Aug 18, 2013
Rototom celebrates 20 years - Jamaican music festival on in Benicassim, Spain
The 2013 staging of the Rototom Sunsplash Festival was slated to begin yesterday.
Poland rocks to reggae beat
THE Ostroda Reggae Festival, an offshoot of the 1980s Ost-Rock Festival, has been held annually in that Polish town since 2001.
King Stitt, the man that made being a DJ cool
The early 1970s saw the beginning of the deejay explosion in Jamaica. The explosion continued throughout the roots reggae era of the late 1970s, culminating in the establishment of dancehall music proper in 1983.
Spotlight on Richard Heintz aka DJ Yogi
If not for the listeners, the show would die. Usually, I start the show with some old rock steady and move into a roots reggae, rub-a-dub style, and closing out with more current selections, sorta like a history class of music.