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Reggae Explorations
Mike Roots
 Mike Roots  Contact Contributor
On “Reggae Explorations” you’ll hear a mix of tracks from newer and lesser known artists, classic tunes, and deeper cuts than you would normally hear elsewhere. In addition, you’ll be treated to the “Motherland Track of the Week”, an occasional “Lovers Rock Set”, and even selections from off the beaten path.

Mike Roots is a reggae artist and reviewer, and brings an inside perspective with interesting facts to enhance the listening experience. Tune in to “Reggae Explorations” for your weekly excursion into the world of strictly conscious, roots and culture, reggae music.

Reggae Explorations can be heard on the following stations:

Global Community Radio (GCR2), Geneva, NY, Mondays 4-6pm ET

KBOG 97.9 FM in Bandon, OR, Wednesdays 10pm-12am PST

WAPJ FM 89.9 & 105.1 FM (Flagship), Torrington, CT, Wednesdays 1-3pm ET

WXDR-LP 99.1 FM, New Orleans, Thursdays 7-9pm CT
"Reggae Explorations"
with Mike Roots

Song / Artist / Album / Label
1- Thank U Lord / Clifford Henry / Roots Gospel, Volume 1 [VA] / Katsjam
2- Thank You, Oh Lord / John Browns Body / Among Them / Shanachie
3- Give Thanks / Zacheous Jackson / SINGLE [mp3] / Red Ground Jamaica
4- Thank You JAH JAH / Blaminack / SINGLE [mp3] /
5- Give Thanks and Praise / Tendai / Exceedingly Abundantly / Awake
6- Give Thanks / Luciano / One Way Ticket / Jet Star
7- Thank You For My Life / Denzil Dennis / Give Thank / Jet Star Gospel Times
8- Be Thankful / Lytie / Repent / Zenith
9- Give Thanks & Praises/ Bob Marley & The Wailers / Confrontation / Tuff Gong
10- Thank You / Jennifer Howland feat. Tiago Costa / Daughter Of The King / Lion Of Zion
11- Thank You Lord / Dillavou / Livications Unplugged [EP] / Justin Dillavou
12- Thanks and Praises / Peter Hunningale / SINGLE [mp3] / Fashion
13- Thank You / Youth Exodus (aka Imisi) / Authentic Sounds, Vol. 1 [VA] / Kingdom Beat
14- Thank You Lord / Judy Mowatt / Love / African Love/Jet Star
15- Thanks / Osmond Collins / He Will Restore / Jet Star Gospel Times
16- Thank You / Stevie Face / Reggae For Jesus [VA] / ERC/
17- Thank You / Beverlyn McKinson / SINGLE [mp3] / Beverlyn McKinson
18- Give Thanks and Praise / Barry Brown / SINGLE [7"] / Attack
19- Thank You For Today / Stitchie / Real Power / Lion Of Zion
20- Thank You Lord / Frankie Paul / SINGLE [mp3] / Bairele
21- Thank You Lord / Bunny Brown / Reggae Give Thanks and Praise [VA] / Brickwall
22- Thankful / Moses Henry / Silent Cry Riddim [VA] / JahLight
23- Give Thanks / George Nooks / Giving Thanks / VP
24- Thank You For Loving Me / Hensley King / The King Is Coming / Jet Star Gospel Times
25- Nsiima Mukama (Thanks Be To The Lord) / Ambassador Tony / SINGLE [mp3] / A-4-C
26- Thank You Lord / Vanessa Mardueño feat. Christafari / Oh My Soul / Lion Of Zion
27- Thanks and Praise (exclusive dub plate mix) / Yabby You feat. King Tubby / Deeper Roots / Pressure Sounds

For airplay consideration, contact Mike Roots at
This edition of Reggae Explorations has been edited so it is not specific to any one station but does mention the flagship station and "all affiliates" once, normally after the first three songs. Due to time constraints it is not possible for me to edit into separate files, but if you plan on airing the show you are free to do so. Please let me know you are airing it so I can include the info in the program summary.

For radio spots/drops or if you are interested in airing Reggae Explorations, please contact me (Mike Roots) at

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