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2000Tone: Punky Reggae Lives!

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton In the recent Shabba issue of FADER I described dancehall like this: " It’s as if the countervailing forces of punk and reggae, which famously clashed on the streets of l... Read More...

Respect: More Shabba Ranks Iconography

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton, photos by Jonathan Mannion via The FADER As a follow up to their (and my) double cover Icon feature on Shabba Ranks, Fader just posted an exclusive photo set of the Grammy-... Read More...

Toppa Top 10: Rapper/Deejay Collabos

By Jesse Serwer With Nas and Damian Marley's Distant Relatives set to drop on Tuesday, it only seems right at this moment to look back at all of the important reggae artist/rapper summits that have com... Read More...

ICON: Shabba Ranks Double FADER cover

words by Eddie STATS Houghton Shabba Ranks has been deh pon the mind lately, turning up here, here and here. Maybe it's because he is the influential godfather of the deejay school, the founder and trail... Read More...

Toppa Top 10: Fake Reggae Songs

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton Not 'fake reggae' as in 'Matisyahu' or Eminem attempting patois but as in intentionally funny shit spoofing reggae music. Yes, for once, it is a joke thing: ... Read More...

Toppa Top 10: Dancehall Cameos

words by Eddie STATS Houghton Just a little something to start some Friday afternoon office arguments (stop, we know you're not actually working). The main criteria of inclusion on this top 10 is that th... Read More...