Sunday, October 1, 2017

Relax and Let Your Mind Cruise: African Airwaves Side C2

Welcoming you to a diversity of sounds...

(Chaos Storm Vs. Tape Echo)
Ayee Menko - De Frank Jr
Edinya Benya - Hedzoleh Sounds
Dai Ndiri Shiri - Patrick Mukwamba and Four Brothers
Ekombi - Jerry Hansen and the Ramblers
Les Jaloux Saboteurs - Maitre Gazonga
Ugali - Tony Benson Sextet
Kognokoura - Niama Makalou et Africa Soul
Baby Are Yeng - Nancy Jacobs and Her Sisters
Rag Waa Nacab Iyo Nasteexo - Aamina Camaari
Egyptian Bint Al Cha Cha - Ginger Folorunso Johnson
Maloya Ton Tisane - Michou
Heita Cindi - Julian Bahula
True Fine Mama - Semi-Colon
Zadie Bobo - Ernesto Djedje
(Mbira vs. Words)

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Education Rock: Reggae for Teachers

Good messages for you as the school year starts!

Single Barrell - Tommy McCook and the Supersonics
Teacher Teacher - Dennis Alcapone
Each One Teach One - Jacob Miller
Call Me Teacher - Blue Bells
Bald-Headed Teacher - Trevor Lambert
He Can't Spell - Dennis Brown
Vitamin A - Baba Brooks Band
Sound Education - I Roy
Steppin' Out of Babylon - Marcia Griffiths
Dub Teacher - Aggrovators
Beware Dub - Ronnie Davis
Do Good - Freddie and Fitzy
My Ambition - Marcia Griffiths
Education Rock - Junior Byles
Everybody Needs a Proper Education - Mikey Dread
School Days - Trinity
Right Track - Phyllis Dillon/Hopeton Lewis
It Pays - Desmond Dekker
UNITY - Desmond Dekker
Watching You Grow - Barbara Jones
African Teacher - Burning Spear
Teach The Youth - Justin Hinds and the Dominoes
Get Ourselves Together - Winston and Jerry
Can't Blame the Youth - Peter Tosh
Give Love (Version) - Barry Brown/Sound Dimension
The Wild Bunch (I Want You Back) - Music Doctors
(606 Sensor Synth Vs. Tape Echo)

Monday, September 4, 2017

An Oxidization: Reggae Education, Side O2

As your mind ebbs and flows and thoughts develop,
Take a mental step back, and watch...

(Tide vs. Tape)
Joanna Version - Sticky
Kinky Fly - Bunny Scott and Lee Perry
Power to the People - Clancy Eccles
In the Midnight Hour/Ya Ya - George Faith
Truly - Marcia Griffiths
Inez - Lester Sterling and the Supersonics
Fire a Mus Mus Tail - Ethiopians
Everyday is the Same Kind of Same - Paulette Williams
World in My Arms - Horace Andy
Talk About Love - Pat Kelly
Soul Shakedown Party - Bob Marley and the Wailers
Young JA Show - Studio One/Winston Williams
Worries in the Dance - Frankie Paul
I'm Not Crazy - Don Carlos
In the Ghetto - Sister Carol
Sponji Reggae - Black Uhuru
Only Woman With Degree - Sister Nancy
Big Ship - Freddie McGregor
No Tary Version - Yabby You
Pity the Children - Cornell Campbell and the Eternals
(Waves vs. Birds vs. Tape Echo)

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Reggae Education Side N2: Rocking Dolly, A Version Excursion Back A Yard...

Declaration of Dub - Abyssinians/Brentford All Stars
Don Cosmic (Discomix) - Don Drummond
Colombus - Burning Spear
Pirate's Dub - Burning Spear
Rocking Dolly - Cocoa Tea
Ababa John I - Don Carlos
Jah Jah Me No Born Yah - Cornell Campbell
Chalice In Hand (12" Discomix) - Carlton Livingston
Guns Fever - Baba Brooks Band
Rescue Me - Ebony Sisters
Truly - Marcia Griffiths
Mama - Nora Dean
First Cut is the Deepest (12" Discomix) - Norma Fraser
Jamaica - Honeyboy
Back A Yard - The Vulcans
Silhouettes - Dennis Brown
Bass and Drum Version - Crystalites featuring Augustus Pablo
Money In My Pocket - Dennis Brown
Ah So We Say - Big Youth
Queen Majesty - The Techniques
Mabrook Wailing - Tommy McCook and the Supersonics
Come Now Sister - Freddie McGregor
Push Come to Shove - Freddie McGregor
Last Night - The Viceroys

Friday, August 4, 2017

Tribute to the Island In The Sun: Happy 55th Birthday, Jamaica!

