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Selecta J-Man & Blackout J.A. ft. Daddy Freddy – Dancehall Extravaganza

Bristol represent! This latest from the city’s fast rising Born On Road label is a must for fans of good vibes Dancehall DNB. Core crew member Selecta J-Man brings in the big booming voice of fellow Bristol resident Blackout JA … Continue reading

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I love that when I moved to Bristol I found a Soca support group who could help me one day at a time with (fueling) my Soca addiction. Through acts such as Jus Now and nights like Ruffneck Diskotek or … Continue reading

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NICE UP! The Session Volume Four

The Nice Up! family come good with another excellent compilation of recent releases and brand new exclusives. A stand out label in the UK for the positive vibes they project and top quality mix of Reggae and Reggae influenced beats … Continue reading

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Rise Of The Pyramid

I’ve made no secret of the fact that my favourite artist from Jamaica’s ‘Reggae Revival’ has been Kabaka Pyramid and his was also my favourite show at last year’s Boomtown. He has a fire and presence that is sadly lacking … Continue reading

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Mountains – Cistem Failure

Bristol’s Riotska Records have just released this excellent first single from ‘travelling Anarchist feminist queer band’ Cistem Failure’s upcoming album ‘Resilience’. It reminds me a little of Dresden Dolls but in a similar Folk Punk style to the likes of … Continue reading

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Split Prophets – Roadhouse

Some more Bristol favourites, this time it’s Split Prophets representing the Hip-hop side of the city with some classic sounding rowdiness. The track is from their Delta Bravo Kilo album which you can grab here.

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Black Roots feat. Jah Garvey – I Believe

Brand new tune from one of the leading British Roots Reggae bands of the 1980s. The band are from right here in Bristol and this track also features fellow city resident Jah Garvey, who settled here from St Anne, Jamaica … Continue reading

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