Thursday, April 26, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 4/25/18

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

4/25/18

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

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Thursday, April 19, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 4/18/18

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

4/18/18

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

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 4/11/18

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

4/11/18

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

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Friday, April 6, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 4/4/18

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

4/4/18

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

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Friday, March 30, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 3/28/18

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

3/28/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Wonderful World, Beautiful People / Jimmy Cliff / Wonderful World, Beautiful People / A&M
2- Strong Tower / Solomon Jabby / Rootical Revelations / Altarsound
3- Little Patience / Majek Fashek / Little Patience / Coral
4- Liquidation / Clint and The Eastwoods / SINGLE / Clint and The Eastwoods
5- Hard Ground / The Original Black Uhuru / Love Crisis / Jammy's
6- High Priest / Orthodox Issachar / Great and Marvellous / Orthodox Muzik
7- Grateful / Virtuous / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
8- Show Me / Ione Angeles feat. Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
9- The Cross / Mo' Than Conquerors / Power / Malak
10- First Light / Paul Fox / Paul Fox Meets Fullness [EP] / KarnaTone
11- Ubangiji / Bola / Take It Back / Bola
12- A Helping Hand / Barry Brown / SINGLE / Mafia & Fluxy
13- Seed Grow / Asherman Meets Dub Street Rockers / Zion Ready / JumpUp!
14- Run Up and Down / Dwayne Fyah / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
15- Mercy of Jah / Troy Anthony / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
16- Stand for Better / Rasites / Urban Regeneration / Jet Star
17- Wake Up and Live / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Survival / Tuff Gong
18- Old Rugged Cross / Hensley King / My God Is Real / Jet Star Gospel Times
19- Emancipation Proclamation / Christafari feat. Geneman / Word Sound & Power / Lion Of Zion
20- Testing of My Faith / Keith Hudson / Flesh of My Skin, Blood of My Blood / Basic Replay
21- Pick the Beam (previously unreleased dubplate mix) / Yabby You / Deliver Me From My Enemies / Blood & Fire
22- Come Now Youthman / Mr. Spaulding / Twelve Tribe of Israel: Anthology / Hot Milk
23- Come Now Youthman (instrumental) / Mr. Spaulding / Twelve Tribe of Israel: Anthology / Hot Milk
24- Would You? / Stitchie / Kingdom Ambassador / Drum & Bass/ERC
25- Nicodemus [7" Single Mix] / The Congos / Heart Of The Congos [Deluxe Edition] / Blood & Fire
26- Triumphant Entrance Chant / Solomon Jabby / Dub From The Gates Of Zion / Altarsound/mp3.com CD
27- I Will Be Back / Ben Okafor / Diverted Traffic / Roadsweeper

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Thursday, March 22, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 3/21/18

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

3/21/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- It's A Good Day / Pat Kelly / SINGLE [7"] / Ossie
2- Thankful / Moses Henry / Silent Cry Riddim [VA] / JahLight
3- Alli Alli Ho / Mikey Spice / Strictly The Best Eighteen [VA] / VP
4- Fumaca / Victor Rice / Smoke / Easy Star
5- Springtime / Mark Wonder / Break The Ice / Red Bridge
6- Take It Easy / Kemton Adams / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
7- Night Run Riddim / Jah Servant / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
8- Looking For A Way Out / Donna Marie / Now Is The Time / Jet Star Gospel Times
9- Dog Teeth / Peter Tosh / Honorary Citizen / Legacy
10- Reggaemylitis / Peter Tosh / Wanted Dread And Alive / EMI
11- I'm Not Ashamed / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
12- Conversation / Living Stone / Here In Babylon / Living Stone
13- When Man On Earth / Luciano / Sweep Over My Soul / VP
14- Fear Not / Christafari / To The Foundation / Lion Of Zion
15- Fear Not Dub / Christafari / Majestic Heights In Dub / Lion Of Zion
16- Dawning / Bobby Simpson / Dawning / SL
17- Searching For Love / Mention / Hear My Prayer / Flow Masters/Servant
18- Liquidator / Winston Wright / Who Done It / Third World
19- Just Don't Want To Be Lonely / Freddie McGregor / SINGLE [7"] / Germain
20- Lonely / Leeroy Morrison / God So Loved The World / 3rd Dimension
21- Pressure Drop / Dillavou / Livications Unplugged / Justin Dillavou
22- Pressure Drop / Toots and The Maytals / Time Tough: The Anthology / Island Jamaica
23- I Refuse / Adena / Roots Gospel, Volume 1 [VA] / Katsjam
24- Better Must Come / Positive / Forever My King /Fox Fuse
25- Walls of Jerusalem / Yabby You feat. Vivian Jackson & The Prophets / Jesus Dread 1972-77 / Blood & Fire
26- Jerusalem Dub / Yabby You feat. King Tubby's / Jesus Dread 1972-77 / Blood & Fire

