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Reggae Explorations
Mike Roots
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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- Praise Him / Marcia Green & Ken Ijah Boothe / Bless The Lord / Room In The Sky
2- Rocky Road / Singaton / Zion I Sampler [VA] / Zion I
3- War And Friction / I-Roy / Dread Bald Head / Jackpot
4- Feed The Children / Mykal Rose / Imoka Riddim [VA] / Uplifting
5- Narrow Gate Dub / Jah Servant / Narrow Gate / Servant
6- Victory / Half Pint / The Real Authentic Sampler [VA] / RAS
7- Dont Be Afraid / Koen Duncan / Trinity / JahLight
8- Chatty Chatty People / Alton Ellis / Cry Tough / Heartbeat
9- Money Cant Buy / Troy Anthony / Next Generation / TA
10- Heed The Warning / Emrand Henry / Flow On Riddim [VA] / Servant/JahLight
11- Internal Struggle / Augustus Pablo / Valley Of Jehosaphat / Charm/Jet Star
12- Roots Reggae / Christafari / No Compromise / Lion Of Zion
13- Solution / Kirk Davis feat. St. Matthew / Dont Deny Me / EMS/Tajrash
14- First Light / Paul Fox / Paul Fox Meets Fullness [EP] / KarnaTone
15- Yeshua / The Movements / Running Out Of Time / GMI
16- Sun Shines For Me / Bob Andy / Freely / I-Anka
17- Wars, Rumors of Wars / J.D. Smooth & Friends feat. Roman Stewart / An Inspirational Journey / Wearl "G"
18- Seasons / Jennifer Howland / Daughter Of The King / Lion Of Zion
19- Kulukhuni / Ihashi Elimhlophe / Jive Soweto: The Indestructible Beat Of Soweto 4 [VA] / Earthworks
20- Run To You / Avion Blackman feat. Sherwin Gardner / Third World Girl / Lion Of Zion
21- God Alone / Yellowman / RAS Portraits / RAS
22- Tranquility Through Humility (Madplate Remix) / Zion Train / Elastica Remixes Vol. 2 / Elastica
23- Tearn Down Babylon / Living Stone feat. Imisi / SINGLE [mp3] / Living Stone
24- Jordan River / Denzil Dennis / Give Thanks / Jet Star Gospel Times
25- Armagideon Time / Willie Williams / Armagideon Time / Heartbeat

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 or drops, please contact me (Mike Roots) at

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