Category Archives: Jamaica

Gyals, Gyals, Gyals

Gyptian – Hold Yuh 2010 All my favorite Dancehall tracks in the past year seem to have two things in common, one being that they all have YUH in the title, the other being that they are all totally wussy. … Continue reading

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No Cocaine

Hard to believe this thing is 25 years old now. I think I remember having trouble breathing when I first heard it. Made me less afraid to dive into Dancehall at the time when I swore by The Heart of … Continue reading

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Drunken Daggering Fist

Buju Banton – Can’t Count (Shaolin Temple Riddim) This doesn’t seem to be on the CD and is probably a few years old but I’ve been enjoying it lately. I also fuck with Kung Fu flicks pretty hard and while … Continue reading

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Don Dadaist

DJ Posh E – Dada Supercat Bubbling Remix 2006ish It’s a shame the last 30 seconds don’t go on for about 10 minutes longer.

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Oh…My…God…

We are going to keep most fashion talk off of here, but this is really something. By Japanese designers Destroy Babylon, who also make tube socks that say just that.

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Yuh

Vybz Kartel – Thank Yuh Jah 2010 Dude has been sick with the slow jams lately.

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Nobody Move

DJ Moortje – Nobody Get Hurt (from I’m Back 1997) This track is really interesting to someone like myself who never had a background in Drum and Bass, yet listens to plenty of music that was affected by it’s existence. … Continue reading

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Q:

A: Yes.

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Acres of Jamaica in Decatur

Kollosus ft Milla – Want No More (from Kollosal Activity 2009) Rap music from Atlanta via Jamaica. Both Kollosus and Milla hail from the Caribbean but grew up in Decatur so their accents sound southern with a Kingston twang. I … Continue reading

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Sensi Addicts Only

Vybz Kartel – Weed (Gutter Riddim 2009) I recently started paying more attention to the Riddims from the other islands in the Caribbean and this one out of Grenada is solid. Something about the down tuned xylophone with the muted … Continue reading

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