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Thursday, March 15, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 3/14/18

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

3/14/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Give Thanks and Praise / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
2- Render Love / The Itals / Modern Age / RAS
3- Mercy of Jah / Troy Anthony / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
4- Strengthen What Remains / Keziah Job / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
5- Night Run Riddim / Jah Servant / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
6- They Can't Get Me Out / Cornell Campbell / Silver Jubilee: 25 Classic Cuts / Rhino
7- Easy Chair / Little Roy / SINGLE [7"] / Tafari
8- Charity Dub / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
9- Love Your Neighbor / Ladysmith Black Mambazo / The Warner Bros. Collection / Warner Archives/Rhino
10- Hope Road / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Yankee B / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
11- Wareika / Twilight Dub Sound System / The Essential Collection / M
12- Revolution / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
13- Ghetto Of The City (LIVE) / Misty In Roots / Roots Controller / Real World
14- I Know Who Holds My Hand / Osmond Collins / Do It Again / Jet Star Gospel Times
15- Serious Time / Luciano / Visions / Charm/Jet Star
16- Hearts of Fire (extended version) / Christafari feat. Kevin Kinsella / Hearts of Fire / Lion of Zion
17- Satan Fall (Zion Gate) / Sly & Robbie / Dubrising / Tabou 1
18- Give It Away / Temple Yard / Temple Yard / Gotee
19- Give A Little Love / Aswad / Crucial Tracks (Best of Aswad) / Island
20- Sitting Down Too Long / Howie Hutchinson / The Naked Truth / bb Music/World Sounds
21- Paradise / Joseph Israel / Paradise / Lions of Israel, Inc.
22- Hooked Dub / Jah Servant / SINGLE / Servant
23- Tell Me Who / Ziggy Soul / Genesis / Glory
24- One Blood Junior Reid / Junior Reid / The Living Legend / JR
25- Born Again / Solomon Jabby feat. Sons of Yeshua / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
26- Open Your Hearts (exclusive dub plate mix) / Yabby You feat. King Tubby & The Prophets / Deeper Roots / Pressure Sounds

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 3/7/18

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

3/7/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- So Amazing / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
2- Reggae Rhythm / Horace Andy / SINGLE [7"] / Concord
3- Run Up And Down / Dwayne Fyah / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
4- Night Run Dub / Jah Servant / SINGLE / Servant
5- Oh City Of Zion + Zion Dub (dubplate) / Yabby You feat. King Tubby's / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
6- I Have A Liberty / Johnny Kwesi Annan & Mental Dread / Gospel - Roots - Reggae / GEMA
7- Sala Keba / Papa Wemba / One World [VA] / Putumayo
8- Igwe / Midnight Crew / Igwe / Tams
9- Country Living / Albert Griffiths and The Gladiators / A Whole Heap / Heartbeat
10- Dance With My Mother / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant
11- The Lord Is My Light / Brother Marcus / SINGLE / Versionist.com
12- Take It Easy / Kemton Adams / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
13- What A Gwan / Super Man & Spider Man / It Ain't Easy / Outernational/Hightone
14- Armagideon Time / Willie Williams / Armagideon Time / Heartbeat
15- Jordan River / Denzil Dennis / Give Thanks / Jet Star Gospel Times
16- Watch Out My Children / Ras Shorty I & The Love Circle / Jamoo Victory / Jamoo Goodnews Ltd.
17- Arise / Dominic Balli / Public Announcement / Dominic Balli
18- Start Your Dubbing / Prince Alla / Glory / Patate
19- Colourblind Love Affair / Black Uhuru / Iron Storm / Mesa
20- Thanks / Osmond Collins / He Will Restore / Jet Star Gospel Times
21- Love Is The Key / Mention / SINGLE / Servant
22- Just Like The Wind / Luciano / Where There Is Life / Island Jamaica
23- Protect Me / Bevil Joseph / Night Run Riddim [VA] / Jah Servant
24- Blessed Be The Tithes (Tie) / Sugar Minott / Ghetto Child / Heartbeat
25- Rapture / Tony Greene / Expression / Tad's

