Bunny Lee and Friends: Tape Rolling!

This excellent twenty-track compilation from Pressure Sounds features extended mixes and previously unreleased versions from reggae’s finest, complete with informative if idiosyncratic sleevenotes. All tracks are produced by Bunny ‘Striker’ Lee and are reproduced here from the original vinyl records, featuring musicians including Carlton Barrett, Aston ‘Family Man’ Barrett, Augustus Pablo, Tommy McCook and Vin […]

Tree House Fire: Coming in Hot

Here’s a good dose of contemporary UK reggae from Tree House Fire with their new EP ‘Coming in Hot’. Influenced by the sounds of dub, reggae, ska and punk their sound is young and fresh, expanding from their origins in 2012 through the release of two albums (see reggaemusic.org.uk 4 August 2014) into a vibrant […]

Y-Bayani: Get Away

From the German label Philophon comes this new single ‘Get Away’ by reggae performer Y-Bayani and his Band of Enlightenment, Reason and Love. With his song ‘Asembi Ara Amba’, Y-Bayani has already featured on the respected debut album ‘Invisible Joy’ by the Polyversal Souls and this led to his first release under his own name. […]