Thursday, December 28, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 12/27/17

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

12/27/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Joy To The World / June Lodge / A Reggae Christmas [VA] / RAS/Sanctuary
2- God's World (Do The Right Thing) / Ben Okafor / Generation / Plankton
3- Rub-A-Dub Market / Tenor Saw / Fever / Blue Mountain/RAS
4- Rub-A-Dub Dub / Tenor Saw / Fever / Blue Mountain/RAS
5- They Said / Alfred And The Alfredoes / Just A Christmas Card / AWG
6- Win Or Lose / Luciano / Serve Jah / VP
7- He's Got The Power / Twiggy / Double Up, Vol. 2 [VA] / Brickwall
8- Joy To The World / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. David Fohe / Christmas Vibrations / Kingdom Culture
9- Joy To The World Dub / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. David Fohe / Dubby Christmas / Kingdom Culture
10- Revolution / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
11- Revolution Dub / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
12- State Of Siege / Third World / Committed / Mercury
13- World Dub: Away With The Bad / Glen Brown & King Tubby / 2 Heavyweight: Another Blood & Fire Sampler [VA] / Blood & Fire
14- I Believe / Lytie / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free [VA] / G&D
15- Come Back Jesus / Alpha Blondy / The Best Of Alpha Blondy / Shanachie
16- Nice Time / The Wailers / The Never Ending Wailers / Solomonic
17- Jamaican Bobsledding Chant / Worl-A-Girl / Cool Runnings: Music From The Motion Picture [VA] / CHAOS/Columbia
18- Twelve Days Of Christmas / Joe Gibbs All-Stars / Joe Gibbs Reggae Christmas / VP
19- Conscious Mind / Clive Smith / Stepping Forward In Dub / Abraham
20- Youthman / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
21- Cutlass / Bobby Ellis and The Crew / Shaka / Dublab
22- Put Another Log On The Fire / Glen Washington / Brother To Brother / Studio One
23- Come Children / Christafari / Soulfire / Gotee
24- Lou / Victor Rice / Smoke / Easy Star
25- Open Up / Zema / Look At The Heart / Melchizedek

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 12/20/17 (CHRISTMAS 2017 EDITION)

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

12/20/17

***CHRISTMAS 2017 EDITION***

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Do You Hear What I Hear? / Sadiki / Santa Claus [EP] / Skinny Bwoy
2- What Child Is This? / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Mr. Lynx / Christmas Vibrations / Kingdom Culture
3- What Dub Is This? / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Dubby Christmas / Kingdom Culture
4- Have You Heard The News / Alfred And The Alfredoes / Just A Christmas Card / AWG
5- Bigger Than Me / Dominic Balli / Christmas In Cali [EP] / Red Song
6- Silver Bells / Byron Lee & The Dragonnaires / Christmas Party Time In The Tropics / VP
7- Hark The Herald Angels Sing / Jamaica Jam / SINGLE / Rasta Claus/Sweet Rare Reggae Music
8- Wonderful Child / Sanchez / Who Is This Man / VP
9- O Little Town Of Bethlehem / Jamaica Jam / SINGLE / Rasta Claus/Sweet Rare Reggae Music
10- Driving Home For Christmas / Richie Davis / Mafia & Fluxy Present A Reggae Christmas (VA) / Mafia & Fluxy
11- They Call Him Emmanuel / Blaminack / SINGLE / versionist.com
12- Deck The Halls / Dean Fraser / Blue Mountain Christmas Party (VA) / Blue Mountain
13- Star Of Bethlehem/We Three Kings / Christafari feat. Solomon Jabby & David Fohe / Reggae Christmas / Lion Of Zion
14- Christmas Inna Jamdown / Katalys Crew / Christmas Inna Jamdown / Katsjam
15- O Holy Night / Alfred And The Alfredoes / Just A Christmas Card / AWG
16- Sound The Trumpet / The Wailers feat. Bob Marley / Reggae Christmas From Studio One (VA) / Heartbeat
17- O Come O Come Emmanuel / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Christmas Vibrations / Kingdom Culture
18- O Come Emmanuel Dub / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Dubby Christmas / Kingdom Culture
19- Christmas Stylee / Johnny Osbourne & The Family Group / Reggae Christmas From Studio One (VA) / Heartbeat
20- It's Christmas Time / Adahna Chadee / Celebration Riddim (VA) / JahLight
21- Stand Up / Seraiah & Steffi Romero / Christmas 2011 Promo / Tehillah Studios
22- The Meaning Of Christmas / Boris Gardiner / The Meaning Of Christmas / Revue
23- Angels We Have Heard On High / Nikesha Lindo / Christmas Time / Heavy Beat
24- They Bring Him Gold / Lester Lewis / No Boundaries / Jet Star Gospel Times
25- Jingle Bells Ska / The Skatalites / SINGLE [7"] / Islam
26- Merry Christmas To You and You and You and You / Sheldon Blackman & The Love Circle / Jamoo GoodNews Ltd.
27- Mary Did You Know / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Lynette White / Christmas Vibrations / Kingdom Culture

