Category Archives: Roots

ROOTS | Christos DC – Matchbox

Seasoned Roots artist Christos DC has been a staple in the conscious Reggae seen since [...]

ROOTS | Trombone Man – Ska’s Fallen Genius

Hearsay Media Trombone man: ska’s fallen genius A comic book series on the life and [...]

ROOTS | King Tubby – Dub Master

Photography By: Beth Lesser/UrbanImage Meet King Tubby, the Dub inventor who reshaped Jamaica’s musical landscape [...]

ROOTS | Sam Nzima – How One Photograph Changed the World

Sam Nzima How One Photograph Changed the World Photography By: AP Images IRIE Magazine remembers [...]

ROOTS | Cinco de Mayo – Mexico’s Victory over France

Today marks the 160th anniversary of Cinco de Mayo, a day that is often confused [...]

ROOTS | Cannabis – The Healing of the Nation

“The illegality of cannabis is outrageous, an impediment to full utilization of a drug which [...]

ROOTS | Battle of Adwa

Battle of Adwa On March 1 every year, Ethiopia celebrates the Victory of Adwa (also [...]

ROOTS | Okuda Hiroko – The Roots of Sleng Teng

Okuda Hiroko The Roots of Sleng Teng Fresh out of college, having graduated from the [...]

ROOTS | Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou American Women’s Quarter Program Celebrated writer, performer, and social activist, Maya Angelou, became [...]

ROOTS | Lo-fi IRIE Feeling

Lo-fi IRIE Feeling Stonefrenge Soundtrack Multi-artist ZOOLOOK is back with the third track from his [...]


IRIE NFT Series ZOOLOOK It’s ‘I’fficial! IRIE is selling NFTs of its magazine covers published [...]


ZOOLOOK™ X • XXX • MCMXCVI On October 30, 1996, 25 years ago, multi-artist Nicholas’ [...]