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Jake Robertz – Ophidia

Jake Robertz presents an ominous twist to “Lose Control” (track 4), the Kush Arora / MC ZULU collaboration. The overall tone of his new project Ophidia combines ambient, melodic overtones with a Drum & Bass, […]

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Afro B – Afrowave 2

If you have recently visited any given club setting and the dance floor suddenly dropped out from under you, it’s probably because Afro B’s “Drogba” (Joanna) was playing. The judicious employment of an occasional, subatomic […]

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MC ZULU – Dogs of War (Studio Session)

“Cry Havoc! and let slip the dogs of war” The lyrics in this song quote Shakespeare, reference the WikiLeaks situation and are guaranteed to take one’s understanding of the universe to a higher level. It’s […]

History

1978 – The Disco / Reggae 2nd Wave

No other music genre has ever managed to achieve the popularity that was enjoyed by Disco, especially in the late 1970s. The omnipresent dance craze existed in its own right alongside Rock idols of the […]

Babylon System - The Hammer
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Babylon System – The Hammer

When Reggae singers talk about “Babylon System” it is a non-specific dig at the Western superpowers who oppress others by way of neo-colonialism, economic warfare, guns/drugs flooding “urban” neighborhoods and the creation of ghettos. The […]

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Koffee – Burning

Get used to Koffee being covered extensively on this site. The teenaged Reggae phenom kicked in the doors of the music industry with a sharp, quick-witted delivery (which she credited in part to Chicago Reggae […]