12/26/2012 Echo Chamber

 

Tonight was the annual Christmas In Dub special... What a fun mix of yuletide reggae, dub, club, jazz, lounge, and world exotica we put together this year. A bunch of reggae Christmas tunes from the likes of Yellowman, Horace Andy, The Ethiopians, Bluebeat Players, David Powell, The Drastics, L&S symfHoney, McPullish, Jacob Miller & Ray I, Jah Iriest Artists, Likkle Mai, The Kingstonians, Beres Hammond, Jah Jah meets Yaba Radics & Gibsy, Abassi All Stars, Kaysha Lee, Tommy McCook, Toots & the Maytals, and others. Plus yuletide gems from our Dub Club Tiki Lounge, including the artists Redtenbacher's Funkestra, (James G.) Skafish, Hal Blaine, Esquivel, Pink Martini, 11 Acorn Lane, The Blue Hawaiians, J.Boogie, The Dub Three-o, Macklin Underdown, Vince Guaraldi (remixed...and straight-up), Fort Knox Allstars, Eban Schletter, Louis Armstrong/The Orb, Billie Holiday/Yesking, Duke Ellington, and more. What a fun, dubwise holiday party it was!

Playlist Tracks: 
Black Omega - Wish U Merry Christmas
Album: online single; Label: direct from artist
McPullish - Jingle Down Babylon
Album: N/A; Label: Charlie's
*David Powell - Skanker Claus
Album: N/A; Label: direct from artist
Scientist - Jingle Bells Dub
Album: Dub for Daze -V.2 - Scientist: Dub Science; Label: RAS / Sanctuary
L&S SymfHoney - Christmas in Jamaica
Album: N/A; Label: Malyshe
Rupie Edwards - Christmas Parade
Album: Reggae Christmas; Label: Trojan
The Ethiopians - Ding Dong Bell
Album: Reggae Christmas; Label: Trojan
The Drastics - A Frosty Dub
Album: N/A; Label: Renegade
Likkle Mai - I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
Album: Reggae with Xmas Lovers [various artists]; Label: King Japan
Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra - Silver Lining
Album: Reggae with Xmas Lovers [various artists]; Label: King Japan
Abassi All Stars - World Peace Dub
Album: World Peace EP; Label: Deep Root
*Redtenbacher's Funkestra - We Wish You a Merry Jingle Bells Christmas
Album: A Very Funky Christmas; Label: Wooden Hat
(James G.) Skafish - Jingle Bells
Album: Tidings of Comfort and Joy; Label: La Befana
Bluebeat Players - A Little Christmas Gift
Album: cd single; Label: Daiki Sound
J Boogie - Under the Christmas Tree
Album: hOMe for the Holidays [various artists]; Label: OM
Billie Holiday/Yesking - I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
Album: Verve Christmas Remixed [various artists]; Label: Verve
Louis Armstrong/The Orb - What a Wonderful World
Album: Verve Christmas Remixed [various artists]; Label: Verve
The Cathedral Brass/Mocean Worker - Joy to the World
Album: Christmas Remixed; Label: Six Degrees
11 Acorn Lane - Silent Night
Album: Happy Holy Days; Label: Wooden Hat
Jah Iriest Artists - Sensimilla Chorus
Album: Yard Style Christmas [various artists]; Label: MIC
Yellowman - We Wish You a Reggae Christmas
Album: A Very, Very Yellow Christmas; Label: Ras
Michigan & Smiley - Drummer Boy
Album: Trojan Christmas Box Set [various artists]; Label: Trojan
The Kingstonians - Merry Christmas
Album: Trojan Christmas Box Set [various artists]; Label: Trojan
Beres Hammond - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Album: Trojan Christmas Box Set [various artists]; Label: Trojan
Fort Knox All Stars - Xmas Dub Time (remix of Christmas Time Is Here)
Album: N/A; Label: Fort Knox
Dennis "Blackbeard" Bovell - What a Wonderful World
Album: N/A; Label: YouTube download
Macklin Underdown - A Very Dub Spector Christmas
Album: N/A; Label: Soundcloud.com
