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Wednesday, September 2, 2009

Roots Roadblock Returns

Posted By on Wed, Sep 2, 2009 at 10:50 AM

click to enlarge DJ Tomas aka Dub ID - VOLTAGEMUSIC.COM
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Dancehall music may be the popularized, more commercial aspect of reggae, yet roots reggae is still holding firm. Witness Roots Roadblock, the First Thursdays monthly at Koko Cocktails presided over by DJ Tomas. The Umoja soundsystem selecta, Voltage music operator, KUSF "Saturday Night Rockers" host, and Wiretap magazine editor will be joined by Selecta Shockman, aka Ron Nachmann for a night of dub, roots, rub-a-dub, and rocksteady, plus reggae films. There's no cover, so check it!

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