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 2/28/18

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

2/28/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Jah Help The Dread / Jah Stitch / 2 Heavyweight: Another Blood & Fire Sampler [VA] / Blood & Fire
2- Seek Ye First / Landlord / Never Forget Where U Come From / FAM
3- Love Heights / Jimmy Cliff / Special / Columbia
4- Repentance In Dub / Jah Servant / SINGLE / Servant
5- Spirit Cry / Christafari / Soulfire / Gotee
6- Render Your Heart / Owen Uriah / The Same Yesterday, Today & Forever / Star Recordings
7- Look What Love Can Do / Semi / SINGLE / 4YA
8- Reggae Praise / Zamar / Reggae Praise / BGM
9- Man In The Hills / Burning Spear / Harder Than The Best / Mango
10- In Those Days / Burning Spear / Living Dub, Volume One / Heartbeat
11- Gospel Fire / Mike Roots / Freedom & Struggle / Star Recordings
12- One Way / Jah Servant / Good Soil / Servant
13- Jah Kingdom / Joseph Israel / Gone Are The Days / New Door/Universal
14- His Water / Joseph Israel / Kingdom Road / Lions Of Israel
15- We Play Reggae / In Crowd / Natural Rock N' Reggae: Greatest Hits / Rhino
16- Foggy Mountain / Augustus Pablo / Valley Jehosaphat / Charm/Jet Star
17- Feeling Good / Emrand Henry / Great Commission / Emrand Henry
18- Deng Deng/It's You / Geneman feat. Christafari & Solomon Jabby / Long Time / Lion Of Zion/Tehillah
19- The War / Yellowman / RAS Portraits / RAS
20- I Want To Know What Love Is / Ed Robinson / On Covers / Push Broom Gang
21- New World In The Morning / Luciano / Child Of A King / VP
22- Promised Land / Jah Pickney / Regenerated / Jah Yout
23- Grateful / Virtuous / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
24- Trials / Moses Henry / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
25- Keep Fighting Dub / Jah Servant feat. Shem Meluce / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
26- Jah Jah Brings Joy / Fikre Selassie (Love Of The Trinity) / Blessed Is He / Fikre Selassie

