Monday, August 6, 2018

In The Company of Giants: Episode 299

Celebrating Jamaican Independence with Brion Lion and Zakku...

Bag A Wire Dub - King Tubby's/Aggrovators
Babylon Too Rough - Gregory Isaacs
Dance With Me - Hepcat
Rocksteady - Alton Ellis
Walk Away From Love - Bitty McLean
Picture On The Wall - Freddie McKay
My Conversation - Slim Smith
Danger Zone - Ken Boothe
Throw Me Corn - Brentford All Stars
I'm Gonna Take Over Now - Ethiopians
Baby - Heptones
Ain't No Love - Jimmy and the Inspirations
Natty Dread On The Go - Michigan and Smiley
Far East - Barry Brown
Promise Land - The Royals
Ball of Fire - Skatalites
Tribal War - John Holt
Slogans - Bob Marley and the Wailers
Right Time - Mighty Diamonds
Cold-Hearted Dub - Jackie Mittoo/King Tubby's
Bike No License - Easton Clarke
Changes in Life - Barrington Levy
John Burns Skank - Burning Spear
First Cut is the Deepest - Norma Fraser
Ba Da - Gregory Isaacs
Earthquake - U Roy
Talk About Love - Pat Kelly
Baby I Love You So - Jacob Miller
It's a Shame - Alton Ellis
Jah Jah Me No Born Yah - Cornell Campbell
Feast of the Passover - The Congos
Prince of Peace - Prince Buster
Black Candle - Leo Graham
Fatty - Heptones
Forces - Little Roy
Comin' In Hot - Peter Tosh
Mr. Music Man - Carlton Livingston
Freedom Journey - Karl Masters/Joe Higgs
Cutting Razor - Junior Byles
(Birds vs. Tape vs. Kristen)

Monday, July 30, 2018

We All Our One: Down In The Lair with Brion Lion

Sending a power signal to those living in limbo, let's lend a helping hand!

Totally Together - Jackie Mittoo
United We Stand Divided We Fall - Little John
Humanity - Prince Lincoln and the Royal Rasses
We All Are One - Jimmy Cliff
Mother and Child Reunion - The Uniques
No Vacancy - Sugar Minott
Move Up - Sugar Minott
Teach The Youths Right - Jimmy Cliff
Never Get Weary - Toots and the Maytals
Together As One - Lucky Dube
Money Money - Horace Andy
Politician Politician - Barry Brown
Love in the House - Errol Dunkley
My Ambition - Marcia Griffiths
Watching You Grow - Barbara Jones
Peace Truce Thing - DJ Dawn and the Ranking Queens
Togetherness - Clinton Fearon
Talawah - Gladiators
Homeless - Sizzla
Can't Keep a Good Man Down - The Immortals
Family Time - Ziggy Marley
Wolves and Leopards - Dennis Brown
Revolution - Dennis Brown
Have No Fear - Dennis Brown
The Wall - Eek A Mouse
Only Love Can Conquer - Prince Alla
Out of Many We Are One - The Techniques
Unity - Desmond Dekker
Lion Heart - Garnett Silk
Get Together - Keith Poppin
I Love You Too - Ziggy Marley
Don't Give Up - Barrington Levy
Vice Versa Love - Barrington Levy
(Wind Chimes vs. Birds vs. Tape Echo)

Sunday, July 22, 2018

We Little But Talawah: Big Up Young People!

Shouts to the youth in our midst,
Help them tap the strength within!

(Wind Chime Birds vs. Carey Johnson)
Me Little But Me Talawah - The Pioneers
The Cooler - The Wrigglers
Sensation of Love - Joe Higgs
Ting a Ling - Heptones
Loving Pauper - Dobby Dobson
Crimson and Clover - Slim Smith/Uniques
The Way You Do The Things You Do - Eric Donaldson
Come a Little Closer - Eric Donaldson
Lonely Feeling - Nicky Thomas
If I Were a Carpenter - Ernest Wilson
Salt of the Earth - The Cables
No Man Is An Island - Derrick Harriott
I Should Have Known - Ken Parker
Ewnet Yet Lagegnesh - Bahta Gebre Heywet
Otinku - Modern Sound Quintet
Sant'Ana - Minguito
Soul Imbaq - The Soul Prophets
A Mon Ami Lucien Jolibois - Raymond Cicault et son Orchestre Volcan
Tabu - Cyril Diaz and His Orchestra
Mamwanakufika Munda - Ilunga Patrice and Misomba Victor
Aldeia de Ogum - Joyce
Kenyatta - Joe Cain Orchestra
In the Mood for Dub - Techniques/Duke Reid
Lively Up Yourself - Bob Marley and the Wailers
Creations and Versions - Yabby You/King Tubby
(ZirtaeB vs. Rewind)

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Up From the Grass Roots: Streets of Freedom

Allowing the ripples in your mind to reverberate repeatedly...

