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Rootikal interview

Interview with the host of Rootikal Radio | Selector TKZ UbuntuFM | Rootikal Radio | Selector TKZ #Interviews | #People | As UbuntuFM Reggae Radio welcomes the Rootikal Radio show to its roster, we had a sit down and chat with show host Selector TKZ aka TangoKiloZulu.  

Reggae Workers of the World | RWW II

Old School Reggae, Rhythm & Blues from New York, Los Angeles & Charleroi UbuntuFM | Reggae Workers of the World | RWW II #Releases | #Reggae | Reggae music went through various stages of development whereby traditional Jamaican folk music blended with US Jazz, Rhythm & Blues and Soul. ‘Rudie Blues’, ‘Ska’, ‘Blue Beat’, ‘RockSteady’ to form the root of Reggae as we have come to know it.

Thomas Cuevas | 'Hacer el Amor'

Se nace y se vive como se puede, pero cada cual escoge ser quien es. UbuntuFM | Thomas Cuevas | 'Hacer el Amor' #Releases | #Latin | 'Hacer el Amor' is rich of Latin rhythms and melancholy. A true tribute to Latin culture whether at home or in the diaspora. 

Interview with Yerry Rellum

Exception To The Rule UbuntuFM | Yerry Rellum #Interviews | #Soul | Yerry Rellum orginating from Surinam and based in the Netherlands, recently released his hit single 'I Feel Love' with Walboomers Music. The track was heavily promoted on UbuntuFM Radio. Ikenna Okeh now sits down with Yerry for an in-depth interview. 

Tony Koch & The Alt News Band | "Uber Chill"

A rich collection of NeoBop, NuJazz, Funk and Latin music UbuntuFM | Tony Koch & The Alt News Band | "Uber Chill" #Releases | #Jazz | "Uber Chill" brings together elements of various musical styles combined with unexpected instrumental solos, richly layered synth sounds, hip rhythms and bluesy, funky guitar hooks. 

Yerry Rellum | 'I Feel Love'

Strong Soul. A modern day Soul Classic. UbuntuFM | Yerry Rellum | 'I Feel Love' #Reviews | #Soul | Yerry Rellum orginating from Surinam but based in the Netherlands, has released what may turn out to be a modern day Soul Classic.

Samini | Obimbra

Say No To Rape Samini | Obimbra (Say No To Rape) #Footage | #Reggae | FEATURED | Based on the Reggae Sax Riddim this track sends a strong message across the world to condemn the act of rape and violence against women. A collaboration between Reggae Vibes Music based in NY & Kingston JA, alongside the High Grade Family from Ghana. 

Faces | Long Player

British Blues Rock at its best UbuntuFM | Faces | Long Player (1971) #Reviews | #Blues | LONG PLAYER was the second album by the British rock group Faces with Rod Stewart, Ronnie Lane and Ronnie Wood amongst its members. On a good day, Faces could wrestle the title of greatest rock & roll band away from the Rolling Stones.

The Prince of Music

Reflections on the artist formerly known as Prince Prince | The Prince of Music | Image credit: USA Today #Feedback | #People | I think I must have been 15,16 years of age when Prince’s music entered my life. His music came on a cassette tape a friend gave to me. “Hey man, listen to this!!” So I did. And so did the music enter my mind and opened up doors that would never close again.