The hardest working reggae journalist in the business, Gibbo, linked up some weeks ago and wanted us to make a video mix of our favorite reggae and one drop songs for 2015. Here’s the result: 45 minutes of Safari favorite reggae songs for 2015, spiced up with a great portion of dubplates.
A few weeks ago we had the premiere night of our monthly dance LOUD:R! which we do together with Stereo Steppas. It was a successful evening and we gave the people everything from Bob Andy to Alkaline. The night ended in a friendly dub fi dub and the vibe were crazy. This is what it looked like:
Make sure you pass through LOUD:R! 25/10 if you love good reggae music from then until now, and spontaneous soundclashes.
Barely two weeks ago we had the pleasure to play at the biggest reggae festival in Europe, Rototom Sunsplash, in Spain. Safari Sound, together with Robbo Ranx and Heavy Hammer had the dancehall stage in a frenzy for more than 7 hours. and this is what it looked like:
Last week our good friend Randy Valentine released the first track from the upcoming EP called Sound The Alarm. The song depicts a world several years from now in which capitalism has backfired and poverty has spread to all nations. All resources are now controlled by one big corporation, enslaving people economically. Wicked song and wicked video!
Make sure you pre-order the EP on iTunes (release day May 2nd). By pre-ordering the package, you will also be receiving several free songs in advance straight to your iTunes account.
Not only does he have one of the best voices in reggae right now, he is also a great actor. Our good friend Chronixx dropped his long awaited EP Dread & Terrible today. Make sure you support good reggae music and download it via iTunes. Together with the EP, a very creative video directed by the talented Ras Kassa was just released. Enjoy the nearly 10 (!) minute long video and watch how Chronixx deal with the acting wicked.
Sommaren 2014 tar vi Karibien till Sverige för att låta sommarnatten vibrera som en gatufest på Jamaica eller en karneval i Trinidad. Safari Sound mixar det största som producerats inom Reggae, Dancehall, Soca och andra tropiska rytmer samtidigt som några av Sveriges främsta artister och dansare turas om att ta plats i strålkastarljuset. Konfetti, visselpipor, eldkastare & flaggor är andra viktiga beståndsdelar när vi åker Sverige runt med ett enda mål; skapa sommarens absolut bästa fest. Ungefär så här kommer det att se ut:
30 april – Flustret, Uppsala – Artister TBA 12 juni – Sticky Fingers, Göteborg – Artister TBA 13 juni – Babel, Malmö – Artister TBA 14 juni – Debaser Medis, Stockholm – Artister TBA 11 juli – Öland Roots, Sandbergen – Lilla Namo & Million Stylez
Our good friends Ward 21 just released the video for their brand new single from the upcoming “Still Disturbed” album. This is what we refer to as immortal top quality music! Support the song and download it from iTunes. Big up the ruffest boy band out of Jamaica + DeeWunn and Marcy Chin.
This is real authentic reggae music. Massive collaboration on the new Silly Walks production Brighter Days Riddim which will be available online Nov 29th. Pree order the riddim now and enjoy the video.