Tag Archive for ‘vinyl’
Rootfire’s “Rare Record Showcase” is a new bi-monthly series dedicated to sharing top-quality Jamaican and Jamaican-inspired records of the past, that have heretofore unjustly existed under the radar of all but the most deep-diving music lovers.
For this second edition of the Rootfire “Rare Record Showcase,” I’ve chosen one of my favorite… Read More
Poet-alchemist. Leader, healer, spiritual singer. Authentic. Woman. Unique, roots-abstract. Africa. Jah9 infuses the precise lyrical prowess of spoken word with the heart-beat-connect of her Jazz on Dub style. On first listen, Jah9’s sophomore album, simply entitled 9, strikes the listener with intention.…… Read More
I remember riding in the JBB van on the way to Cape Cod. Elliot Martin had just put on INTO THE DOJO. I was riding shotgun. At that moment Kal told us all that Kombucha had caffeine in it. Elliot was bummed to hear that.…… Read More
Vinyl is a magic part of our scene. Not only does it sound excellent but LPs make the music and art physical, and help connect the story. For the past few months we have been selecting some of our favorite vinyl LPs as part of our vinyl giveaway series.… Read More