Saturday, May 26, 2018

The Process Reviewed in Duff Guide To Ska!

"Great review of THE PROCESS latest releases in The Duff Guide To Ska

On the fantastic Who Is That Mad Band? and its great track-for-track dub companion Dub World (CDs/digital, Temple Gong Recordings, 2016 and 2017), Detroit's The Process play a wild, heady mix of '70s rock and roots reggae with new wave-synths and metal theatricality--all of which works surprisingly well. The band stands tall on their own with tracks like "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" which features the legendary (and late) Detroit rock guitarist Dick Wagner, "Mystery Babylon" "Dear Mr. Fantasy," and "Gypsy Wind." But then they have several excellent cuts mixed by On-U Sounds' Adrian Sherwood ("Time Has Come," "Return the Treasures") and David Harrow ("Fire Is Burning Version")--and others that feature Skip "Little Axe" McDonald (Sugar Hill Records' house band that recorded "The Message" and "White Lines" for Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, Tackhead, Dub Syndicate), Ghetto Priest, and the inimitable Lee "Scratch" Perry himself! The Process are yet another great act from this town that spawns them like crazy--Detroit again for the win." Review by Steve Shafer

Thursday, May 10, 2018

The On U Sound Sunday Roast has been Nominated for a 2018 Mixcloud Award!

Big news! 
The ON.U Sound Sunday Roast radio show Hosted by David Asher has been nominated for a 2018 Mixcloud Award for Best Online Music Show, Reggae/Dancehall in 2018! Big up On-U Sound Records and Dance Web Radio
"After reviewing thousands and thousands of entries, you are officially among the best-of-the-best when it comes to online radio. Not bad, right? 
Over the next 10 days, our esteemed panel of industry judges will be reviewing all the finalists and deciding the winners. 
Meanwhile, all finalists are also eligible to win a Listeners' Choice Award, which will be chosen by the public."