Talented LA-based reggae band The Lions took over their label’s latest podcast for Stones Throw Podcast 77. Hit the link for options to stream it, download the podcast, or to download the direct mp3. They should have a new album out sooner or later. Via Passion of the Weiss.
Yes I. Disorda of Suspect Packages fame is back with another installment of Dub Chronicles. This one’s “a Rootsy Dub Steppas flex” with mostly tracks from the last two years and some oldies mixed in too. Available streaming and for download.
My friend Benjie (the artistic genius behind several of the latest and most popular Selector graphics) randomly asked me if there is Halloween reggae. Funnily enough, each and every year, the Distinctly Jamaican Sounds blog put together a Halloween reggae mix, one day at a time. Each song is paired with a great horror poster graphic. Enjoy.
New reggae mix action from LA’s own mighty mighty DJ Daz. CHECK IT. Heavy on the dancehall classics. Stream it or download it.
Do you remember the good old days before the ghost town? The Hot 8 Brass Band outta the Big Easy pay tribute to The Specials with this loose and easy-going rendition of the 1981 2nd wave ska hit. The song is unfortunately appropriate for the current state of New Orleans. Via Egotripland.
While almost all the Summer 2012 Selector tees have sold out on our own online shop, head over to LA-based online retailer Digital Gravel, who have just restocked most of the collection, adding in some new colors in the process.
This latest podcast from the mighty mighty Deadly Dragon Sound gets off to a great start with some classic Shine – the very digital “Reprimand.” Investigate more of this classic Flatbush Hotstepping ’90s Style with the bonafide experts. Reminds me of high school.
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