Friday, September 7, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 9/5/18

"Reggae Explorations"
with Mike Roots
WAPJ 89.9 & 105.1 FM, Torrington, CT
WAPJ.org
Wednesdays 1-3PM

9/5/18

***BACK TO SCHOOL EDITION***

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Give The Children Education / Mikey Dread / Obsession / Rykodisc
2- School Days / White Mice / White Mice / Basic Replay
3- Good Instruction / Tony Rebel / Tony Rebel Meets Garnett Silk In A Dancehall Conference / Heartbeat
4- Dub Instruction / Tony Rebel Meets Garnett Silk In A Dancehall Conference / Heartbeat
5- The Reggae ABC's / Christafari feat. Red Cloud & Richie Righteous / Reggae Sunday School / Lion Of Zion
6- Schooling The Duke / Byron Lee and The Dragonaires & Friends / Jamaica's Golden Hits, Vol. 2 [VA] / Jamaican Gold
7- Listen To The Teacher / U Roy / Original DJ / Caroline
8- Baby, Read The Book / Denis McLean / Seek For The Old Path / Heart
9- Boneman Connection / Nicodemus / Reggae Dancehall Classics [VA] / Sleeping Bag
10- Peer Pressure / Septimus / Role Model / Septi
11- My Little Children / Yabby You feat. Jennifer Lara & Shuggy Milligan / Yabby The You Man / Peacemaker
12- Alphabet Praise / Andrew G / I Declare War / Good Newz
13- Black And White / Freddie McGregor feat. Brigadier Jerry / Reggae For Kids [VA] / Sanctuary
14- Teacher Of Dub / King Tubby / Surrounded By The Dreads / Jet Star
15- Count Your Blessings / Norris Weir / I Believe / TG/Jet Star
16- Pick Up A Dictionary / Chicken Chest & Leslie Thunder / Action Packed / Danceteria
17- Live, Love And Learn / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
18- Chemistry / Kingsley Wray / Chemistry / KA One
19- Boys And Girls / Joe & Marcia Higgs / Roots Combination / Macola
20- Dub Science / Mad Professor / RAS Portraits / RAS
21- Back To School / Bunny Wailer / Just Be Nice / RAS
22- Teachings Of His Majesty / Christafari / Reggae Redemption Songs II [VA] / Lion Of Zion
23- Dubbing Lecturer / Dub Specialist / 17 Dub Shots From Studio One / Heartbeat
24- Words Of Dub / Scientist / Scientific Dub / Abraham

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/29/18

"Reggae Explorations"
with Mike Roots
WAPJ 89.9 & 105.1 FM, Torrington, CT
WAPJ.org
Wednesdays 1-3PM

8/29/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Children Of Today / Burning Spear / Living Dub, Volume One / Heartbeat
2- Jah Jah Gives Life / Troy Anthony / Four Seasons Riddim [VA] / Union World
3- Journeyman / Howie Hutchinson / Journeyman / gospelreggae.com
4- Smiling Dub / Jah Shaka / Time Warp Dub Clash: Old School vs. New School [VA] / Island Jamaica
5- Love Shines Brighter / Culture / Baldhead Bridge / Shanachie
6- Behold I Come Quickly / Culture / Baldhead Bridge / Shanachie
7- Rivers Of Babylon / Bill Bass Steel Pans / Caribbean Gospel Inspirations / Bill Bass
8- God & i / Papa San / God & i / Gospocentric
9- Tchon Di Massa Pe' / Zecadinha Reinalda, João Cirilio & Blick Tchutchy / Cape Verde [VA] / Putumayo
10- All Things Bright / Sugar Minott / Rare Gems / Easy Star
11- Nuff Badness / Dillavou / Nuff Badness [EP] / Lion Of Zion
12- Give Praises / Yabby You / Beware Dub / Pressure Sounds
13- Planted In Zion / Jah Servant feat. Drae (aka Andrae Ricardo) / Jah Servant and Friends [VA] / Servant
14- The Lord Is My Light / Brother Marcus / SINGLE [mp3] / versionist.com
15- Wise Man / Desmond Dekker / Rockin' Steady: The Best Of Desmond Dekker / Rhino
16- Keep A Cool Head / Desmond Dekker / Rockin' Steady: The Best Of Desmond Dekker / Rhino
17- Sweet Jah Jah / deLano / Emancipation / Cappeg
18- Brother's Keeper / Zap Pow / Zap Pow Again / Abengg Int'l
19- You're Too Much / Ben Okafor & Garth Hewitt / Blood Brothers / What?
20- Feed The Children / Mike Roots / Freedom & Struggle / Star Recordings
21- Lot's Wife / Prince Alla / Only Love Can Conquer / Blood & Fire 
22- Mountain Tops / Lovd Ones / Mountains & Valleys [EP] / JahMen Music Group
23- Leaving Babylon / bad brains / Attitude: The ROIR Sessions / In-Effect
24- He Is The Better Way / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
25- Stronghold Destroyer Dub / Solomon Jabby / Zion Gates / Altarsound
26- Now That We Found Love / Third World / Reggae Greats / Mango
27- Cornerstone (Melodica Version) / Yesus Dread / SINGLE [mp3] / Yesus Dread

