Jstar, perhaps the dancehall’s most eclectically-influenced remixer, reaches far afield on his latest project, embracing the gypsy-funk of “Balkan Reggae” by Mahala Rai Banda. These are next level beats, simultaneously haunting and upbeat. A few more recent collabs are worth checking out as well, including a remix of Reggae Rajahs’ Johnny Osbourne dubplate “Buddy Bye” and the mashup hip-hoppery of “Marijuana Situation.”

Jstar, perhaps the dancehall’s most eclectically-influenced remixer, reaches far afield on his latest project, embracing the gypsy-funk of “Balkan Reggae” by Mahala Rai Banda. These are next level beats, simultaneously haunting and upbeat. A few more recent collabs are worth checking out as well, including a remix of Reggae Rajahs’ Johnny Osbourne dubplate “Buddy Bye” and the mashup hip-hoppery of “Marijuana Situation.”