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Daddy Freddy & Sleepy Time Ghost feat. Action Fire & Blackout JA – Bun Dem Out

Daddy Freddy is probably the biggest catalyst for my love of Dancehall so it’s great to see him still putting out such strong tracks and even evolving his style, opting for a more subdued flow that somehow manages not to … Continue reading

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Spragga Benz , Sean Paul , Agent Sasco, Chi Ching Ching – Differ Remix

A few artist’s appearances really suffered from the rain at Boomtown last year, especially at the Lion’s Den where usually people like to spend the days lounging in the sun and watching the reggae, regardless if they know the artists … Continue reading

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Lt. Stitchie – Like An Arrow

Much as I loved the heavyweights of late 80s Dancehall such as Shabba Ranks and Ninjaman , my favourite Jamaican artists back then (not including Daddy Freddy as we’ll claim him as a Brit for these purposes) were Papa San … Continue reading

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Kamille – Emotional (Piano Version)

It’s still a rarely recent occurrence that I’ve made my peace with auto-tune and began to appreciate the over produced, over glossed shine of modern Bashment, Afrobeats and RNB. There’s still very few tracks that I gel with enough to … Continue reading

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Alicai Harley – Naah Done

Every year we have a number of no-shows at Boomtown, often it’s as simple as the artist can’t be bothered that day. This year I don’t think we had one artist like that, however we got slammed with visa issues … Continue reading

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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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Groundation – Fossil Fuels

I’ve been trying to book Groundation for years so I was very happy when we finally got them to agree to a show at Boomtown this year. I wasn’t even aware that there was a new album on the way, … Continue reading

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