Thursday, August 17, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/16/17

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

8/16/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Level The Vibes / Half Pint / Reggae Jamdown: The RAS Tapes (VA) / RAS
2- It Is A Good Thing / Righteous / The Servant's Quarters Conerstone Riddim (VA) / Servant
3- Prophecy / Andrew Lawrence / Roots Gospel, Volume 1 (VA) / Katsjam
4- Unmetered Taxi / Sly Dunbar / Sly-Go-Ville / Taxi
5- Walk Foot Man / Albert Griffiths And The Gladiators / Heartbeat Reggae Now! (VA / Heartbeat
6- Ends Of The Earth / Jennifer Howland / Gospel Reggae Praise (VA) / Lion Of Zion
7- Critical Time Dub / Blaminack / SINGLE (mp3) / versionist.com
8- Corner Stone / Justin Hinds & The Dominoes / Carry Go Bring Come: The Anthology / Trojan
9- Carry Go Bring Come / Justin Hinds & The Dominoes / Carry Go Bring Come: The Anthology / Trojan
10- Speak Life / Bobby Simpson / Speak Life. Speak Christ. / SL
11- Amazing Grace / Troy Anthony / Selah [EP] / Righteous Corner
12- Run Come Dub / Burning Spear / Living Dub, Volume One / Heartbeat
13- The War / Yellowman / RAS Portraits / RAS
14- Hope Road / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Yankee B / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
15- Financial Crisis / The Silvertones / SINGLE (7") / Orchid
16- Tubby's Vengeance / Yabby You feat. King Tubby / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
17- Blessed Beyond The Curse / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
18- Steaming Jungle / Rupununi Safari feat. Douggie Digital, Mad Professor & Juggler / Steaming Jungle: The Jungle Dub Experience 2 / Ariwa
19- Them Can't Test / Monty G / World Domination / Lion Of Zion/Lion Of Judah
20- Love Is Calling / Sugar Minott / 20's Strong Post-It Riddim (VA) / Andrew Bassie
21- I Must Be Doing Something Right / Osmond Collins / Do It Again / Jet Star Gospel Times
22- Yesu Yasiinga (Jesus Is The Best) / Ambassador Tony / SINGLE (mp3) / A-4-C
23- Riddim Haffe Rule / Third World / Committed / Mercury
24- Just The Way You Are / Christafari feat. Kevin Kinsella, Solomon Jabby & Avion Blackman / Hearts Of Fire / Lion Of Zion
25- How Great Thou Art / Christafari / Anthems / Lion Of Zion
26- Never Desert You / The Meditations / Ghetto Knowledge / Easy Star
27- By Your Side / Temple Yard / Temple Yard / Gotee
28- Genesis / Ziggy Soul / Genesis / Glory

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/9/17

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

8/9/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Rise Up / Dominic Balli / Public Announcement / Dominic Balli
2- Thing With War / Ben Okafor / SINGLE [CD] / Roadsweeper
3- Love Heights / Jimmy Cliff / Special / Columbia
4- Blessed Dub / Sons Of Zion / Sons Of Zion / Servant
5- We Play Reggae / In Crowd / Natural Rock 'N Reggae: Greatest Hits / Rhino
6- Born Again / Solomon Jabby feat. Sons Of Yeshua / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
7- Born Again Dub / Solomon Jabby / SINGLE (mp3) / Altarsound
8- Nandibaddewa / Ambassdaor Tony / SINGLE (mp3) / A-4-C
9- Give A Little / George Nooks / Mafia & Fluxy Present: Strictly Vocals (VA) / Mafia & Fluxy/Jet Star
10- Rescue / Kristine Alicia / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free (VA) / G&D
11- Wolf In Sheep Clothing / Big Youth / Blood And Fire All Stars: Run It Red (VA) / Blood & Fire
12- Charity / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
13- Row Jimmy / Judy Mowatt / Fire On The Mountain: Reggae Celebrates The Grateful Dead (VA) / Pow Wow
14- Just The Way You Are / Christafari feat. Kevin Kinsella, Solomon Jabby & Avion Blackman / Hearts Of Fire / Lion Of Zion
15- Clean Heart / Christafari feat. Solomon Jabby & Avion Blackman / Anthems / Lion Of Zion
16- Patience Dub / Lee "Scratch" Perry & The Upsetters / Scratch The Super Ape [Original Jamaican LP 1976] / Upsetter
17- Couler (To Flow) / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Made In Zion / Lion Of Zion
18- In The City / King Stitt / Reggae Fire Beat / Jamaican Gold
19- Outside The City Walls (Obey Your Parents) / Yabby You feat. Prophets Allstars / Deeper Roots Part 2 / Pressure Sounds
20- Nothing Can Separate Me / Geneman / Long Time / Lion Of Zion/Tehillah
21- Bend Down Low (Groove DeLuxe Mix) / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Shakedown: Marley Remixed / JAD
22- Perhaps / The Skatalites / SINGLE [7"] / Blue Beat
23- Musical Communication / The Skatalites / The Skatalites, Volume One / Treasure Isle
24- Why Do We Fuss / Orthodox Issachar / He Created Everything / Orthodox Muzik
25- Let It Be / Sonny Okosuns / Celebrate & Worship In Caribbean Rhythms / GGR

