12/19/2013 African Rhythms


Take a break from the bustle of the holiday hustle with two hours of dub, roots, rock steady and ska on this week's African Rhythms. The great Alton Ellis is featured along with plenty of music from other stalwarts like Dennis Brown, Cornell Campbell, Lee Perry and a host of others with Brad, General Moses, Deborah and Jojo.

Playlist Tracks: 
Tetrack - Understand Me Now Man
Album: 12"; Label: Rockers
Cornell Campbell - The Sun
Album: 7"; Label: Clef
Augustus Pablo - A Java Instrumental (version)
Album: Message Music; Label: Pressure Sounds
Lee Perry - Roast Fish & Cornbread
Album: Ape-ology; Label: Island
Jah Lion & the Upsetters - Truth & Rights
Album: Roaring Lion; Label: Pressure Sounds
Abyssinians - Jah Loves
Album: Arise; Label: Tuff Gong
Freddie McGregor - Roots Man Skanking
Album: 7"; Label: Thompson Sound
Johnny Clark - Rockers Time Now
Album: Rockers Time Now; Label: Frontline
Gladiators - Looks Is Deceiving
Album: Trenchtown Mix Up; Label: Virgin
Heptones - Can't Hide From Jah
Album: Good Life; Label: Greensleeves
Dennis Brown - Africa
Album: 7"; Label: Observer
Justin Hines & the Dominoes - Dip & Fall Back
Album: Jezebel; Label: Island
Scientist - Track One
Album: Scientist Wins the World Cup; Label: Greensleeves
Ernest Ranglin - Fade Away
Album: Memories of Barber Mack; Label: Island Jazz
Alton Ellis - Why Birds Follow Spring
Album: Be True to Yourself; Label: Trojan
Alton Ellis - Sunday Coming
Album: 7"; Label: Studio One
Alton Ellis - Rock Steady
Album: Roots of Reggae: Rock Steady; Label: Rhino
Alton & the Flames - Cry Tough
Album: Duke Reid's Treasure Chest; Label: Heartbeat
Ken Boothe & Stranger Cole - Arte Bella
Album: Ska Bonanza; Label: Heartbeat
Ethiopians - Reggae Hit the Town
Album: Reggae Hit the Town; Label: Trojan
Delroy Wilson - Better Must Come
Album: Better Must Come; Label: Trojan
Derrick Morgan - No Dice
Album: Moon Hop; Label: Trojan
Gregory Isaacs - Cool Down the Pace
Album: 10"; Label: African Museum
Chronixx - Here Comes Trouble
Album: 7"; Label: Rootsman
Ja-Man All Stars - Nuclear Bomb
Album: In the Dub Zone; Label: Blood & Fire
Busy Signal - The Gambler
Album: Reggae's Gone Country; Label: VP
Skatalites - Herb Man Dub
Album: Heroes of Reggae in Dub; Label: Motion
Air Date: 
December 19, 2013

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