Video: J Boog – “Good Cry” (ft. Chaka Demus)

For the second year in a row, J Boog has received a Grammy Nomination for Best Reggae Album with his 11/18/2016 release of Wash House Ting. The album is 14 tracks and includes guest appearances by Gramps Morgan, Buju Banton, Fiji, Chaka Demus and more. Here is the music video for “Good Cry” that was […]

Reggae Rise Up Florida 2018 Lineup Revealed

Tis the season for Thanksgiving hangovers and food comas, but as the holidays approach that also means music festival season is right around the corner and a plethora of lineups will soon be revealed. Perhaps none more appealing than the 2018 installment of Reggae Rise Up Florida featuring a headliner trio of Rebelution, Damian “JR […]

2018 Grammy Nominees For Best Reggae Album

On Sunday, January 28, 2018 on CBS from 7:30–11 p.m. ET, the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards will take place. While all of the nominees for the various categories have been announced, we of course wanted to spotlight the 5 nominees for Best Reggae Album. Lets take a look as we congratulate nominees Common Kings, J […]

The History & Return of Long Beach Dub Allstars

Who Exactly Are The Long Beach Dub Allstars? The Sublime family tree is one with many branches, but if we consider Sublime the root, then Long Beach Dub Allstars would be the trunk of this unique reggae-rock genre. They started in 1997 as a way for this special community of artists to come together around [...]

MP3 Leak of the Week: Sublime With Rome

Following the July 2015 release of Sublime with Rome‘s sophomore album, Sirens, Rome Ramirez told us in an interview that former Sublime drummer & DJ, Marshall ‘Ras MG’ Goodman, did a remix of his song “Gasoline.” When we noticed that the remix was never released, we reached out to SwR’s management who was gracious enough […]

Tribal Seeds to Release “Roots Party” EP December 1

Three long years have passed since Tribal Seeds dropped their latest release Representing in 2014. However, the wait is officially over as fans and reggae enthusiasts alike will be pleased to hear that the San Diego-based reggae ensemble has cooked up a new batch of songs in the form of an EP titled Roots Party […]

New Zealand’s Tunes of I Release New EP ‘Wicked Ways’

Tunes of I, a psychedelic dub rock 7-piece out of Wellington, NZ, dropped their new EP Wicked Ways on November 17th, 2017. Ahead of the upcoming release, Tunes of I have put out two killer singles “Kiss the Sky” and “Running” as a preview of what’s to come. Recorded at Wellington’s Surgery Studios, Wicked Ways was produced […]

Video: Save Ferris – New Sound (ft. Neville Staple)

On February 10th, 2017, Save Ferris released a 5 track EP titled Checkered Past that was their first release since 1999. The ska group, lead by Monique Powell, has continued to tour pushing their new EP as they just announced that they will be performing with 311 next March (2018) in San Diego, CA. The […]