Saturday, October 24, 2009

DJ Kyle Supreme Revival Session

DJ Kyle Supreme of Jamaica mixes up classic Studio One, Treasure Isle and a few Trojan selections inna fine style. An essential blend of hit riddim and obscure tunes mostly from the late 60's and early 70's. Featuring: Joseph Hill, The Ethiopian, Lone Ranger, Bob Andy, Marcia Griffiths, Slim Smith, Don Evans & The Paragons, Dobby Dobson, Dennis Brown, The Sensations, Freddie McKay, The Silvertones and many more... Highly rated. Running time: 34 minutes.
Nuff respect DJ Kyle... pure irie vibes the man a promote! Thanks for the link up...
dj kyle on myspace

Voodoo Child Reggae Stylee 2007 - Tony Rankin and Bangkok Massive

Voodoo Child Reggae Style 2007 Video by Tony Rankin and Friends - MySpace Video
Tony Rankin and the Bangkok Massive . Pure niceness in Thailand... Voodoo Child pon the Revolution riddim!!

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Turbulence - 7'' Pre-release Mixtape 2001-2009

Turbulence - Hatred Is Not The Way Mixtape. More Turbulence, this time a compilation of 7'' put out over the last eight years. Pure roots 'n' culture and consciousness over some of the biggest one-drop, new roots and bingi riddims. Unity call! 33 tunes, 24 producers... Riddim like Jah Is Love, Rasta Meditation, Borderline, Spiritual War, Justice, Magical, Passion, Rocking Time, Drop Leaf, Outta Road, Zion Way, Sweet Sop, Jah Powers, Zulu Chant, Playlist, Frontline, Lion Paw, Alarm Clock and more. Combinations and version-sharing with Norris Man, Lutan Fyah, Chezidek, Spectacular, Perfect and Lorenzo. Dub versions. It a higher trod ting...

Continuously conscious mix. 79 minutes.

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Blazing Burning Flame - Lovers Rock Hits 2009

Lovers Rock Hits 2009. The biggest lovers tunes of the year. Highlights include the irie, fresh cut of the Craven Puppy riddim from Cousins. Prince Malachi comes out with a vocal tour de force on Dancing Shoes (maybe his best effort yet?) and Peter Spence re-visits the 1982 Little John hit Janet Sinclair while Gregory Isaacs is caught in good form. Nice combinations from Richie Spice & Alison Hinds, Marcia Griffiths & Busy Signal, Tarrus Riley & Alaine and Jah Cure & Keisha Cole. Also features Gyptian, Lloyd Brown, Spanner Banner, Peter Morgan, Conkarah, Bunny Rugs, Mikey Spice, Roger Robin, Duane Stephenson, Mitch, Maxi Priest, Courtney John, Determine, JC Lodge, Junior Kelly, Sanchez, Beenie Man and Twin of Twins. Continuous mix, nuff version. Running time: 79 minutes.
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Junior Kelly - Black African Star 2001

Junior Kelly - Black African Star 2001. Special request...

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Gramps Morgan - 2 Sides Of My Heart Vol.1

OUT NOW! Crucial debut solo album from Gramps Morgan - 2 Sides Of My Heart - Volume 1. Sixteen tracks, including the hits Wash the Tears, Higher In Love and One in a Million. Beautifully crafted conscious roots reggae, lovers rock and spirituals, much in the Peter Tosh tradition. Nice combinations with Buju Banton (Power of Prayer - follow-up to 1999's 23rd Psalm) and India Arie. Producers include Bobby 'Digital' Dixon, Mark Myrie (Buju), Kemar 'Flava' McGregor, Colin 'Bulby' York, Robert "Dubwise" Browne, Paul Kastick and Kirk Bennett. One of the albums of the year and well worth the long wait!

Available direct from Gramps for preview, mp3 download & mail order CD for $16 (£10) at: