Click the above photo for Marco Werman report on The Alpha Boys on Rough Cut Jamaica: "The Alpha Boys
A legendary music school lives on" thank you Marco, wonderful.








Great new release 'Hearticle Don' from Lion D on the new Sugar Cane label.

A nice reworking of Joker Smoker called Joker Soundboy from Raphael & Triston Palma. Click on label for video


Recent EP from Marla Brown, Dennis Brown's youngest child.Click on sleeve for video
















































































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"Black Echoes Music Programme"

Ireland's longest running Jamaican music programme, since 1982

Last Updated : September 19th 2016

John Public

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Listen back to the latest programme from Sept. 17th.




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Upcoming / Currently playing:-

A selection of 'New Roots' releases


Great re-working of their 1981 song out now as a digital only release


A great new album on Foreign Key Records

Now re-issued on 7"



New Gappy Ranks album.


Two great new Roots albums out now!!


New various artists album from French producer Ackboo. The title track is by Brother Culture.

Latest album from Dub Dynasty 'Holy Cow', going down really well on the show.

Current album from the legendary Jerry Johnson.

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New album from Don D. Jnr on Roots Garden records, out now on vinyl and digital download. Click sleeve for info


New roots release from Jerry Harris

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New Album from Vern Maytone on Uniteam Music.

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