Blood of Haiti Mixtape

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton When terrible shit jumps off in some other part of the world, the mind automatically goes to the people you know who are there or are somehow connected to it. For many of us... Read More...

Yabby You, 1946-2010

Words By Jesse Serwer Had it happened any other week, more might have been said about the passing of '70s reggae pioneer Yabby You last Tuesday. But that was the same day the earthquake hit Haiti. News o... Read More...

Professor SickInHead !

Words by DJ Gravy So one of out favorite dancers, (and people for that matter) SickInHead, from Kingston, Jamaica is currently based in Stockholm, Sweden. Next week he starts teaching a dance workshop al... Read More...

The Bobby Konders Story

Words by Jesse Serwer Bobby Konders could probably be the subject of his own full-length documentary one day. In the meantime, the homey Dan Bruun (director of the Skerrit Bwoy doc, Temporary Sanity) recen... Read More...

Dyema catches the spirit

Whether doing the Drop Dead into an open casket or arriving in a wheelbarrow, St. James dancer--and inventor of the infamous Dutty Wine--Dyema Attitude can turn an average night into a moment in bashment history. Our gal and journalista Sarah Bentley recently grabbed a chicken soup with one of Jamaica’s wildest female entertainers and got a how-to on safely ripping out your weave piece by piece--among other trade secrets. Photos by Debbie Bragg.

Merry Christmas, the War is Over???

Words by Eddie STATS Houghton If you’re in Jamaica you already know. If you’re abroad you may be wondering if the rumors are true but yes, the unthinkable has happened. After trading a lot of grudgeful rem... Read More...

Kid Cud-I

Words by: DJ Gravy Blenda Posse (known for throwing serious bashment parties in their hometown, Gothenburg, Sweden) sent us their Reggae remix of Kid Cudi's smash hit, "Day 'n Nite", complete with video.... Read More...

Who is that drummer???

Words by Martei Korley His name is Kirk Bennett, but people just call him Kirk or Kirkledove. This crazy talented drummer is behind more riddims than we can mention in a small caption; so we decided to go all o... Read More...

Ifrika on the rise

Words by Martei Korley In a time where reggae and dancehall is often described as needing some ex-factor; it is interestingly enough often a return to the basics that provides it. Queen Ifrika has on her la... Read More...