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mainly reggae, from early ska through to the latest tunes, with a bit of northern soul and early r'n'b

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mainly reggae, from early ska through to the latest tunes, with a bit of northern soul and early r'n'b

    Roots Rock Reggae

    Roots Rock Reggae

    Happy New Year

    After many trials and tribulations here's some 70s (mainly) tunes. This Friday I'm being let loose on the decks again, if you are in the area (Bangor) get yourselves down to the Cove for for a skank to the djs from the fabulous Skanking Sounds powered by Red House HiFi. You may or may not hear some of these tunes.

    Tracklist
    1 – sylford walker – deuteronomy
    2 – mikey dread – yoruba rock
    3 – burning spear – wadada
    4 – i roy – heart don't leap
    5 – burning spear – telegram dub
    6 – the itals – brutal
    7 – sly and robbie – from the grass dub
    8 – brent dowe – forward up
    9 – unknown dj – hold the challis
    10 – the tidals – ring version
    11 – i roy – natty down de
    12 – brent dowe – things you say you love
    13 – gladstone anderson – pye pye
    14 – shorty the president – fat fat dub
    15 – culture and nicodemus -disco train (all 9 minutes of it!)

    • 1 hr
    rocksteady rock my soul part 8

    rocksteady rock my soul part 8

    What can I say, sorry for the delay, hope it's worth the wait.
    If you'd also like some dancehall pop over to
    https://www.mixcloud.com/VinylVagabond/smilin-girl-vinyl-vagabonds-4-international-womans-day/
    if that's not enough for you grab a ticket and come to this – u know 2018 - reggae for days.
    https://www.wegottickets.com/f/11670

    Rocksteady rock my soul part 8

    tracklist

    1 Tommy McCook – heatwave
    2 Valentines – all in one
    3 Skatalites – brand new ska
    4 Ethiopians – owe me no pay me
    5 Hopeton Lewis – sound and pressure
    6 Monty Morris – play it cool
    7 Consumates – what is it
    8 Enos McLeod – you can never get away
    9 Prince Buster – another sad lonely night
    10 Termites – love up, kiss up
    11 Conquerers – come let us dance
    12 Gaylettes – silent river
    13 Untouchables – prisoner of love
    14 Tommy McCook – zazuka
    15 Jupiters – return of ezekial
    16 Freedom Singers – stop them
    17 Cables – fast mouth
    18 Slim Smith – give me some loving
    19 Ethiopians – you are the girl
    20 West Indians – I mean it
    21 Prince Buster – too hot
    22 Lynn Taitt – napoleon solo

    • 58 min
    RIDING HIGH

    RIDING HIGH

    RIDING HIGH
    No theme, just selectors choice. Mainly rocksteady for your listening pleasure.

    Track List

    1 Paragons – riding on a high on a windy day
    2 Alton Ellis – all my tears
    3 Desmond Dekker – wise man
    4 Ken Boothe - artibella
    5 Melodians – everybody bawling
    6 Gregory Isaacs – open the door to your heart
    7 I Roy – step right up
    8 you don’t care version
    9 Winston Scotland - buttercup
    10 Douglas Boothe – when I fall in love
    11 Hopeton Lewis – sound and pressure
    12 Busters All Stars – sounds and pressure
    13 Hopeton Lewis – cool collie
    14 Jojo and the Fugitives – the lecture
    15 Nora Dean - Barbwire
    16 Three Tops – it’s raining
    17 Soul Vendors – arena special
    18 Count Prince Millar – mule train
    19 Winston Shand – throw me corn

    • 50 min
    deck the dancehall

    deck the dancehall

    Merry Christmas. All roads lead to Ruthin this Friday - i'm being let loose on the dancehall decks - i'm so happy.
    If you are there you may hear one or two of these. Many thanks to Jim and the pressure sounds crew and root soundsystem.

    tracklist
    1 Courtney Melody - champion sound
    2 Cocoa T, Home T, Cutty Ranks - going is rough
    3 Dennis Brown, Gregory Isaacs - big all around
    4 Chaka Demus - original kuff
    5 Dirtsman - Thank you
    6 Little Twitch - respect due
    7 Lt Stitchie - flip up
    8 Dirtsman - nah sell out
    9 Shabba Ranks - get up
    10 Dirtsman - hot this year
    11 Buccaneer - hey girl
    12 Red Dragon - inna the bush
    13 Chaka Demus - ital man
    14 Capleton - chalice
    15 Anthony B - smoke the best
    16 Wayne Wonder ft Textra - blazin
    17 Skarra Mucci - raggamuffin

    • 59 min
    SKA TA BRAIN

    SKA TA BRAIN

    Oh my goodness, I’ve been allowed on the decks again to play some ska. This Saturday all roads lead to Neuadd Ogwen in Bethesda for a night of ska with Scotland’s top ska band Bombskare.
    If you come along you may hear one, some or all of these tunes……

    Tracklist

    1 JJ Allstars – soup
    2 Monty & The Cyclones - silky
    3 Jackie Mittoo - killer diller
    4 Baby Earl & The Trini-Dads - back slop
    5 Stranger Cole - ruff & tuff
    6 Roy Panton - run old man
    7 Prince Buster & The All Stars - madness
    8 Theo Beckford - ska ta brain
    9 Rico & Duke Reid's All Stars – magic
    10 Bob Marley – judge not
    11 Prince buster – time longer than rope
    12 The English beat – jackpot
    13 Los Hooligans – mafioso ska
    14 C hyman – the ska rhythm
    15 Tommy Mccook And Skatalites – cotton tree
    16 Patrick & Edwards Allstars - iron curtain
    17 Dave Barker – double barrel version
    18 Lloyd & Glen - jezebel
    19 The Soul Brothers – early bird
    20 Karl 'King Cannon' Bryan & The Harry J All Stars – soul scorcher
    21 The Soul Vendors – ringo rock

    • 55 min
    jah shaka

    jah shaka

    Shaka Showcase

    This Friday all dub pathways lead to Hendre Hall, Jah Shaka will be running things from 8 til 3.
    Here’s some tunes to get you in the mood.

    1 be thankful dub
    2 creator dub
    3 I see jah dub
    4 kingdom_dub
    5 Jah Shaka & Jah Stitch - ragga muffin style
    6 Ras Michael And The Sons Of Negus - none a jah jah children
    7 Aswad & Jah Shaka - drum dub
    8 very, very good dub
    9 Vivian Jones - red eyes (12”)
    10 Jah Shaka & Willie Williams - natty with a cause
    11 dub for everyone
    12 rosie dub
    13 messenger dub
    14 blood dunza dub
    15 Jah Shaka meets King Tubby - jealousy dubplate
    16 Earl Sixteen - the rastaman
    17 identity dub
    18 homeland dub
    19 bickle dub

    • 1 hr 13 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

Kindred Earth ,

thanks

thanks for bringin' back the show. missed your style and selection!

joepcv ,

rasta

i work in a stiff federal office, i balance the majority… thanks, amazing collection of tunes

SeeToddSmile ,

smilin with smilin girl

I've been listening to this podcast for over 3 years and have loved every minute of it!

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