Brothers" (Blood Brothers v. 1) Afrodisa Records - new release!!!
Bloodstone - "Who Has the Last Laugh Now?" (Natural High) 
Koffee - "Toast" (Rapture) Columbia Records - new release!!!
Ennanga Vision - "Killing Ghosts" (Ennanga Vision) Soundway Recordings - new release!!!
The Comet is Coming - "Blood of the Past" (Trust in the Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery) Impulse Records - new release!!!
Musi-o-Tunya - "Njala" (Give Love To Your Children) Now Again Records
Jimmy Smith - "For Everyone Under the Sun" (Root Down Live) Verve Records
Donald Byrd - "Fall Like Dominoes" (Places and Spaces) Blue Note Records
Flowdan - "Welcome to London" (single) - new release!!!
Don Bruce and the Angels - "Kinuye" (Nigeria 70: No Wahala) Strut Records - new release!!!
MC2 - "Blow Me Away" (Ultra High Frequencies: Chicago Party) Numero Group
Cali P x Teka - "Baddest" (
Sun Ra - "Star Time" (Nubians of Plutonia) ESP Records
Sticky Joe - "Raggamuffin Business" (Good Day) Independent Release
Yusef Lateef - "Oscarlypso" (Live at Pep's) Impulse Records!
Steve Reid - "Jiggy Jiggy" (Daxaar) Domino Records
Protoje feat. Chronixx - "No Guarantee" (A Matter of Time) Easy Star Records - new release!!!
Hollie Cook - "Sweet Like Chocolate/Dub Like Chocolate" (single) Merge Records - new release!!!

Monday, April 1, 2019

The Dread Zone: April 1, 2019

African Roots - "Dubmatic" (Act 3: Strictly Dub) Wackies Records
Third World - "Human Market Place" (96 Degrees in the Shade) Mango Records
Black Uhuru - "Android Rebellion" (Dub Factor) Island Records
East New York Ensemble de Music - "Mevlana" (At the Helm) Folkways Records
Alice Coltrane - "Morning Worship" (Spiritual Eternal) Real Gone Music - new release!!!
Pole - "Modul" (Pole 1) Matador Records
The Comet is Coming - "Summon the Fire" (Impulse Records) - new release!!!
Roy Ayers - "Chicago" (Silver Vibrations) BBE Records - new release!!!
David Axelrod - "Jimmy T" (David Axelrod) Mo Wax Records
Donald Byrd - "The Loud Minority" (Kofi) Blue Note Records
Jaco Pastorius - "Mr. Fonebone" (Truth, Liberty and Soul) Rising Jazz Stars Records
Michael Prophet - "Righteous Dreadlocks" (Righteous are the Conqueror) Greensleeves Records
Cinematic Orchestra - "A Caged Bird/Imitations of Life" (To Believe) Ninja Tune Records - new release!!!
Flowdan - "Welcome to London" (single) - new release!!!
Spectacular - "Girl" (Big Slap Riddim) Baco Records - new release!!!
The Congos - "Citizens of the World" (Cock Mouth Kill Cock) 
Hollie Cook - "Dub Like Chocolate" (Sweet Like Chocolate) Merge Records - new release!!!
Barrington Levy - "Black Roses" (Acousticalevy) Dr. Dread Records
Prince Charming - "A Touch of Romance" (Certified Dope v. 4) Wordsound Records
Western Roots - "Rockers Galore" (Babylon Central) ESL Records
Jah Wobble - "Elevator Music 1" (Elevator Music v. 1a)  30 Hertz Records

Monday, March 4, 2019

Ennaga Vision - "Like a Football" (Ennaga Vision) Soundway Records
Mebusas - "I Wonna Do It" (Blood Brothers) Academy Records
Echospace - ? (Sonorous)
Sun Ra - 5
Mannessah - "Skenga"
Ibibio Sound Machine - "Wanna Come Down" (
Style G - "Touch Down" (
Eric Donaldson - "The Way You Do the Things You Do"
Eek a Mouse - "Too Young To Understand"
Taj Weekes - Vibe Up
Spectacular - "Girl"
Players and Singers
Bill Laswell
RAs Michael
Mighty Diamonds-"Shame and pride"
Mr. Anonymous "Swing"
Betty Davis "Get in There"
Steel Pulse
Rahassan Kirk-"Blacknuss"
Interzone Orchestra