(Echo Tape Scape)
Grass Roots Dub - Mudies All Stars
Stir It Up - Wailers
Get the Money - Mongo Santamaria
Cali Querido - Gran Combo Los Supremos
Merengue Fafa - African Jazz
Collie Et Zanno - Georges Tinedor et Manuela Pioche
Problems - Desmond Dekker
Qua Kue Shut - The Creations
You're Gonna Feel It - Paulette and Gee
Earthquake - Sir Collins
Get Up - Jackie Edwards
Shank I Sheck - Bobby Ellis
African Woman Version - Gregory Isaacs
Bad Da - Gregory Isaacs
Ire Feelings - Rupie Edwards
Idavi - Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou
Morre O Burro, Fica O Homem - Jorge Ben
(Nacho's Colombian Fiddle and Chorus)
Jaro - Tommy McCook
Don't Wait For Me - Albert Tomlinson
Streets of Freedom - Gladiators
Declaration of Dub - Abyssinians
(Chime Out...)

Sunday, May 27, 2018


Anytime, Anywhere... Freedom Sounds Live and Direct from the LAIR...

(Fantasy in Space Vs. Tape)
Anywhere Version - Sound Dimension
My Satisfaction - Paragons
Something's On My Mind - Horace Andy
Oh Youth Man - Horace Andy
Cut You Off - Freddie McKay
Talawah - Gladiators
Morning Sun - The Gaylads
War No Right - Denise Darlington
Quimbara - Celia Cruz
O Barquinho - Elis Regina
Mambo Hawaienne - African Fiesta
Con Gusto y Gana - Los Chicos Malos
Zambo Zambo - Tafo feat. Nahid Ahktar and Mehdi Hassan
Im Nin'Alu - Tsvia Abarbanel
Mae Kha Som Tam - Onuma Singsiri
Macongo - Letta Mbulu and Hugh Masekela
Yaye Boye - Idy Diop
High School Serenade On the Track - Lennox Brown/Winston Scotland
Money Girl - Larry Marshall
The Lord Will Make a Way - Bob Marley and the Wailers
Like a Ship - Pastor T.L. Barrett and Youth for Christ Choir
Hihache - Lafeyette Afro Rock Band
(Backward Backyard Backwind Piano Echo)

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Traveling Steady: TOTALLY TOGETHER!

Shouts to long-time listeners, and those of you just joining us...

(Worldwide vs. Tape)
Totally Together - Jackie Mittoo
Ponte en Algo - Joe Bataan
Watchiwara - Bantous de la Capitale
Ven y Ven y Ven - Orchestre OK Jazz
Autorail - Orchestra Baobab
Joe's Jika - Dudu Pukwana
Thompson in Dub - Roots Radics
Effortless Dub - Green Stars
Midnight Version - Supersonics
Midnight Confession - Phyllis Dillon
I Don't Want to Hear It - Betty Harris
Samba - Miriam Makeba
This World - Sandra and the Matrues
The World Needs Changing - Hank Jacobs and Don Malone
Let Me Do My Thing - The People's Choice
Follow the Leader - Wyley Terry
Why Can't There Be Love - Dee Dee Edwards
Queen of the World - Claudette and Mudies
Lonely Lover - Gregory Isaacs
Back Out With It - Wailing Souls
Run My People - Wailing Souls
Far East - Barry Brown
Jah Shakey - Roland Alphonso
Far East Version - Sound Dimension
(Overlap Dissonance OUT)

Saturday, April 21, 2018

Welcome New Warmth... Psychedelic Rock

As Spring descends, and the cold recedes,
Freedom Sounds Radio meeting your audio needs...

(Inez Did You Hear vs. Tape Echo)
Straight to Scratch Head - King Tubby/Junior Byles
Return of the Ugly - Upsetters
Ain't No Love - Jimmy and the Inspirations
No Man is an Island - Derrick Harriott
One Life to Live - Phyllis Dillon
What's Wrong With Groovin' - Letta Mbulu
Mojo Girl - Nora Dean
War - Carla Whitney
Am I The Same Girl - Barbara Acklin
Soulful Strut - Young Holt Unlimited
Welcome New Warmth - Michel Sardaby
A Day in the Life - Chocolate Snow
O Plebeu - Jorge Ben
Mississippi Mambo - Noro Morales & Su Orquestra
Give Me Power (to devour every hour) - The Stingers
Eroya - West African Rhythm Brothers
Rag waa Nacab iyo Nasteexo (Men Are Cruel and Kind) - Aamina Camaari
(Overlap Featuring Pauline Oliveros and Dillinger)
Check out your Mind - Maxayn
It's Gonna Be a Mess - The Mighty Dogcatchers
West of Parade - Tommy McCook
(Sounds of Young Jamaica Show)
Love Up Push Up - The Termites
Mary Poppins - Danny Simpson and the Supersonics
Time Has Come - Pat Kelly
Psychedelic Rock - Carey Johnson and Sound Dimension
Party Dub - Dub Specialist
(Overlap vs. Fade Tape)

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