- Music Reviews
- July 6, 2020
Mystery (Guruguru Brain). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
EP (Sony). Review by Jen Cray.
All Day (Indication/ Red Eye). Review by Jen Cray.
Transitions (Hellcat). Review by Jen Cray.
Ska was pronounced dead over a decade ago, yet the tours go on and the crowds keep coming. For The English Beat‘s current refusal to fade, Dave Wakeling and crew brought along a couple surprise UK ska legends- Lynval Golding of The Specials, and The Selecter’s Pauline Black. Jen Cray saturated herself in the ska sounds of yesterday’s England.
Cruel Tutelage (Asian Man). Review by Brian Heater.
Ska pioneers, The Toasters, are still inspiring kids to skank 24 years into their career. Jen Cray attends a ska triple bill in Orlando and tells us how they manage to do it.
Rocksteady (Telark Jazz). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
One Love: The Very Best of Bob Marley and the Wailers (Island). Review by Ian Koss.
The Ultimate Collection (Hip-O). Review by Vanessa Bormann.
Various Artists (Bongo Boy/Madacy). Review by Phillip Haire.
Among the upper echelons of ska and reggae masters, perhaps only the late Bob…
Event Review by Julio Diaz