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.
May 4: Errol Brown
Errol Brown, the junior engineer for Treasure Isle studio and later one of the key engineers at Bob Marley's Tuff Gong Studio, is one of the unsung heroes of dub. His crisp and skillful dub cuts for the High Note label stand out as a high point in the golden age of dub. Tune in for some massive dub cuts.
June 1: Lee "Scratch" Perry
The legendary Lee "Scratch" Perry has been responsible for some of the most amazing reggae ever recorded, working musical magic at his Black Ark studio. Mick will dig deep for a heavy selection of rare Black Ark tracks from vinyl oblivion.