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 2/21/18

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

2/21/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
------------------------------
1- Shout Jah / Jai / Best Friend / Image
2- Color Of One / Semi / Conscious Paradise / 4YA
3- Real Situation / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Uprising / Tuff Gong
4- Bermuda Triangle / Victor Rice / Smoke / Easy Star
5- Redeemed / Carlene Davis / Redeemed / VP/Glory
6- Blood Dunza / Johnny Clarke / 20 Massive Hits / Clocktower
7- Don't Be Afraid / Howie Hutchinson / Friend For Life / Independent Artist
8- Shaka / Bobby Ellis & The Crew / Shaka / Dublab
9- Whom Shall I Fear / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
10- My Little Children / Yabby You feat. Jennifer Lara & Shuggy Mulligan / Yabby The You Man / Peacemaker
11- Mr. Morning / Majek Fashek / Prisoner Of Conscience / Mango
12- Kotutu (Go Uproot) / Kenneth Apiah / Keep On / Lion Of Zion
13- Revolution / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
14- Revolution Dub / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
15- God Of Our Fathers / Glen Washington / Conquera Riddim [VA] / Trainline
16- I Will Be Back / Ben Okafor / Diverted Traffic / Roadsweeper
17- The Shepherd (12" Mix) / Messian Dread / In A Roots Dub Reggae Style / mp3.com CD
18- Can't Take The Gun / Junior Reid / Lost Vinyl Classics, Volume 1 / JR
19- Guntown / Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / The Servant's Quarters Life Giver Riddim [VA] / Servant
20- Dub Town / Jah Servant feat. Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / The Servant's Quarters Life Giver Riddim [VA] / Servant
21- Sooner / Lester Lewis / No Boundaries / Jet Star Gospel Times
22- Bam Bam / Tommy McCook / Reggae In Jazz / Pressure Sounds
23- Why Birds Follow Spring / Alton Ellis / Cry Tough / Heartbeat
24- Birds Have Their Nest / Dennis Brown / Go Now / Rohit
25- Blessed Beyond The Curse / Solomon Jabby / Soul Liberation / Altarsound
26- Black And White / Wayne Stoddart feat. Troy Genius / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 2/14/18

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

2/14/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Love, Love, Love / Dennis Brown / Milk And Honey / RAS
2- Greatest Love / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
3- Give A Little Love / John Holt / Double Up, Vol. 2 [VA] / Brickwall
4- Coronation Market / Sly & Robbie and The Taxi Gang / SINGLE / Taxi
5- Daughter Child / In Crowd / Natural Rock N' Reggae: Greatest Hits / Rhino
6- Grateful / Virtuous / Flow On Riddim (VA) / Servant/JahLight
7- Flow On Riddim (Melodica Cut) / Jah Servant / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
8- Without Love / Ken Boothe / A Man And His Hits / Heartbeat
9- Real Love / Solomon Jabby feat. Avion Blackman & Jennifer Howland / Rocksteady / Lion Of Zion
10- Falling In Love / Kingsley Wray / Chemistry / KA One
11- Now That We Found Love / Third World / Reggae Greats / Mango
12- You Can't Make It On Your Own / Rudolph Graham / Sunshine Riddim [VA] / Genesis Music House
13- Close To You / Richie Dan / Sunshine Riddim [VA] / Genesis Music House
14- Jammin' MegaMix / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Riddim CD #03 [VA] / GEMA
15- All Around / Hugh DeFrance / Reggae Redemption Songs Vol. 2 [VA] / Lion Of Zion
16- Redeeming The Time / Monty G & Mr. Lynx / Reggae Redemption Songs Vol. 2 [VA] / Lion Of Zion
17- Lots Of Sign / Tenor Saw / Fever / Blue Mountain/RAS
18- Tell Me / Mr. Spaulding / Twelve Tribe Of Israel: Anthology / Hot Milk
19- Tell Me (12" Dub) / Mr. Spaulding / Twelve Tribe Of Israel: Anthology / Hot Milk
20- Prince Of Peace / Nothing To Dread / Reggae Praise / Star Song
21- Long Road / The Love Circle / Children Of The Jamoo Journey / Jamoo Goodnews
22- All In The Same Boat / Freddie McGregor / The Real Authentic Sampler [VA] / RAS
23- I'll Give Him Praise / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
24- God's World (Do The Right Thing) / Ben Okafor / Generation / Plankton
25- Songs Of Freedom / Frankie Paul / Songs Of Freedom / Heartbeat
26- Anniversary Dub / Deyansa / SINGLE / Silver Kamel
27- Jah Kingdom / Joseph Israel / Gone Are The Days / New Door/Universal

