Monday, September 30, 2019

The Dread Zone: September 30, 2019


Sly and Robbie - "Pride and Ambition Dub/Dunkirk" (Drum Sounds)  Pressure Sounds Records 
Alborosie and Michael Rose - "Guess Who's Coming" (single) 
Smith and Mighty - "Down in Rwanda" (Bass is Maternal) !K7 Records
Sofa Surfers - "Beans and Rice" (Cargo) Klein Records
King Britt/Sister Gertrude Morgan - "Take the Lord Along With You" (Presents...) Rope a Dope Records
Kruder and Dorfmeister - "Original Bedroom Rockers" (G-Stoned) Island Records
N8VSOUL - "One to Ten" (single) - new release!!!
Earth Beat Movement - "You've Got the Fire" (70BPM) 
No-Maddz - "Beat Dem Down" (Heaven on Earth) - new release!!!
Sideshow - "Television" (Admit One) 
Neville Brown and John Wayne - "The Right Time" (Rub and Dub Revolution) Pressure Sounds Records - new release!!!
Rhythm and Sound - "No Partial" (Rhythm and Sound) Basic Channel Records
Roy Ayers - "Red, Black, Green" (Destination Motherland) Universal Records
Nappy Riddem - "Rastaman" (Rock Steady e.p.) Fort Knox Records
Airto Fogo - "Satine Dog/On Tip Toe" (Airto Fogo) Pharaway Sounds Records
Roland Kirk - "Jack the Ripper" (Introducing Roland Kirk) Chess Records
Bro David - "Experience" (Modern Sounds From Belize) Cultures of Soul Records - new release!!!
Taj Weekes - "One Little Spark" (To All My Relations) Jatta Records - new release!!!
The Lightmen - "High Pockets" (Free as You Want to Be) Now Again Records
Thomas Felmann - "Seerosengiessen" (Meteosound) Select Cuts Records
The Comet Is Coming - "Journey Through the Asteroid Belt" (Channel the Spirits) The Leaf Label - new release!!!
Etto - "You've Got the Love" (Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth Disco) Cultures of Soul Records
King Tubby - "Laser Rock" (Fatman Tapes 2) \Culture Press Records
Brother Ah - "The Void" (Key to Nowhere) Manufactured Records

Monday, September 23, 2019

The Dread Zone: September 23, 2019


The Cannibals - "We Keep On Keeping On" (Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth Disco) Cultures of Soul Records
Bro David - "Feel Free" (Modern Music From Belize) Cultures of Soul Records - new release!!!
Professor - "Lay Down Flat" (Rub a Dub Revolution) Pressure Sounds Records - new release!!!
The Soul Surfers - "Summer Madness Pt. 2" (Summer Madness single) Ubiquity Record - new release!!!
Charlie Chaplin - "Entertainer" (Dancehall Explosion 1979-85 ) Trojan Records
Whitefield Brothers - "Prowlin'" (In the Raw) Soulfire Records
Bheki Mseleku - "Blues for Afrika" (Celebration) World Circuit Records
Roots Radics Meet Soul Syndicate - "Watch This Sound Dub" (.... In Dub) Razor Sound Records
Peter Tosh - "Arise Blackman" (singles)
The Matta Baby - "Do the Pearl Girl (part 2)" (Eccentric Soul: Nickel and Penny Label) Numero Group
Sir Coxsone Sound - "Bower Dub" (King of the Dub Rock 2)
Black Slate - "Sticksman" (Don't Call Us Immigrants)
Sons of Kemet - "My Queen is Mamie Phipps" (Your Queen is a Reptile) Impulse Records
Kokoko! - "Likolo" (Fongola) Transgressive Records - new release!!!
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - "Spirits Up Above" (Volunteered Slavery) Atlantic Records
Sounds of Liberation - "Keno" (Unreleased) Dogtown Records - new release!!!
Benjamin Ball - "Flash a Flashlight" (Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth Disco) Cultures of Soul Records
Sofa Surfers - "The Low Rider" (Cargo) Klein Records
Yuseff Kamal - "Joint 17" (Black Focus)
John Coltrane - "Attain" (Sun Ship) Impulse Records
Sonny Sharrock - "Once Upon a Time" (Ask the Ages) Axiom Records
Rob - "More" (Rob/Funky Rob Way) Mr. Bongo Records - new release!!!
Donald Byrd - "Change" (Spaces and Places) Blue Note Records


Monday, September 16, 2019

The Dread Zone: September 16, 2019


African Brothers - "Lead us Father" (Want Some Freedom) Easy Star Records
Kaleta and Super Yamba - "Gogo Rock" (Medaho) Ubiquity Records - new release!!!
For Peace Band - "Revival" (Always Love) For Peace Band - new release!!!
Pharoah Sanders - "Healing Song" (Live at the East) Verve Records
Dub Syndicate - "Echomania" (Echomania) On U Sound
Philip Cohran - "Motherhood" (Unity at the Beach)
Rhythm Machine - "You Pay for What You Get" (Rhythm Machine) Now Again Records
Steve Reid - "Long Time Black" (Nova) Soul Jazz Records
Sugar Minott - "Mankind" (Black Roots) Island Records
Dr. Alimantado - "Ride On" (The Best Dressed Chicken In Town) Keyman Records
Dr. Israel - "Tomorrow" (Brooklyn Jungle Sound System)
Cornell Campbell and Errol Scorcher - "People Cruel" (Rub a Dub Revolution) Pressure Sounds Records - new release!!!
Yussef Kamaal - "Lowrider" (Black Focus) Brownswood Recordings
Kamasi Washington - "Askim" (The Epic) Brainfeeder Records
Mustafa Khaliq Ahmed - "See, Know, Love, Praise" (Son of the Drum Song) Chaos Music Records - new release!!!
The Lions - "Ethio Steppers" (Jungle Struttin') Stones Throw Records
The Frightnrs - "Dispute" (Nothing More To Say) Daptone Records
Black's Zenith - "Shango Oba Onina" (Nigeria Special v. 2) Soundway Records
Wackie's Rhythm Force - "Asmara Dub" (Creation Dub) Wackie's Records
Sounds of Liberation - "Back Streets of Heaven" (Unreleased) Dogtown Records - new release!!!
Babe Rainbow - "Funky I Like It" (Today) 30th Century Records - new release!!!
Lightmen - "Talk Rainbow" (Free As You Wanna Be) Now Again Records!
T.Y. Boys - "Lekopokopo Single Moqaskoa" (Next Stop Soweto 4) Strut Records
Survival - "Everybody's Got His Own Kind of Trouble" (Simmer Down) Strawberry Rain Music
Mebusas - "Grooving Out on Life" Blood Brothers" (Soundway Records

