A steamy summer night…in a haze of ganja smoke…with tons of new tunes. Opened the show with the very cool Prince Fatty presents Hollie Cook In Dub album from Mr. Bongo Records. Another highlighted new release tonight was the “Guidency” single (featuring Omar Perry) on the “Don’t Let Them” riddim from the Mungo’s Hi-Fi (Scotch Bonnet Records). Also making its debut was the Delayrium album from Jah Acid Dub, as did the “Ya Sta Qi” EP from Superpendejos (on Urban World). And then there was the ganja smoke…from this week’s summer mix: an excerpt from Tom Chasteen’s Magic Marijuana Megamix. Selector Tom Chasteen presents an all ganja tune, all vinyl mix in honor of 4:20 (2011). Also new in the mix: a brand new single from Jimmy Cliff, from his upcoming “Rebirth” release; a new unreleased track from Zion Dirty Sound; Eljai’s hot “Frenemy” single; a new version of the Mutant Frogs “Vibe Steady” track; and a new dubplate from Alpha Steppa.
Songs of Praise is a Gospel Music Program that mixes the old with the new. Traditional as well as local gospel artist are asked to submit their music for air play. This is a show that is here for every gospel or inspirational music artist who will take the steps necessary to get their music onto the world's airwaves.
DJSLT ("Across The Board" Fridays 2-5AM) and David Wiley (formerly of "Mystery Train") created and presented this weeks show. If you missed it, check out the archive (until around 5PM July 7th). I think you will agree it was exceptional. Great job guys!