Category Reggae

Ya Foy!

Algerian Lamine Fellah, now living in Ecuador, creates a fusion of Reggae, Latin, & North African Rai music. Reggae often dominates, but there’s much more to it. Note high profile guest artists. Interesting.

Josh One, Tolerance

Artist: Josh One Album: Tolerance Label: Boomnote Josh One made a “kitchen sink” album with most genres covered in this one! 1-Hip Hop, 2!! – Female Vox with hip hop beats, 3 R&B, 4!! – Dancehall, 5 – Female Pop, 6 – sounds like a parody, 7 – Phatty bass, 8 – hip hop, 10! […]

Josh One, Tolerance

Artist: Josh One Album: Tolerance Label: Boomnote Josh One made a “kitchen sink” album with most genres covered in this one! 1-Hip Hop, 2!! – Female Vox with hip hop beats, 3 R&B, 4!! – Dancehall, 5 – Female Pop, 6 – sounds like a parody, 7 – Phatty bass, 8 – hip hop, 10! […]

Culture Pirates (Promo)

Destroy Babylon is a band that takes their name from a Bad Brains song of the same name. They are described as a band with the lyrical/topical prowess of the Clash and Gang of Four mixed with a bit of Black Uhuru, Bad Brains, 60s pop and a bit of jazz fusion. They were originally […]

Culture Pirates (Promo)

Destroy Babylon is a band that takes their name from a Bad Brains song of the same name. They are described as a band with the lyrical/topical prowess of the Clash and Gang of Four mixed with a bit of Black Uhuru, Bad Brains, 60s pop and a bit of jazz fusion. They were originally […]

Montego Bay

This female roots reggae artist (real name Ventrice Harriott) is the daughter of Rocksteady legend Derrick Morgan.  Nicely produced by several reggae veterans. Filed under Reggae music

IV

The Aggrolites play an interesting brand of old-school ska and what they call “dirty” reggae (raw, stripped down reggae). They were the backup band for Tim Armstrong (Rancid) on his solo album and this is their newest album to hit the streets. Firecracker has an interesting mix of soul, jazz and gritty ska and it’s […]

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