The New Face Of Reggae In The USA

Rebelution is only one of several USA based reggae bands that not only dominate the reggae music charts in America, but also pull the largest crowds on the live reggae music circuit. The power of the new breed of American roots reggae bands has also resulted in two of the fastest growing music festivals in the USA – California Roots Music and Arts Festival in Monterey, California, and Reggae Rise Up Florida Music Festival in St. Petersburg, Florida. Some of the more well known reggae bands based in the USA include Sublime, SOJA, Slightly Stoopid, Common Kings, J Boog, Iration, The Green, Stick Figure and Cultura Profética from Puerto Rico.

Six Essential Sly & Robbie Releases on Bandcamp

Sly & Robbie are affectionately known as the “The Riddim Twins” and have worked with legendary musicians like Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, Dennis Brown, and Black Uhuru. The list of tunes that they have contributed to reads like a primer of classic reggae hits. From Dave and Ansell Collins’s heavily-sampled “Double Barrel” to Gregory Issacs’s “What A Feeling,” and The Tamlins’s “Baltimore,” Sly & Robbie’s work is an integral part of the history of Jamaican music. The Dub Revolutionaries by Sly & Robbie, Mad Professor, Dean Fraser In addition to their status as reggae pioneers, the duo has worked with a variety of artists in the jazz, rock, pop and rap including Herbie Hancock, James Brown, Grace Jones, The Fugees,… Continue reading Six Essential Sly & Robbie Releases on Bandcamp

Heavyweight Rockaz – Heavyweight Rockaz

Heavyweight Rockaz Heavyweight Rockaz Notis Records Notis Soun featuring Vanessa Bongo Rudeboyz featuring BigRas and RiffRaff No Bad Dayz (Rmx) featuring Ding Dong Sweet Sensation featuring Jesse Royal Heart Of The City featuring Imeru Tafari Marijane Dancehall Style featuring Bay C We Are The Builders Trigger Boy Raggy Road (Dubstep Version)

Reflection Riddim – Drumwise / Greenstone

With over a decade of experience working various Reggae acts, musician/producer Drumwise a.k.a Calvin Canha announces his debut album “Reflection Riddim” out now and available everywhere you stream music, via Greenstone and his newly created Drumwise label. Produced entirely by Calvin Canha, “Reflection Riddim” celebrates the traditional Jamaican juggling culture and features powerhouse reggae artists Peetah Morgan, Jemere Morgan, Through The Roots, The Steppas, Fiji, Siaosi, Gavinchi Brown and more. Stream & Download: “Reflection Riddim” is a beautifully crafted compilation that showcases the diverse talents and sounds that exist in the global reggae community. Created amidst a global pandemic, each song on the album tells a unique story. Siaosi – Lightaz Through the Roots & Bo Napoleon – Only Man Peetah Morgan – There… Continue reading Reflection Riddim – Drumwise / Greenstone