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" 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
------------------------------
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
------------------------------
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
------------------------------
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
------------------------------
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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Thursday, October 26, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 10/25/17

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

10/25/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Give Thanks And Praise / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
2- I'll Give Him Praise / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
3- One Love/People Get Ready / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Exodus (Deluxe Edition) / Universal/Island
4- One Love/People Get Ready (Alternative Dub) / Bob Marley & The Wailers / The Dub Sessions 1972-1992 / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
5- Man Of Sorrows / Ben Okafor / Reggae Redemption Songs (VA) / Lion Of Zion
6- So Much Trouble / Junior C feat. Septimus / Reggae Redemption Songs (VA) / Lion Of Zion
7- Roots Symphony / Dennis Bovell and The Dub Band / Audio Active / Celluloid/Moving Target
8- Double Attack / Gregory Isaacs / Happiness Come '74-'77 / Jamaican Gold
9- Hey Mama / Justin Hinds & The Dominoes / Corner Stone / Gorgon
10- Come Holy Spirit / Warren Brady / Man To Man / Brady Productions
11- Narnius / IJenNeh / All Things Bright / IJenNeh
12- Free Jah Jah Children / Sugar Minott / Ghetto-ology + Dub / Easy Star
13- Free Jah Jah Dub / Sugar Minott / Ghetto-ology + Dub / Easy Star
14- Set Me Free / Christafari / Valley Of Decision / Gotee
15- Creation Awaits / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted / Altarsound
16- Dub Awaits / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted In Dub / Lion Of Zion
17- Dance With My Mother / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant

18- Dance With My Mother (Dub Mix) / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant
19- Serious Times / Luciano / Visions / Charm/Jet Star
20- Nuff Badness / Dillavou / Nuff Badness [EP] / Lion Of Zion
21- Send The Light / Hensley King / The King Is Coming / Jet Star Gospel Times
22- Trials / Moses Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
23- Darker Shade Of Black / Jackie Mittoo / Blood & Fire All Stars: Run It Red (VA) / Blood & Fire
24- This Economical Crisis / Yabby You / Dread Prophecy /Shanachie
25- First Light / Paul Fox / Paul Fox Meets Fullness [EP] / KarnaTone
26- Struggling Man / Jimmy Cliff / In Concert: The Best Of Jimmy Cliff / Reprise
27- Bountiful Love / Wayne Stoddart / Committed / Platinum