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 1/31/18

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

1/31/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Praise / Ben Okafor / Diverted Traffic / Roadsweeper
2- Instru 3 / The Slickers / Break Through / Makasound
3- Serious Times / Luciano / Visions / Jet Star
4- Turn It Around / Wayne Stoddart / It Is Written / Undiluted Muzik
5- Who Feels It / Bunny Wailer / Protest / Mango
6- I'm Not Ashamed / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
7- Feed The Children / Mike Roots / Freedom & Struggle / Star Recordings
8- Picking Up Chips / Justin Hinds / Know Jah Better / Nighthawk
9- Still Standing / Katinka Lioness / Revolution [EP] / Spinnup
10- He Created Everything / Orthodox Issachar / He Created Everything / Orthodox Muzik
11- Thankful / Moses Henry / Silent Cry Riddim [VA] / JahLight
12- Soldier Dub Mix / JahLight Records / Silent Cry Riddim [VA] / JahLight
13- Think / Judy Mowatt / Only A Woman / Shanachie
14- Don't Waste Your Life / Change / Change / Freedom
15- All Things Bright / Sugar Minott / Rare Gems / Easy Star
16- Feel It In The Air / Joshua Alo / Orchid Unknown / World Souljah
17- In The Rain / Keith Hudson / Pick A Dub / Blood & Fire
18- Window / 'Imisi / Forward / Lion Of Zion
19- Never Give Up / Leroy Sibbles / SINGLE / Timeless
20- Strong Tower / Solomon Jabby / Rootical Revelations / Altarsound
21- Living As A Brother / Barry Brown / SINGLE [7"] / Trojan
22- Reap What You Sow / Zema w/The Gladiators Band / Jubilee / Melchizedek
23- Da Plan / Alan Charles feat. Tendai / Da Plan / Focus Arts
24- Tomorrow People / Ziggy Marley and The Melody Makers / Conscious Party / Virgin
25- You Are Glorious / Geneman / Arise / Lion Of Zion
26- Promised Land / Jah Pickney / Regenerated / Jah Yout
27- Fisherman Dub / The Congos / Heart Of The Congos / VP

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 1/24/18

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

1/24/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Children Of Zion / Monty G / Until Life / Lion Of Judah Sounds
2- Some Good (Do Some Good) / Lacksley Castell / Kingston Allstars Meet Downtown At King Tubby's 1971-1975 [VA] / Kingston Sounds
3- Great Is The Lord / Bernard Schroeter (aka Sahmuel) / SINGLE / Bernard Schroeter
4- Jug Head Dub / The Revolutionaries / Top Ranking Dub, Volume 1 / Duke Reid
5- Vanity / John Brown's Body / Among Them / I-Town
6- Get Ready To Ride The Lion To Zion / Culture / Two Sevens Clash / VP
7- Who Set The Captive Free? / Al G / Be Strong / AWG
8- Truth / Andrae Ricardo feat. Curtis Bobb / The Servant's Quarters Decisions Riddim [VA] / Servant
9- Pick The Beam / Yabby You & The Prophets / Jah Will Be Done / Prophet
10- Zion Shepherd / Solomon Jabby / Firmly Planted / Altarsound
11- God Is Working / Akesse Brempong / SINGLE / Akesse Brempong
12- Too Much Fuss / Roots Radics / Freelance / Kingdom
13- Pushing Full Watts / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Dillavou / Made In Zion / Lion Of Zion
14- Rock Vibration / Yabby U / King Tubby's Prophecy Of Dub / Blood & Fire
15- Watchful And Alert / Denis McLean / Seek / Heart
16- Politics / Rod Taylor / Trust In Jah / Cousin
17- Rebuke The Works Of Satan / Fikre Selassie (Love Of The Trinity) / Blessed Is He / Fikre Selassie
18- Test Of Faith / Kujo Oti / Test Of Faith / Bellbottom
19- Crisis / Bob Marley & The Wailers / The Acoustic Sessions (unreleased) / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
20- Misty Morning / Bob Marley & The Wailers / The Acoustic Sessions (unreleased) / Sweet Rare Reggae Music
21- We Are One / Ben Okafor & Garth Hewitt / Blood Brothers / What?
22- Solomon's Lament / Don Fe / Weep Not! / Organic Roots
23- Here I Come / Dennis Brown & I Roy / Legends Of Reggae Music [VA] / JA
24- Cassava Piece / Augustus Pablo / SINGLE [7"] / Hot Stuff
25- I Don't Know / Solomon Jabby feat. Erik Sundin / SINGLE (unreleased) / Altarsound
26- I Don't Know Dub / Solomon Jabby feat. Erik Sundin / SINGLE (unreleased) / Altarsound
27- Never Let Me Down / Avion Blackman / Third World Girl / Lion Of Zion
28- Ability To Love / Kofi / Mafia & Fluxy Present Strictly Vocals [VA] / Mafia & Fluxy/Jet Star
29- Again And Again / Dominic Balli / American Dream / Lion Of Zion

