Tag Archives: 2018

January 13, 2018

BABYLON BURNING with Jesse I
106.7 PBS-FM > Melbourne, Australia
Saturday 13th January 2018

Featuring an interview with Scottish singer Tom Spirals, plus the Nice And Ruff riddim from Heavy Beat, brand new Akae Beka from Zion I Kings, and the debut of Melbourne producer Monkey Marc’s new single with Jamaica’s Dre Island.

ANTHONY B – Bun Dem (Maroon riddim: Down Sound)
FANTAN MOJAH – Hail The King (Maroon riddim: Down Sound)
JAH CURE – Congo Man (Maroon riddim: Down Sound)
THE VICEROYS & INNA DE YARD – Love Is The Key (The Soul Of Jamaica: Chapter Two)
LLOYD PARKS & INNA DE YARD – Slaving (The Soul Of Jamaica: Chapter Two)
AUGUSTUS PABLO – Chain Gang (Rockers)
DESMOND DEKKER & THE ACES – Intensified (Beverley’s) –request
GREGORY ISAACS – Too Late (Opportunity Records)
GREGORY ISAACS – Cool Down The Pace (Night Nurse: Island)
FRANKIE PAUL – Pass The Tu Sheng Peng (Volcano)
DON CARLOS – Laser Beam (Jackpot)
BARRINGTON LEVY – Under Mi Sensi (Time 1)
RC – Passenger Seat (Penthouse)
CULTURAL ROOTS – Can’t Fight Reality Version (Germain)
EXCO LEVI – Wahdada (Penthouse)
BURNING SPEAR – African Postman (Hail HIM: Burning Spear) –request
RAS MICHAEL & THE SONS OF NEGUS – Zion Land (Kibir-Am-Lak: Top Ranking)
MIDNITE – In The Race So Far (Ras Mek Peace: Wildchild)
SAMORY I – Serve Jah (Black Gold: Rorystonelove & Black Dub Music)
KRISTINE ALICIA – Blessed (Songs From Zion: Rorystonelove & Black Dub Music)
DEZARIE – Keep Praising Jah (Love In Your Meditation: Benjamin Newton)
AKAE BEKA – Felt Love Surely (Perfect Storm riddim: Zion I Kings)
TOM SPIRALS – Cool and Deadly (Escape Roots)
TOM SPIRALS – No Fear (Escape Roots)
< interview with Tom Spirals >
TOM SPIRALS – Stress Makes Worries (live in studio)
TOM SPIRALS – Architects of Chaos (Pure Niceness Records)
BERES HAMMOND – Invitation To Downtown (Nice and Ruff riddim: Heavy Beat)
EVERTON BLENDER – So Black So White (Nice and Ruff riddim: Heavy Beat)
PRESSURE – Wi Larger Than Life (Nice and Ruff riddim: Heavy Beat)
DRE ISLAND – Yaad N Abraad (Yaad N Abraad riddim: Monkey Marc)
KABAKA PYRAMID – Ready Fi The Road (Chant Down dubplate special)
DAMIAN JR GONG MARLEY – Here We Go (Stony Hill: Ghetto Youths International) –request

listen online at http://www.pbsfm.org.au/babylonburning

January 6, 2018

BABYLON BURNING with Jesse I
106.7 PBS-FM > Melbourne, Australia
Saturday 6th January 2018

Featuring Jesse I’s annual “best of the rest” review, looking at notable songs from 2017 that aren’t really straight reggae or dancehall and didn’t fit into last week’s countdown. Plus some killer new reissues from TRS Records.

MAX ROMEO – War In A Babylon (Black Art) –request
THE UPSETTERS – Sipple Dub (Black Art)
LEROY BROWN – Stand Up Strong (Color Barrier: Cartuna) –request
JUNIOR DELGADO – Devil’s Throne (Incredible Music)
WINSTON & THE NEW ESTABLISHMENT – Creation Version (Studio One)
BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS – Pimper’s Paradise
THE ROYALS – Blacker Black (Pick Up The Pieces: Tamoki Wambesi)
THE ROYALS – Sufferer Of The Ghetto (Pick Up The Pieces: Tamoki Wambesi)
THE ROYALS – Tekla (Dubbing With The Royals: Pressure Sounds)
TONY SCOTT – Freedom (Ultra Records & TRS Records)
THE ETHIOPIANS – Another Moses (Tropical Records)
BARRINGTON LEVY – Oh Jah Can’t You See (TRS Records)
BARRINGTON LEVY – Hypocrites (TRS Records)
BARRINGTON LEVY – Jah A The Creator (TRS Records)
WAYNE WADE – Down In Iran (Thompson Sound)
TOM SPIRALS – No Fear (Escape Roots)
TOM SPIRALS – Cool and Deadly (Escape Roots)
CAPLETON, FANTAN MOJAH, SIZZLA – No Surrender Megamix (Monkey Marc)
MUNGA HONORABLE – Situations (Quiet Lamb riddim: Netspen Entertainment)
EESAH – Run Ova Dem (Vybznation)
EESAH – High Grade (Yardcrime Remix)
EESAH – Main Volume (High Shelf Entertainment)
ALANDON – Stop Chat (Thompson House Music)
BUSY SIGNAL – Ghetto Life (Stainless)
ALKALINE – Nice and Easy (Lee Milla)
ALKALINE – Hard Tackle (Chimney)
ALKALINE – Suave (All Night riddim: Chimney)
TARRUS RILEY & KONSHENS – Simple Blessings (All Night riddim: Chimney)
ZAGGA – Lit (All Night riddim: Chimney)
KRANIUM – Meet N Beat (Atlantic)
KRANIUM & MASICKA – Fire In The Rain (TMG Productions)
SHANE O – Ungrateful (Exhortation riddim: Jones Ave)
MAVADO – Red Rose (Big Ship)
POPCAAN – Family (Cotton Swab riddim: Pure Music)
JAHMIEL – Dem Too Hype (DJ Frass)
DRE ISLAND – Jah Is For Us (Kingston City riddim: Notnice)
POPCAAN – Preserve My Life (Kingston City riddim: Notnice)
VERSHON – All Fi Dem (Kingston City riddim: Notnice)
VYBZ KARTEL – Watch Over Us (TJ Records)

listen online at http://www.pbsfm.org.au/babylonburning