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Sunday, August 6, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/2/17

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

8/2/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- King Of Kings (previously unreleased) / Yabby You / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
2- Shout To The Lord / Landlord / Never Forget Where U Come From / FAM
3- The Border / Gregory Isaacs / Best Of Volumes One And Two / Heartbeat
4- Blessed Are The Peacemakers / Osmond Collins feat. Tony Rich / Do It Again / Jet Star Gospel Times
5- Peace In The Valley / Roman Stewart / Harder Shade Of Black (VA) / Pressure Sounds
6- Grace And Peace / Avion Blackman / Third World Girl / Lion Of Zion
7- Joy In The Morning / Zema / Black Sheep / Mechizedek
8- Swing Wide The Gates / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Made In Zion / Lion Of Zion
9- All I Know / Messian Dread / Showcase / Star Recordings
10- Arab Oil Weapon (Dub'd Version) / Bunny Wailer / SINGLE (7") / Solomonic
11- Sweet Breeze / Sherwin Gardner / Closer / Creative Soul/FM
12- Never Let Go / Positive / Never Let Go / Lion Of Zion/Lion Of Judah
13- Everywhere You Go / Bim Sherman / Pressure Sounds Amazon Compilation (VA) / Pressure Sounds
14- A New Song / Emrand Henry / A New Song / Emrand Henry
15- Cus Cus / The Slickers / Breakthrough / Tad's
16- I'll Give Him Praise / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
17- Satan Fall (Zion Gate) / Sly & Robbie / Dubrising / Tabou 1
18- Thou Art Worthy / Amarachi feat. Gail Moore / Keep On Singing / Ozioma
19- I Shall Be Released / The Heptones / Party Time / Island
20- Nicodemus (12" Single Mix) / The Congos / Heart Of The Congos (Deluxe Edition) / Blood & Fire
21- Stand Still / Jamba / Hallelujah Is The Highest Praise / Jamba
22- Next Generation / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
23- Jammin' Megamix / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Riddim CD #03 (VA) / GEMA
24- The Lord Is My Shepherd / Jimmy Tucker / Rise Up!: Psa;ms, Hymns & Spiritual Songs, Vol. II / Studio One


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Friday, July 28, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 7/26/17

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

7/26/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Honour Your Mother And Your Father / Desmond Dekker / Rockin' Steady: The Best Of Desmond Dekker / Rhino
2- Two For One / The Skatalites / Foundation Ska / Studio One
3- Rejoice / Solomon Jabby / Rocksteady / Lion Of Zion
4- Simmer Down / Johnny Clarke / 20 Massive Hits / Clocktower
5- Wicked Babylon / Muflon Dub Sound feat. Zacheous Jackson / SINGLE (mp3) / versionist.com
6- Mebo (I Will Call) / Kenneth Appiah / Keep On / Lion Of Zion
7- Take Your Time / Albert Griffiths & The Gladiators / A Whole Heap / Heartbeat
8- Thankful / Moses Henry / Silent Cry Riddim (VA) / JahLight
9- The Lord Is My Shepherd / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
10- Strange Things / Sugar Minott / Ghetto-ology + Dub / Easy Star
11- Strange Dub / Sugar Minott / Ghetto-ology + Dub / Easy Star
12- So Amazing / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
13- I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free / Ben Okafor / Acoustic Close-Up / Plankton
14- Coming In From The Cold / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Uprising / Tuff Gong
15- Coming In From The Cold (Dub) / Bob Marley & The Wailers / SINGLE (7") / Tuff Gong
16- God Be For Me / Edmond Johnson / Cornerstone Riddim (VA) / Servant
17- Love They Neighbour / Yabby You feat. Vivian Jackson & The Defenders / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
18- Jesus, You're My King / Kujo Oti / Africa Anointed (VA) / Lion Of Zion
19- All In The Same Boat / Freddie McGregor / The Real Authentic Sampler (VA) / RAS
20- Bountiful Love / Wayne Stoddart / Committed (Street Mix Edition) / RootsReggaeGospel.com
21- Don't Let Problems Get You Down / Horace Andy / Skylarking: The Best Of Horace Andy / Virgin
22- So Much Tribulation / Solomon Jabby feat. Troy Anthony / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
23- Mr. Music / Culture / Peace And Love / Charly
24- Real Life / Stitchie / Real Life / Drum & Bass
25- Love Is The Key / Mention / SINGLE (mp3) / Servant
26- The Rhythm Remains The Same / Sly & Robbie / Sly & Robbie Present Taxi 08 09 / Taxi

