G.T. Moore - The Harry J Sessions - reggaerootsreview.com

G.T. Moore, The Harry J Sessions Partial Records LP The phrases ‘lost master tapes’, ‘archive recordings’ and ‘treasures from the vaults’ are vastly overused in the music business. They are often just bait for the music connoisseur, another marketing ruse to part us from our well-earned cash. There may well be some gems that are […]

The HD Project - The Beautiful Struggle - reggaerootsreview.com

The HD ProjectBuzzin – digital download If there is one common thread that connects all the people who produce, create and release the wonderful music I feature on this blog, then it’s talent. No paying for reviews here, no payola from ‘the man’, if I like it I feature it and if I like it […]

Shelly Ravid - Livin' Large EP - reggaerootsreview.com

Shelly Ravid‘Livin’ Large’ EP, No Joke Records It was about this time last year that I first encountered the music of Shelly Ravid, and featured her self-released ‘Let Them Know’ EP on my blog. Shelly came across as a very motivated artist, who had strong views on how she should be represented in the post. […]

Samur-I Sounds - Unity Gain - reggaerootsreview.com

Samur-I Sounds Gloucestershire’s​ ​only​ ​analogue​ ​dub​ ​reggae​ ​collective One of the best things about writing a reggae blog is discovering new music that I wouldn’t ordinarily hear. I get sent a lot of music to listen to by band and labels, and feel privileged that they are willing to share the fruits of their labours […]

Super Ape Returns To Conquer - reggaerootsreview.com

Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry & Subatomic Sound System Super Ape Returns to Conquer Subatomic Sound – Digital, CD, & LP There is an English variation on the American saying ‘If it ain’t broke don’t fix it’ which says ‘Don’t f*** around with it’. It’s a phrase that came to mind when I first heard about this […]

Indica Dubs - Jah Guide & Protect- reggaerootsreview.com

Warning…. this is going to be one of those blink and its gone releases. Indica Dubs, Alpha & Omega, quality dub reggae, limited LP issue, no digital release, no re-press, yes it has all the elements of one of those albums that will be snapped up very quickly. Don’t say I didn’t warn you….. The […]

Road to Zion - Dub Against Blackjack - reggaerootsreview.com

Road to Zion Dub Against Blackjack 12” and Digital Download Crazy, adrenalin pumped, mental ska infused electro dub, that was the best way I could think of defining this EP when I first heard it. ‘Dub Against Blackjack’ is the latest output from Italian trio ‘Road to Zion’ and it is fair to say that […]