35 episodes

Talking to people who live their lives in Dub & Reggae. A series of in depth interviews with artists, sound systems, promoters and all kinds of people that have spent their lives in the world of Dub & Reggae. It's hosted by Steve from Vibronics, who has been producing Roots Reggae Dub for over 20 years, runs the SCOOPS Records label and performs regularly all over the world.

Life In Dub Podcast with Steve Vibronics lifeindub

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    • 5.0 • 21 Ratings

Talking to people who live their lives in Dub & Reggae. A series of in depth interviews with artists, sound systems, promoters and all kinds of people that have spent their lives in the world of Dub & Reggae. It's hosted by Steve from Vibronics, who has been producing Roots Reggae Dub for over 20 years, runs the SCOOPS Records label and performs regularly all over the world.

    Life In Dub #35 with Adrian Sherwood

    Life In Dub #35 with Adrian Sherwood

    This week my guest is Adrian Sherwood, the legendary dub producer from the south of England behind the On-U label and so many groundbreaking music projects. We talk a lot about those early days when Adrian was first immersing himself in music and about what it's like to release, distribute & hustle music as well as his work with unforgettable artists like Prince Far-I & Bim Sherman .. Adrian is a great guy with a unique perspective on music so sit back and enjoy his musical journey !


     


    www.lifeindub.com


    www.vibronics.co.uk/


    www.instagram.com/vibronicsdub

    • 53 min
    Life In Dub #34 with Dub Creator

    Life In Dub #34 with Dub Creator

    This week my guest is Dub Creator, or DC as I have always known him. He is based in the Netherlands and many will know him for his excellent vocal and dub tracks he has produced for the King Shiloh label with artists like Lyrical Benjie, Peter Broggs & Earl 16 .. we talk about when we met 20 years ago, the MP3 digital music revolution and his studio work with many top class vocalists  .. enjoy !


     


    www.lifeindub.com


    www.vibronics.co.uk/


    www.instagram.com/vibronicsdub

    • 47 min
    Life In Dub #33 with Earl Sixteen

    Life In Dub #33 with Earl Sixteen

    This week my guest is Earl 16 - Yabby You, Dennis Brown, Michael Rose, Lee Perry, King Tubby, Studio One .. if you want to find out about the hey day of Jamaican music production, you need to talk to someone who was right in the thick of it and that’s Earl 16 singer, songwriter, entertainer and all round musical ambassador. We also talk about Leftfield, Dreadzone and Earl’s work beyond Reggae as well as his own Merge record label .. enjoy !


     


    www.lifeindub.com


    www.vibronics.co.uk/


    www.instagram.com/vibronicsdub

    • 57 min
    Life In Dub #32 with Dan I

    Life In Dub #32 with Dan I

    This week my guest is Dan-I, the vocalist, producer and sound system operator from Northern Italy. Now known for his Imperial Sound Army Sound System, he started out as a singer and musician back in Italy, we have a really interesting chat about how things have developed in Italy, and what it takes to run a big Sound Sound System as well as his work with Alpha & Omega and much much more .. enjoy !!


     


    www.instagram.com/vibronicsdub


    www.lifeindub.com/


    www.vibronics.co.uk/

    • 48 min
    Life In Dub #31 with Mad Professor

    Life In Dub #31 with Mad Professor

    This week may guest is Mad Professor. We have been planning this interview since the start of the podcast, so it was great to finally get to talk about his life in dub. We get  some amazing insight into how he started out, the barriers he encountered, and the struggles he overcame at the start of an incredible career, as well as talk about his new book he is writing as well as tales of Jah Shaka, Sandra Cross and more .. Enjoy !!


     


    www.instagram.com/vibronicsdub


    www.lifeindub.com/


    www.vibronics.co.uk/

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Life In Dub #30 with Partial Records

    Life In Dub #30 with Partial Records

    This week my guest is Liam from Partial Records. Partial is known for its well established track record in re-issuing great music that’s usually hard to get hold of, as well as some killer new productions. For this episode of the podcast, we decided to try something different, and look more deeply at some of these classic tracks that Partial have re-issued and learn more about what it's like to run a small independent reggae label specialising in vinyl .. enjoy !!


     


    Podcast website : www.lifeindub.com/


    www.instagram.com/vibronicsdub


    www.lifeindub.com/


    www.vibronics.co.uk/

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

ManchesterIsRed ,

Give thanks for this podcast

amazing to hear interviews with Artists & Sounds that I’ve followed for over 20 years.Big Up to Steve Vibronics.

John Eden ,

Essential dub and sound system history

Every episode of this superb series has crucial insights from key players in the UK and wider dub scene. Steve Vibronics is a great interviewer that always gets the best out of the artists. Black history and social history abounds among the music chat. Uplifting!

Trizzlamm ,

Great listen if you love uk reggae

Growing up in the 90’s uk dub scene I recently discovered this podcast and have so enjoyed it- brilliant guests, love the depth and brilliantly hosted by mr Vibronics ❤️💛💚

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