Monday, February 25, 2019

Rob - "Make it fast, make it slow" (Make It Fast, Make It Slow) Soundway Records
Back to Base - "5" (Five)
MMW-  "Seven Deadlies" (Live at Tonic) Blue Note Records
Love Trio in Dub - "Shug, Shimme and Shake" (Love Trio In Dub) Tru Thought Records
Collie Buddz - "Love and Reggae
Spectacular - "Girl"
Johnny Hammond - "What are you going to do?" 
Miles Davis - 4 (Big Fun)
Stylo-G - "Touch Down"
Hollie Cook - "Sweet Like Chocolate/Dub"
G.G. All Stars
Horace Andy - Cus Cus
Lee Scratch Perry - curly Dub/Zion's Blood
Taj weeks - Vibe Up
Junior Murvin - Police and Thieves(Police and Thieves)
Propositions - "Bad Seed"
Richi Spice - Black like tar
Spectacular - Girl
Gia Yee - Yo Rasta

Monday, February 18, 2019

Bad Brains - "Natty Dreadlocks Pon the Mountain Top" (Build a Nation)
Augustus Pablo - #5 (Message Music)
Cymande - "Brothers on the Slide" (Cymande)
Horace Andy - "Bandulu" (singles)
Gil Scott Heron - "Home Is Where the Hatred Is" (The Revolution Will Not Be Televised)
Nightmares on Wax - "Da Feelin' (Thought So) Warp Records
Oscar Peterson - "Haptown Blues" (Hello Herbie) MPS Records
Jimi Smith
Birth of Dancehall
Demon Fuzz - "Disillusioned Man" (Afreaka!)
Thievery Corp - "Satyam Shivam Sundaram" (The Cosmic Game) ESL Records
Errol Flabba Holt #1
Dubmatix - Killing Dub
King Kong - Old School
Alborosie - Unforgiven
Sugar Minott - Never My Love
Roland Kirk - Volunteered Slavery
Cissy Street - Jiajia's Funk (Cissy Street)
Sonny Okosuns - Mother & Child - Mother & Child
Satboy, Wizkid, Ceeza Milli Spotless - Soco - Soco
Ceeza Milli - Na Wa - Na Wa
Nuxito -

Monday, February 4, 2019

The Dread Zone: February 4, 2019

Daktaris - "Musicawa Silt" (Soul Explosion) Daptone Records
Tony Allen/Jimi Tenor - "Paris" (Moog Party) Moog Industries - new release!!!
Ranking Ann - "Jealous Man" (Red Robin Records) - new release!!!
Yoruba Singers - "Bleeding with Hate" (Fighting for Survival) Cultures of Soul - new release!!!
 Rim Kwaku Obeng - "Gas Line" (Rim Arrives) Rising Times Records
 Jimi McGriff - "Back on the Track/Chris Cross" (Electric Funk) Blue Note Records
Makers - "Don't Challenge Me" (Personal Space: Electric Soul) Chocolate Industries
Big Youth - "Be Careful" (Screaming Target) Trojan Records
Benjamin Ball - "Flash a Flashlight" (Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth Disco 1980-84) Cultures of Soul Records
Duke Ellington - "Money Jungle" (Money Jungle) 
Toro y Moi - "Ordinary Pleasure" (Outer Peace) Car Park Records - new release!!!
Survival - "Jungle Justice" (Simmer Down) Strawberry Rain Records
Kool and the Gang - "Boogie Band" (Kool Funk Essentials) Singular Records
Bobbi Humphrey  - "My Little Girl" (Satin Doll) Blue Note Records
Hot 8 Brass Band - "Give Me the Night (George Benson Cover)" (Take Cover) Tru Thoughts - new release!!!
Tiken Jah Fakoly - "Justice" (Francafrique) 
U Roy - "Control Tower" (Rasta Ambassador) Frontline Records
Johnny Osbourne - "Truth and Rights" (Truth and Rights) Heartbeat Records
Mighty Diamonds - "Them Never Love Poor Marcus" (I Need a Roof) Hitbound Records
Earl Cunningham - "War in the City" (Red Robin Records) - new release!!!
The Lions - "Thin Man Skank" (Jungle Struttin') Stones Throw Records
Bohannon - "Funky Reggae" (The Best of) Rhino Records
Tippie Irie - "Take 9" (Horns Up) Jamaican Recordings