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 10/18/17

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

10/18/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Whom Shall I Fear / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
2- Whom Shall I Fear (Dub Version) / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
3- Jah Jah / U Roy / Original DJ / Caroline
4- I Shall Be Released / The Heptones / Heptones Disco Dub / Upsetters
5- Promised Land / Jah Pickney / Regenerated / Jah Yout
6- Capture Land / Chronixx / Dread & Terrible / Chronixx
7- Armageddon / Junior C / Faith / Red Clay
8- Battering Down Survival / E.T. Webster / SINGLE / Runn
9- The Heathen / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Exodus - 40 / Tuff Gong
10- Da Plan / Alan Charles feat. Tendai / Da Plan / Focus Arts
11- These Hands / Jah Servant / Good Soil / Servant
12- See and Blind / Albert Griffiths & The Gladiators / A Whole Heap / Heartbeat
13- Blessed Beyond The Curse / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
14- Let Love Abide / Rod Taylor / SINGLE (7") / Manzie
15- Delight Yourself / Howie Hutchinson / The Naked Truth / bb Music/World Sounds
16- Fa Wadesoa / Professor Kofi Abraham / Gospel For Ever / MMP
17- Memories (unreleased) / Junior Murvin / Cross Over Sessions / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
18- Memories (Dub) (unreleased) / Junior Murvin / Cross Over Sessions  / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
19- Change / Jamba / Hallelujah Is The Highest Praise / Jamba
20- Jah Jah Brings Joy / Fikre Selassie (Love Of The Trinity) / Blessed Is He / Fikre Selassie
21- Fast & Furious / Mikey General feat. Radic / Peace, Love, Unity & Justice 2 (VA) / Katsjam
22- Dub Squad / Eric Hausmann / Slow Ambient Dub / Spilling Audio
23- Wise Ones / Ben Okafor / Shadows / Roadsweeper
24- Seed Grow / Asherman Meets Dub Street Rockers / Zion Ready / JumpUp!


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Thursday, October 12, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 10/11/17

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

10/11/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Repent / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
2- Repentance In Dub / Jah Servant / SINGLE (mp3) / Servant
3- Humble Yourself / B.E. Mann / Humble Yourself / Mann 2 Mon
4- Let Righteousness Cover The Earth / Majek Fashek / Prisoner Of Conscience / Mango
5- Brain Food / Kevin Kinsella / Riding Higher Still / I-Town
6- Redeeming Dub / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted In Dub / Lion Of Zion
7- Bloodstain / Peter Broggs / Reggae Jamdown: The RAS Tapes (VA) / RAS
8- You Can't Make It On Your Own / Rudolph Graham / Sunshine Riddim (VA) / Genesis Music House
9- Heart Of A Servant / Geneman / The Light / Tehillah
10- Pass It On (Version) / The Wailers / Singles & Rarities 1970-1972 (The Breakthrough Years) / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
11- Pass It On / The Wailers / Singles & Rarities 1970-1972 (The Breakthrough Years) / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
12- Trials / Moses Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
13- Born In Chains / Shekinah Productions / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
14- Tumblin' Down / Ziggy Marley and The Melody Makers / Conscious Party / Virgin
15- Revelation Song (Dub) / Christafari / Dub Worship: Echoes Of Mercy / Lion Of Zion
16- Never Let Go / Positive / Never Let Go / Lion Of Zion/Lion Of Judah
17- Time / Don Carlos / 7 Days A Week / RAS
18- Redeeming The Time / Monty G & Mr. Lynx / Reggae Redemption Songs 2 (VA) / Lion Of Zion
19- Invitation To Jamaica (Version) / Joe Higgs / Unity Is Power / Pressure Sounds
20- Live It Right / Jah Servant feat. Drae / Jah Servant And Friends (VA) / Servant
21- Song For The Oppressed / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
22- Cheer Up, Sharron / Bobby Melody / SINGLE (mp3) / Hi-Rock
23- Jah Jah Will Never / Roge' Abergel / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free (VA) / G&D
24- King Of Kings (previously unreleased) / Yabby You / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
25- Lamb's Book / Blaminack / SINGLE (mp3) / versionist.com

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Friday, October 6, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 10/4/17

