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Raver Reviews: Drop what you are doing and buy this album!

With the November 2014 signing of Brooklyn reggae outfit New Kingston, New York City indie reggae label Easy Star Records proved itself, yet again, to be much more than just “those guys who dubbed out Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of… Continue Reading

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Reggae MD Diagnosis – January 18th 2015 radiogram from Midnight Dread

Presenting observations on ailments in the human condition in most need of attention: Martin Luther King Jr. still has a dream. “Don’t play with me now!” he says in this week’s Reggae MD opening selection “and then I got into… Continue Reading

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Easy Star Records 2014 Winter Mix

Easy Star Records doing big t’ings in 2015!  Check their 2014 Winter Mix, curated by our good friend Dub Architect! Track list: 00:00:00 – Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad – “Whatever Cost” from Steady – smarturl.it/1eyozf 00:03:57 – The Expanders… Continue Reading

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NEW KINGSTON SIGNS TO EASY STAR RECORDS

New York City reggae outfit New Kingston is preparing to release its third full-length album KINGSTON CITY on indie reggae powerhouse label Easy Star Records. The record, which will come out January 27, 2015, includes 12 songs and guest appearances… Continue Reading

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Easy Star’s Backbeat Soundsystem

Eight-piece funk reggae outfit Backbeat Soundsystem are a band laden with groove, their up-tempo song craft drawing from numerous influences in creation of a tight, elated sun-clasped sound. Since forming in the charming Cornish idyll of St Austell, Backbeat have… Continue Reading

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Cool Up July’s Musical Heatwave with the ongoing Reggae MD Listening Party

This conscious reggae signal never ends. Reggae MD’s good for you monthly world-wide, your guide, massive Reggae Music Listening Party occupied all time zones July 19th from Noon-4pm Hawaiian Time, 3-7pm Pacific, 4-8pm Mountain, 5-9pm Central & 6-10pm Eastern Time,… Continue Reading

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Summer Arrives with Midnight Dread’s Reggae MD Global Listening Party

“Smiling Children” in Jamaica painting by Deeling Gregory This signal never ends. Tune in now. My monthly interactive world-wide, your guide, massive & mighty Reggae Music Listening Party specially occupied all time zones Saturday June 21st, from Noon-5pm Hawaiian Time,… Continue Reading

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JOHN BROWN’S BODY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM AND U.S. TOUR

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  AMERICAN REGGAE PIONEERS JOHN BROWN’S BODY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM AND U.S. TOUR  FULL-LENGTH ALBUM KINGS AND QUEENS AVAILABLE APRIL 16TH ON EASY STAR RECORDS As reggae music continues to reach new heights in America, John Brown’s Body… Continue Reading

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Augustus Pablo: Rockers International meets Jah Youth the Roots Ambassador

Here we have a Rockers session featuring the sounds of the Mighty Jah Youth sound, with the late great Augustus Pablo selecting on the sound. Planet Venus Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK 20 July 1996 Featuring: Culture Marvellous, Ras Echo, Sister Rasheda Selectors: … Continue Reading

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REBELUTION on Tour

WILL PLAY MERRIWEATHER POST PAVILION FRIDAY AUGUST 10, 2012 On Jan 10th, 2012 the Santa Barbara, CA based band Rebelution released “Peace of Mind” through their own label 87 Music in partnership with Controlled Substance Sound Labs. Peace of Mind was… Continue Reading