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 Project Buzzin – 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 […]

Foshan Roots - Sky Warrior Dub - reggaerootsreview.com

Foshan Roots – Sky Warrior Dub Springline Records Dubophonic – digital download With over 4,000 downloads and counting in its first week of release, I think it is fair to say that the Foshan Roots album ‘Sky Warrior Dub’ is causing a stir. What makes it more interesting is that it’s not a new set, […]

M.L.K. & The Breadwinners - The World Is In Trouble - reggaerootsreview.com

M.L.K. & The Breadwinners The World is in Trouble, LP & DDL Christmas is not just a time for getting presents, which I know is quite difficult to believe! It is also a time to relax, and relaxing for me starts to open the floodgates of blog inspiration. And that means I can find the […]

Sista Lexxy – Learning Rastafari - Pandadread - reggaerootsreview.com

Sista Lexxy & Jerry Lionz – Learning Rastafari Pandadread 7” Guiding Star Orchestra – Upfull Melody Tribe 84 7” Christmas is here, woohoo, I love Christmas. For me it is two weeks off work, time at home with the family and a bit more freedom to do what I want! When you add in turkey, […]

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 […]