reggae

Features

These 8 Tracks Embody Reggae's Influence On Techno

According to Gunnar Haslam, whose new album on The Bunker New York is inspired by Caribbean rhythms.
Gunnar Haslam
6.16.17
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Dub Meets Disco on Peaking Lights' Mind-Expanding New Single

"Coyote Ghost Melodies" is off the LA duo's upcoming double album 'The Fifth State of Consciousness.'
Alexander Iadarola
6.14.17
needles and pins

Boots and Braces Don't Make You a Racist

What it's like to be a skinhead in 2017 – an exclusive clip from 'Needles & Pins', which premieres on VICELAND tonight.
viceland
2.22.17
News

Shaggy and Vanessa Feltz are Really Excited About David Rodigan's Forthcoming Autobiography

The lifelong reggae nut's autobiography—'My Life in Reggae'—is published on March 3rd by Little, Brown.
Josh Baines
1.17.17
Features

The Story of How China's Second City Became a Hotbed for Dancehall and Dub

For a fundamentally international place, dub-culture has taken a long time to find a place—but thanks to a handful of leading lights, it's beginning to make itself at home.
Barclay Bram Shoemaker
10.19.16
Music

A Look Back at the Vibrant Designs of Dancehall's Greatest LP Artist

We spoke to the guys who've put a book together about fabled Jamaican cartoonist Wilfred Limonious.
Tracy Kawalik
8.16.16
Art

A Rainbow of Rock'n'Roll Posters Turns a Mansion into a Music Shrine

A visual mashup of music posters past patterns the walls of a San Francisco gallery in Gary Simmons' new show.
Sami Emory
6.20.16
thump news

A Body Presumed to be DJ Derek Has Been Found Just Outside Bristol

The DJ was reported missing in July of last year by his niece.
Angus Harrison
3.11.16
santigold

Rostam Batmanglij, Dave Sitek, and More Give a Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Making of Santigold's '99¢'

The producers of the globetrotting singer's third studio album look inside the sessions that spawned the wonderfully jarring record.
Max Mertens
3.7.16
deep dive

The Inside Story of the Best Jungle Labels You've Probably Never Heard Of

In conversation with Mark X and Noise Factory's James Stephens.
Ian McQuaid
1.4.16
Music

Retracing the Roots of British Sound System Culture

We spoke to reggae historian John Masouri ahead of a new photo exhibition looking back at ska, dub, calypso and dancehall sound systems in the UK.
Harry Sword
1.4.16
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"I Want to Be the PC Music Factory and David Guetta Rolled Into One": Meet Kane West

Listen to the title track from Kane West's 'Expenses Paid' EP on Turbo Recordings.
Rachael D’Amore
8.7.15
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