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Episode 13: New Leaf

Recently I joined a band playing keys with some cats called New Leaf out of North County, San Diego. Here’s a peak at our rehearsal from last week plus some boogie antics from a fun session at Salt Creek. 26 more words

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The Big Takeover: Silly Girl (2017)

This week, we’re kicking off our Mazzstock preview series with a look at the artists that will be rocking the 10th installment of this Mid-Hudson Valley festival, taking place August 25-27, 2017 in Marlboro, NY. 106 more words

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SONG OF THE DAY Ticklah - Nine Years

Today’s song takes us on a winding dub journey going back 10 years to 2007 when renowned producer Ticklah first released Nine Years.  

Victor Axelrod, aka Ticklah, is an independent Brooklyn music producer and artist who has been an integral part of the NYC music scene for well over a decade now.   172 more words

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Protoje talks Reggae with Afrofusion TV

A couple of years ago when Prince made that statement at the Grammys, “Like books and  Black Lives, albums still matter,” he might as well have been making reference to reggae star… 260 more words

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Carlton Jackson - History/Dub History (1977)

Working my way through a Lee “Scratch”Perry boxset, I stumbled upon this fantastic slice of roots reggae from 1977. Carlton Jackson was not a prolific singer but, in just over 8 minutes, he earns his spot in the pantheon of… 93 more words

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Rise Of The Pyramid

I’ve made no secret of the fact that my favourite artist from Jamaica’s ‘Reggae Revival’ has been Kabaka Pyramid and his was also my favourite show at last year’s Boomtown. 174 more words

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