Thursday, May 17, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 5/16/18

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

5/16/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Give Thanks / Dennis Brown / Cosmic Force / Heartbeat
2- Wars, Rumors of Wars / J.D. Smooth & Friends feat. Roman Stewart / An Inspirational Journey / Wearl "G"
3- Wicked Babylon / Muflon Dub Sound feat. Zacheous Jackson / SINGLE [mp3] / versionist.com
4- Convoy Hijack (Sponji Reggae) / Black Uhuru / Time War Dub Clash: Old School vs. New School [VA\ / Island Jamaica
5- Come Back Jesus / Alpha Blondy / The Best of Alpha Blondy / Shanachie
6- Ah! Bosi! / Olu Maintain / Maintain Reloaded / Olu Maintain
7- See It / Jah Pickney / From The Heart / Jah Yout
8- Revolution / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE [mp3] / Jah Servant
9- Wine of Violence / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
10- Repentance in Dub / Jah Servant / SINGLE [mp3] / Servant
11- The Whole World Fighting for Peace / Yami Bolo / Fighting For Peace / RAS
12- Prince of Peace / Nothing To Dread / Reggae Praise / Star Song
13- Mr. C.I.D. / Barry Brown / Roots Selection, Vol. 1 / Corn-Fed
14- Run Come Purify / Solomon Jabby / Zion Gates / Altarsound
15- Run Come Dub / Solomon Jabby / Zion Gates / Altarsound
16- Blackbyrd / Bullwackie's All Stars / Free For All / Aires
17- Oceans (Solomon Jabby Maritime Dub Remix) / Christafari / Oceans [EP] / Lion of Zion
18- Win Them / John Brown's Body / Spirits All Around Us / Shanachie
19- Voice of Thunder / Jah Servant / Narrow Gate / Servant
20- Spirit of the Lord / Wayne Stoddart / Reggae Redemption Songs [VA] / Lion of Zion
21- Row Fisherman Row (extended mix) / Wailing Souls / The Best of Studio One, Volume One [VA] / Heartbeat/Pgd
22- I Know A Place / The Israelites / Roots / JumpUp!
23- Everywhere You Go / Bim Sherman / Pressure Sounds Amazon Compilaton [EP] / Pressure Sounds
24- Coming Home / Don Campbell / Proverbs, Chapter 1 [VA] / Jet Star Gospel Times
25- Jah Mercies / Yabby You w/King Tubby / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 5/9/18

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

5/9/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Walk Foot Man / Albert Griffiths and The Gladiators / Heartbeat Reggae Now! [VA] / Heartbeat
2- Thankful / Moses Henry / Silent Cry Riddim [VA] / JahLight
3- Wonderful Peace / Kimberly Washington / Kings Of Reggae [VA] / AO!
4- Cool Breeze / Sure Dread / SINGLE (mp3) / versionist.com
5- Solution / Kirk Davis feat. St. Matthew / Don't Deny Me / EMS/TajRash
6- His Majesty Is Coming / In Crowd / Natural Rock N' Reggae: Greatest Hits / Rhino
7- Positive Vibration / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Babylon By Bus / Tuff Gong
8- Got To Be Ready / Positive / Forever My King / Fox Fuse
9- Trials / Moses Henry / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
10- Sounds Good To Me / Sankoh / Tragic Flower / Sankoh
11- Sounds Dub To Me / Sankoh / Tragic Flower / Sankoh
12- Walk In Love / Troy Anthony / Rise Up / TA
13- Spiritual Healing / Toots and The Maytals / Time Tough: The Anthology / Island Jamaica
14- Jah Children Dub / Lacksley Castell / SINGLE (12") / Hungry Town
15- Trust God Alone / Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Servant
16- Navigation / Jah Mender / SINGLE (mp3) / Jah Servant
17- Stop Fighting / Asherman Meets Dub Street Rockers / Zion Ready / JumpUp!
18- Life / Bob David / Pure Righteousness / PR
19- Trying Youthman / Barry Brown / Step It Up Youthman / Black Solidarity
20- Prayer and Meditation / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted / Altarsound
21- Hard Hat Jive / Tananas / Soweto Megamix: Zulu Hits No. 2 [VA] / Celluloid/Melodie
22- Hold On / Joshua Alo / Orchid Unknown / World Souljah
23- Different Love / Justice feat. Mr. Song / Jehovah Riddim [VA] / JahLight
24- Don't Let It Fade Away / Half Pint / Classics / Hightone
25- There Will Never Be Any Peace / B.A. Laing / The Bootleg Series / mp3.com CD
26- Good Bye / Tommy McCook / Reggae In Jazz / Pressure Sounds


