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 […]

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Gee Recordings – a very classy record label It is very rare that I listen to a record label’s back catalogue and like everything they have on offer. Gee Recordings run by Paris based keyboard player and producer Guillaume ‘Gee’ Metenier, has a rather enviable clutch of releases to their name. The house sound of Gee Recordings is reggae mixed […]

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Alpha & Omega meets Ras Tinny No Beginning No End Steppas Records – LP / Digital Download 1.Roots Music 2. Dancehall 3. Every Human is a Refugee 4. JahYu – It’s Critical 5. Mystical Sound 6. Roots Dub 7. Sound System 8. Refugee Dub 9. It’s Dub 10. Mystical Dub 11. 18 Species of Bird […]