Rootikal Radio hosted by Selector TKZ is a monthly syndicated music mix broadcasted weekly on UbuntuFM Reggae Radio. Syndicated 2hr radio show THU 9 PM CET (11 PM EDT)
Get ready to experience the essence of Reggae, Ska, Rocksteady, and Dub from their earliest beginnings to the present day. Our curated collection takes you on a musical voyage that spans decades, capturing the spirit and soul of this iconic genre. For all the lovers of Reggae Music from the 60s up to this day, with a touch of Urban.
L.A.B return with their new album, L.A.B V, their fifth in five years. Following on from a string of albums & singles that have reached number one at home in New Zealand, L.A.B V features a band continuing to experiment with multiple genres while staying true to the L.A.B sound. A compelling journey that moves across reggae, soul, funk & blues. Some lab experiments fail, this one succeeded.
Lee Perry was a key figure within a group of artists who would create a sound unique to Jamaica called reggae and its sub-genre “dub” reggae. Artists in Jamaica were combining elements of popular 1950s and early 1960s music—from rhythm and blues, rocksteady, ska, jazz horn sections and West African drumming—to offer a new distinct sound.
A traveler through a country would stop at a village and he didn't have to ask for food or for water. Once he stops, the people give him food, entertain him. That is one aspect of Ubuntu, but it will have various aspects. Ubuntu does not mean that people should not enrich themselves. The question therefore is: Are you going to do so in order to enable the community around you to be able to improve? - Pres. Nelson Mandela