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Foshan Roots are back with more dub fyah

Foshan Roots - The wing Chun Album / DubophonicAfter more than five years with inactivity, the peaceful ZEN-warriors will be coming back with ten brand new tracks.Rootical dubwise reggae vibes with a strong stepper feeling and inspiring horn riffs accompanying the guitar, the melodica and the bass.

Thanks to the amazing feedback we received from all the listeners and supporters, the duo was motivated enough to enter again the CAF Studios in East London and produce their new awaited album.

Release date: 16th Nov 2018 through all major online shops!

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Dub Riots / Indamouse / Bluez - Creation [DPH036]

Dub Riots were formed in 2008 in Athens, Greece. They have been featured on a few compilations on Dubophonic (Explorations in Dub 2013, Legal Rmx 2016 and Reggae Sunjam Vol.I 2017 and Vol II 2018) and also on the Greek label Reggaewise with their first EP State Of Life in 2013. 

Having performed live as a dub duo all over Greece, but also in Cyprus, Belgium and Switzerland, it was about time to release their second EP and their first one on the label, doing their own dub-manipulations of some of the greatest reggae anthems. 

On this release they meet Indamouse aka 3voice, another member of the Reggaewise crew based as well in Athens; a selector and producer influenced by the Jamaican soundsystem culture and the UK stepper style. Alongside the mystical sound of Bluez on the melodica, they offer a fresh conception of well established tunes like Creation, Rat A Cut Bottle and A Still Tongue, tribute to the foundation artists of reggae music. We hope you enjoy them!
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01 Dub Riots & Indamouse - Creation / 02 Dub Riots - Rat a Cut / 03 Dub Riots - Silience is Gold / 04 Dub Riots & Indamouse ft. Bluez - Creation (Melodica Cut)

AIRPLAY & REVIEWS
Recommended by Dub-a-Rebel
Ras Memo plays Creation (Melodica Cut) on High Times
EP showcase on Saetchmo's Echochamber
 Creation & Melodica Cut played on El Cant de la Xitxarra
Creation & Melodica Cut played on Demolition Sound
Creation played on RDWA 107.5FM by Meltin' Dub 


Roots anthems reworked ina Reggaewise style

New release coming out straight outta Greece!

The Creation EP will include 4 tracks/reworks of classic roots anthems re-done in a heavyweight style by the greek dub pioneers Dub Riots & Indamouse ft. Bluez on the melodica ... dub manipulations guaranteed to set the dancehall on fyah!!!!!

Release Date: 2nd Oct 2018

The Dubwegians - South of the River Clyde [DPH035]

The Dubwegians - South of the River Clyde / Dubophonic
The Dubwegians - South of the River Clyde / DubophonicThe Dubwegians where founded in the UK back in 2010, when Gary had the idea of starting a dub band. He, therefore, approached his old school friend Richy, whose guitar skills were always thought highly of. He just wanted to play bass in the band and not do any producing.

The band that Gary dreamed, never really managed to pull off. It kind of fizzled out after a while as people came and went, up for a jam and a smoke, but not up for putting in the hours of practice a band needs.

Gary and Richy decided to work as a duo, laying down some reworks of their favourite dub tracks. Having spent most of their life growing up in the south side of Glasgow, the River Clyde has been a great inspiration for them. This is how South of the River Clyde came about. The reference of course to the great Augustus Pablo is more than obvious.

Gary remembers: “We tried to capture the energy of a live band. In the absence of a drummer, it was a struggle for us to use a software, trying to capture the original warmth of analogue dub. It was a real learning experience; listening and trying to emulate these dub masterpieces. We have never done dub producing before and were slowly realizing some of the techniques used.”

South of the river Clyde includes 5 instrumental tracks; dub reworks of some great roots reggae masterpieces, produced back in 2011 with love and lots of passion. Richy played melodica and keyboards (and also guitar on "Sun is shining Dub), Gary played bass and covered all other sounds and production, using a laptop to overdub and edit their takes. Give thanks to Robert McWilliams for granting us the license to use the photo of the river Clyde in the artwork.
01 Augustus Pablo Dub (Rockers Rock) / 02 Creator Dub / 03 Southside Dub Skanking / 04 Sun is Shining Dub / 05 Too Hot Dub

AIRPLAY & REVIEWS
Showcased played by Visionary Sounsystem on RIFF Radioshow
Meltin' Dub opens the show with Creator Dub on RDWA 107.5FM
Reviewed by Reggae.be

 
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