Monday, January 28, 2019

Justin Hinds and the Dominoes - "Carry Go Bring Come" (Jamaica Mix) 
Alton Ellis - "Willow Tree" (I'm Still In Love With You) Heartbeat Records
Antibalas - (Government Magic) 
Dennis Brown - "Revolution" (Sly and Robbie Taxi Gang) 
Alice Coltrane - "Om Supreme" (Spiritual Eternal) Warner - new release!!!
World's Experience Orchestra - "Black Woman" (As Time Flows On) Now Again Records!
Memoria - "Warrior" (Road to SummerJam) Cesaraugusto Music - new release!!!
Oscar Peterson - "Naptown Blues" (Hello Herbie) Verve Records
Jawdan - "Why" (single) Full100 Music - new release!!!
Rob - "Lord, I Need to See You Again" (Make It Fast, Make It Slow) Soundway Records
Jada Kingdom - "Banana" (single) Popstyle Music - new release!!!
Lyman Woodard Organization - 11 (Saturday Night Special) Strata Records
Albert Aylers - "Ghosts" (Spiritual Unity) 
John Coltrane - "Amen" (Sun Ship)
The Pharoahs - "Damballa/IBO" (Awakening) Luv 'N' Haight
Tippie Irie - "Apartment C/Hit Maker?" (Horns Up) Jamaican Music
Rhythm Machine - "Put a Smile On Time" (Rhythm Machine) Now Again Records!
Rob Mazurek and Emmett Kelly - "Back to the Ocean, Back to the Sea" (Alien Flower Sutra) International Anthem Recording - new release!!!
Junior Cat - "Stand Tall Ghetto Youth" (Red Robin Records) - new release!!!!
Bar Kays - "Holy Ghost" (Greatest Hits)
Aki Kumar - "All Bark No Bite" (Hindi Man Blues) Little Village Foundation - new release!!!
Maurizio - "M5" (Maurizio) Basic Channel/Chain Reaction Records

Monday, January 21, 2019

The Dread Zone: January 21, 2019

G.G. All Stars "Let Me Dub" (Root Man Dub) Heartbeat Records
Wailing Souls - "Firehouse Rock" (Firehouse Rock) Greensleeves Records
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - "Freaks for the Festival" (Case of the 3 Sided Dream) Atlantic Records
Willi Williams - "Zion Town" (Messenger Man) Blood and Fire Records
Sons of Kemet - "My Queen is Anna Julia Cooper" (Your Queen is a Reptile) Impulse Records
McCoy Tyner - "Contemplation" (The Real McCoy) Blue Note Records
Wendy Rene - "Crying All By Myself" (After Laughter Comes Tears) Light in the Attic Records
Bajka - "Invisible Joy" (Bitteschon Philophon) - new release!!!
Sideshow - "Africa Cherry" (Admit One)
Horace Andy - "Stop the Fuss" (Dancehall Style) Wackies Records
Sunny and the Sunliners - "Get Down" (Texas Funk) Now Again Records!
Mungo's Hi Fi - "Thunderclap" (Bim Sherman "Lightning" single)
Steel Pulse - "Stop Your Coming and Come" (single) - new release!!!
Sugar Minott - "The More We Are Together" (Rare Gems) Soul Jazz Records
Don Cherry - "Eternal Rhythm pt. 1" (Eternal Rhythm) MPS Universal
Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids - "Tinoge" (An Angel Fell) Strut Records
Antibalas - "Gabe's New Joint" (Talkatif) Ninja Tune Records
William Onyeabor - "Body and Soul" (Who Is William Onyeabor?) Luaka Bop
Miles Davis - "Orange" (Aura) Columbia Records
Jimi Tenor and Tony Allen - "Asiko" (Moog Party) Moog Records - new release!!!