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

10/4/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Trouble / Black Uhuru / Iron Storm Dub / Mesa
2- Tru Luv / Sahmuel / Redemption / Sahmuel
3- Sun Is Shining / Prince Alla / Only Love Can Conquer / Blood & Fire
4- Problems Never Get Me Down / Stitchie / Solid Rock / Lion Of Zion
5- I Want To Know What Love Is / Ed Robinson / On Covers / Push Broom Gang
6- Greatest Love / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
7- In Pastures Green / Osmond Collins / Walk The Walk / Jet Star Gospel Times
8- Ride Out Your Storm / George Nooks / Ride Out Your Storm / Tad's Record
9- Ja Funmi / King Sunny Ade' And His African Beats / Go-Man-Go (VA) / Mango
10- Ring The Alarm / Howie Hutchinson / Friend For Life / Independent Artist
11- Jah Guide And Protect Me / Tenor Saw / Fever / Blue Mountain/RAS
12- Jah Guide Dub / Tenor Saw / Fever / Blue Mountain/RAS
13- Sky Rocket / The Skatalites / Bashaka / Marston
14- Let Go, Let God / Radic / Roots Gospel, Volume 1 (VA) / Katsjam
15- Igziabeher (Let Jah Be Praised) / Peter Tosh / Legalize It / Columbia
16- Sooner / Lester Lewis / No Boundaries / Jet Star Gospel Times
17- How I Dub / Jah Servant feat. Bevil Joseph & Andrae Ricardo / The Servant's Quarters Riddims & Dubs 5 (VA) / Servant
18- Watermelon Man / Sly, Robbie, Gitsy & The Taxi Gang / La Trenggae / VP
19- Settle Down / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
20- Come Children / Christafari / Soulfire / Gotee
21- One Drop / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Survival / Tuff Gong
22- One Drop / Ram1 / Riddim Culture Presents Ram1 / Riddim Culture
23- Guntown / Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / Life Giver Riddim (VA) / Servant
24- Dub Town / Jah Servant feat. Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / Life Giver Riddim (VA) / Servant
25- Don't Give Up / Wailing Souls / Live On / Zoo
26- War / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Onward & Upward / Lion Of Zion
27- Warfare Dub / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Dubs Of Glory / Lion Of Zion

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 9/27/17

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

9/27/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Reggae Street / Jimmy Cliff / Cliff Hanger / Columbia
2- I Believe / Lytie / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free (VA) / G&D
3- Bend Down / Ernie Smith / After 30 Years Life Is Just For Living / Ernie Smith
4- Victory Train / Tenor Saw / SINGLE (mp3) / Dug Out
5- So Much Tribulation / Solomon Jabby feat. Troy Anthony / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
6- Hold On / Joshua Alo / Orchid Unknown / World Souljah
7- Slow It Down / Inner Circle / Bad Boys / Big Beat
8- Frying Pan / The Slickers / SINGLE (7") / Blue Cat
9- Jah Jah / The Israelites / Jamaican Celebration / JumpUp!
10- Ebony And Ivory / The Mighty Diamonds / The Roots Is There / Shanachie
11- Who Set The Captive Free? / Al G / Be Strong / AWG
12- Keep Fighting / Shem Meluce / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
13- Keep Fighting Dub / Shem Meluce & Jah Servant / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
14- Power Of The Spirit / In Crowd / Natural Rock N' Reggae: Greatest Hits / Rhino
15- Stronghold Destroyer Dub / Solomon Jabby / Zion Gates / Altarsound
16- One Bright Day / Ziggy Marley And The Melody Makers / One Bright Day / Virgin
17- Love God And Live / George Nooks / Peace, Love, Unity & Justice 2 (VA) / Katsjam
18- Were You There (extended mix) / Owen Uriah / Jah Servant And Friends (VA) / Servant
19- New World In The Morning / Luciano / Child Of A King / VP
20- Jug Head Dub / The Revolutionaries / Top Ranking Dub Volume 1 / Abraham
21- The World Is Troubled / Dennis Brown / 2 Gether As 1: Foul Play & Love Has Found Its Way / Observer
22- Generation / Kay Morris feat. Lester Lewis / Unite / Jewels
23- Superfly (extended mix) / I Roy / 2 Heavyweight: Another Blood And Fire Sampler (VA) / Blood & Fire
24- Your Kingdom Come / Ben Okafor & Garth Hewitt / Blood Brothers / What?

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Saturday, September 23, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 9/20/17

