Thursday, December 14, 2017

"Reggae Exlorations" playlist 12/13/17 (Express 60 Edition)

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

12/13/17

***EXPRESS 60 EDITION***

 Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- O Little Town Of Bethlehem / Horace Andy / This Is Christmas (VA) / Trojan
2- They Said / Alfred and The Alfredoes / Just A Christmas Card / AWG
3- Revolution / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
4- Revolution Dub / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
5- Winter Wonderland / Kashief Lindo / Kashief Sings Christmas / Jet Star
6- Dubby Christmas Promo (unreleased) / Roge' Abgergel & Kingdom Culture / SINGLE / Kingdom Culture
7- O Come Emmanuel Dub / Roge' Abgergel & Kingdom Culture / Dubby Christmas / Kingdom Culture
8- Little Drummer Boy / Carlene Davis / Christmas Reggae Rock / VP
9- Children Of Zion / Cool Runnings / Children Of Zion / Bristol Archive
10- You Are Glorious / Geneman / Arise / Lion Of Zion
11- Love Your Neighbor / Ladysmith Black Mambazo / The Warner Bros. Collection / Warner Archives/Rhino
12- Different Colours / Lucky Dube / Greatest Moments / Gallo
13- The Lord Is Come / Dwayne Fyah / Celebration Riddim [VA] / JahLight
14- The First Noel / Teecho (aka Richie W. Lionel) / SINGLE / ...

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 12/6/17 (Express 60 Edition)

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

12/6/17

***EXPRESS 60 EDITION***

 Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- We Play Reggae / In Crowd / Natural Rock N' Reggae: Greatest Hits / Rhino
2- They Bring Him Gold / Lester Lewis / No Boundaries / Jet Star Gospel Times
3- Jingle Bells/Christmas Time / Dobby Dobson / Sweet Christmas / Top Ranking International
4- O Come Emmanuel Dub / Roge' Abgerel & Kingdom Culture / Dubby Christmas / Kingdom Culture
5- Positive / Black Uhuru / The Real Authentic Sampler (VA) / RAS
6- God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen / Kofi / A Very Reggae Christmas (VA) / Atlantic/143
7- Bad Mind World / Troy Anthony / Di Unstoppable Riddim [VA] / Dizzle Lab
8- A Prayer For Change / Katalys Crew / Christmas Inna Jamdown / Katsjam
9- Nicodemus (7" Single Mix) / The Congos / Heart Of The Congos (Deluxe Edition 1996) / Blood & Fire
10- O Come All Ye Faithful / Freddie McGregor / A Reggae Christmas [VA] / RAS/Sanctuary
11- King David's Melody / Augustus Pablo / King David's Melody / Greensleeves
12- We Three Kings / Joe Gibbs All-Stars / Joe Gibbs Reggae Christmas / VP
13- Marching To Zion / Michelle Gordon / Lioness / TP
14- Christmas Rock Reggae / Glen Adams / SINGLE [7"] / Straker's

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 11/29/17

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

11/29/17


Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Dubby Christmas Promo (unreleased) / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Papa Michigan / SINGLE / Kingdom Culture
2- Wicked Babylon / Muflon Dub Sound feat. Zacheous Jackson / SINGLE / Jamendo
3- Turn / Victor Rice / Smoke / Easy Star
4- Have You Heard The News / Alfred and The Alfredoes / Just A Christmas Card / Pressure Sounds
5- Big Ship / Freddie McGregor / Big Ship / Greensleeves
6- Empty Dub / Jah Wizard / SINGLE / versionist.com
7- Do You Hear What I Hear / Sadiki / Santa Claus [EP] / Skinny Bwoy
8- Bad Card (demo take two) / Bob Marley & The Wailers / The Unreleased Studio Sessions 1972-1980: The "Survival"/"Uprising" Sessions / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
9- Lord, As I Lay Me Down To Sleep / Osmond Collins / Do It Again / Jet Star Gospel Times
10- Love Is Calling / Sugar Minott / 20's Strong Post It Riddim (VA) / Andrew Bassie
11- Little Drummer Boy / Kashief Lindo / Kashief Sings Christmas / Jet Star
12- Driving Home For Christmas / Richie Davis / Mafia & Fluxy Present A Reggae Christmas (VA) / Mafia & Fluxy
13- Daughter Of Zion / Yabby You feat. Willi Williams / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
14- Broadway Jungle / Toots & The Maytals / Time Tough: The Anthology / Island Jamaica
15- Ska Rock / Willie Lindo / Tuned In Reggae / Joe Gibbs
16- What Child Is This / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Mr. Lynx / Christmas Vibrations / Kingdom Culture
17- Dance With My Mother / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant
18- We Wish You A Merry Christmas (soca) / Various Artists / SINGLE / versionist.com
19- Merry Christmas To You and You And You And You / Sheldon Blackman & The Love Circle / Remember Me / Jamoo Goodnews Ltd.
20- Never Let Go / Positive / Never Let Go / Lion Of Zion/Lion Of Judah
21- Black And White / Wayne Stoddart feat. Troy Genius / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
22- Song For The Oppressed / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
23- The First Noel / Teecho (aka Richie W. Lionel) / SINGLE / ...
24- Everywhere You Go / Bim Sherman / Pressure Sounds Amazon Compilation (VA) / Pressure Sounds
25- Oceans (Maritime Dub Remix) / Christafari / Oceans [EP] / Lion Of Zion
26- Run Come Rally / Yabby You feat. Vivian Jackson & The Prophets / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
27- Jerusalem Dub / Yabby You feat. King Tubby's / Yabby You: Jesus Dread 1972-1977 / Blood & Fire

