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The Specials: The Specials, More Specials, In The Studio – album review

In a General Election year, this reissue of music by Coventry's The Specials serves as a timely reminder of the power of music.

The Stranglers: The Academy, Manchester – live review

The Stranglers Academy 1, Manchester 21st March 2015  The Men In Black hit Manchester  with an impeccable night of inspiring,  rattling tunes bathed in a sound as fresh as...

Reggae Releases Round Up: Black Symbol | Restriction | Capital Letters | The Skints

Reggae Releases Round Up: Black Symbol | Restriction | Capital Letters | The Skints

Bob Marley and The Wailers: Easy Skankin’ In Boston ’78 – album review

As part of the celebrations of what would have been Marley's 70th birthday, a fitting live tribute to the Tuff Gong. Joe Whyte reviews.

Bob Marley & The Wailers: Easy Skanking In Boston ’78 – album review

This release marks the first of a stream of Bob Marley releases to mark his 70th Birthday.

New Kingston: Kingston City – album review

An album which is clearly popular in some quarters

Mad Professor: Dubbing With Anansi – album review

dub at its finest, nothing more nothing less.

Steel Pulse Announce Handsworth Revolution UK Dates

Birmingham reggae favourites Steel Pulse will perform their landmark debut album, Handsworth Revolution, seen as a huge influence in the development of British reggae, in its entirety at a series of UK shows next April.

New Town Kings:– Pull Up & Rewind – EP review

An accomplished band tackling four styles of reggae with extreme confidence.

Skindred | Chemia | Feral Sun | In The Hills: Mr Kyps, Poole – live review

Ragga-metal band Skindred finished their 2014 with a set of shows around less oft-frequented towns. We were at Poole.

UB40: Fairfield Halls, Croydon – live review

UB40 Fairfield Halls, Croydon 6th November 2014 Fresh off the back of his recent interview with the reggae greats Martin Copland-Gray catches them playing a storming set...

Capital Letters: Wolf – EP review

British reggae legends return with a brand new EP.





Nile Marr : interview about his new EP and a musicians life

The most important thing is that you come away with art. I’m getting to the age where there’s no point complaining about a lack of something happening, no excuse for it if you’re not going to do it yourself. I’ve always had that DIY approach to my own music.”

The 1975: Notes On A Conditional Form – album review

The 1975 - Notes on a Conditional Form (Dirty Hit) LP | CD | DL Out...

2 Lost Souls: Rules – Single review – It’s one rule for them and another rule for us

Single Review 2 Lost Souls: Rules (German Shepherd Records) DL only out now It's one rule for them...

Watch this! Scuttlers: Leaders Of A Lost Generation video

Wayne AF Carey starts swearing again when he hears a fuckin tune!!

Dead Sheeran: The Fonz – not just a lockdown tribute to or parody of Sleaford Mods

Track/Video  Promo piece Dead Sheeran: The Fonz - Brilliant lockdown tribute to, or parody of...