Lee Scratch Perry Interview

The following text is uploaded courtesy of Dan Cody and links to a great new interview with Lee Perry on the site nomajesty.com: well worth a visit! With an influential career spanning six decades, Lee Scratch Perry has had more of an impact on Jamaican music than most. Producing music with some of Reggae’s biggest names […]

Jstar: Bad Boy Stepping

West London-based reggae producer Jstar returns with this new single ‘Bad Boy Stepping’, the second release from his album ‘Stand to Order’. Featuring Jamaican MC Ranking Joe, the instrumentation includes trumpet from Madeiran jazzman Manuel Alexandre Figueira and trombone from New Zealand’s Gareth Thompson Darling of Newtown Rocksteady, as the digital world meets live musicians. […]

Skip Marley: Lions

“I’m coming from a new genera­tion, blending influences and letting it come out organically in the music” proclaims Skip Marley. This third single – and debut release on Island Records – from the 20-year old maternal grandson of Bob is a powerful evocation of both dignity and resistance in the midst of troubled times. Skip Marley, […]