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Friday, August 24, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/22/18

"Reggae Explorations"
with Mike Roots
WAPJ 89.9 & 105.1 FM, Torrington, CT
WAPJ.org
Wednesdays 1-3PM

8/22/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- I Bow / Jessy / I'm Blessed / Afrikan Roots Lab
2- Tell Me Who / Ziggy Soul / Genesis / VP
3- Render Love / Itals / Modern Age / RAS
4- Break Every Chain Dub / Messian Dread / Mark Of The Nazarite / mp3.com CD
5- Wonderful World, Beautiful People / Jimmy Cliff / Wonderful World, Beautiful People / A&M
6- Just The Way You Are / Christafari feat. Kevin Kinsella / Hearts Of Fire / Lion Of Zion
7- Give Thanks / Dennis Brown / Cosmic Force / Heartbeat
8- Love Your Neighbor / Ladysmith Black Mambazo / The Warner Bros. Collection / Warner Archives/Rhino
9- It Was Me / Watchman feat. Gamma & Tony Clark / Tongues Of Fire / Jet Star Gospel Times
10- Drive / Ed Robinson / On Covers / Push Broom Gang
11- Thank You Jah Jah / Blaminack / SINGLE [mp3] / versionist.com
12- Chatty Chatty People / Alton Ellis / Cry Tough / Heartbeat
13- Sounds Of The 70's / King Stitt / Reggae Fire Beat / Jamaican Gold
14- Have A Little Faith / Solomon Jabby / Rocksteady / Lion Of Zion
15- Home Free / Madge Sutherland / Home Free / Tree Roots
16- Live, Love and Learn / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
17- Fire In Town / King Tubby's Meets Larry Marshall / I Admire You In Dub / Motion
18- Trod Di Earth / Radic / Peace, Love, Unity & Justice [VA] / Katsjam
19- Dreams / Fikre Selassie feat. Gebre Maskel / Blessed Is He / Fikre Selassie
20- Have Not / Man Wazimu / Thru My Eyez / Man Wazimu
21- Have Not (Instrumental) / Man Wazimu 
22- God & i / Papa San / God & i / GospoCentric
23- Take It From Me / Matumbi / Music In The Air / Trojan
24- Baby, I Love Your Way / Big Mountain / Unity / Giant
25- Oceans Dub / Christafari / Oceans [EP] / Lion Of Zion
26- Rub A Dub Sound / Sugar Minott / Reggae Jamdown: The RAS Tapes [VA] / RAS
27- Call Me / Ben Okafor / Generation / Plankton

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Friday, August 17, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/15/18

"Reggae Explorations"
with Mike Roots
WAPJ 89.9 & 105.1 FM, Torrington, CT
WAPJ.org
Wednesdays 1-3PM