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 1/17/18

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

1/17/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Praise / Ben Okafor / Diverted Traffic / Roadsweeper
2- Glock War, Gun War / Yami Bolo / Fighting For Peace / RAS
3- Heed The Warning / Emrand Henry / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
4- East Of Scientist Corner / Scientist / Scientific Dub / Abraham
5- The Earth Is The Lord's / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
6- Think Twice / Delroy Williams / SINGLE [7"] / Rockers
7- Peyton Place / Don Lee & Lester Sterling / Full Up: Bunny 'Striker' Lee's Early Reggae Productions 1968-1972 (VA) / Pressure Sounds
8- Future / Osmond Collins / Walk The Walk / Jet Star Gospel Times
9- Sitting Down Too Long / Howie Hutchinson / The Naked Truth / bb Music/World Sounds
10- Dance With My Mother / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE / Jah Servant
11- Work / Bob Marley & The Wailers / Uprising / Tuff Gong
12- Blowing In The Wind / Yabby You / Yabby You Meets Mad Professor & Black Steel In Ariwa Studios / Ariwa/RAS
13- Love, Love / Willie Odom (aka Mr. O) / A21 Campaign: Set The Captives Free [VA] / G&R
14- Open The Door / DJ Stereoman / Good News / FJ/Jet Star
15- Picky Picky Head / Wailing Souls / All Over The World / CHAOS/Columbia
16- Broken-Down Communication / Christafari / Gravity / Lion Of Zion
17- Guntown / Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / The Servant's Quarters Life Giver Riddim [VA] / Servant
18- Dub Town / Jah Servant feat. Jason 'Todah' O'Neil / The Servant's Quarters Life Giver Riddim [VA] / Servant
19- Don't Be Used / Everton Blender / Rootsman Credential / Heartbeat
20- Solution / Kirk Davis feat. St. Matthew / Don't Deny Me / EMS/TajRash
21- Down Here In Babylon / The Melodians / Irie Feeling / RAS
22- Better Land / Michael Sterling / A Message To Mother / MSP
23- Born Again / Ziggy Soul feat. K Gees / Born Again / Glory
24- Satan Fall (Zion Gate) / Sly & Robbie / Dubrising / Tabou 1
25- Some Good (Do Some Good) / Lacksley Castell / Kingston Allstars Meet  Downtown At King Tubby's 1971-1975 [VA] / Kingston Sounds
26- Heart Of A Servant / Geneman / The Light / Tehillah
27- Iesous Dub International / Solomon Jabby / Reggae Redemption Songs [VA] / Lion Of Zion
28- Train To Glory / Solomon Jabby & The Soul Survivors / SINGLE / Altarsound