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Thursday, May 3, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 5/2/18

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

5/2/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Give Thanks and Praise / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
2- Remember The Father / Rod Taylor / Trust In Jah / Cousin
3- Remember Dub / Rod Taylor / Trust In Jah / Cousin
4- Mercy & Truth / Yabby You w/The Gladiators / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
5- Three Little Birds / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Africa Unite: The Singles Collection / Island
6- Why Worry / Tony Brevette / I Must Tell Jesus / Jet Star Gospel Times
7- Black Right / Keith Hudson & Soul Syndicate / Heavyweight Sound: A Blood and Fire Sampler [VA] / Blood & Fire
8- Pastures Green / Osmond Collins / Walk The Walk / Jet Star Gospel Times
9- American Revolution / Lion Zion / Reggae In America / House Of Natty
10- Lion Of Judah / Temple Yard / Temple Yard / Gotee
11- Night Run / Jah Servant / SINGLE / Servant
12- Stars / Cornell Campbell / Silver Jubilee: 25 Classic Cuts / Rhino
13- You And I / Angella Stewart feat. Neville Lindo / Empress Of Love / Jah Life
14- Love Of My Life / Christafari / Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 / Lion Of Zion
15- Obstacles / Sherwin Gardner / Leaning / Lion Of Zion
16- Ring The Alarm / Tenor Saw / Original Stalag 17-18 and 19 [VA] / Techniques
17- Jah Jah Rule / Sugar Minott / Original Stalag 17-18 and 19 [VA] / Techniques
18- Zion Road / Mr. Lynx / Zion I Sampler [VA] / Zion I
19- Come Unity (disco mix) / Mike Roots / Freedom & Struggle / Star Recordings
20- Rivers Of Babylon / Dillavou / Livications Unplugged [EP] / Dillavou
21- Nuff Badness / Dillavou / Nuff Badness [EP] / Lion Of Zion
22- Don't Worry Mama / Ernie Smith / After 30 Years Life Is Just For Living / Ernie Smith
23- We Need You / Mr. J feat. Deacon Culture / SINGLE / ...
24- Have No Fear / Dennis Brown / Reggae Anthology: The Crown Prince Of Reggae: Singles 1972-1985 / VP
25- Christ Is Enough For Me / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
26- Better Future / Scratch & The Upsetters feat. Errol Walker / Magnetic Mirror Master Mix / Trochanter Major


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Thursday, April 26, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 4/25/18

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

4/25/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Here I Come / Dennis Brown & I Roy / Legends Of Reggae Music [VA] / JA
2- Jah Word / Solomon Jabby feat. Israel Dejene / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
3- Righteous Revolution / Wayne Stoddart feat. St. Matthew / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
4- Fire On Mt. Sinai / Mad Professor / RAS Portraits / RAS
5- This Man / Burning Spear / Rasta Business / Heartbeat
6- Selah / Troy Anthony / Selah [EP] / Righteous Corner
7- Man Of The Living / Yabby You feat. Wayne Wade / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
8- Satan Is A Deceiver / Landlord / Never Forget Where U Come From / FAM
9- Siri Nzekka (I Am Not Alone) / Ambassador Tony / SINGLE / A-4-C
10- West Abyssinia / Augustus Pablo / King David's Melody / Greensleeves
11- Heed The Warning / Emrand Henry / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
12- Dance With My Mother / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant
13- Dance With My Mother Dub / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant
14- It's Not Your Will, Child / Osmond Collins / Do It Again / Jet Star Gospel Times
15- Morning Time / Kevin Kinsella / Riding Higher Still / I-Town
16- Show Love / Judy Mowatt / Love / African Love/Jet Star
17- Listen Is To Learn / Stewart Brothers / Break Down The Barrier / Tracks Hot
18- Revelation Song (Dub) / Christafari / Dub Worship: Echoes Of Mercy / Lion Of Zion
19- It's A Jungle Out There / Luciano / After All / VP
20- I'll Give Him Praise / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
21- Wise Man / Desmond Dekker / Rockin' Steady: The Best Of Desmond Dekker / Rhino
22- The Return / The Israelites / Washaway / Kingston Beat
23- Unite / The O.C. Supertones / Best Of O.C. Supertones / BEC
24- Jah Is The Only King / Sadiki / Jah Is The Only King / Skinny Bwoy Jamaica/Structure
25- What A Gwan / Howard Hutchinson / The Naked Truth / bb Music/World Sounds
26- Help / Jamba / Hallelujah Is The Highest Praise / Jamba
27- Better Days / Semi / Conscious Paradise / 4YA

