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Program Information
Reggae Explorations
Conscious Reggae Music
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- Little Drummer Boy / Roge Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Yankee B / Christmas Vibrations / Kingdom Culture
2- Mama No Fight / Prince Alla / Only Love Can Conquer / Blood & Fire
3- Praise You / Zema / Look At The Heart / Melchizedek
4- Praise You Dub / Zema / Look At The Heart / Melchizedek
5- Time Will Tell / The Itals / Brutal Out Deh / Nighthawk
6- Driving Home For Christmas / Richie Davis / Mafia & Fluxy Present A Reggae Christmas [VA] / Mafia & Fluxy
7- Have Your Heard The News / Alfred and The Alfredoes / Just A Christmas Card / AWG
8- Over Flow / Lilly White & Sound Dimension / Studio One Presents Tribute To Peckings [VA] / Studio One
9- Joy It Will Be / Pastor T / SINGLE [mp3] / Music World
10- Silver Bells / Kashief Lindo / Kashief Sings Christmas / Jet Star
11- The First Noel / Teecho (aka Richie W. Lionel) / SINGLE [mp3] / ...
12- As Long As I Live / Mr. Spaulding / SINGLE [mp3] / The Most High Music
13- Keep It Real / Owen Uriah / The Heart Of Uriah / Star Recordings
14- Ding Dong Merrily On High / Dennis Brown / 8 Stars For Christmas [VA] / Josiah
15- Family Dub / Geneman / Long Time / Lion Of Zion/Tehillah
16- King Of Kings / Ladysmith Black Mambazo / The Warner Bros. Collection / Warner Archives/Rhino
17- If I Were You / Wailing Souls / All Over The World / CHAOS/Columbia
18- Seek Ye First / A.J. Brown / SINGLE [mp3] / Brown Cat
19- Dubby Christmas Promo / Roge Abergel & Kingdom Culture feat. Papa Michigan / SINGLE [mp3] / Kingdom Culture
20- Glass House / Mikey Spice / Twice As Nice, Volume 2 (Mikey Spice & George Nooks) / Joe Frasier
21- So Amazing / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
22- Wisdom / Bob Marley & The Wailers / In The Beginning / Trojan
23- Drive / Ed Robinson / On Covers / Push Broom Gang
24- Lamb Of God / Fikre Selassie (Love Of The Trinity) / SINGLE [mp3] / Fikre Selassie
25- Dubment / Mention / Return To Dub / Servant
26- O Come All Ye Faithful / Ken Boothe / Gospel Door 2 Door / Bushranger
27- Gods World (Do The Right Thing) / Ben Okafor / Generation / Plankton
28- Long Days In Babylon / Solomon Jabby / SINGLE [mp3] / Altarsound

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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