Hollie Cook - reggaerootsreview.com

Hollie Cook South West London’s tropical bird of paradise Last night I saw Hollie Cook in concert for the first time, my wife, myself and a couple of hundred other eager Norfolk reggae fans danced the evening away at Norwich’s Epic Studios. I must confess, in the run up I was slightly worried! I have […]

Jahguars - Dubs from South American Jungle - reggaerootsreview.com

Jahguars Dubs from South American Jungle digital download & limited cassette Records can be more than just words and music, it is the whole package that makes a truly special album. Good artwork has a big role to play and adds that special finishing touch. I bet you can think of plenty of examples of […]

Jungs & Mädels - On a Dub Tip - reggaerootsreview.com

Jungs & Mädels – On a Dub TipDigital Download (and LP if you can find one!) I have a feeling that this is the first German release I have written about on my blog. France, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Poland, Estonia and of course the UK have all featured so this is indeed new ground. […]

obert Dallas - Roots Garden - Med Tone - reggaerootsreview.com

Robert Dallas Prison Oval Rock – Roots Garden 7” Bearer of Bad News – Med Tone Records 7” Wow… intense is not the word for what I have been going through this last three months. I am heading on a non-music tangent here and may lose a few of you who are not into football, […]

City Kay - Strange Things - reggaerootsreview.com

City Kay – Strange Things Baco Records – CD, LP & Digital I know I am guilty sometimes of getting over excited about releases. Music is so personal, one persons “favourite album ever” is the next persons “meh, its ok”. This new album by City Kay called ‘Strange Things’ taps into my personal musical DNA, […]

Groundation - Each One Teach One - reggaerootsreview.com

Groundation – Each One Teach One / Each One Dub One Baco Records – Deluxe Re-mastered double CD, vinyl Over here in the UK we have been hit with Arctic style weather conditions, I don’t think I have experienced anything quite like it. The village I live in has been cut off for a couple […]

Cian Finn - This Applies in Dub - reggaerootsreview.com

Cian Finn – This Applies in Dub Emerald Isle & Steppas Records LP, Digital Hello, it has been a few weeks since I last put pen to paper (or fingers to keys). Between you and me I must admit blogging was stressing me a little. The words were not flowing and the pressure of trying to […]

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 […]

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 […]