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Spragga Benz Chiliagon Pre-Sale Out Now

Spragga Benz, Jamaican dancehall icon, is dropping a new album Chiliagon September 27th and it's available for pre-order now! Spragga continues to reinvent Reggae music culture with his blistering delivery, razor-sharp rhymes, and impeccably smooth flow featured on the album. On this album, he explores new genres of reggae while maintaining his signature sound and musical aesthetic. Refusing to follow the trends like other artists, Spragga Benz sets the trends. Chiliagon is the result of a natural collaboration with primary producers Oury, [...]

September 6th, 2019|Tags: |

MASS FROM BEDOUIN SOUNDCLASH IS ON PRE-SALE

Bedouin Soundclash's first full length album with Easy Star titled MASS is available for pre-order now! The band’s fifth album is set for release October 4th and  suggests a new creative peak for the band, bringing together their rich, eclectic influences ranging from jangling Big Band swing-pop, post-punk-soca, and New Orleans second-line to Brian Wilson, the Talking Heads, and dubbing afro-pop gospel. In the words of lead singer Jay Malinowski, MASS is the result of "the coming together of many forces to [...]

September 6th, 2019|Tags: |

LILA IKÉ ANNOUNCES US TOUR DATES WITH PROTOJE

With just four singles under her belt, Lila Iké is already on the brink of stardom. As seen on her latest single "Where I'm Coming From," the 25-year-old Jamaican songbird has an edge and ease in her voice that creates an immediate gravitational pull with her listener, fusing contemporary reggae with elements of soul, hip hop and dancehall. Currently, she is making reggae festival-goers' heads turn by the thousands on her first solo European tour and has got media asking, "who is that girl?" The [...]

August 13th, 2019|Tags: , |

OUU LA LA: ‘BRING YOUR RAYS’ BY NEW KINGSTON OUT TODAY

New York-based family band New Kingston continues to be one of the most prolific and relatable bands in the U.S. reggae community and the announcement of their rock2roots project continues their upward trajectory. “Bring Your Rays” is the second single from the rock2roots series, which will showcases the many styles and vibrations New Kingston brings both on the road and in the studio. Instead of focusing on a full-length album to follow up their last studio album, 2017’s A Kingston Story: Come [...]

August 9th, 2019|Tags: |

BEDOUIN SOUNDCLASH’S FIRST EASY STAR SINGLE “SALT WATER” IS OUT NOW

Bedouin Soundclash's new single “Salt Water” is out today! Featured on the band’s fifth album, MASS, set for release later this year, it suggests a new creative peak for the band. It brings together their rich influences from the celebratory spirit of New Orleans jazz, post-punk, soca and pop. A track that fizzes and bristles with Jay and Eon’s mastery of melody, “Salt Water” features Preservation Hall Jazz Band on horns and Mike Dillon (Les Claypool) on marimba. The result is a [...]

August 9th, 2019|Tags: |