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Interrupt & George P combine forces for a vibrant and powerful EP of digital dancehall, equally optimistic about and critical of modern society. In A Rub a Dub Style - heavy on the basslines and featuring poignant vocals - starts with the fast-and-heavy “Ghost Faith,” as George P calls out Babylon for its falsehoods atop some thick drums and synths. “Me No Want To Mean Dancehall” is upbeat vintage in all the right ways, just like the cover art, while “Unite” introduces the slightly slower second half of the album with a conscious message of rub-a-dub. “Wicked Me Nah Wicked” embraces the power of positivity, a slight echo on the vocals paired with a tight bass loop. “Original Style,” pays respect to tradition, both in sound and lyrics, eschewing commercialism for the integrity of the underground dancehall sound. Closer “Suger and Spice” does use the phrase ‘sweet like sugar and spice,’ yet thankfully the smoothly polished vocal is sufficiently entrancing that the cliche is smile (rather than nausea) inducing. Perhaps not as widely acclaimed as Disrupt and Soom T, Interrupt and George P show they are a force to be reckoned with as they balance history with modernity on this promising six-track.
In A Rub a Dub Style by Interrupt & George P

Interrupt & George P combine forces for a vibrant and powerful EP of digital dancehall, equally optimistic about and critical of modern society. In A Rub a Dub Style - heavy on the basslines and featuring poignant vocals - starts with the fast-and-heavy “Ghost Faith,” as George P calls out Babylon for its falsehoods atop some thick drums and synths. “Me No Want To Mean Dancehall” is upbeat vintage in all the right ways, just like the cover art, while “Unite” introduces the slightly slower second half of the album with a conscious message of rub-a-dub. “Wicked Me Nah Wicked” embraces the power of positivity, a slight echo on the vocals paired with a tight bass loop. “Original Style,” pays respect to tradition, both in sound and lyrics, eschewing commercialism for the integrity of the underground dancehall sound. Closer “Suger and Spice” does use the phrase ‘sweet like sugar and spice,’ yet thankfully the smoothly polished vocal is sufficiently entrancing that the cliche is smile (rather than nausea) inducing. Perhaps not as widely acclaimed as Disrupt and Soom T, Interrupt and George P show they are a force to be reckoned with as they balance history with modernity on this promising six-track.

WellWell Sound crafts a low-bit digital reggae sound, with heavy drums and pulsating rhythms. Chemical Dubwise! is mostly instrumental, full of thick effect-laden grooves drawing from classic riddims, with several standout vocal cuts as well. “Wellwell Bionic Sound” sets the tone for the album, with swirling effects and a pounding beat. The remix of Sandeeno’s “Tear Down Babylon” makes the lyrics quite haunting, their poignancy emerging amidst the digital riddim. “Dub Medicament” lets the reverb and echo take over, as if King Tubby’s spirit just spent the night playing Atari. French vocalist Holiden attacks upon the fierce riddim of “Mauvais Mauvais,” which leads quite nicely into the subdued vibe of “Real Badman.” The standout vocal tune comes from Michael Prophet and Ricky Tuffy, who unite for the scorching “Your Love (Remix)” - an uplifting digital dancehall banger. “Drums Of Tron” is delightfully just as expected - more game concept than film, before “Tempo Baroque” takes it to some heavier depths.  King Fula’s track teases dancehall, while the closing remix of Alozade feat Hollow Point and Mr Vegas’ “Unda Mi I Grade (Remix)” delivers to end on a high note. Puns aside, this is a distinct vision of digital reggae from King Dub Records, well-worth the listen and download:

Also well worth checking out - as is every show - is the 09-06-13 Large Up reggae radio show featuring WellWell Sound as the guest selector. Second half of the mix is loaded up with nice remixes, dub plates, and even some special pre-releases!

WellWell Sound crafts a low-bit digital reggae sound, with heavy drums and pulsating rhythms. Chemical Dubwise! is mostly instrumental, full of thick effect-laden grooves drawing from classic riddims, with several standout vocal cuts as well. “Wellwell Bionic Sound” sets the tone for the album, with swirling effects and a pounding beat. The remix of Sandeeno’s “Tear Down Babylon” makes the lyrics quite haunting, their poignancy emerging amidst the digital riddim. “Dub Medicament” lets the reverb and echo take over, as if King Tubby’s spirit just spent the night playing Atari. French vocalist Holiden attacks upon the fierce riddim of “Mauvais Mauvais,” which leads quite nicely into the subdued vibe of “Real Badman.” The standout vocal tune comes from Michael Prophet and Ricky Tuffy, who unite for the scorching “Your Love (Remix)” - an uplifting digital dancehall banger. “Drums Of Tron” is delightfully just as expected - more game concept than film, before “Tempo Baroque” takes it to some heavier depths.  King Fula’s track teases dancehall, while the closing remix of Alozade feat Hollow Point and Mr Vegas’ “Unda Mi I Grade (Remix)” delivers to end on a high note. Puns aside, this is a distinct vision of digital reggae from King Dub Records, well-worth the listen and download:

Also well worth checking out - as is every show - is the 09-06-13 Large Up reggae radio show featuring WellWell Sound as the guest selector. Second half of the mix is loaded up with nice remixes, dub plates, and even some special pre-releases!

The Groove Thief - 0:20 Massive Mix
Here’s 20 minutes of bangin’ reggae straight from Hong Kong! Huge tracks from Krak In Dub and Mungo’s Hi Fi bookend an uptempo modern digital mix with featured instrumentals and riddims from Black Chiney, Dub Breakah, FreeRoots & Youngheart, and Riddim Tuffa. A literal anthem appears from High Tone and Pupajim alongside a classically-inspired track from Collie Buddz, a tough vocal from The Beast, and Numa Crew’s alter-ego Gangsta No Play. Made for a mixxtape battle, this is loaded with choice tracks.
Available on both Mixcloud & Soundcloud as well as DIRECT DOWNLOAD.

The Groove Thief - 0:20 Massive Mix

Here’s 20 minutes of bangin’ reggae straight from Hong Kong! Huge tracks from Krak In Dub and Mungo’s Hi Fi bookend an uptempo modern digital mix with featured instrumentals and riddims from Black Chiney, Dub Breakah, FreeRoots & Youngheart, and Riddim Tuffa. A literal anthem appears from High Tone and Pupajim alongside a classically-inspired track from Collie Buddz, a tough vocal from The Beast, and Numa Crew’s alter-ego Gangsta No Play. Made for a mixxtape battle, this is loaded with choice tracks.

Available on both Mixcloud & Soundcloud as well as DIRECT DOWNLOAD.