Monday, September 9, 2019

The Dread Zone: September 9, 2019



Noah House of Dread - "Something In My Heart" (Heart 2) Noah Records
Afrikan Simba - "Power version/Protect I" (Power in the Word) Jahtari Records
Mungo's Hi Fi vs. Eva Lazarus - "Live My Life" (More Fyah) Scotch Bonnet Records - new release!!!
Bro David - "Experience - Justin Van Der Volgen version" (Remixes) Cultures of Soul Records - new release!!!
Musical Intimidator - "Stop Your Gun Shooting" (Scratchy Sounds) Trojan Records
The Highlighters - "Funky 16 Corners" (Funky 16 Corners) Now Again Records
High Times Players - "Land Control (Out of Many One" (Word Sound and Power) 
Yussef Kamaal - "Yo Chavez" (Black Focus) Brownswood Recordings
The Drive - "Ain't Sittin' Down Doin' Nothing" (Next Stop Soweto v. 4) Strut Records
Mustafa Khaliq Ahmed - "On the Dance Floor" (Son of the Drum Song) Chaos Music - new release!!!
Miles Davis - "Echoes in Time/The Wrinkle" (Rubberband) Warner/Rhino - new release!!!
The Cannibals - "Hey Tonight" (Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth Disco) Cultures of Soul Records
Lyman Woodard Organization - "Saturday Night Special" (Saturday Night Special) Strata Records
Disrupt - "Relax 'Em Up" (The Recreation Room) Redeye Records - new release!!!
Sounds of Liberation - "Sweet Evil Mist (Rib Crib)" (Unreleased) Dogtown Records - new release!!!
Don Carlos and Papa Tullo - "Lazer Beam (Nuff Stylee)" (Rub a Dub Revolution) Pressure Sounds Records - new release!!!
Lloyd Miller and Heliocentrics - "Electricone" (OST) Strut Records
Up, Bustle and Out - "An African Friendship" (One Color Just Reflects Another) Ninja Tune Records
Freddie Hubbard - "Chocolate Shake" (The Body and the Soul) Impulse Records
Poolside - "Can't Stop Your Lovin'" (single) Pacific Standard Records - new release!!!
The Comet is Coming - "Blood of the Past" (Trust in the Life Force) Impulse Records

Monday, September 2, 2019

The Dread Zone: September 2, 2019


Fela Kuti - "Pansa Pansa" (Underground System) MCA Records
Boscoe - "If I Had My Way" (Boscoe) Numero Group Records
Professor Grizzly - "Don't Fight" (Basic Replay) Basic Replay Records
Kieser Velten - "Dubolition" (G-Stone Book) G-Stone Records
Freddie McGregor - "A Peaceful Man" (Big Ship) Greensleeve Records
Skatalites - "Baby Elephant Walk" [Henry Mancini Cover] (Skatalites and Friends at Randy's) 
The Soul Surfers - "Give Up Food for Funk" (Tribute to J.B.'s) - new release!!!
Bro David - "Experience" (Modern Music From Belize) Cultures of Soul Records - new release!!!
MC2 - "Blow Me Away" (Ultra High Frequencies) Numero Group Records
Thievery Corporation - "Lagos Communique" (The Outernational Sound) ESL Records
Select Cuts - "Great Stone/Lot's Wife" (Select Cuts: Blood and Fire 3) Blood and Fire Records
Don Cherry - "Universal Mother" (Hear and Now) 
David Axelrod - "The Mental Traveler" (Song of Innocence) Light in the Attic Records
Devon Edwards - "Babylon No Badda Haul and Pull Me" (Rub a Dub Revolution) Pressure Sounds Records - new release!!!
Isaac and the Sakie Special Band - "Get Down" (Next Stop Soweto v. 4) Strut Records
Kokoko! - "Likolo" (Fongola) Transgressive Records - new release!!!
Musi O Tunya - "When I'm Gone" (Give Love To Your Children) Now Again Records
Sounds of Liberation - "Thoughts" (Unreleased) Dogtown Records - new release!!!
Medeski, Scorfield, Martin, and Wood - "Miles Behind" (Out Louder) 
Taj Weekes - "One Little Spark" (To All My Relations) Jatta Records - new release!!!
Poolside - "Can't Stop Your Lovin'" (single) Pacific Standard Records - new release!!!
Kabasa - "Rainbow Children" (African Sunset) - new release!!!
William Onyeabor - "Good Name" (Who Is William Onyeabor?) Luaka Bop Records
King Britt/Sister Gertrude Morgan - "Let's Make a Record" (King Britt Presents...) Rope A Dope Records