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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 […]

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Koffee – Burning

Get used to Koffee being a giant name in Reggae circles. 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 […]

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1972 – The Disco / Reggae 1st Wave

Disco is the quintessential Dance music. In its early days the comparison to Reggae was virtually indistinguishable to the untrained ear. This entry touches on that affiliation. Cymande – Bra (1972) Before the name was […]

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Akasha: Mother of Exiles

Mother Of Exiles by Akasha This is a concept album from a Chicago Reggae band. Let that sink in for a minute. Traditionally Chicago Reggae is played to inebriated Cubs fans looking for momentary, background […]

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Bob Marley: Electro Reggae Pioneer

Bob Marley was among the first Reggae musicians to incorporate a drum machine into his recordings. The Wailers were tour openers for Sly & The Family Stone in the early 70’s. Sly’s album “There’s a […]