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 7/19/17

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

7/19/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Sweep Over My Soul / Luciano / Sweep Over My Soul / VP
2- I Believe / Lytie / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free (VA) / G&D
3- Salvation / DJ Stereoman / Good News / FJ/Jet Star
4- Keep Fighting Dub / Jah Servant & Shem Meluce / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
5- Reggae Music / Yellowman / RAS Portraits / RAS
6- One God / Sherwin Gardner / Leaning / Lion Of Zion
7- Obstacles / Sherwin Gardner / Leaning / Lion Of Zion
8- Stalag Dub Two / Pickout Allstars / Pickout Records Presents: Stalag Riddim (Stals Riddim) (VA) / Pickout
9- Jive Soweto / Sipho Mabuse / Jive Soweto: The Indestructible Beat Of Soweto Vol. 4 (VA) / Earthworks
10- Sunny Day / Positive / Forever My King / Fox Fuse
11- 96ยบ In The Shade / Third World / Reggae Greats / Mango
12- Mr. Big Man / Sticky Joe & Kingston Express feat. Horseman / Kingston Connection / Kingston Express
13- War / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Onward & Upward / Lion Of Zion
14- You Can't Make It On Your Own / Rudolph Graham / Sunshine Riddim (VA) / Genesis Music House
15- Jah Kingdom / Joseph Israel / Gone Are The Days / New Door/Universal
16- King Of Kings / Jah Lion / SINGLE (7") / ...
17- Slow It Down / Living Stone / Demo Sessions / Living Stone
18- Song For The Oppressed / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
19- Eastern Code / Augustus Pablo / Blowing With The Wind / Shanachie
20- Chatty Chatty People / Alton Ellis / Cry Tough / Heartbeat
21- Render Your Heart / Owen Uriah / The Same Yesterday, Today, And Forever / Star Recordings
22- Tell Me Who / Ziggy Soul / Genesis / Glory
23- Remember Dub / Rod Taylor / Trust In Jah / Cousin
24- Jesus Love / Papa San / Victory / B-Rite
25- Juffre View / Rupununi Safari feat. Douggie Digital, Mad Professor, and Juggler / Steaming Jungle: The Jungle Dub Experience 2 / Ariwa
26- We Need You / Mr. J feat. Deacon Culture / SINGLE (mp3) /...
27- Live & Rejoice / Troy Anthony / Rise Up / TA
28- Crisis Dub / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Down South Miami / Import

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 7/12/17

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

7/12/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Glory Allelujah / Glen Washington / Brother To Brother / Studio One
2- Called By His Name / Monty G / King's Highway / Lion Of Zion
3- East Of Scientist Corner / Scientist / Scientific Dub / Abraham
4- Whom Shall I Fear / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
5- For The Good Of Man / The Meditations / For The Good Of Man / Heartbeat
6- Come Bow Down / Osmond Collins / Proverbs, Chapter 1 (VA) / Jet Star Gospel Times
7- Dub To My Roots / Steel Pulse / Vex / MCA
8- Lamb Of God / Spear Ritual / Rough Mixes / Spear Ritual
9- Ain't Nobody Move Me / Sugar Minott / RAS Portraits / RAS
10- Open Your Hearts (Exclusive Dubplate Mix) / Yabby You feat. King Tubby's & The Prophets / Deeper Roots / Pressure Sounds
11- Youth Revolution (Version) / Solomon Jabby / Rootical Revelations / Altarsound
12- Youth Revolution (remix) / Solomon Jabby / SINGLE (mp3) / Altarsound
13- Jah Send Me Come / Big Scorpion & Delroy Williams / Strictly Underground: Reggae's Next Generation (VA) / Mesa
14- Together We Stand / Johnnie Rice / Subwackie Presents "Five The Hard Way" / Wackie's

