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Tuesday, September 19th

sounds of Jamaica

Lee “Scratch” Perry, Junior Murvin, The Heptones, The Congos, The Upsetters, “Play On Mr. Music,” live, Jamaica (Roots Rock Reggae )

Music Clip Of The Day

Independence Ska and The Far East Sound - Original Ska Sounds From The Skatalites 1963 - 65


“Unique new Soul Jazz Records’ Collectors Limited-Edition 7-inch box set special edition release from the greatest ska band of all time! Ten stone-cold classic, killer tracks from Studio One, brought together here on this one-off pressing limited-edition box set containing five mighty seven-inch singles which bring together seminal, rare and classic tunes collected together here for the first time ever. 97 more words

Ska

The Upsetters

The Upsetters – Super Ape

A couple of days ago I posted an Alice Coltrane CD that I got turned on to through a list of Top 10 Albums To Get High To which was created by Youth (getting high isn’t my thing but when this guy speaks I listen). 430 more words

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Friday Vinyl

Day Three of being an unemployed bum was pretty eventful actually.  I had a challenging 40 minute swim in some pretty choppy water at Lake Erie’s… 470 more words

Vinyl

Standout: "Laugh at the Confusion" - Miss Cactus & the Desert

The influence that cuts most clearly through “Laugh at the Confusion” is dub. It’s a form of reggae which has been mercilessly tweaked and toyed with, from Sublime to the inception of dubstep, but it’s always been done best when its roots are honored. 171 more words