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Reggae/Dub

Crank the reverb on the hats and put the snare on the off beat. Australian musicians continue to take these genres into new and exciting territory.

Tracks

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Adrian Eagle - Son of the Sun     Reggae/Dub, Reggae, Hip Hop 20/07/2016
Adrian Eagle - Unique Aussie Reggae/Country & Hip-Hop Tones. New Artist hailing from Melbourne via South Australia. Take a listen.
Son of the Sun - A Chant for Positivity! Healing through our words, may negativity die today! First single from Adrian Eagle.

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Other tracks by Adrian Eagle:  SAvior  -  Redemption Song
Bearfoot - Dreamer     Reggae/Dub, Roots, Rock, Reggae 15/07/2016
We stand for a creative culture. We were born to bring a message to the streets. We come together, our voice as one. We sing together to get this done.
Dreamer expresses an anti-mainstream media sentiment - while we're busy entertained by celebrity nonsense, we're losing focus of the real issues in this world.

Other tracks by Bearfoot:  Could Be Worse  -  One Drop
Dwayne Abbott - Coloured Rainbow     Indigenous, World 13/07/2016
"Coloured Rainbow" by Dwayne Abbott featured in PAW Yapa Beats 3
"Coloured Rainbow" by Dwayne Abbott featured in PAW Yapa Beats 3

Lander River Band - People Went Away     Indigenous, Reggae 13/07/2016
Lander River Band
"People Went Away" by Lander River Band featured on PAW Yapa Beats 3

The Bennies - Burnout City     Reggae/Dub, Rock, Ska 30/06/2016
With a ruthless touring schedule locally and abroad, psychedelic reggae-ska rock band, The Bennies are selling out shows and sparking conversation across the country following the release of Wisdom Machine
‘Burnout City’ speaks of the band's love for their ruthless touring schedule, filled with upbeat reggae rhythms that will get you dancing and an ending that will have you singing until morning.

Other tracks by The Bennies:  Detroit Rock Ciggies
King Tide - Hey Spaceman     Reggae/Dub, Pop, Soul 23/06/2016
The new King Tide single ‘Hey Spaceman” is officially endorsed by Beyondblue - an incredible organisation that provides info and support to help Australians achieve the best mental health possible.
'Hey Spaceman' The brand new track by Sydney's Reggae Royalty - King Tide is out now! This soulful new track is the lead single for what is shaping up to be a killer brand new album from the group later this year. All proceeds to sales support Beyondblue...

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The Mouldy Lovers - Civilized Crossfire     Reggae/Dub, Folk, Ska, Rap 22/06/2016
8-piece concoction of ska, folk, punk and dub - brimming like an overflowing pot of delicious bombastic laksa, pouring sweat and joy on festival grounds.
Written in response to the news that the federal government was sending Australian planes to bomb targets in war-torn Syria, The Mouldy Lovers fashioned their latest musical effort 'Civilized Crossfire' into a vicious critique of the military industrial complex, as well as the weapons manufacturing industry in general.

FINALIST: 2017 QLD MUSIC AWARDS - WORLD

Dub FX - So Are You     Reggae/Dub, Electronic, Drum 'n' Bass / Jungle, Dub 18/06/2016
Melbourne born Dub FX lived in a van for 6 years performing on street corners worldwide to build an underground fan base rivalling some of the most successful artists today.
'So Are You' is the first taste of the new album, through which he explored new territory’s of the songwriting process, and with jungle grooves, touches on the social impacts of technology in the digital age.

CC the Cat - Free Your Mind     Reggae/Dub, Dub 27/05/2016
Sassy, sexy and bangin’: Brisbane-based party-starters CC The Cat deliver a mash up of roots styles with an earthy honesty and an uplifting feeling, fronted by enigmatic songstress Claire Cottone.
CC the Cat's latest dub-reggae exploration Free Your Mind takes us on a rocket ship to outer-space, inviting listeners to tune out of the dominant paradigm and live according to personal truth and creative expression. Vocal and brass harmonies intertwine with deep bass and reggae rhythms culminating in energetic enlightenment.

Drop Legs - Criminal     World, Hip Hop, Reggae 27/05/2016
Drop Legs is a 7 piece party band that plays a fusion of pumped up Reggae Hip Hop jams. Influenced by their vibrant coastal surrounds, they love to party.
Criminal depicts a story about an ordinary citizen who get caught up in the system for a minor weed offence.

