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 […]

Rebel Lion - One Big Family - reggaerootsreview.com

One Big Family Celebrating 20 years of Rebel Lion Saturday 29 December 2017, 8pm-3am The Owl Sanctuary, Norwich, UK I guess if you are reading this then you are a serious reggae fan and you don’t need me to tell you that sound system culture is the lifeblood of reggae. Taking the UK as an […]

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, […]

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 […]