15- Better Days / Semi / Conscious Paradise / 4YA
16- Without You Dub / Jah Servant feat. Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / The Servant's Quarters Riddims & Dubs 5 (VA) / Servant
17- Jamaica, Jamaica / Brigadier Jerry / The Real Authentic Sampler (VA) / RAS
18- Mr. Selecta / Edward Holland Junior / Virtual Reality / Lion Of Zion
19- Jubilee / Zema with the Gladiators Band / Jubilee / Melchizedek
20- Amazing Grace / Owen Uriah / More Than A Conquerer / Vibes
21-  Mini Bus Driver (Extended Dub Mix) / Junior Reid / Lost Vinyl Classics, Volume 1 / JR
21- Steal Your Joy / Ruff Scott / Roots And Culture / Cool Breeze
22- My Salvation / Nigel Lewis / The Art Of Christ, Book 1 / Res' House
23- Version 78 Style / Glen Brown & King Tubby / 2 Heavyweight: Another Blood & Fire Sampler (VA) / Blood & Fire
24- Be Free, Be True / Joshua Alo / Orchid Unknown / World Souljah
25- Wine Of Violence / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
26- Keep On Dubbing / Christafari and Friends feat. 'Imisi / Dubshots (VA) / Lion Of Zion

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Sunday, July 9, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 7/5/17

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

7/5/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Jah Jah Brings Joy / Fikre Selassie (Love Of The Trinity) / Blessed Is He / Fikre Selassie
2- Chant Jah Victory / Yabby You feat. Errol Alphonso / Yabby You: Jesus Dread 1972-77 / Blood & Fire
3- Jah Victory Dub / Yabby You feat. King Tubby's / Yabby You: Jesus Dread 1972-77 / Blood & Fire
4- Emancipation / Temple Yard / Emancipation / Temple Yard
5- Cool It Amigo / Leonard Dillon The Ethiopian / On The Road Again / Heartbeat
6- Confusion / Niney The Observer / Heartbeat Reggae Now! (VA) / Heartbeat
7- Prince Of Peace / Nothing To Dread / Reggae Praise / Star Song
8- Wonderful World, Beautiful People / Jimmy Cliff / In Concert: The Best Of Jimmy Cliff / Reprise
9- Majek Fashek In A New York / Majek Fashek & The Prisoners Of Conscience / Spirit Of Love / Interscope
10- Da Plan / Alan Charles feat. Tendai / Da Plan / Focus Arts
11- Melody Maker / Keith Hudson / The Hudson Affair: Keith Hudson And Friends / Sanctuary
12- Rootsman Message / Jah Servant / Good Soil / Servant
13- Long Days In Babylon / Solomon Jabby / SINGLE (mp3) / Altarsound
14- Heed The Warning / Emrand Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / JahLight/Servant
15- Keep Fighting / Shem Meluce / Flow On Riddim (VA) / JahLight/Servant
16- Keep Fighting Dub / Shem Meluce & Jah Servant / Flow On Riddim (VA) / JahLight/Servant
17- Change Your Attitude / Ras Shorty I & The Love Circle / Jamoo Victory / Jamoo Goodnews Ltd.
18- One Wish / Chopper Ranks feat. Dennis Brown / Wise & Bold / Chopper Ranks
19- She Said / Ben Okafor / Shadows / Roadsweeper
20- Misty Morning / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Kaya / Tuff Gong
21- Love / Patricia Mujungo / African Lions Riddim (VA) / Servant
22- Nah Follow No Fashion / Sugar Minott / Reggae Legends: Sugar Minott / Greensleeves
23- He Is Greater (Roots Version) / Christafari / He Is Greater [Maxi Single] / Lion Of Zion
24- Redemption Draweth Nigh / Lady Junie / Soldiers For Jesus Christ: Called To Serve (VA) / Judy M
25- Jericho Dub / Don Fe / Weep Not / Organic Roots


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