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 1/10/18

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

1/10/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- Seeds Of Love & Life / Dubmatix feat. Luciano / Rebel Massive / Echo Beach
2- S.O.W. / Bless (aka Prodigal Son) / Still Standing / Radikal Communications
3- Inna Time Like This / Third World / The Best Of Third World / Columbia
4- Stronghold Destroyer Dub / Solomon Jabby / Zion Gates / Altarsound
5- So Much Injustice / Living Stone / Here In Babylon / Living Stone
6- True The Rain A Fall / Mr. Spaulding / Twelve Tribe Of Israel: Anthology / Hot Milk
7- Unseen Eye (12" Mix) / Mr. Spaulding / Twelve Tribe Of Israel: Anthology / Hot Milk
8- Mercy & Truth (previously unreleased) / Yabby You w/The Gladiators / Dread Prophecy / Shanachie
9- Elijah's Song / Chuks Ofojebe / Jesus In Africa / GGR
10- Revolution / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
11- Revolution Dub / Fyah Wyah / SINGLE / Jah Servant
12- No Woman No Cry / Ken Boothe / The Ken Boothe Collection: Eighteen Classic Songs / Trojan
13- Colors Of The Rainbow / Dillavou / Nuff Badness [EP] / Lion Of Zion
14- Locks Of Dub / Larry Marshall Meets King Tubby's / I Admire You In Dub / Motion
15- Next Generation / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
16- Wars, Rumors Of Wars / J.D. Smooth & Friends feat. Roman Stewart / An Inspirational Journey / Wearl "G"
17- Let's Come Together / Semi / Conscious Paradise / 4YA
18- Free @ Last / Zema / Black Sheep / Melchizedek
19- Freedom Dub / Zema feat. Martin Luther King / Black Sheep / Melchizedek
20- News Carrier / I Roy & Leo Graham / SINGLE [7"] / JOGIBS
21- He Who Dwells / Livingstone Linton / Destiny / Livingstone Linton
22- Never Let Go / Positive / Never Let Go / Lion Of Zion/Lion Of Judah
23- Give The Little Man A Hand Dub / King Tubby / SINGLE / Silver Kamel
24- Banking In The Pig / Midnite / Ras Mek Peace / Mapleshade
25- Whom Shall I Fear / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
26- Whom Shall I Fear (Dub Version) / Roge' Abergel & Kingdom Culture / Hope Road / Kingdom Culture
27- Lion Of Judah / Temple Yard / Temple Yard / Gotee

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

"Reggae Explorations" playlist 1/3/18

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

1/3/18

Song / Artist / Album / Label
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1- In A Dis Ya Time Ska! / The Itals / Modern Age / RAS
2- Love In Any Language / Wayne Stoddart / Love Convictions / Undiluted Muzik
3- Trials / Moses Henry / Flow On Riddim (VA) / JahLight/Servant
4- Flow On Riddim (Melodica Cut) / Jah Servant / Flow On Riddim (VA) / JahLight Servant
5- So Long / Majek Fashek and The Prisoners of Conscience / Spirit Of Love / Interscope
6- We Won't Stop / Dominic Balli / American Dream / Lion Of Zion
7- I Have A Liberty / Johnny Kwesi Annan and Mental Dread / Gospel - Roots - Reggae / GEMA
8- Satta Dub / Augustus Pablo / King Tubby's Meets Rockers Uptown / Shanachie
9- I've Been To The Cross / Owen Uriah / Selah / Owen Uriah
10- Go See / Ben Okafor / Shadows / Roadsweeper
11- Sala Keba / Papa Wemba / One World (VA) / Putumayo 
12- Garden / Ziggy Marley and The Melody Makers / Joy and Blues / Virgin
13- Hold To Love / Claudius England / Song Of Songs [EP] / RedTones/Servant
14- Catfish John / Frederick "Toots" Hibbert / Fire On The Mountain: Reggae Celebrates The Grateful Dead (VA) / Pow Wow
15- Evil Doers / Kevin Downswell / Reggae For Christ, Volume 1 (VA) / OFMB
16- Night Run / Jah Servant / SINGLE / Servant
17- Give A Little / George Nooks / Mafia & Fluxy Presents Strictly Vocals (VA) / Mafia & Fluxy/Jet Star
18- Heaven / Dwain Walters / Life Lessons / Ignite
19- Natty Don't Fear / U Roy / Original DJ / Caroline
20- Steady As She Goes / Asherman Meets Dub Street Rockers / Zion Ready / JumpUp!
21- Sunny Day / Positive / Forever My King / Fox Fuse
22- Rhythm Of Life / Third World / Reggae Greats / Mango
23- Amazing Grace / Troy Anthony / Selah [EP] / Righteous Corner
24- Stand Tall / Not For The Crowd / Freedom Sounds, Volume 1 (VA) / Kingston Beat
25- Lot's Wife / Prince Alla / Only Love Can Conquer / Blood & Fire
26- You Can't Make It On Your Own / Rudolph Graham / Sunshine Riddim (VA) / Genesis Music House

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