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 4/18/18

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

4/18/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Sun Is Shining / Prince Alla / Only Love Can Conquer / Blood & Fire
2- Fulfillment Of The Bible / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
3- Ghetto Mind / Mention / Return To Bass / Servant
4- Lion Dub / Messian Dread / Messenjah Dub / dubroom.org
5- Serious Time / Rita Marley / We Must Carry On / Shanachie
6- War / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Onward & Upward / Lion Of Zion
7- Keep The Family / Jimmy Cliff / Humanitarian / Eureka
8- Don't Fight Against Good Ambition / Roy Shirley / Best of Roy Shirley / Original Jamaican Music
9- Have A Little Faith / Solomon Jabby / Rocksteady / Lion Of Zion
10- You Are Glorious / Geneman / Arise / Lion Of Zion
11- Karaw / Ali Farka Toure / The Source / Hannibal/World Circuit
12- Drink For Free / Dominic Balli / Public Announcement / Dominic Balli
13- Show Me / Ione Angeles feat. Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
14- African Queen / Mateo Monk / Guidance & Protection / Matthew Monk
15- Dominion Dub / Dennis Bovell / Decibel / Pressure Sounds
16- The Man In Me / Matumbi / Music In The Air / Trojan
17- Bad Boys / Inner Circle / Inner Circle / Big Beat
18- When Dem A Learn / Mr. Lynx / Seeds You Sow / Lion Of Zion/Lion Of Judah
19- We Gonna Have To Live Together / Lester Lewis / No Boundaries / Jet Star Gospel Times
20- King Of Kings / Sugar Minott / Rare Gems / Easy Star
21- Problems / Horace Andy / Heavyweight Sound: A Blood & Fire Sampler [VA] / Blood & Fire
22- Problems Dub / Horace Andy / Heavyweight Sound: A Blood & Fire Sampler [VA] / Blood & Fire
23- My Help / Patrice Daniel / The Servant's Quarters Riddim Sessions 4 [VA] / Servant
24- Foolish Man / Al G / Be Strong / AWG
25- One Foundation / The Wailers / Burnin' / Tuff Gong
26- Solid Foundation / Suz-Eye / The Servant's Quarters Cornerstone Riddim [VA] / Servant
27- Standing On Solid Rock (midi edit) / Messian Dread / Messenjah Dub /dubroom.org

