Album Of The Week! Barrington Levy – Teach Me Culture (1983)

BARRINGTON LEVY ‘TEACH ME CULTURE’ (LIVE AND LEARN) 1983 Without question, Barrington Levy’s strongest effort is 1983’s ‘Teach Me Culture,’ engineered by Crucial Bunny and featuring the Roots Radics.  What rules this album is the Radics’ riddims, each one more… Continue Reading


Roots Radics Meet Barrington Levy At Channel One Vol. 1 (Vocals & Dubs)

So once you’ve thoroughly vetted all of the various roots artists, and with a pretty solid knowlesdge of the foundation deejays, I would recommend diving straight into the period from about 1979/80-1984, a period where the Roots Radics, “Junjo” Lawes,… Continue Reading


Midnight Raver’s Selection Mix: Barrington Levy

VP Records has outdone itself with Barrington Levy:  Reggae Anthology:  Sweet Reggae Music.  This 2 CD set is stock full of those heavy riddims that we cut our teeth on as reggae fans.  Familiar tunes like “Shaolin Temple,” “Mary Long Tongue,” “Poor… Continue Reading