Virgin Front Line: Sounds of Reality

At the height of reggae/punk euphoria in late 1970s Britain, Virgin Records launched its groundbreaking reggae label Front Line which released 46 albums and 26 singles over a two-year period. The reputation of the label and the staggering quality of the music endures still, long after the dreary political and economic conditions of those times […]

Tree House Fire: Actions and Reactions

Following their 2012 debut with ‘Rocket!’ this new album from five-piece British reggae-dub-rock outfit Tree House Fire extends their range and reinforces their growing reputation. Having played alongside The Skints (see reggaemusic.org.uk 27 March 2013), Sonic Boom Six (who offer guest vocals on this new release), Jaya the Cat, New Town Kings, Random Hand and […]