8/15/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Don't Sell Your Soul / Fred Locks / Never Give Up / VP
2- Truly Amazing / Spanna feat. Annette B / Blessed Redeemer / Shekinah
3- Wolf Out Deh / Scratch & The Upsetters feat. Lloyd & Devon / Magnetic Master Mix / Trochanter Major
4- Donkey Talk / Blaminack / SINGLE [mp3] / versionist.com
5- His Eyes / King Arthur / Unmovable / Kings Music
6- Cup / Root Shock / Root Shock / Root Shock
7- Green Light / Dub Specialist / 17 Dub Shots From Studio One / Heartbeat
8- Joy / Mention / Return To Bass / Servant
9- Ska Latte / The Skatalites / Bashaka / Marston
10- Hope Road / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Yankee B / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
11- Kent Road / Augustus Pablo / King David's Melody / Greensleeves
12- Blessed Are The Peacemakers / Osmond Collins feat. Tony Rich / Do It Again / Jet Star Gospel Times
13- Would You? / Stitchie / Kingdom Ambassador / Drum & Bass
14- Rise Up / Howie Hutchinson / Wise Up [EP] / Howie Hutchinson
15- Get Back / Michael E. Johnson & The Killer Bees / Live In Berlin / Rykodisc
16- There Is A Joy / Glen Washington / Masterpiece / Zion High
17- So Much Tribulation / Solomon Jabby feat. Troy Anthony / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
18- Jam / Bad Brains / Rock For Light / Caroline
19- We Need You / Joseph Israel / Paradise / Lions Of Israel
20- Shadows / Ben Okafor / Shadows / Roadsweeper
21- Evil Doers / U Roy / Original DJ / Caroline
22- Better Must Come / Positive / Forever My King / Fox Fuse
23- Dub Land / Ranking Dread / Ranking Dread In Dub / Silver Kamel
24- Joy Unspeakable / David Smith / Our Refuge & Strength / Angels
25- Ride Out Your Storm / George Nooks / Ride Out Your Storm / Tad's Record
26- He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother / Sanchez / No More Heartaches / VP
27- Brighter Day / Semi / Conscious Paradise / 4YA

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Sunday, August 12, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/8/18

"Reggae Explorations"
with Mike Roots
WAPJ 89.9 & 105.1 FM, Torrington, CT
WAPJ.org
Wednesdays 1-3PM

8/8/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Spring Summer / Luciano / A New Day / VP
2- How Long Again / King Solomon / Jehovah Riddim [VA] / JahLight
3- Wicked Babylon / Muflon Dub Sound feat. Zacheous Jackson / SINGLE [mp3] / versionist.com
4- Sing It Out Loud / Ziggy Soul / Born Again / Glory
5- Forever Loving Jah / Dillavou / Livications Unplugged [EP] / Justin Dillavou
6- Forever Loving Jah / Bob Marley & The Wailers / The Dub Sessions 1972-1992 / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
7- Merciful God / King Sunny Ade' / Seven Degrees North / BlueMoon
8- What Will It Take / Monty G / Until Life / Lion Of Judah Sounds
9- Simple Blessings / Tarrus Riley & Konshens / SINGLE [mp3] / Chimney
10- Hang On / Avion Blackman / Third World Girl / Lion Of Zion
11- Rough Ole Life / Sugar Minott / This Is Reggae / Heartbeat
12- Earth To Heaven / Junior Tucker / Jesus Famous / Sold Out
13- Worthy / Brother Marcus / SINGLE [mp3] / versionist.com
14- Blood Sun / Dennis Brown / Go Now / Rohit
15- Riding High / Katalys Crew / Open Your Eyes / Katsjam
16- Big Shot / Junior Delgado / Classics / Shy
17- Sounds Of Reggae / Bobby Ellis and The Crew / Shaka / Dublab
18- Take It Easy / Kemton Adams / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
19- Change / Nicholas Doyle / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
20- Some Good (Do Good) / Lacksley Castell / Kingston Allstars Meet Downtown at King Tubby's 1971-1975 [VA] / Kingston Sounds
21- What Am I Living For / Hensley King / The King Is Coming / Jet Star Gospel Times
22- As Long As I Live / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE [mp3] / The Most High Music
23- Repent / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
24- Trying Youthman / Barry Brown / Step It Up Youthman / Black Solidarity
25- You Push The Creator Out / Ras Shorty I & The Love Circle / Jamoo Victory /Jamoo Goodnews Ltd.
26- Echo Tack Dub / Dubmatix / King Size Dub Special [VA] / Echo Beach

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Saturday, August 11, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/1/18

"Reggae Explorations"
with Mike Roots
WAPJ 89.9 & 105.1 FM, Torrington, CT
WAPJ.org
Wednesdays 1-3PM

