Tag Archives : reggae

Dreads

Back from the Dreads


The resurrection continues!  Your friends at Froglix are pleased to announce the re-launch of our channel dedicated to all things reggae!  Dubs & Dreads is available once again for your listening pleasure via Spotify. Click here to tune into an eclectic mix of cool vibrations from all around the world guaranteed to warm the soul. Enjoy!

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More Marley Music


So let’s see…Stephen “Ragga” Marley’s first album, Mind Control  was released in March 2007 to critical acclaim and topped it all off by winning the Grammy for Best Reggae Album.   Mind Control Acoustic was released the following year and it too won Best Reggae Album…as did 2011’s Revelation Part 1: The Root of Life, which also currently enjoys a 5 start rating on…

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Smooth Like Butter


A good friend of mine from Sharpsburg, MD (which is not at the end of the world but you can, in fact, see it from there) turned me on to these cats recently and all I can say is…wow.  The Golden Butter Band’s ability to flow effortlessly between rock and reggae is truly jamalicious.  As it turns out they are…

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Flashback :: NYC’s Urban Blight


It was a Saturday, many moons ago.  I remember sitting at home and, after counting all of the ceiling tiles in the family room, quickly determined that I was bored out of my skull.  It got the point where even hard labour was starting to sound appealing. Was anyone going to call?  Finally, there it was.  Ring…Ring. I was saved! With…

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The October Thumbs Up Goes To….


We’ve tallied all the Thumbs Up’s and Thumbs Down’s for the month of October and the Froglix listeners have proven to have quite the diversity of tastes. Forty-five (45) tracks from thirty-three (33) artists received votes, but alas, not everyone can be a winner. Represented in the Top Ten alone though are artists we have described before as rock, modern…

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Nothin’ But the Good Stuff


artist: Rude City Riot |  genre: power ska, punk, reggae | label: Skaspot/Stomp In the midst of a rather busy show schedule this past summer, the Kings of Canadian Ska somehow found the time to record, master and release their debut, full-length album.  How do they do it!? Do these cats ever sleep!?!?  As the saying goes, “all good things to come…

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