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Bassment Sessions Radio Show hosted by Dubmatix featuring Reggae, Dub, Hiphop, Funk, Grime, Jungle, Drum&Bass and more


Every transformation of music in Jamaica from 50s R&B & Mento, Ska to Rocksteady, Roots to Rockers, Dancehall to Digital - Studio One has been one of the driving forces of music. 

Hour one, part one ( of a three-part series), looks at the origins of Coxsone Dodd and Studio one beginning with his Downbeat Soundsystem in 1954, to his first release in 1959 up until 1969. 

1. Count Machuki - Scorcha
2. The Jolly Boys - Drip And Fall Back (Clip)
3. Clue J & The Blues Blasters - Shuffling Jug
4. Theo Beckford - Easy Snappin
5. The Wailers - Simmer Down
6. Any Whinehouse - Your Wondering Now (Clip)
7. The Specials - Your Wondering Now (Clip)
8. Andy & Joey - You’re Wondering Now
9. Slim Smith - I'll Never Let You Go
10. Sound Dimension - Real Rock
11. Willi Williams - Armagideon
12. Bo Diddley - She's Fin, She's Mine ((Clip)
13. Willi Cobbs - You Don't Love Me ((Clip)
14. Dawn Penn - You Don't Love Me (No, No, No) (1967)
15. Dawn Penn - You Don't Love Me (No, No, No) (1994) (Clip)
16. Alton Ellis - I’m Still In Love
17. Althea & Donna - Uptown Top Ranking (Clip)
18. The Cables - Baby Why
17. Dennis Alcapone - Baby Why Version
18. King Tubby - Loving Dub


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Today I wanted to play some new tracks and a few classic ones along the ride. Tune in for 15 songs jammed into one hour of pure groove-oriented vibes.

  1. Dubmatix- Detonator
  2. Bost & Bim - A Travers La Nuit
  3. The Lions - Cumbia Rebel
  4. Bobby Ellis - Step Softly
  5. Flowering Inferno & Quantic - 1000 Watts (ft Christopher Ellis)
  6. Pachyman - Foundation Sound
  7. SHY FX - Raver
  8. Butch Cassidy Sound System - Brothers and Sisters
  9. Satellite & The Harpoonist & JStar - Dorsey Star
  10. Junior Murvin - Roots Train
  11. Cornell Campbell - Mash You Down
  12. Dilinger  - Flat Foot Hustlin'
  13. Culture - Raw Truth
  14. Earth, Roots & Water - Awakening
  15. Barrington Levy - Look Girl

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Dubmatix - Detonator
Louisa Mark - Caught You in a Lie
The 4th Street Orchestra - Ah Who Seh?
15, 16 & 17 - Black Skin Boy
Janet Kay - Silly Games
Dennis Bovell - Rowing 12"
Matumbi - Point of View
The Slits- Instant Hit
Linton Kwesi Johnson - Inglan Is a Bitch
Dennis Bovell - Jazterpiece
Thompson Twins - Slave Trade
Saâda Bonaire - Funky Way
Arcade Fire  - Flashbulb Eyes (Dennis Bovell Remix ft Linton Kwesi Johnson)
Dennis Bovell meets Dubblestandart - Jah Jah See Dem A Come
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In this episode, I take a look at the career and legacy of Lloyd Barnes, aka Bullwackie, and his Wackies label. The show includes songs from Horace Andy, Love Joys, LIttle Roy, Chosen Brothers, Jah Vill, and more

Dubmatix - Detonator
Kingston Joe - Time is My Friend
Jah Vill - The Bump
Johnny Osbourne - Jah Children
Little Roy  - Tribal War
Ken Boothe - Stop This World
Ras Clifton - Look Over Yonder
Chosen Brothers - Mango Walk
Sugar Minott - Somtimes Girl
Solid C, Bobby D & Kool Drop - Wack Rap
Keith Hudson - I Can’t Do Without You
Junior Delahaye - Love
Horace Andy - Money Money
Jah Batta - Informat (Watch It)

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Dubmatix - Detonator
John Holt & The Tommy McCook All-Stars - Sister Big Stuff
Freddie McGregor - Bobby Babylon
The Wailers - Small Axe
Zap Pow Last War - (Jah Jah Children Arise)
Michael Prophet - Hold On To What You Got
Willie Williams - Rock On
Prince Hammer - King Selassie M.16
Sir Coxsone Sound - Poor Man's Story
Little Roy - Jah Can Count On I
Tommy McCook - Death Trap - Steppers Cut
Messenjah - Rock You High
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A look at some of the early 80s band-driven dancehall songs along with digital dancehall that exploded after 1984 mixed in with two modern-day tracks that keep the spirit of dancehall alive.


Dubmatix - Detonator
Michael Palmer - Pon Your Toe
Jimmy Riley - Conversation
Thriller U I'll Prove It
Raeelya, Blackout JA & Griz-O - Ready Fi Di Road
Pablo Gad - Hard Times
Mungo's Hi Fi & Kenny Knots - Brand New Bangarang
Jah Works - Wicked Rule
Early B - Four Wheel No Real
Errol Blackwood - I'm The One
Asher Senator - Bubble With I
Reggie Stepper - Cu Oonuh
Early B - No Funny Tickets
U-Brown - Me Chat You Rock
Danny Red - Something Wrong
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Dubmatix - Detonator
Lee Perry - Sugar Bag
Lee Perry - Pussy Galore
Lee Perry - People Funny Boy
The Upsetters - Return Of Django
Herman Chin Loy - Aquarius Dub
Joe Gibbs - Satta Amassa Chana Version
Prince Buster - Swing Low
The Upsetters - Dub From Africa
The Wailers - Soul Rebel
Max Romeo - Chase The Devil
Junior Murvin - Police & Thieves
The Congos - Fisherman
Mikey Dread - Dread At The Control
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Dubmatix - Detonator
The Beat - Ranking Full Stop
The Specials - Too Much Too Young
The Selector - Too Much Pressure
Madness - Night Boat To Cairo
The Bodysnatchers - Let's Do Rock Steady
Bad Manners - Lip Up Fatty
The Akrylykz - Smart Boy
The Specials - Why? Extended Version
The Selector - The Selector
The Beat - Whine & Grine / Stand Down Margaret
Madness - One Step Beyond
The Selector - On My Radio
The Beat - Mirror In The Bathroom
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Dubmatix - Detonator
The Chantells - Man In Love
Delroy Williams - Three Men In A Truck Back
Earl Zero - Please Officer
King Jammy - Lethal Dub
Junior Peterkin & The Idrins - Babylon Take I Down
Burning Spear - The Invasion
Jah Stich - Give Jah The Glory
Tetrack - Let's Get Started
Joy White - Dread Out Deh
The Chantells - Desperate Time
Knowledge - Population
Ronnie Davis - False Leaders
Bim Sherman - Slummy Ghetto
Johnny Osbourne - Jah Jah Luve Forever
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Dubmatix - Detonator
The Morwells - Reality
The Chantells - Children Of Jah
Junior Delgado - Love Tickles Like Magic
Earth & Stone - In Time To Come
Madoo - Joe Grine
Lloyd Parks - We'll Get Over It
Junior Delgado - Row Fisherman Row ft Dennis Brown
Lloyd Parks & We The People - I Want To Go Home
The Chantells - Waiting In The Park
Mystic Eyes - Perilous Times
Junior Delgado - Devil's Throne
Lloyd Parks & We The People - Reality
Augustus Pablo - Pablo In The Moonlight City
King Tubby - Creation Dub


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