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

9/20/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- I Have A Liberty / Johnny Kwesi Annan & Mental Dread / Gospel - Roots - Reggae / GEMA
2- God's World (Do The Right Thing) / Ben Okafor / Generation / Plankton
3- Jah Is The Only King / Sadiki / Jah Is The Only King / Skinny Bwoy Jamaica/Structure
4- Africa Dub / Roots Radics & Soul Syndicate / SINGLE (mp3) / Silver Kamel
5- Hope Road / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Yankee B / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
6- Zion Shepherd / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted / Altarsound
7- Love Shines Brighter / Culture / Baldhead Bridge / Shanachie
8- Wars, Rumors Of Wars / J.D. Smooth & Friends feat. Roman Stewart / An Inspiration Journey / Wearl "G"
9- War / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Rastaman Vibration / Tuff Gong
10- War (Dub) / Bob Marley & The Wailers / SINGLE (7") / Tuff Gong
11- Get Back / Michael E. Johnson & The Killer Bees / Live In Berlin / Rykodisc
12- Hearts Of Fire / Christafari feat. Kevin Kinsella / Hearts Of Fire / Lion Of Zion
13- Mission / Orthodox Issachar / He Created Everything / Orthodox Muzik
14- Heed The Warning / Emrand Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
15- Trials / Moses Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
16- Flow On (Riddim Version) / Jah Servant feat. JahLight / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
17- No Matter What It Is / Ben Okafor / Nkiru / Refuge
18- Moving Away / Jack Radics / Reggae House Music Vol. 5 (VA) / VP
19- Time Run Out / Jack Radics / Open Rebuke / Heartbeat/Star Trail
20- I'm Not Ashamed / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
21- Walls Of Jerusalem / Vivian Jackson & The Prophets / Yabby You: Jesus Dread 1972-1977 / Blood & Fire
22- Jerusalem Dub / King Tubby's / Yabby You: Jesus Dread 1972-1977 / Sanctuary
23- There Is A Joy / Glen Washington / Masterpiece / Zion High
24- Don't Worry / Geneman / Arise / Lion Of Zion
25- Peace, Perfect Peace / Toots & The Maytals / Time Tough: The Anthology / Island Jamaica



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Saturday, September 16, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 9/13/17

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

9/13/17

* Back To School Edition *

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- School Days / White Mice / White Mice / Basic Replay 
2- The Reggae ABC's / Christafari feat. Red Cloud & Richie Righteous / Reggae Sunday School (VA) / Lion Of Zion
3- Good Instruction / Tony Rebel / Tony Rebel Meets Garnett Silk In A Dancehall Conference / Heartbeat 
4- Dub Instruction / Tony Rebel / Tony Rebel Meets Garnett Silk In A Dancehall Conference / Heartbeat
5- Boys And Girls / Joe & Marcia Higgs / Roots Combination / Macola
6- Listen To The Teacher / U Roy / Original DJ / Caroline
7- Baby, Read The Book / Denis McLean / Seek / Heart
8- Dub Science / Mad Professor / RAS Portraits / RAS
9- Give The Children Education / Mikey Dread / Obsession / Rykodisc
10- Peer Pressure / Septimus / Role Model / Septi
11- Back To School / Bunny Wailer / Reggae For Kids (VA) / Sanctuary
12- Live, Love And Learn / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik 
13- Schooling The Duke / David Madden / Cyber Charged Ska / LMS/VP
14- Chemistry / Kingsley Wray / Chemistry / KA One
15- Count Your Blessings / Norris Weir / I Believe / TG/Jet Star
16- Measure For Measure / Ron Wiseman / Mystical Mood / Marshmellow
17- Dubbing Lecturer / The Soul Agents / Dub Specialist: 17 Dub Shots From Studio One (VA) / Heartbeat
18- Alphabet Praise / Andrew G / I Declare War / Good Newz
19- Boneman Connection / Nicodemus / Reggae Dancehall Classics (VA) / Sleeping Bag
20- Teacher Of Dub / King Tubby / Surrounded By The Dreads / Jet Star
21- Pick Up A Dictionary / Chicken Chest & Leslie Thunder / Action Packed / Danceteria/ROIR
22- Black And White / Freddie McGregor feat. Brigadier Jerry / Reggae For Kids (VA) / Sanctuary
23- Be Wise / Ram1 / Riddim Culture Presents Ram1 / Riddim Culture
24- Professor Ironside / Lloyd Parks / SINGLE (7") / Justice League
25- Teachings Of His Majesty / Christafari / Reggae Redemption Songs II (VA) / Lion Of Zion 
27- Learn Fi Live Up / Nardo Ranks / Cool And Humble / Heartbeat


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Thursday, September 7, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 9/6/17