Down in the lair with Bryan Lion, celebrating 55 years of Jamaican Independence!

(Flag Soundbite vs. Echo)
Forward March - Derrick Morgan
Our Time Fe Celebrate - Derrick Harriott
Miss Jamaica - Jimmy Cliff
I'm Gonna Take Over Now - Ethiopians
My Boy Lollipop - Millie Small
Lucky Seven - Skatalites
Guns Fever - Baba Brooks
Marcus Garvey - Bongo Man Byfield and Skatalites
Jamaica Ska - Byron Lee and the Dragonaires
Island in the Sun - Paragons
Land of My Birth - Eric Donaldson
Sweet Jamaica - Eric Donaldson
Last Train to Expo '67 - Melodians
Cry Tough - Alton Ellis
We Gonna Make It - Termites
Judge Dread in Court - Derrick Morgan
(PNP Interlude)
Bongo Man - Louise Bennett
Feel Like Jumping - Marcia Griffiths
Liquidator - Harry J All Stars
Reggae Recipe - Desmond Dekker
Soul Food - Lee Perry/Lynn Tait
Ba Ba Boom - Jamaicans
Peace and Love in a Dub - King Tubby's
Pirate Days - Culture
History of Jamaica - Early B
Bam Bam - Toots and the Maytals
Towns of Jamaica - Louise Bennett
Independent Jamaica - Lord Creator
(Real Rock vs. Reel vs. Tape Echo)

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Lowdown Popcorn vs. Don Cosmic: Summer Weather Free For All...

Enjoying the light of long days,
Freedom Sounds pushing forward, unphased...

(Inez Connects)
Lamparita - Los Compadres del Ande
Chove Chuva/Mas Que Nada - Samba Soul
Dap Walk - Ernie and the Top Notes
Now is the Time - Sisters Love
Lowdown Popcorn - James Brown/JBs
Honey Dripper - Joe Liggins
Don Cosmic - Don Drummond
Sonia - The Gladiators
Vamonos Pal 'Monte - Eddie Palmieri
Ricardo Ray in Orbit - Ricardo Ray and Bobby Cruz
Accade a Bali - Accade A
Dents Blanches et Tam-Tam - Orchestre Centrafica Jazz
Soy Solo Para Ti - Victor Boa
Ruffles - Victor Boa
You're My Everything - Techniques
Basa Bongo - Yoruba Singers
Hip Drop - The Explosions
Wrinkle in Our Time - 1984
Express Yourself - Charles Wright and Watts 103rd Street Band
Abidjan - Ray Barretto
(Suzanne Ciani vs. Birds)

Monday, July 24, 2017

Did You Hear That? Reggae Edition Side M2...

Tribute to the steady listeners, and those just joining us...
Stay tuned for a celebration of Jamaica's 55th birthday on August 6th!

(Inez vs. Outdoor Tape Echo)
Rub a Dub a Weh Deh Want - Tappa Zukie
Blood Brother - Keith Hudson
Police War - Jah Lion
Be Cool - Cecile Campbell
All I Had Was Love - Phyllis Dillon
Each Time - Ebony Sisters
My Ambition - Marcia Griffiths
Here Comes That Feeling - Gayletts
Rootsman Skanking - Freddie McGregor
The Alien Aborts - Roots Radics
Don't Hurt My Feelings - Freddie McGregor
Front Door - Gregory Isaacs
Sentimental Reasons - Maytones
Forward Up - The Stingers
Hold Down - Kingstonians
Splash Down - Crystalites
Lonely Feeling - Nicky Thomas
Soul Scorcher - Karl "Cannonball" Bryan
Living in Sweet Jamaica - Jackie Brown
A Prayer to Thee - Clinton Fearon/Gladiators
Heavy Duty Dub - Harry Mudie/King Tubbys
Aquarius Rock - Augustus Pablo & Herman
(Musical Selection to Rock the Nation vs. Echo)

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