Bomboclat! Island Soak :: A Reggae/Dub Mixtape

Welcome to the latest mixtape installment in which I highlight some of my favorite voices online and beyond. Today we catch up with my old friend John as he drops some choice highlights from his days spent in Kingston. Put this one on now or save it for your next epic chill.

Download: Bomboclat! Island Soak :: A Reggae/Dub Mixtape (Zipped folder 109 MB)

Big Youth :: Some Like It Dread
I-Roy :: Musical Pleasure
Hopeton Lewis :: Sound and Pressure
B.B. Seaton :: Summertime
The Heptones & Lee Perry :: Why Must I
Sly & Robbie :: Asian Roots Dub
King Iwah :: Give Me Power (Version 2)
Lloydie & The Lowbites :: Birth Control
Soul Directions :: Su, Su, Su
Max Romeo :: Sexy Natty
Burning Spear :: She’s Mine
Lee Perry :: Nuh fe run down
Bim Sherman :: Lightening & Thunder 12″
Wailing Souls :: Divided and Rule
Count Sticky & The Upsetters :: Dry Acid
Jackie Mittoo :: Stereo Freeze
Dennis Brown :: Whip Them Jah Jah
Dr. Alimantado :: I Killed The Barber
Lee Perry :: Soul Fire
The Flaming Arrows :: Weary Head
Black Uhuru :: Sorry for the Man
The Congos :: Feast Of The Passover
Ranking Joe :: Slave Driver

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27 thoughts on “Bomboclat! Island Soak :: A Reggae/Dub Mixtape

  1. realy cant say enough good things about this site . . you’re like the older brother i never had . . thanks for the mix

  2. @Fulltext – talked to John. He was right.

    1. bomboclat:
    A Jamaican expression meant to convey shock or surprise
    “I won $50,000 in the lotto!”

    2. bumbaclot
    A cloth or rag used to wipe ones anal region. However, most Jamaicans
    use it as a substitute for the word f*ck to express anger or surprise.
    Bumbaclot! Dem tek mi rolex and mi new links!!

  3. As always, thank you for the scintillating sounds. Opening not just my eyes but my ears as well to a world of wonderful music.

  4. I’m a bit new to the tumblr & late to leave a comment, but I have been loving this mixtape & just wanted to express my appreciation. and also I wanted to track down the first installment. much appreciated yo

  5. Any hopes of seeing these come up again? Really dug the third installment, but numbers one and two seem to be down…

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