Music That Stands The Test of Time – Riddimentary #SunsOfDub
The Riddimentary series returns with 17 of the most influential and inspiring songs from The Greensleeves/ VP Records catalogue selected by Suns Of Dub. The CD, vinyl LP and Digital Albums will be in stores on April 28, 2017
Suns Of Dub is a DJ/live musician collective blending the traditions of the roots/ rockers and Soundsystem culture, incorporating many different emerging forms of Dub related bass heavy music. The core performers are Ras Jammy, Jah Bami, and Addis Pablo (son of Melodica/Dub reggae legend Augustus Pablo.) The Riddimentary mix is a DJ set with live vocals, Melodica, steel pan, live dubbing and other live instruments.
Suns of Dub productions and remixes have received support from David Rodigan & Mary Anne Hobbs leading to live studio performances on BBC 1XTRA & BBC 6 with Cerys Matthews. This summer, Suns of Dub will performing at Boomtown Festival in England. They have also performed at; International Dub Gathering in Spain, Asa-Giri Jam in Japan, and have supported Skrillex and Diplo in performance.
“We are humbled & pleased to collaborate with the good people at VP/ Greensleeves records on the second installment of their Riddimentary series, this specially curated mixtape features songs that are very special to each member of Suns of Dub, expressing different moods and styles of Jamaican Reggae/Dub music which have been instrumental to us on our journey, we give thanks to His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie I for the inspiration and guidance to complete this work and would like to continuously give thanks to our loyal supports and our worldwide family. Special Thanks to Kabba, Jo, Ulo, Tau, Biggs, Jah Okra, G, FadaJam, Marla B & DB Recordings, Rockers International, Sebat Records, Rockers Artists Agency, the People of Orange Street, Kingston and 45 Supply Co.” – Suns of Dub