The Dub Righters ‘True Sound Killaz’ EP cover

‘True Sound Killaz’ by The Dub Righters (EP)

March 29, 2018 in Music

Warm your bones with some righteous dub-reggae that will provide a sense of summer you don’t get with other records… Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Festival

2018 Music Festivals

January 7, 2018 in News

We’re just a week into January, recovering from the holidays, and festivals are far from our minds. Or are they?… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Frankie Oliver

Interview: Frankie Oliver

June 24, 2017 in Features, Interviews

We meet an aspiring British blues and soul singer who has a not-so-secret past as a 90s reggae artist Setting… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

UB40 Unplugged

‘Unplugged & Greatest Hits’ by UB40 feat Ali, Astro & Mickey (Album)

January 10, 2017 in Music

Ali Campbell and co serve up an acoustic collection, invent ‘cuddly reggae’ and chuck in a greatest hits to boot!… Tags: , , , , , ,

UB40's Ali Campbell

Interview: UB40’s Ali Campbell

November 18, 2016 in Features, Interviews

The UB40 frontman on the band’s new acoustic album and how they’ve invented a new subgenre they’re calling ‘cuddly reggae’… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Fuelling The Fire tour poster

Win a support slot on ska-punk UK tour

July 11, 2016 in Competitions, News

Local bands to compete to join ska-punk pioneers Less Than Jake, reggae group The Skints and LA’s Mariachi El Bronx… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

SayReal

EXCLUSIVE! ‘From Far Away’ by SayReal

January 25, 2016 in Music, News

This Monday’s exclusive comes in video form, as we bring you some uplifting, reggae-tinged pop all the way from California… Tags: , , ,

Present Arms [Deluxe Edition] by UB40 (Album)

March 10, 2015 in Music

The second album by Britain’s biggest ever reggae band gets the deluxe reissue treatment, 34 years on from its original… Tags: , , ,

UB40 Food For Thought video

How I wrote ‘Food For Thought’ by UB40’s Robin Campbell

September 15, 2013 in Features, Interviews

In the first article in a new series, Songwriting gets the story behind the legendary British reggae band’s breakthrough single… Tags: , , , ,

Boomtown Opener

Live review: Boomtown festival

September 15, 2012 in Events

Electronic music is the main draw to ‘the UK’s maddest city’ but ska, punk and reggae get a look-in too… Tags: , , , , , , ,