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Album Reviews 2012 - Missing In Action

11/10/2012

Album Reviews 2012 - Missing In Action

Here is the first bunch of album reviews of 2012 releases, which we were not able to cover when they came out... stay tuned for more!

 

Mamadee - Beautiful Soul [October 2012]
[…]With few fillers and many killers, Beautiful Soul is one of this year‘s most interesting albums to check out. This diverse album of high musical quality is another indicator that finally the Ladies are starting to play a more important role... COMPLETE REVIEW HERE

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Ras Batch - Know Thyself [August 2012]
[…]The release is 17 songs deep and in going so deep with content, so does Ras Batch in the themes he explores, addressing issues like GMO foods in "Dem Against Jah Rules" which calls out "government lies and their poison food." He explores gun violence on...COMPLETE REVIEW HERE

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Denham Smith - Come Wid It [July 2012]
[…]This debut album, called Come Wid It, is in stores now. Its 15 tunes are a sweet cruise through various styles and epochs of reggae music. With his soft, yet never too sugary voice he rides contemporary digital dancehall riddims with the same ease he takes on...COMPLETE REVIEW HERE

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Culture - Natty Dread Taking Over [July 2012]
[…]The double CD is comprised of a generous 38 tracks, spanning the band’s most fruitful era, with legendary producers Joe Gibbs and Sonia Pottinger. The CDs also include the complete and controversial ‘Africa Stand Alone’ set (n.b. not previously available in CD format)...COMPLETE REVIEW HERE

 

Brina - Under One Sun [April 2012]
Another innovative album straight from an Edna Manley College of the Performing Arts context, from another ex-background singer proving that she is talented to reach higher heights, again in collaboration with Jubba White (Dubtonic Kru)...COMPLETE REVIEW HERE

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