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Post by XxXApathy420XxX » April 20th, 2019, 1:31 am

Simply making one for this genre since I know practically nothing of it. It's a huge blindspot for me. Would love to know what the essentials and the hidden gems if there any fans of this genre. I mean, my favourite one is made by a German techno duo.

Here's the very few that I love:





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Post by RBG » April 20th, 2019, 1:47 am









i love a lot of old ska bands too. i'm a dork :shrug:
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Post by XxXApathy420XxX » April 20th, 2019, 1:52 am

Literally just downloaded a compilation of Augustus Pablo. The one I got was King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown.

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Post by RBG » April 20th, 2019, 1:53 am

that is a good one!! the congos are great too. so reggae, dub and ska



i could listen to skatalites all day. and i have :wub:
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Post by fori » April 20th, 2019, 6:38 am

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Post by flaiky » April 20th, 2019, 9:44 am

Have you heard of Easy Star All Stars? Their cover of Dark Side of the Moon is amazing (they also did OK Computer and Sergeant Pepper, but not quite as successfully):



I went to uni with this dub band, they're really good:

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Post by RBG » April 20th, 2019, 11:04 am



don't forget scientist :ph43r: prince far i, like a thousand others i'll think of later :lol:



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Post by PirateJenny » April 20th, 2019, 11:41 am

Great day for this here, it's 27c and lovely day.




Definitely can't forget Scientist!!!

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Post by RBG » April 20th, 2019, 11:48 am

HAPPY 4/20 EVERYBUDDY B)

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Post by Mate_cosido » April 20th, 2019, 3:43 pm

Reggae was very popular in Argentina when i was a kid, i listen to mostly reggae between 2008-2010, good times






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Post by PirateJenny » April 21st, 2019, 8:03 pm

Tempo riddim

King Tubby dub

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Post by XxXApathy420XxX » April 23rd, 2019, 7:30 pm

Thanks for the recs. I'm realizing that although I love reggae, most dub is not for me. I'm preparing edibles now though specifically for the purpose of trying dub music on that so we'll see.

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