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 4/11/18

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

4/11/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Never Give Up / Leroy Sibbles / It's Not Over / VP
2- Hope Road / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Yankee B / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
3- I Believe / Lytie / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free [VA] / G&D
4- Fire In Town / King Tubby's Meets Larry Marshall / I Admire You In Dub / Motion
5- Clean Hands / Albert Griffiths & The Gladiators / A Whole Heap / Heartbeat
6- Trust In God Alone / Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
7- Fear No Evil / Emrand Henry / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
8- Always Around / Third World / 40th Anniversary Hits Collection / Essential Media Group
9- Springtime / Maxi Priest / Best Of Me / Charisma
10- Heart Of A Servant / Geneman / The Light / Tehillah
11- Open Rebuke / Jack Radics / Open Rebuke / Heartbeat/Star Trail
12- Guide Over All / Reubin Heights feat. Monty G / #TEAMLOJMG [VA] / Lion of Zion
13- Draw Me Close / Zema / Black Sheep / Melchizedek
14- Reaching Out To You / Twiggi / The Sun Shines Through / Rich Mar Musik
15- Beirut (CD Bonus Track) / Tommy McCook / Reggae In Jazz / Pressure Sounds
16- More Than A Million / Leroy Smart / Vintage Classics / RAS
17- Far Away / Sherwin Gardner / Life Is Love [EP] / gospelreggae.com
18- Season Done Gone / Johnny Kwesi Annan & Mental Dread / Gospel - Roots - Reggae / GEMA
19- Intentional / Katalys Crew / SINGLE / Katsjam
20- Where The Unity / Bredren Markus I / Unity Riddim Sessions, Vol. 1 [VA] / Star Recordings
21- Blackbyrd / Bullwackie's All Stars / Free For All / Aires
22- Spiritual Food / DJ Stereoman / Good News / FJ/Jet Star
23- Love Fire / Bunny Wailer / Retrospective / Shanachie
24- Selah (New Version) / Christafari / Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 / Lion Of Zion
25- Get Back / Michael E. Johnson & The Killer Bees / Live In Berlin / Rykodisc
26- Nuh Worry / Jamba / Hallelujah Is The Highest Praise / Jamba
27- Sounds Dub To Me / Sankoh / Tragic Flower / Sankoh
28- Dance With My Mother Dub / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant

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Friday, April 6, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 4/4/18

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

4/4/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Worthy Is The Lamb / Glen Washington / SINGLE [7"] / Ranking Joe
2- Jah No Dead / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
3- He's Not Dead (extended mix) / Mention / Return To Dub / Servant
4- I Shall Be Released / The Mighty Diamonds / Blowin' In The Wind: A Reggae Tribute To Bob Dylan [VA] / Madacy
5- Love Shines Brighter / Culture / Baldhead Bridge / Shanachie
6- Devil Hafi Run / Lester Lewis feat. Soul Construction & Mike Baptiste / The Servant's Quarters Riddims & Dubs 5 [VA] / Servant
7- Wild Honey / The Skatalites / Bashaka / Marston
8- Jacqueline / Solomon Jabby / Rocksteady / Lion of Zion
9- And I Love Her / The Mohawks / Yesterday: 18 Fab Beatles Songs Reggae Style, Part 3 [VA] / Trojan
10- Strength / Buchi / ...Over The Years / Big Toonz
11- So Much Youths / Israel Vibration / Pay The Piper / RAS
12- Blue Mountain Top Rock / Blaminack / SINGLE / versionist.com
13- Remove These Clouds of Darkness / Richie Stephens / The Man Upstairs / ERC
14- In a Strange Land / Native / Rockstone: Native's Adventures with Lee Perry At The Black Ark/ Pressure Sounds
15- Better Land / Michael Sterling / A Message To Mother / MSP
16- Promised Land / Jah Pickney / Regenerated / Jah Yout
17- Your Kingdom Come / Ben Okafor & Garth Hewitt / Blood Brothers / What?
18- Tyrants / Fikre Selassie (Love Of The Trinity) feat. Gebre Maskel / Blessed Is He / Fikre Selassie
19- Fire Corner / King Stitt / Reggae Fire Beat / Jamaican Gold
20- Joyous / Jah Servant / Good Soil / Servant
21- Slogans / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Africa Unite: The Singles Collection / Island
22- No Rest 'Til Zion Dub / Blaminack / SINGLE / versionist.com
23- He'll Be There / Troy Anthony / Selah [EP] / Kingzway7 Ent.
24- Time / Christafari / Valley of Decision / Gotee
25- You Can't Always Get What You Want / Steel Pulse / Paint It Black: A Reggae Tribute To The Rolling Stones / Madacy
26- Charity / Alan Charles / Strength Ah Mi Life / Focus Arts

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