EXCLUSIVE! Jah Raver interviews John Brown’s Body about new dub album

As someone who has been a fan of dub reggae for some twenty-five years I must say that the new dub album by John Brown’s Body Kings and Queens in Dub is one of the most extraordinary dub albums I’ve… Continue Reading


Raver Reviews: John Brown’s Body ‘Kings & Queens in Dub’

There is plenty to admire about US reggae roots outfit John Brown’s Body. Unwavering perseverance, exceptional musicianship, unquestioned street cred, and an adventurous and enterprising spirit are just a few of the elements that have endeared the band to reggae fans… Continue Reading


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! [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/182621821″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Track list: 00:00:00 – Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad – “Whatever Cost” from… Continue Reading



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


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