Season 8 debuts with an overdue Top 5 list from the Reggae Lover hosts – their Top 5 Dancehall Sound Systems of All Time. This is the first and only time ever that Kahlil Wonda and AGARD had the same TOP Five. We discuss the criteria used in selecting these top reggae sounds aka DJ […]
A continuation of the episode in which we described the foundation of Highlanda Sound. This part of the conversation recaps our first gigs and the years that followed. In the late ’90s, the three young lions that started Highlanda Sound vowed to become one of the most dangerous sound systems that played mostly 45s. They […]
Reggae Lover hosts, AGARD and Kahlil Wonda take time out to re-introduce themselves. They discuss who they are, where they come from, and how they got into the music industry. Part 1 of this “flashback” conversation.
A replay of a classic show focusing on the Best Non-Jamaican Reggae Artists. This Reggae Lover Podcast Episode (118) highlights the global reggae phenomenon. R.I.P to Akae Beka aka Vaughn Benjamin. Listen to the full 20 Best Non-Jamaican Reggae Artists mix here. Nasio Fontaine was born on the Caribbean island of Dominica to a Carib […]
Kahlil Wonda and AGARD discuss what they are listening to and how they are listening to it. Top song selections for the Summer of 2021 are listed.
We discuss the need for more Caribbean representation on film and television. Cultural content is winning right now and our culture has yet to be properly documented. The Caribbean region is well known for reggae and soca but there is a bounty of cultural aspects that have yet to be exploited globally. We cite current […]
AGARD predicts parallels between the Roaring 20s (the decade of the 1920s) and the upcoming post-COVID19 period. We look back at some of the defining moments and technological advances from the pandemic era. Mentioned in this episode: Bounty Killer vs. Beenie Man has a highlight. Will dancehall be back on the Verzuz platform? World Clash, […]
Reactions to the Jamaican government blaming dancehall music for contributing to the current violent crime spree. We debate: “Whose responsibility is it to stop the violence?” Dedicated to Reggae Lovers – Hosted by Kahlil Wonda and AGARD, Reggae Lover (@ReggaeLoverPodcast) pulls back the curtain on the issues, back-stories, and adventures of the global reggae music phenomena. This reggae […]
Drew and Iron Voice break down the world of sound clash and how it influences dancehall as a whole. The Rumble Talk hosts offer fresh perspectives on many things sound clash and dancehall-related including: How they come up with topics and create the magic that is Rumble Talk. How to stay relevant during the pandemic. […]
Exclusive Interview with Drew and Iron Voice, hosts of Rumble Talk Thursdays. Rumble Talk is the hottest radio show on Sound Chat Radio and the most popular sound clash culture radio program ever. Drew reveals how he became synonymous with sound clash culture and landed his position at Irish & Chin’s Promotions and Sound Chat […]
Macka B talks about his authentic reggae music journey which has soared due to his reggae and veganism content. Macka B’s Gentrification EP and Single are Available Now The gentrification phenomenon is going on all over the world from Brixton to Brooklyn; Harlem to Toronto and Cape Town to Berlin. There is a new video […]
We talk to rising star I-Maa-Ra about his journey as an indie reggae artist in Jamaica. I-Maa-Ra is featured as a top indie reggae artist on the Reverbnation platform. Born Courtney Mark Anthony Stewart, in Roaring River, St Thomas, Jamaica, he started on his musical journey in the mid-1980s, toasting on Studio 4 Sound System […]
Music and Marriage podcast hosts, Amlak RedSquare and Nikki join the Reggae Lover crew for this episode. Music and Marriage is a podcast hosted by a dynamic and courageous couple, reggae recording artist Amlak Red Square, and his wife, Nikki Gordon. Making it in the music industry is hard enough. To do it while juggling […]
Reggae in Africa is alive and well with Rootspence and the Groovemakers blazing the fire from Mozambique.
Rootspence joins us to give a first-hand account of the current reggae climate from Malawi to Mozambique. He breaks down the difficulties with reggae sprouting in former Portuguese colonies versus English-speaking areas of the continent. Roots Reggae in […]
Wake up to reality with special guest Ijahknowah who delivers a message to heal, uplift, enlighten, and empower our people and thus the entire humanity. Wake Up, is the debut EP from Ijahnkowah An B.R.A.P (Black Revolutionary Almighty Perspective). Wake Up is available now. IJAHKNOWAH AN B.R.A.P. is a Reggae artist and band doing only […]
The Top 5 Lovers Rock Songs of all time according to Reggae Lovers AGARD and Kahlil Wonda are presented in this episode. The greatest lovers rock songs ever are compiled just in time for Valentine’s Day in this Top 5 Lovers Rock Songs feature. According to Wikipedia, Lovers rock is a style of reggae music […]
The Top 5 Bob Marley songs according to Kahlil Wonda and AGARD. We are celebrating Bob Marley’s 76th birthday (Feb. 6) along with the beginning of reggae month and black history month in this The Top 5 Bob Marley Songs podcast episode. It’s the birth month of both AGARD (Feb. 4) and Kahlil Wonda (Feb. […]