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Archive for February, 2017

Feb
07/17
Video: John Brown’s Body – Hard Man Fe Dead

Directed by Jay Brown and animated by Paul Mihailoff here is the latest music video for John Brown’s Body’s song “Hard Man Fe Dead” featuring Karim Israel of Arise Roots from their latest studio album, Fireflies that was released via Easy Star Records. Lead singer Elliot Martin had this to say about the video: “Hard Man Fe Dead is a tribute to the late Prince Buster, and dedicated to the extended family of musicians that we are a part of. How good and pleasant it is to play some hard Reggae music with all these talented people!” You can purchase the album, Fireflies, on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Feb
07/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: The Elovaters

Massachusetts’ own, The Elovaters, formerly known as The Cornerstone, re-released their debut album, The Cornerstone, on January 20th and to celebrate their fresh start, we’re giving away their new song “Sweet Love” for FREE! Grab the song off the homepage and read more on the the South Shore 7-piece… (more…)

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Feb
02/17
Morgan Heritage Release New Single ‘Reggae Night’

Fresh off their Grammy Award winning album Strictly Roots for 2016’s Best Reggae Album, Morgan Heritage has recently unveiled their latest single “Reggae Night” -– the second track from their forthcoming studio album that is slated for a 2017 release. Having mastered their own identity of award-winning reggae music for over 23 years, the new track is certainly worthy of your attention. (more…)

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Feb
02/17
Gentleman’s Dub Club Announce ‘Dubtopia’ For April Release

British reggae favorites Gentleman’s Dub Club are entering their 11th year since their musical inception, and in keeping consistent with their every-other-year-release schedule they have announced that their third full-length album Dubtopia will be released on April 7, 2017 via Easy Star Records. The band will certainly have big shoes to fill in follow-up to 2015’s The Big Smoke, but are already showing no signs of slowing down with available snippets from their latest offering. (more…)

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Feb
01/17
Ali, Astro & Mickey’s UB40 U.S. Tour w/ Matisyahu & Raging Fyah

Founding UB40 members, vocalist Ali Campbell, second vocalist Astro and keyboardist Mickey Virtue have been moving full steam ahead since their 2014 reformation. Following an Unplugged + Greatest Hits release last November, the Birmingham, UK based reggae group has announced plans for a US tour with dates that include Matisyahu and Raging Fyah. (more…)

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Feb
01/17
Video: Queen Ifrica – Trueversation ft. Damian Marley

Jamaican award-winning singer, songwriter and social activist Queen Ifrica has released a music video for her new single “Trueversation” featuring Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley. The video was shot in Miami’s Wynwood district, directed by Antwan Smith. “Trueversation” is available for purchase by clicking HERE! The song will be featured on Ifrica’s third studio album, Climb, that will be available March 3rd 2017 via VP Records. Enjoy the song and video…

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Feb
01/17
The Expendables Release “Stay Now” ft. Eric Rachmany

This year marks the 20th anniversary of reggae surf-rockers The Expendables, and they are most definitely kicking off 2017 in style. If you haven’t heard their new single “Stay Now” featuring Rebelution’s Eric Rachmany -– you should probably stop whatever you are doing and take a few moments to allow the new track to grace your speakers with its presence. (more…)

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