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

9/6/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Yah Is The Only Way / Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / The Servant's Quarters Decisions Riddim (VA) / Servant
2- Jah No Dead / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
3- Don't Turn Around / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Carl I Quallis / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
4- Only Love Can Conquer / Prince Alla / Only Love Can Conquer / Blood & Fire
5- Run Come Rally / Yabby You / One Love, One Heart / Shanachie
6- Hungering Dub / Yabby U / King Tubby's Prophesy Of Dub / Blood & Fire
7- Jonah / Luciano / Sweep Over My Soul / VP
8- Jonah 2 / Bob Riley & The Fishers / "Yikes" Word Reggae 3 / Bob Riley & The Fishers
9- Babylon Skank / Clive Smith / Stepping Forward In Dub / Abraham
10- Ah! Bosi! / Olu Maintain / Reloaded / Olu Maintain
11- Lovers In A Dangerous Time / Lucky Dube / Victims / Shanachie
12- The Feel I Get / Kujo Oti / Test Of Faith / Bellbottom
13- In Our Struggles / Warriorland / There Will Be Signs / Warriorland
14- Gun Court / Junior Reid / Visa / RAS
15- Wolf In Disguise / Monty G / King's Highway / Lion Of Zion
16- Better Must Come / Positive / Forever My King / Fox Fuse
17- Rescue / Kristine Alicia / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free (VA) / G&D
18- Body Guard / Steel Pulse / Smash Hits / Elektra
19- Revelation, Come / Hugh DeFrance / Reggae Redemption Songs Vol. 2 (VA) / Lion Of Zion
20- Riding Higher Still / Kevin Kinsella / Riding Higher Still / I-Town
21- Silver And Gold / Christafari feat. Solomon Jabby, David Fohe & Kevin Kinsella / Hearts Of Fire / Lion Of Zion
22- In The Eye Of The Storm / Tony Brevette / I Must Tell Jesus / Jet Star Gospel Times
23- Storm (Jah Will Guide Us) / Gregory Isaacs / Reasoning With The Almighty / Trojan
24- Storm / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
25- Hiding Place / Christafari / Gravity / Lion Of Zion
26- Alli Alli Ho / Mikey Spice / Strictly The Best Eighteen (VA) / VP


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Friday, September 1, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/30/17

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

8/30/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Give Thanks And Praise / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
2- Million Miles / Hugh Mundell feat. Lacksley Castell & Augustus Pablo / Jah Fire / Black Arrow
3- Million Dub / Hugh Mundell feat. Lacksley Castell & Augustus Pablo / Jah Fire / Black Arrow
4- Storm / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
5- Riding Higher Still / Kevin Kinsella / Riding Higher Still / I-Town
6- She Said / Ben Okafor / Generation / Plankton
7- Never Drift Away / Matthew Greenidge / Jah Rules Over All / JahLight
8- Night Run / Jah Servant / SINGLE (mp3) / Servant
9- Fill Us Up With Your Mercy / Garnett Silk / Silky Mood / VP
10- Watchful And Alert / Denis McLean / Seek / Heart
11- Ubangiji / Bola / Take It Back / Bola
12- Turn My Life Around / Angella Stewart / Good Good Loving / Calabash
13- Mr. Dee Jay / Judy Mowatt / Mr. Dee-J / Ashandan
14- Color Of One / Semi / Conscious Paradise / 4YA
15- Battering Down Sentence / Bunny Wailer / Blackheart Man / Mango
16- Blessed Beyond The Curse / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
17- Fisherman / Heaven Bound / Reggae Redemption Songs (VA) / Lion Of Zion
18- Trials / Moses Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
19- Wicked Part Of Town / Dubmatix feat. Earl Zero / Rebel Massive / Echo Beach
20- Deng Deng/It's You / Geneman feat. Christafari & Solomon Jabby / Long Time / Lion Of Zion/Tehillah
21- Jesus Is Lord / Geneman / Arise / Lion Of Zion
22- Dub On Mount Sinai / Mad Professor / The Lost Scrolls Of Moses / Ariwa/RAS
23- Forward Christian Soldiers / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
24- One Way / Jah Servant / Good Soil / Servant
25- You Running Away / Katalys Crew / Summer Breeze Riddim (VA) / Katsjam
26- A Who / Katalys Crew / Open Your Eyes / Katsjam
27- Rat Race (Dub Version) / Bob Marley & The Wailers / SINGLE (7") / Tuff Gong

