Rock It Down

KILLER selection of ska, rocksteady and early reggae from UK selector Alfalfa Sprouts. Don’t miss this one. The Classics – History of Africa (New Beat) Joe Gibbs – Hijacked (Amalgamated) Lester Stirling – Sir Collins Special (Collins Down Beat) Winston Francis – If your heart be lonely (Coxsone) Glen Adams – Mighty organ (Crab) The … Continue reading

Vans & The Blackouts In Jamaica

I love it when a (weed fueled) plan comes together… In 2011 Vans OTW and The Blackouts, Ako and Atiba Jefferson, set out to create a free reggae compilation featuring music from VP Records’ vast catalog of artists. VP Records houses the best in reggae and dance hall music and Ako and Atiba spent weeks … Continue reading

New Mosca Mix

Young producer Mosca made the music that excited me the most amongst the 2011 boom of hotshot studio whiz kids (actually, Nico Jaar gets a tie for first place) and now he’s joined the new on air roster at the UK’s sonic instituation, Radio 1. To celebrate and showcase this occasion, here’s a tight new … Continue reading