Smile Jamaica

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Robert Nelson has been the host of Smile Jamaica on KRCL since Oct '89 featuring Jamaican Roots, Mutant Dub, Roots Dawtas, Wailers Family Tree, Rockers doing Reggae, Disco Mix, 7” Jamaican Jukebox all pulled out of his massive Reggae & Dub collection. With lots and lots of vinyl. No digital for I ‘n’ I. Robert works as a University of Utah Librarian at the Marriott Library. He manages the Audio Studio in their Digital Scholarship Lab. All killer, no filler!


Thank you to Kristen Acree, Josh Gilbert, and Richard Mingo for generously supporting community radio by donating to this show as part of our Adopt a DJ program.

with host
Robert Nelson
STUDIO LINE:
(800) 359-9191

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Strictly Reggae

Mary-Ann | Walk on By

Strictly Reggae

1981 Can.

Aug 17 | 5:43 PM

12" EP

Black Uhuru | Party Next Door

12" EP

1983 US Eric Thorngren rmx

Aug 17 | 5:43 PM

Version Like Rain

King Medious | This World

Version Like Rain

1973 UK over Fever riddim: Lee "Scratch" Perry prod'n

Aug 17 | 5:40 PM

Jah Jah Come Now

A. Doeman | Mighty Mighty High

Jah Jah Come Now

LA vinyl: Vinyl is Vital Set

Aug 17 | 5:35 PM

12"

Papa Bruce | Loafter Smoker

12"

1982 UK herbtune: dj to Triston Palmer Joker Smoker***End of Set 4

Aug 17 | 5:34 PM

Dance-Hall Style: General For All General

Pappa Biggie | Youth Them Have to Grow

Dance-Hall Style: General For All General

1984 deejay

Aug 17 | 5:33 PM

The Many Moods of...

Samia Farah | Goodbye dub

The Many Moods of...

2008 French-Tunisian roots dawta

Aug 17 | 5:32 PM

Tracks

Jean Binta Breeze | Simple Things + A Song to Heal

Tracks

1991 UK female dub poet w/LKJ Dub Band***End of Set 3

Aug 17 | 5:31 PM

I Need a Roof

The Mighty Diamonds | Why Me Black Brother Why

I Need a Roof

1976

Aug 17 | 5:25 PM

Musical Shark Attack

I Roy | Tribute to Michael Holding

Musical Shark Attack

1976

Aug 17 | 5:24 PM

Love Is Overdue

Gregory Isaacs & U Roy | Love Is Overdue

Love Is Overdue

1974: Best of Smile Jamaica 29+ Years set

Aug 17 | 5:04 PM

10"

Sip a Cup All-Stars | Rasta Ah Step

10"

2004 UK militant steppers***End of Set 2

Aug 17 | 5:03 PM

Sweet Memories

Bob Andy & Marcia Griffiths | Lean on Me

Sweet Memories

1972

Aug 17 | 4:58 PM

Roots of Black People

Eric "Rebel Lion" bubbles and Ranking Joe | Roots of black People

Roots of Black People

2013 compilation

Aug 17 | 4:50 PM

World Tour

Mikey Dread | My Religion

World Tour

2000

Aug 17 | 4:50 PM

Magic Touch

15 16 17 | Black Skin Boys

Magic Touch

1978 two sisters and a cousin covering Eddy Grant

Aug 17 | 4:48 PM

12"

Oku Onuora | Wat a Situashan

12"

1983 US: Jamaican dub poet***End of Set 1

Aug 17 | 4:46 PM

Live In Africa

Culture | Ganja Time + Legalization

Live In Africa

Dec. 14, 2000 in South Africa: 4:20 Cannabis Service Announcement

Aug 17 | 4:45 PM

When Rhythm Was King

Sugar Minott | Come On Home

When Rhythm Was King

Aug 17 | 4:38 PM

Rare Grooves Reggae 05 by Nova

15 16 17 | Black Skin Boys

Rare Grooves Reggae 05 by Nova

1978; two sisters and a cousin (their ages)

Aug 17 | 4:18 PM

Vault Classics volume 2

Leroy Smart | Number One

Vault Classics volume 2

1987

Aug 17 | 4:08 PM

Treasure Isle Dub vol. 2

Tommy McCook & the Supersonics | Ballistic Queen

Treasure Isle Dub vol. 2

JA vinyl dub album of the hour

Aug 17 | 4:03 PM

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