8/1/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- I Must Be Doing Something Right / Osmond Collins / Do It Again / Jet Star Gospel Times
2- Music Is For Everyone / Inner Circle / The Best Of Inner Circle / Cema
3- Still Here (Reggae Mix) / Lytie / Better / Lytie
4- Mr. Bassie Dub / Horace Andy & Prince Jammy / Blood & Fire All Stars: Run It Red [VA] / Blood & Fire
5- Johnny Too Bad / Taj Mahal / Mo' Roots / Columbia
6- Jah Is Our Keeper / Jimmy Tucker / Rise Up!: Psalms, Hymns & Spiritual Songs / Studio One
7- You Are The Fairest Of Ten-Thousand / Singing D / I Love You Lord [EP] / Shekinah
8- Riding West / Blood Brotherz / The Second Coming / Good Newz
9- Watch Your Words / Yellowman / Nobody Move, Nobody Get Hurt / Greensleeves
10- Dublight In The Dark / Jah Servant / Narrow Gate / Servant
11- Sally / Half Pint / Classics / Hightone
12- Neva Gonna Let You Go / Cas Haley / Neva Gonna Let You Go [EP] / Kingston Songs
13- Over Flow / Lilly White & Sound Dimension / Studio One Presents Tribute To Peckings [VA] / Studio One
14- Love Be The Answer / Kirk Davis / Don't Deny Me / Taj Rash
15- A Little Bit Of Love / Edward Holland Junior / I And I Tunes / GospelReggae.com
16- Revolution / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE [mp3] / Jah Servant
17- Positive / Dark Fire Cloud / All Nation Proclamation / Peacemaker
18- Love God Almighty / Junior Tucker / Brand New / Main Street
19- Drive / Ed Robinson / On Covers / Push Broom Gang
20- So Many Things / Anthony B / So Many Things / VP
21- My Shoes / Prodigal Son / 76 99 / Radikal Yawd / VP
22-  Push On / Prodigal Son / 76 99 / Radikal Yawd / VP
23- Fruitful Days / Big Mountain / Unity / Giant
24- Window / 'Imisi / Forward / Lion Of Zion
25- Give The Little Man A Hand Dub / King Tubby & The Aggrovators / Shalom Dub / Jamaican Recordings
26- Strong Tower / Solomon Jabby / Rootical Revelations / Altarsound
27- Never Give Up / Leeroy Morrison / Praise Him: UK Reggae Gospel, Vol. 1 [VA] / 3rd Dimension

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Saturday, July 28, 2018

"Reggae Explorations"playlist 7/25/18

"Reggae Explorations"
with Mike Roots
WAPJ 89.9 & 105.1 FM, Torrington, CT
WAPJ.org
Wednesdays 1-3PM

7/25/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Zion Shepherd / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted / Altarsound
2- Remember The Father / Rod Taylor / Trust In Jah / Cousin
3- Remember Dub / Rod Taylor / Trust In Jah / Cousin
4- Worthy Is The Lamb / Glen Washington / SINGLE [7"] / Ranking Joe
5- Rise Up / Troy Anthony / Rise Up / TA
6- Just Do It / Zap Pow / Zap Pow Again / Abengg Int'l
7- Get Lost Babylon [12" Mix] / Yabby You / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
8- Couler / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Made In Zion / Lion Of Zion
9- Ujesu Wami / Ladysmith Black Mambazo / The Best Of - Vol. 2 / Shanachie
10- Stay With The Reggae / Bunny Wailer / Marketplace / Shanachie
11- Come Children / Christafari / Soulfire / Gotee
12- I Don't Know Dub / Solomon Jabby feat. Erik Sundin / SINGLE [mp3] / Altarsound
13- I Shall Be Released / The Heptones / Party Time / Island
14- Jah Love / Lester Lewis / No Boundaries / Jet Star Gospel Times
15- The Lord God Reigns / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE [mp3] / Most High Tunes
16- Like A Flower / Marge Blackman / The Gathering [VA] / Lion Of Zion
17- My Soul Faints / Warriorland / There Will Be Signs / Warriorland
18- Gain The World / Zema / Look At The Heart / Melchizedek
19- No Man Is An Island / Dennis Brown / No Man Is An Island / Studio One
20- Thank You Lord / Bonitto Hassock / SINGLE [mp3] / 7 Music Promotions
21- You Got The Dough / The Ethiopians / Engine '54: Let's Ska And Rock Steady / Jamaican Gold
22- You And You Alone / Twiggi / The Sun Shines Through / Rich Mar Musik
23- Fill Us Up With Your Mercy / Garnett Silk / Silky Mood / VP
24- Rise Up / Howie Hutchinson / Wise Up [EP] / Howie Hutchinson
25- So Jah Seh / Dean Fraser / Dean Plays Bob / RAS


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