May 18, 2008
Archive of the 5/17/08 broadcast
This weeks Sounds of the Caribbean starts off with driving roots music from Burning Spear, Ernie Smith, The Twinkle Brothers and new music from Groundation Music. Hot new music from the likes of Richie Spice, Morgan Heritage, Jamelody, Dezarie, Tarrus Riley, and Bitty Mclean is also in the mix this week. We ride classic riddims made famous by Black Uhuru which includes Guess Who's Coming To Dinner and the new General Penitentiary riddim. Also on the riddim tip we ride The Dark Skin Riddim, The Rumors riddim and The hot new Tune In Riddim. A pumping dancehall segment includes music from Sean Paul, Elephant Man & Rihanna, DeMarco, and Wayne Wonder.
This weeks Dub Zone features King Tubby mixed dub shots from some of the best bands in reggae history including The Roots Radics, and The Soul Syndicate. Extended mixes by Johnny Clarke, Michael Palmer and Aswad, Wayne Wade, and Ray Naphtai and Roy Ranking can also be heard.