12/30/2011 Radio Antilles

 

Guest Host: Dale Loomer
Playing some big name Reggae stars, some lesser known ska artists, going back in the 60's, 70's and 80's and opening a brand new CD, right out of the package.
Played a few tracks from the Reggae Mt Rushmore of: Bob Marley, Jimmy Cliff, Peter Tosh and Toots Hibbert. Found some other old-time sounds with the Gladiators, Mighty Diamonds & Alton Ellis. Took a few quick tours to the past with Eddy Grant and Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band. Unearthed a local gem with the Jinkies; a new-old favorite with Chris Murray; and closed the show with a NEW track by Garland Jeffreys, right out of the CD package and coming to town in 3 weeks, at the Ritz in NE Mpls.


Playlist Tracks: 
Zap Mama with Michael Franti - Hey Brotha
Album: Super Moon; Label: Heads Up
Laid Back - Groovin on a Feeling
Album: World Party; Label: Putumayo
Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band - Cherchez La Femme
Album: The Very Best of Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band; Label: RCA
Eddy Grant - Welcome to La Tigre
Album: Welcome to La Tigre; Label: Ice Records
The Gladiators - Symbol of Reality
Album: Symbol of Reality; Label: Nighthawk
Alton Ellis - What Does It Take to Win Your Love
Album: Sunday Coming; Label: HeartBeat
Mighty Diamonds - Surely
Album: Speak the Truth; Label: Ras
Jimmy Cliff - Wonderful World, Beautiful People
Album: In Concert; Label: Reprise
Alton Ellis - These Eyes
Album: Sunday Coming; Label: HeartBeat
Toots & the Maytals - Precious, Precious
Album: Time Tough; Label: Chronicles
Toots Hibbert - It's a Shame
Album: Toots in Memphis; Label: Mango
Garland Jeffreys - Dance Up
Album: Guts for Love; Label: Epic
Garland Jeffreys - The Answer
Album: Don't Call Me Buckwheat; Label: RCA
Bob Marley & the Wailers - Kaya
Album: Kaya; Label: Island
Peter Tosh - Ketchy, Shuby
Album: Honorary Citizen; Label: Columbia
Chris Murray with the Secondhands - Thrill Me Up
Album: Love & Affection in the Key of Ska; Label: MoonSka
Doreen Schaffer & the Skatalites - Welcome You Back Home
Album: Stretchin' Out; Label: Roir
Highball Holiday - Ignorance
Album: Love & Affection in the Key of Ska; Label: MoonSka
Leah Drury, Christie Reiss and the Jinkies - Road Trip
Album: The Jinkies; Label: Kingpin
the New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble - Love & Affection
Album: Love & Affection in the Key of Ska; Label: MoonSka
The Allstonians - Miss Understood
Album: The Allston Beat; Label: MoonSka
The Allstonians - Falling
Album: Go You; Label: MoonSka
Allstonians - Emily Slumber
Album: The Allston Beat; Label: MoonSka
Garland Jeffreys - Love is Not a Cliche
Album: The King of In-Between; Label: Luna Park
Program: 
Air Date: 
December 30, 2011

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