Tropical Riddims

recent spins

12:40 pm Pressure: 'Nothing No Wrong (feat. Midnite)' 7/19/2014
12:37 pm Stephen Marley: 'Got Music' 7/19/2014
12:34 pm Stephen Marley: 'Tight Ship' 7/19/2014
12:31 pm SOJA (feat Damian "Jr Gong" Marley): 'YOUR SONG' 7/19/2014
12:28 pm Inner Circle Feat. Damian Jr Gong Marley & Stephen Marley: 'Smoke Gets In My Eyes' 7/19/2014
12:25 pm Mystic Revealers: 'This One's for Jah' 7/19/2014
12:22 pm Mystic Revealers (feat Sizzla): 'Tell Them' 7/19/2014
12:18 pm Mystic Revealers: 'Space and Dub' 7/19/2014
12:15 pm Mystic Revealers: 'Space In Time' 7/19/2014
12:12 pm Freddie McGregor: 'Rastaman Camp' 7/19/2014
12:09 pm JA-MAN ALL STARS: 'Poor Man Skank' 7/19/2014
12:06 pm JA-MAN ALL STARS: 'Half Ounce' 7/19/2014
12:03 pm JA-MAN ALL STARS: 'Hot Steppers Dub' 7/19/2014
12:00 pm JA-MAN ALL STARS: 'Herb Cutter Dub' 7/19/2014
11:56 am See-I: 'NEVER GIVE UP' 7/19/2014
11:52 am See-I: 'MUSICAL MURDER' 7/19/2014
11:47 am See-I: 'THE CHASE' 7/19/2014
11:43 am Hollie Cook: 'POSTMAN' 7/19/2014
11:36 am Steel Pulse: 'Tribute to the Martyrs' 7/19/2014
11:32 am Steel Pulse: 'TIGHTROPE' 7/19/2014
11:29 am Black Slate: 'Amigo' 7/19/2014
11:26 am Black State: 'Roots Love' 7/19/2014
11:21 am Black Slate: 'World Citizenship' 7/19/2014
11:18 am Ernest Ranglin & Avila: 'Mystic Blue' 7/19/2014
11:15 am Monty Alexander (feat George Benson, Ramsey Lewis & Joe Sample): 'Love Notes' 7/19/2014
11:12 am Monty Alexander: 'People Make The World Go Round' 7/19/2014
11:09 am Inner Circle (feat Luciano): 'One God One Aim' 7/19/2014
11:06 am Inner Circle (feat Screw Driver): 'Never Give Up' 7/19/2014
11:01 am Born Jamericans: 'Boom Shak-a-Tak' 7/19/2014
12:24 pm Barry Brown: 'Love-Love-Love' 7/12/2014

older playlists »

Live on King Street announces final headliner

07/21/14 8:01 PM | Sybil Augustine

h and h small The Majestic Theatre’s 4th annual Live on King Street lineup is complete! The fifth and final evening on September 19 will end with The Head and the Heart. This free, all ages event finishes out the summer series of similar shows featuring Cracker (July 25), Ziggy Marley (August 8) and Deer Tick (August 22).

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A Gringa’s Guide to the Madison World Music Festival!

09/12/13 1:14 PM | Sybil Augustine

Performing Indian symphonic string music Thurs. Sept 19, 5 pm at the Memorial Union Terrace. Susan Kepecs’ “Cultural Oyster” gives an overview of the acts appearing at the Madison World Music Festival this year at the Memorial Union and Willy St. Fair. Read and watch videos of several visiting artists on her blog.

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Photos and audio from La Fête de Marquette 2013

07/15/13 11:19 AM | Daniella Echeverria

Fete de Marquette 2013 Photos by Ankur Malhotra ( and Norm Stockwell. Links to streaming audio of each artist’s set that was broadcast live are below. Many thanks to our community supporters, whose generosity helps us bring you all this great music!!

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09/29/12 11:14 AM | F.R.P.

FRP w:Dub Tonic Welcome to WORT’s Reggae program Tropical Riddims!  

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Tropical Riddims
Tropical Riddims
Saturdays @ 12:00 pm
Roots, rock steady, reggae, ska and conscious dancehall. Host F.R.P., the messenjah, teachin' the youts 'bout roots and kulcha!
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