Bing Crosby/Turntable Terrorist/Dr. Strangedub - White Christmas (EC Remix '96) (excerpt)
Album: White Christmas; Label: self-release
Jah Jah meets Yaba Radics & Gibsy - Christmas Special (excerpt)
Album: N/A; Label: Springline
Kaysha Lee - Happy Holidays (Dubstyle)
Album: online single; Label: Life Felt Music Group
Horace Andy - Christmas Time
Album: Christmas Greetings from Studio One [various artists]; Label: Studio 1/Heartbeat
Toots & the Maytals - Christmas Feeling Ska
Album: Christmas Greetings from Studio One [various artists]; Label: Studio 1/Heartbeat
Eban Schlaetter - We Three Kings
Album: Eban Schlaetter's Cosmic Christmas; Label: Oglio
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Christmas Time Is Here
Album: A Charlie Brown Christmas (soundtrack); Label: Fantasy
McPullish - Dub the Halls
Album: N/A; Label: Charlie's
Pink Martini - White Christmas Pt. 2 (ft. Saori Yuki)
Album: Joy To The World; Label: Heinz Records
Jacob Miller & Ray-I - Deck the Halls
Album: Natty Christmas ; Label: Trojan / VP
Stingers ATX (ft. Sledge from The Toasters) - What a Wonderful World (vocal dub mix by d.j. babyswiss)
Album: (sources) this good thing & Represent Audio CD Music Magazine ; Label: Jump Up/Represent
The Dualers - Miss Santa Claus
Album: Get Festive vol. 1; Label: Galley
Duke Ellington - Arabesque Cookie (Arabian Dance)
Album: Three Suites; Label: Columbia
Tommy McCook - The World Needs Love
Album: Come Rock With Me in Jamaica [various artists]; Label: Treasure Isle
Signs ov Chaos - Rhythm ov Life
Album: Frankenscience; Label: Earache
Scientist vs. Pinch & Emika - 2012 Dub
Album: Scientist Lanches Dubstep into Outer Space; Label: Tectonic/Multiverse
Hal Blaine - Love-In (December)
Album: Psychedelic Percussion; Label: Dunhill/Harkit
Jaymz Bee & the Royal Jelly Orchestra - Carol of the Bells
Album: A Christmas Cocktail; Label: Milan
Lionel Hampton - Gin for Christmas
Album: Tempo and Swing; Label: Bluebird
LED vs. Panaphonic - My Favorite Things
Album: The Reindeer Room Volume II [various artists]; Label: Kriztal
Charles Afton - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairies
Album: The Reindeer Room Volume II [various artists]; Label: Kriztal
Kurbis Blumen - We Three Kings
Album: The Reindeer Room Volume II [various artists]; Label: Kriztal
Pitbull - Don't Stop the Party (ft. TJR)
Album: Global Warming; Label: RCA
The Dualers - Jack Frost
Album: Get Festive vol. 1; Label: Galley
The Blue Hawaiians - Jungle Bells
Album: Christmas on Big Island; Label: Restless
Arthur Lyman - Winter Wonderland
Album: ...with a Christmas Vibe; Label: hifi/Ryko
The Blue Hawaiians - Enchanted Christmas
Album: Christmas on Big Island; Label: Restless
Joe Loco Quintet - Jingle Bells
Album: Mambo Santa Mambo [various artists]; Label: Rhino
Duke Ellington - Chinoiserie (Chinese Dance)
Album: Three Suites; Label: Columbia
Duke Ellington - Dance of the Floreadores (Waltz of the Flowers
Album: Three Suites; Label: Columbia
Billy May - Snowfall Cha Cha
Album: Mambo Santa Mambo [various artists]; Label: Rhino
Esquivel - Snowfall
Album: merry xmas from the space-age bachelor pad; Label: Bar/None
Esquivel - Sun Valley Ski Run
Album: merry xmas from the space-age bachelor pad; Label: Bar/None
Richie Phoe - Four Seasons
Album: Echo Outernational; Label: Balanced
Richie Phoe - Bumpy's Lament
Album: Echo Outernational; Label: Balanced
Richie Phoe - Apache Rising
Album: Echo Outernational; Label: Balanced
Joe Gibbs Family of Artists - Side 'A' medley (excerpt)
Album: Reggae Christmas; Label: JGM
Program: 
Air Date: 
December 26, 2012