This weeks Irie Jamms Show features a review of Vinyl Thursdays, one of the premier roots music events held weekly in Kingston, Jamaica including LIVE recordings from January 2016 featuring King Harar Sound, Kazam Davis, Rassi Hardknocks, Exile DI Brave, Mikey General, Aza Lineage, Ras Takura, Mark Wonder and many more. The Single of the Week comes from Samory with a scorcher called African Daughter….. brand new music from Tarrus Riley, Machel Montano, Earthkry, Nesbeth and riddim juggling on Rock Dem and Rollercoaster riddims.
DJ 745 plays a weekly 2 hour reggae show on Fridays on www.reggaespace.com playing a crucial selection of roots and culture, revival and dub. His shows feature artist interviews, latest news and reviews of reggae albums.
DJ 745 has been an avid collector/journalist of reggae music for over two decades and regularly spins music on his preferred format -7″ vinyl. Over the years he has interviewed artists including Ken Boothe, Marcia Griffiths, Beres Hammond, Shaggy, Morgan Heritage, Luciano, Tarrus Riley, Etana, Mykal Rose, Jah Cure, Busy Signal, Freddie Mcgregor, Bushman, Horace Andy, Mighty Diamonds and The Abyssinians