The Black Seeds
Dust And Dirt (Easy Star Records ES-1029, 2012)
New Zealand band The Black Seeds has some of the coolest grooves in the modern reggae scene. Their seductive sound mixes laid back songs with upbeat roots reggae, dub and funk. Dust And Dirt is the band’s latest offering.
Highlights of the album include ‘Out of Light’, ‘Dust and Dirt’, ‘Wide Open’, ‘Frostbite’, ‘Gabriel’s Strut Dub’ and ‘Love Me Now’.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. He was also the executive producer of the first Latino feature film made in North Carolina titled “Los sueños de Angélica.”.