Ladies Night On this special episode of Radio Pocho we dedicate our playlist to the women that bring heart and soul to music. Our dedicated listeners: amalia, Fabiola, Martha, Idalia, and Angela provide the tunes, we just press play.
Featuring music by: Mercedes Sosa, Pistolera, Quetzal, India Arie, Lisa Lisa and the Cult Jam, Selenas and much more…
What a crazy mix of sounds tonight – everything from the latest dub from the Droegenbwoys, to the Tuareg blues of Tinariwen, to the funtime Euro-jazz of 11 Acorn Lane, the Cuban jazz of Cachaito Lopez, and the 8-bit fun of YMCK from Japan. Brand new releases included: the free “Droegenbwoys meets the Online Dub Family” compilation; Dubtrak’s excellent “Rapture” album; the very cool Psychic Life EP (featuring Jah Wobble, Julie Campbell, & Keith Levene); and Roots Manuva’s new “4Everevolution” album. More new tunes tonight from Dubsmith, Sista M, Brandy Alexander Project + Laps, Earlyworm, Waitapu, Prince Rama, Mildtape, Dub Radix, and Larry Kucharz.
From the oldest dub album, to the freshest, newest dub albums, the Echo Chamber has it all. Starting off tonight with Java Java Java Java, the Clive Chin produced album that is sometimes referred to as the first dub album. Now Java Java Java Java is finally out on CD. As for brand new dub and roots, the show included the new dub compilations Virtual Dub 4 and Dubnight Chap.3: Revelation Flux, the new Ways and Means album from The Green (on Easy Star), and Empresarios’ Bestia EP (on Fort Knox). The other big highlight of the show was the Springline Jamaica:http://www.springlinejamaica.com mix Creation Vault Mixtape vol. 1 , featuring Creation Rockers, Yabass, The Manor, and HIMperial Rockers.