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)

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Always Together: Reggae Education Side L2

Always your best choice for the dustiest, deepest, Jamaican digs...

(Rafiki vs. Kelda vs. Distortion Back-a-yard Birds)
Shocks of Mighty - Bob Marley and Dave Barker and Upsetters
Ain't Nobody Else - Heptones
War No Right - Denise Darlington
Always Together - Stephen Chang
Stop That Train - Spanishtown Ska Beats
Midnight Hour - Silvertones
Black Power - Winston Wright and Supersonics
Don on Bond Street - Tommy McCook
Be Conscious - Leroy Smart
He Prayed (Joe Frazier)- Burning Spear
Put on Your Dancing Shoes - Dandy Livingston
Forest Gate Rock (Barbados) - Lester Sterling
Run My People - Wailing Souls
Joe Lewis Vs. Star Trek - Bunny Lee All Stars/Vulcans
Solid Foundation - The Congos/Upsetters
Things a Come to Bump (Intro) - Bassies
Throw Me Corn - Brentford All Stars
Kude a Bamba - Ras Midas
Rub a Dub Queen - Don Carlos
Queen Majesty - The Techniques
(Rafiki vs. Tuning Dial vs. Echo)

Monday, July 3, 2017

Powering Forward: African Airwaves Side B2

Stepping into the unknown with confidence,
Taking new challenges head-on...

(Wangari Maathai POWER)
Wenlega - Fulani Ensemble
Macongo me Chiquita - Ferreira do Nascimento
Odenigbo - Sonny Okuson (edit)
Otinku - Modern Sound Quintet
Kai Kai - Yam Yam Feat. Les Mangelepa
Super Otete Mpomamu - Atakora Manu
Heaven - Ebo Taylor
Mussoloki - Bernard Ntone
Munyiva - Dickson Mulwa
Wuba - Tewolde Redda
Dents Blanches et Tam Tam - Orchestre Centafrican Jazz
Sugar Daddy - Joe King Kologbo and High Grace
Eguae Oba - Osayomore Joseph & Creative 7
Tribute to Sun Ra - Salah Ragab and Cairo Jazz
Quiero Wapacha - Charles Lembe
Sanza Sanza - Kahamba et les Esprits Saints
I'smodeni - Boy Nze na Maqueens
Rufani ya Kifo - Dar International Orchestre
(Storms by Dollar Brand vs. Haile Selassie vs. Birds/Chimes)

Saturday, July 1, 2017

I've Got the Dub: Reggae Edition Side K2

Pulling from deep stacks of Jamaican styles,
Helping you smile, just for a while...

(Julia vs. Seaside Echo Chamber)
Freedom Dub - Roy Richards/Dub Specialist
Please Be True - Alexander Henry
Sing Jay Style - Johnny Osbourne
Wha Wha Who Wha - G.G. Grossett
Musical Pleasure - I.Roy
Dancehall We Deh - Sugar Minott
Ababa John I - Don Carlos
Dem Things No Right - Lady G
Desperate Times - The Chantells
Got to Fight On - Heptones
Dance Wid Me - Hepcat
Dancehall Days - Analog Players Society
Love Uprising - Delroy Wilson
You'll Lose a Good Thing - Audrey
Moonlight Lover - Joya Landis
Salvation Train - Scotty
We Should Be in Angola - Pablo Moses
Ship Without a Captain - Gladiators
I've Got the (Dub) - George Faith/Upsetter
Afro-Punk Reggae Dub - Steel'N Skin
I Love Music - Lisa Tomlins/Lord Echo
The Stopper (Full Moon Dub) - Cutty Ranks
Man in the Street - Don Drummond
(Otis vs. Otis)

Friday, June 23, 2017

Freedom Sounds In Full Swing: Reggae Edition Side J2

Traveling far to dig up tunes for you,
Consider yourself one of the chosen few...

(Synth Traveling)
Walking Version - Burning Spear
Tubby's in Full Swing - Lloyd and Terry
Dread Out De - Joy White
Move on Up - Devon Russell
Dread a the Superstar - Linval Thompson
Thompson in Dub - Roots Radics
Fire Fire - Wailing Wailers
Freedom Fighter - Bunny and Ricky
Each One Teach One  - Jacob Miller
Each One Dub - Augustus Pablo
(Suzanne Ciani Synthesizer)
Sitting in the Park - Hortense Ellis
Loving You - Michael Prophet
I Can't Hide - Ken Parker/E.T.
Ain't That Loving You - Alton Ellis/U.Roy/E.T.
How You Loving So - Maureen Pearson
What the World Needs Now - Tommy McCook and the Supersonics
Taurus Dub - Dub Specialist
Bring Him Come - Pioneers
Sauvitt (Suavito) - Tommy McCook and Skatalites
Going West - Rico Rodriguez and Tommy McCook
Want a Wine - Leo Graham
Double Wine - Upsetters
Stick Together - U Roy
Waking the Dead - Mudie's All Stars
Level the Vibes - Half Pint
Confucious - Skatalites
Give Love - Barry Brown
New Civilization - Burning Spear
In These Times Dub - Upsetters
Boom (Wah Da Da Deng) - Hempress Sativa
Holy Mount Zion - Dean Fraser and Skatalites
Fire House Rock - Wailing Souls
Creations and Versions - Yabby You/King Tubby's
(Nacho vs. Sound Concept vs. Peter Tosh)

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