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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10"

Christine Adelsi | Life

10"

2010 UK

Jan 25 | 6:52 PM

Trance Europe Express 4

Fluke | Synth Bit

Trance Europe Express 4

1995 trance dub

Jan 25 | 6:51 PM

Naked

Benjamin Zephaniah | Uptown Downtown

Naked

2005 UK dub poet

Jan 25 | 6:49 PM

King Size Dub Chapter 13

Dubxanne feat. Earl 16 | Message In A Bottle

King Size Dub Chapter 13

2010 Police Cover

Jan 25 | 6:44 PM

CD Single

Thievery Corporation | Lebanese Blonde

CD Single

1998 herbtune w/ female vox

Jan 25 | 6:42 PM

Kill Your Darlings

Kid Loco | Here Come the Munchies

Kill Your Darlings

2001 Mutant Dub herbune: Mutant Dub Set

Jan 25 | 6:37 PM

Gold

Winston Reedy | Rock and Cry

Gold

1985

Jan 25 | 6:23 PM

True Roots

Aisha | Crisis

True Roots

1994

Jan 25 | 6:22 PM

The Toughest

Peter Tosh | Jumbie Jamboree

The Toughest

1965. Jumbie = ghost/duppy

Jan 25 | 6:21 PM

Sly, Wicked & Slick

Sly Dunbar | Sesame Street

Sly, Wicked & Slick

1979 children's TV show theme***End of Set 6

Jan 25 | 6:05 PM

21st Century Dub

Jah Pelicaho & the Wailers | Concrete Jungle

21st Century Dub

1987 Jah-ponese dubber w/ Wailers cover Bob Marley

Jan 25 | 6:03 PM

Fear of a Green Planet

Dub Syndicate | Higher Than High

Fear of a Green Planet

1998 mutant dub herb tune

Jan 25 | 6:03 PM

CD Single

Sade | By Your Side

CD Single

2000: Best of Smile Jamaica 30+ Years Set

Jan 25 | 6:01 PM

Ramgoat Liver

Pluto Shervington | I Shot the Sheriff

Ramgoat Liver

1974 JA: Bob Marley cover***End of Set 5

Jan 25 | 5:48 PM

Creation

Boom Shaka | Wicked Man

Creation

1987 Topanga Canyon, CA

Jan 25 | 5:46 PM

Pirates Choice

Jaytees | A Prayer to Jah

Pirates Choice

1980 JA female

Jan 25 | 5:41 PM

Best of Bob Marley & the Wailers

Bob Marley | Can't You See

Best of Bob Marley & the Wailers

1970 JA w/ Peter Tosh on lead vox: Vinyl is Vital set

Jan 25 | 5:40 PM

Island Life7"

Grace Jones | Love Is the Drug

Island Life7"

1980 US picture sleeve: Roxy Music cover***End of Set 4

Jan 25 | 5:30 PM

Brain Food

Jigsy King, Jah Air, Gangster Lee & Terminator | Brain Food

Brain Food

2005 herb tune

Jan 25 | 5:25 PM

7"

Denzil Dennis | Women & Money

7"

1974

Jan 25 | 5:23 PM

7"

Hugo Brown | Ayatollah

7"

1979 Jamaican Ukebox of 7" 45

Jan 25 | 5:09 PM

Humble Lion 10" EP

Abassie All-Stars feat. Omar Perry & Minoo (female) | Ain't So Fine + Jah Is Near

Humble Lion 10" EP

2008 UK militant steppers***End of Set 3

Jan 25 | 5:08 PM

Live at Langerado Music Festival

Burning Spear | Old Marcus Garvey

Live at Langerado Music Festival

3/11/2006: Sunrise, FL

Jan 25 | 5:05 PM

Jah Son Invasion

Barrington Spence | Rockers Time

Jah Son Invasion

1982

Jan 25 | 5:04 PM

300% Dynamite

Johnny Clarke | Rebel Soldering

300% Dynamite

1975 soldering - cocksman

Jan 25 | 5:02 PM

Hall of Fame: A Tribute to Bob Marley's 50th Anniversary

Bunny Wailer | Small Axe

Hall of Fame: A Tribute to Bob Marley's 50th Anniversary

1995: 50 Bob Marley songs for Bob's 50th birthday

Jan 25 | 4:42 PM

Visions of  Love

Earl Zero | Get Happy

Visions of Love

1979

Jan 25 | 4:41 PM

Bionic Dread

Dillinger | Ragnampiza

Bionic Dread

1976 deejay

Jan 25 | 4:40 PM

I'm in Love With a Dreadlocks (Brown Sugar and the Birth of Lovers Rock 1977-80)

Brown Sugar | Black Pride

I'm in Love With a Dreadlocks (Brown Sugar and the Birth of Lovers Rock 1977-80)

1977 UK female lovers rock

Jan 25 | 4:36 PM

10"

Little John | Smoke Ganga Hard

10"

1981 JA 11 down, 39 to go!***End of Set 1

Jan 25 | 4:17 PM

Lyrically Potent

Sister Carol | Red Eye

Lyrically Potent

1996 4:20 Cannabis Service Announcement

Jan 25 | 4:17 PM

Halfbaked

UB40 | I Get Lifted

Halfbaked

1998 herbal request

Jan 25 | 4:12 PM

Headline News

Capital Letters | Buzz Rock

Headline News

1979 UK youth group

Jan 25 | 4:10 PM

Longshot

Passafire | Growing Up

Longshot

2017 Savannah, GA

Jan 25 | 4:08 PM

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