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Thursday, November 23, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 11/22/17

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

11/22/17

***SPECIAL THANKSGIVING 2017 EDITION***

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Thank You / Chevelle Franklyn & Lady G / Strictly The Best 16 (VA) / VP
2- Give Thanks / Luciano / One Way Ticket / Jet Star
3- Thank U Lord / Clifford Henry / Roots Gospel, Volume One (VA) / Katsjam
4- Thanks And Praise (exclusive dubplate mix) / Yabby You feat. King Tubby / Deeper Roots / Pressure Sounds
5- Give Thanks / Dennis Brown / Cosmic Force / Heartbeat
6- Give Thanks And Praise / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
7- Thank You Lord / Bob Marley & The Wailers / In The Beginning / Trojan
8- Thank You Lord Dub / Bob Marley & The Wailers / The Jamaican Dub Versions, Vol. 2 (VA) / Caribbean
9- Thanks And Praises / Peter Hunningale / SINGLE / Fashion
10- Thank You Oh Lord / John Brown's Body / Among Them / Shanachie
11- Thank You / Beverlyn McKinson (Beverly Sweet) / SINGLE / Beverlyn McKinson
12- Thank You Lord / Judy Mowatt / Love / African Love/Jet Star
13- Be Thankful / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
14- Thank You For Loving Me / Hensley King / The King Is Coming / Jet Star Gospel Times
15- Thank You For Today / Stitchie / Real Power / Lion Of Zion
16- Thank You Mama / Barry Brown / SINGLE / VP
17- Thankful / Moses Henry / Silent Cry Riddim (VA) / JahLight
18- Thank You / Stevie Face / Reggae For Jesus (VA) / ERC/ReggaeCD.com
19- Thanks / Osmond Collins / He Will Restore / Jet Star Gospel Times
20- Thank You Lord / Frankie Paul / SINGLE / Bairele
21- Thank You Lord / Dillavou / Livications Unplugged / Justin Dillavou
22- Give Thanks And Praise / Dean Fraser / Dean Plays Bob, Volume Two / RAS
23- Thanks And Praises / Bola / What Do I Do? / Inner Hub
24- Thank You Lord / Bunny Brown / Reggae Give Thanks And Praise (VA) / Brickwall
25- Thank You / Jennifer Howland feat. Tiago Costa / Daughter Of The King / Lion Of Zion
26- Thank You / Youth Exodus (aka 'Imisi) / Authentic Sounds, Vol. 1 (VA) / Kingdom Beat
27- Thank You JAH JAH / Blaminack / SINGLE / versionist.com

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 11/15/17

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

11/15/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Promised Land / Jah Pickney / Regenerated / Jah Yout
2- Secret About Life / Daddy Rings / Stand Out / Gone Clear
3- Freedom Fighter / Half Pint / Classics / Hightone
4- Dub It Out Of Babylon / Dub Street Rockers / Soul Winner / Kingdom Beat
5- Dry And Heavy / Burning Spear / Harder Than The Best / Mango
6- World Wide Web / Tribe Of Judah / Bloom Where You're Planted / TOJ Enterprise
7- Khayim Dub / Yesus Dread / SINGLE / versionist.com
8- Tuimbe Hosanna / David Mporampora & Sifa! Sifa! Africa / African Safari Of Praise / mp3.com CD
9- Slippery / The Crystalites / The Crystalites /  Crystal/Move & Groove
10- Babylon Gone Down / Yabby You / One Love, One Heart / Shanachie
11- Beware / Yabby You / Beware Dub / Pressure Sounds
12- Psalm 27 / J Square / The Servant's Quarters Riddim Sessions 5 (VA) / Servant
13- Word / Lester Lewis / No Boundaries / Jet Star Gospel Times
14- Start Your Dubbing / Prince Alla / Glory / Jah Warrior
15- Step Into The Light / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Nigel Lewis / Made In Zion / Lion Of Zion
16- Just Like The Wind / Luciano / Where There Is Life / Island Jamaica
17- Be My Comforter / Positive / Forever My King / Fox Fuse
18- In A Dis Ya Time / The Itals / Early Recordings 1971-1979 / Nighthawk
19- Jah Love / Youth Exodus (aka 'Imisi) / LIVE / N'Soul
20- Oh My God / Otis Gayle / SINGLE / Link Up Recordz
21- Earth Crisis / Steel Pulse / Smash Hits / Elektra
22- Your Are Glorious / Geneman / Arise / Lion Of Zion
23- Smile / Freddie McGregor / SINGLE / Mango
24- Love And Affection / John Brown's Body / All Time / I-Town
25- Something Inside So Strong / Lloyd Brown / Pop Hits Inna Reggae Volume 3 (VA) / Jet Star
26- Who Is Da Man? / Alan Charles feat. Nathan Prime / Da Plan / Focus Arts
27- Fisherman / Heaven Bound / Reggae Redemption Songs (VA) / Lion Of Zion

