Get ready to load up your backpack full of roots and culture on today’s show with classic cuts from Carl Dawkins, Hugh Mundell, Viceroys plus modern roots from Joe Yorke on the Featured Artist of the Week, brand new ska from me, plus a re-issue from two decades ago from Prince Blanco & The Liquidaires, Hip-Hip Throwback with De La Soul & Blackstar and the IRIE Track of the Week featuring Jimroy Brown.
Kick back, crank it up – this week’s show is now in session!
Carl Dawkins – Satisfaction
Hugh Mundell – Africa Must Be Free By 1983
The Viceroys – Why
Joe Yorke, The Co-Operators & The Estonian Singers – Tonight
Joe Yorke & Stand High Patrol – Quicksand
Joe Yorke & Pupajim – Pressure
De La Soul – Plug Tunin’ (Last Chance To Comprehend)b
Black Star – Definition
Prince Blanco & The Liquidaires – King’s Reggae
Dubmatix – Twist & Ska
Dub Pistols & Myki Tuff – If You Ever Get A Draw
Jimroy Brown – Rule Ehtiopia
The Architect – Reve
Greentea Peng & Nightmares on Wax – Top Steppa V2
Marcus Gad & Tamal – Tempo
Soom T – Big Bad World
The Polyversal Souls & Y-Bayani – Asembi Ara Amba
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The Bassment Sessions Radio Show began in 2013 on Toronto’s CIUT 89.5 FM Radio station. Over the years the show has evolved from music-centric to the latest incarnation which places an emphasis on telling a story. Bringing history, context and trivia about the artists and songs you hear on the show. Currently the Basement Sessions is heard on over 45 stations globally.