Other tracks by Drop Legs:  750 mL to Paradise  -  Hungover Days (Desmond Cheese Remix)
Claude Hay - Love No More     Reggae/Dub, Roots, Reggae 11/05/2016
'Love No More' returns Claude's music to a rootsier place and intertwines bluesy slide guitar riffs, catchy call-response melodies and reggae grooves.
'Love No More' returns Claude's music to a rootsier place and intertwines bluesy slide guitar riffs, catchy call-response melodies and reggae grooves, as lyrically it counsels a close friend through a divorce.

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Jesse Morris Band - Freedom Has No Measure     Reggae/Dub, Acoustic, Roots, Soul 22/04/2016
Conscious acoustic soul roots and reggae music direct from the Byron Bay hinterland.
A track co-written with a Cambodian volunteer teacher about showering the world with love.

Other tracks by Jesse Morris Band:  Morning Sun  -  Open Your Eyes (dub remix)
Hemingway - Unified     Reggae/Dub, Rock 11/04/2016
Hemingway is a Brisbane four-piece with a tasty blend of Indie, Alternative Rock, Psychedelic, Roots, and Reggae.
“Unified” is signature Hemingway with grooving bass lines, stunning guitar tones, and raw vocals. The track is a bold new release with a strong political message questioning propaganda being fed to the public through the media and encouraging listeners to unite against negativity with compassion.

Caravana Sun - Eye Of The Storm     Blues/Roots, Dub, Rock, Reggae 29/03/2016
Caravana Sun are an eclectic surf/dub/rock fusion outfit. Good vibes and good times
Big fat looping grooves with an upvibe beat

Dilip n the Davs - With You     Reggae/Dub, Ska 25/03/2016
Multi-genre, multi-generational Fremantle based rhythm band Dilip n the Davs release their 7th album. First class production, amazing songs and hi quality playing make this a 'must listen' release.
A bouncy uplifting, happy, love song in the style of Madness and the Specials. Lots of energy in this one; guaranteed to bring smiles to listeners and make them feel real good.
Pop/Ska with elements of Blues and Bluegrass make this an interesting musical cocktail

Other tracks by Dilip n the Davs:  Outta Time  -  Thank You Jah
The Dub Captains - The Energizer     Reggae/Dub, Pop 23/03/2016
More Badfinger than Bob Marley, the 13piece band rock effortlessly through a thick gumbo of influences from Beatles-era British pop to Afro-Beat and the Jamaican dance music of their namesake.
'The Energizer' floats along with a summery tropical feel full of perky horns and a pacific island inspired backing vocal until all the instrumentation falls away to a strong female lead and reggae guitar (reminiscent of the likes of NZ luminaries Fat Freddys Drop) and a multi-layered outro.

Other tracks by The Dub Captains:  Fish Guts  -  Daisies and Forget Me Nots
Nattali Rize - Natty Rides Again     Reggae/Dub 18/03/2016
Ask her where she comes from, she’ll tell you “All Directions”. Of mixed global heritage, Nattali Rize, known for her work fronting epic roots band Blue King Brown.
Nattali Rize (of Blue King Brown) collaborates with Julian Marley, son of the late great Bob Marley, on new deep reggae track. Their rare video clip was filmed at Bob Marley’s house and surrounding areas in Kingston Jamaica. This is a first-of-its-kind release for any Australian singer.

Bootleg Rascal - Shade     Reggae/Dub, Rock, Reggae, Dub 08/03/2016
Ghetto-Dubsters, Bootleg Rascal are a 4 bliss dub crew from Sydney and Gold Coast. Masters of hiphop infused jams and sonic brews: blending infectious alternative rhythms. (theMusic.com May 2015).
Embraces dub aesthetic, thick bass lines and big beats smeared with intergalactic psych sounds with a twist of island vibes and melodies. The Rascals have dipped their toes into the electronic pool on this one, tweaking and morphing basic synth sounds to add to their already delicious signature sound.

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Other tracks by Bootleg Rascal:  Asleep In The Machine
Manalion - Dirty Roots     Reggae/Dub, Rock 02/03/2016
Between all three members comes a combination of musical influences from Soul to Roots, Funk to DnB, Gangsta Rap to Hardcore Punk and everything in between.
Out forth-coming single ‘Dirty Roots’ is no more than a feel good track, which embodies our sound and what we represent through story lining a house party. We like house parties (who doesn’t) and we like them roots you know. Dig.” - vocalist Duan & Only.

Melbourne Ska Orchestra - Funkchunk     Reggae/Dub, Ska, Funk 24/02/2016
They are the world famous Melbourne Ska Orchestra. They bring it to the people so the people can dance!
Its funky and its chunky and its dance music!

Other tracks by Melbourne Ska Orchestra:  Sly Boots