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 11/8/17

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

11/8/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Israelites / Desmond Dekker / Rockin' Steady: The Best Of Desmond Dekker / Rhino
2- Live Good / Barrington Levy / Here I Come / RAS
3- Wars, Rumors Of Wars / J.D. Smooth & Friends feat. Roman Stewart / An Inspirational Journey / Wearl "G"
4- Rootsman Dub / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted In Dub / Lion Of Zion
5- Mighty Redeemer / Tony Rich / Man Of Cyrene / Jet Star Gospel Times
6- Wanted Dread & Alive / Peter Tosh / Live at The Circle Star Theater, San Carlos, CA 8/25/81 / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
7- Your Grace And Your Mercy / Osmond Collins / He Will Restore / Jet Star Gospel Times
8- Amazing Grace / Troy Anthony / Selah [EP] / Righteous Corner
9- He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother / Sanchez / No More Heartaches / VP
10- Dance With My Mother / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant
11- Dance With My Mother Dub / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant
12- True Love / Luciano / Serve Jah / VP
13- Son Of Man / Clinton Senior / SINGLE (7") / Stone House
14- Dubbing Is A Must / Pablo Moses / SINGLE / Mango
15- Jesus, You're My King / Kujo Oti / Africa Anointed (VA) / Lion Of Zion
16- None Like You / Jah Servant / Narrow Gate / Servant
17- In Zion (There Is No Night) / Rusty / Manifestation / 9 Above
18- Whom Shall I Fear / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
19- Children Of Today / Burning Spear / Living Dub, Volume One / Heartbeat
20- Forgiveness / Kaona / Rhythms Of The Earth / Cave
21- Gun Town / Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / The Life Giver Riddim (VA) / Servant
22- Sooner / Lester Lewis / No Boundaries / Jet Star Gospel Times
23- He's The Better Way / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
24- Seeds Of Love And Life / Dubmatix feat. Luciano / Rebel Massive / Echo Beach
25- I Believe / Lytie / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free (VA) / G&D


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Thursday, November 2, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 11/1/17

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

11/1/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Drum & Bass Line / Aswad / Live And Direct / Mango
2- Revelation Song / Geneman / The Light / Tehillah
3- Created By The Father / Dennis Brown / No Man Is An Island / Studio One
4- Screw Face Dub / The Revolutionaries / Top Ranking Dub, Volume 1 / Duke Reid

5- Into Zion / 'Imisi / Visions Of The Father / Lion Of Zion
6- Eastern Standard Time / The Skatalites / Ball Of Fire / Island Jamaica
7- Good Ambition / The Ethiopians / Everything Crash: The Best Of The Ethiopians / Trojan
8- Jacqueline / Solomon Jabby / Rocksteady / Lion Of Zion
9- You Make Me So Very Happy / Alton Ellis / Cry Tough / Heartbeat
10- Render Your Heart / Owen Uriah / The Same Yesterday, Today and Forever / Star Recordings
11- Thing With War / Ben Okafor / SINGLE / Roadsweeper
12- Abortion Is A Crime / Alpha Blondy & The Solar System / Dieu / World Pacific
13- Experiment 1: A Handful Of Dub / Messian Dread / Messenjah Dub / dubroom.org
14- Jus' Reality / DJ Stereoman / Dancehall Gospel / FJ
15- Jordan River / Denzil Dennis / Give Thanks / Jet Star Gospel Times
16- Armagideon Time / Willie Williams / Armagideon Time / Heartbeat
17- Come To Me / Nothing To Dread / Reggae Praise / Star Song

18- Peace, Perfect Peace / Toots & The Maytals / Time Tough: The Anthology / Island Jamaica
19- Hope Road / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Yankee B / Hope Road / Lion Of Zion
20- Heed The Warning / Emrand Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
21- World Of Uncertainty / Third World / Sense Of Purpose / Columbia
22- He Saved Me / Ziggy Soul / Born Again / Glory
23- Run Come Purify / Solomon Jabby / Zion Gates / Altarsound
24- Run Come Dub / Solomon Jabby / Zion Gates / Altarsound
25- Blood Is Thicker Than Water / The Itals / Easy To Catch / Rhythm Safari
26- Zion Road / Mr. Lynx / Zion I Sampler (VA) / Zion I
27- Lion Of Judah / Temple Yard / Temple Yard / Gotee

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