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Daily Discovery: Rocky Dawuni – Woara

Daily Discovery: Rocky Dawuni – Woara

Check out the brand-new video for “Woara” by Ghanaian Afro-roots artist Rocky Dawuni also featuring guitarist Ackah Blay and beatmaker Wei Ye Oteng.   “​Woara which means “you or it’s you” is sung in the local Akan dialect of Twi. It is a love song that uses its call and...
Daily Discovery: Rakoon – Hoi An (Official Video)

Daily Discovery: Rakoon – Hoi An (Official Video)

‘Hoi An’ is the first single and video extracted from Something Precious, the brand-new album by French electro-dub musician Rakoon, out today via X RAY Production.   “This ballad has a very special place in his new album Something Precious as it symbolises for him the (re)discovery of something precious”....
Soothsayers

Soothsayers

09/10/2021 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Soothsayers Woolwich Works, London
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #506 – From Scratch to the World

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #506 – From Scratch to the World

After last week’s tribute to the great Lee Scratch Perry, several musicians and producers let me know their work is also greatly influences by The Upsetter‘s work. So I did an open call on FB and IG and this is the result, almost two hours of producers and musicians influenced...
Podcast: Radio Mukambo #505 – Tribute to Scratch: Rest in Dub

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #505 – Tribute to Scratch: Rest in Dub

Last Sunday the Upsetter Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, the greatest producer of reggae history, passed away aged 85. He left us a wealth of reggae and dub music from Bob Marley and The Congos to contemporary collaborations with bands from around the globe. We listen to some of his work with...