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 8/23/17

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

8/23/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Trials / Moses Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
2- Heed The Warning / Emrand Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servan/JahLight
3- Still Going Strong / Glen Washington / Number One Girl / VP
4- Get Wise / Horace Andy / Get Wise / Pressure Sounds
5- Warrior / Living Stone / Here In Babylon / Living Stone
6- Dangerous Game / Jr. Jazz / My Turn / VP
7- I Still Praise Him / Papa San / Soldiers Of Jesus Christ: Called To Serve (VA) / Judy M
8- Amafutha Esibane / Ladysmith Black Mambazo / Classic Tracks / Shanachie
9- Love Fountain / Tony Rebel / If Jah / VP
10- Render Your Heart / Owen Uriah / The Same Yesterday, Today, And Forever / Star Recordings
11- Dub Of Thunder / Jah Servant / Narrow Gate / Servant
12- God's Word / Geneman / The Light / Tehillah
13- Don't Sell Your Soul / Fred Locks / Never Give Up / VP
14- From Creation / Blaminack / SINGLE (mp3) / versionist.com
15- The Comes A Time / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
16- Friend In Need / Luciano / Messenger / Island Jamaica
17- Rainy Days / Luciano / Messenger / Island Jamaica
18- Just The Way You Are / Christafari feat. Kevin Kinsella, Solomon Jabby & Avion Blackman / Hearts Of Fire / Lion Of Zion
19- Keep The Family / Jimmy Cliff  / Humanitarian / Eureka
20- Messenger / Stitchie / Kingdom Ambassador / Drum & Bass/ERC
21- Dubment / Mention / Return To Dub / Servant
22- Strength Of My Life / Israel Vibration / Reggae Jamdown: The RAS Tapes (VA) / RAS
23- Blessed Beyond The Curse / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
24- Back To My Life / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
25- Puzzle Of Life / Everard L. Rowe / Everard Uncaged For Jesus: Forget The Past / Everard L. Rowe
26- Dub In Trench Town / Bob Marley & The Wailers / SINGLE (12") / 56 Hope Road

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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
------------------------------
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
------------------------------
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
------------------------------
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
------------------------------
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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Saturday, July 8, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 6/28/17

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

6/28/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Our Father / Leroy Simmonds / SINGLE (mp3) / New Faze Muzic
2- Now That We Found Love / Third World / Reggae Greats / Mango
3- Long Time / Geneman / Long Time / Lion Of Zion/Tehillah
4- Wicked Tumbling Version / Glen Brown / Blood And Fire All Stars: Run It Red (VA) / Blood & Fire
5- Warrior / Living Stone / Here In Babylon / Living Stone
6- War (Dreadzone Remix) / Tackhead / Exodus vs. Black Cinderella vs. War Remixes / Echo Beach
7- Cup Of Life / Stitchie / Real Power / Lion Of Zion
8- New Generation / Ghetto Blaster / People / Moving Target/Celluloid
9- Messenger / Luciano / Messenger / Island Jamaica
10- Greatest Love / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
11- Hope Road / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
12- Help Us / Burning Spear / Living Dub, Volume One / Heartbeat
13- Armageddon / Osmond Collins / Walk The Walk / Jet Star Gospel Times
14- Fig Tree / Bunny Wailer / Blackheart Man / Mango
15- Better Land / Michael Sterling / A Message To Mother / MSP
16- Freedom Sounds / Skatalites / Putumayo Prestents The Caribbean (VA) / Putumayo
17- Eye On The Sparrow / George Nooks / SINGLE (mp3) / Rocky Gibbs
18- When My Work / Howie Hutchinson / Journeyman / GospelReggae.com
19- No Man Is An Island / Errol Dunkley / SINGLE (mp3) / Tappa
20- Spirit And Power / Solomon Jabby & Blaminack / SINGLE (mp3) / versionist.com
21- Roots Radical / Jimmy Cliff / Special / Columbia
22- Make A Joyful Noise / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
23- Gospel Fire (Remix) / Mike Roots / Freedom & Struggle / Star Recordings
24- Only A Fool / Messian Dread / Showcase / Star Recordings
25- Spiritual Healing / Toots And The Maytals / Time Tough: The Anthology / Island Jamaica
26- Emancipation Proclamation / Christafari feat. Geneman / Word Sound & Power / Lion Of Zion

