Bass Culture: Reggae and beyond. Tune into deep, dubwise vibes from all over the map. Classic roots reggae, super bad soul and funk, crucial Afrobeat, dub from outer space – the musical compass points in many directions. Mick Sleeper has a big record collection, and he wants to share it with you.
August 1: Boxing Special
For decades, boxing has been a very popular sport in Jamaica, as well as acting as a crucial metaphor in ska and reggae numbers. Time to lace up the boxing gloves and step into the ring for a knock out selection of boxing tunes.
September 5: Sleeper's Archives
For years, Mick Sleeper has been sifting through a huge digital archive of rare reggae material, collected over many years as a DJ and reggaeologist. Time to get some of these rare and crucial tunes on the airwaves.