Monday, January 14, 2019

The Dread Zone: January 14, 2019

G.G. All Stars - "No Yo Yo Dube" (Roots Man Dub) Heartbeat Records
Joni Haastrup - "Watch Out" (Wake Up YOur Mind) Sound Way Records
Lloyd Miller and the Heliocentrics - "Electricone" (OST) Strut Records
Sonny Sharrock - "Black Woman" (Black Woman) Atlantic Records
Demon Fuzz - "Hymn to Mother Earth" (Afreaka!) Esoteric Records
Augustus Pablo - (Message Music) \
Xana Romero - "Rate Rasta (Dub)" (Kids) 
Miles Davis - "Filles de Killamanjaro" (Filles de Killamanjaro) Columbia Records
Jimi Tenor - "Unmentionables" (Europa) Warp Records
Jimi Tenor & Tony Allen - "New World" (Moog Cafe) new release!!!
Iya Terra - "Stars" (Marching On) - new release!!!
Rootz Radicals - "Bad Government" (Bad Government) Rootz Radicals - new release!!!
Hollie Cook - "Ari Up" (Twice) Mr. Bongo Records
Steve Boswell - "Daily News and Version"(We Are Getting Bad) Motion Records
Steve Reid - "Deacon's Son" (Odyssey of the Oblong Square) Universal Sound records

Monday, January 7, 2019

The Dread Zone: January 7, 2019

Mungo's Hi Fi - "Jah Say Love" (Serious Time) Scotch Bonnet Records
Rhythm & Sound - "Mash Down Babylon (version)" (The Versions) Asphodel Records
Mungo's Hi-Fi v. Prince Fatty - "Divorce a L'Italienne" (Mungo's v. Prince Fatty) Mr. Bongo Records
Yesking - "Just Like Me" (ReRecord, Not Fade Away) BBE Records
Elovaters - "Cool Down" (Defy Gravity) - new release!!!
Manasseh - "Rad 2" (Step Like Pepper) Select Cuts Records
Rob Sparx - "2 Faced Rasta" (A Selection of Works/Trooper) Z Audio Records
Yabby You - "Turn Me Loose Dub" (Dub It to the Top) Blood and Fire Records
Joni Haastrup - "Champions and Superstars" (Wake Up Your Mind) Soundway Records
Steel Pulse - "Stop Your Coming and Come" (single) - new release!!!
Majestic Arrows - "I'll Never Cry for Another Boy" (Eccentric Soul: Bandit Label) Numero Group
Patrizia and Jimmy - "Trust Your Child" (Homeschooled: ABCs of Kid Soul) Numero Group
Miles Davis - "Dark Magus" (Dark Magus) Columbia Records 
SJOB Movement - "Love Affair (Sol Power All Stars Remix)" (Friendship Train) Cultures of Soul Records
Rob - "Make It Fast, Make It Slow" (Make It Fast, Make It Slow) Soundway Records
Tony Cook - "Video Rock" (Back to Reality) 139th Broadway Records
Jimi Tenor/Tony Allen - "OTO Jam" (Live at Moog Party) new release!!!
Billy Cobham - "Spanish Moss" (Crosswinds) 
Uniting of Opposites - "Vortex Number 9" (Tru Thoughts 2018) Tru Thoughts Records - new release!!!
The Bamboos - "Side-Stepper" (Side Stepper) Tru Thoughts Records
Johnny Hammond - "Detroit Rainbow" (Gears) 
Donald Byrd - "The Dude" (Electric Byrd) Blue Note Records
Rootz Radicalz - "Bad Government" (single) - new release!!!
Iya Terra - "Stars" (single) new release!!!