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 6/21/17

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

6/21/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Firmly Planted / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted / Altarsound
2- Problems / Horace Andy / Heavyweight Sound: A Blood And Fire Sampler (VA) / Blood & Fire
3- Problems Dub / Horace Andy & Prince Jammy / Heavyweight Sound: A Blood And Fire Sampler (VA) / Blood & Fire
4- Rivers Of Babylon / The Melodians / SINGLE (7") / Beverley's
5- Rivers Of Babylon / Dillavou / Livications Unplugged [EP] / Justin Dillavou
6- March Of The Warrior King / Solomon Jabby / Zion Gates / Lion Of Zion
7- Open Your Eyes / Katalys Crew / Open Your Eyes / Katsjam
8- Slogans / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Africa Unite: The Singles Collection / Universal Island
9- Heart Of A Servant / Geneman / The Light / Tehillah
10- Heal Me / Alpha Blondy And The Solar System / Dieu / World Pacific
11- Healing Me / Junior Tucker / Brand New / Main Street
12- I Shall Be Released / The Heptones / Party Time / Island
13- He Rescued Me / Hensley King / The King Is Coming / Jet Star Gospel Times
14- (Music Is My) Occupation / The Skatalites / Foundation Ska / Heartbeat
15- She Pleases Me / Wailing Souls / All Over The World / CHAOS/Columbia
16- Starlight / Andrae Ricardo / SINGLE (mp3) / Andrae Ricardo
17- Roots With Quality / Third World / Heartbeat Reggae Now! (VA) / Heartbeat
18- Christ Is Enough For Me / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / SINGLE (mp3) / Kingdom Culture
19- Fire Corner / King Stitt / Reggae Fire Beat / Jamaican Gold
20- Young Girl / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
21- Anywhere You Want To Go / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
22- I'll Give Him Praise / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
23- Give Thanks / Dennis Brown / Cosmic Force / Heartbeat
24- Holy Spirit / Reuben / Riddim Invasion (VA) / Lion Of Judah Sounds
25- One Drop / Willie Lindo / Tuned In Reggae / Joe Gibbs

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 5/31/17

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

5/31/17

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Somebody Loves You / Jerry Lloyd / The Best Of CGN (VA) / CGN
2- Rainy Days / Luciano / Messenger / Island Jamaica
3- Remove These Clouds Of Darkness / Richie Stephens / The Man Upstairs / ERC
4- Hooked Dub / Jah Servant / SINGLE (mp3) / Servant
5- I Can See Clearly Now / Hothouse Flowers / Rock n' Reggae (VA) / Rebound
6- I Can See Clearly Now / Jimmy Cliff / Cool Runnings: Music From The Motion Picture (VA) / CHAOS/Columbia
7- Nothing Can Separate Me / Geneman / Long Time / Lion Of Zion/Tehillah
8- All In The Same Boat / Freddie McGregor / The Real Authentic Sampler (VA) / RAS
9- God For All / Ben Okafor / Diverted Traffic / Roadsweeper
10- Hope Road / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Yankee B / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
11- Thank You / Youth Exodus (aka 'Imisi) / Authentic Sounds Vol. 1 (VA) / Kingdom Beat
12- Wolf In Sheep Clothing / Big Youth / Blood And Fire All Stars: Run It Red (VA) / Blood & Fire
13- Pick The Beam / Yabby You And The Prophets / Jah Will Be Done / Prophet
14- I'm Not Ashamed / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
15- King Tubby Meets The Rockers Uptown / Augustus Pablo / Classic Rockers / Island
16- A King Fisher Of Men / Solomon Jabby / Rootical Revelations / Altarsound
17- Thunder Storm / King Cannon Ball / SINGLE (7") / Trojan
18- Fight Against (discomix) / Mike Roots / Freedom & Struggle / Star Recordings
19- Confusion / Kujo Oti / Test Of Faith / Bellbottom
20- Better Must Come / Positive / Forever My King / Fox Fuse
21- I Believe / Lytie / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free (VA) / G&D
22- Love Fire / Bunny Wailer / Retrospective / Shanachie
23- Live, Love And Learn / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
24- Thy Kingdom Dub / Talking Dog / SINGLE (mp3) / versionist.com

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