Welcome to live Broadcast Fridays 5pm Pst. on www.cvsradio1.com Hosted by Jones-I, its the Culture Vibes Show streaming roots reggae music, talk and shoutout to friends and family. Thank you for listening!
JAHMARK & The SOULSHAKERS are an unstoppable force of nature. The group’s leader, Jahmark, is a gifted singer/songwriter, dynamic performer and entertainer. He was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, and the authenticity of his craft definitely shines through.CDs include LOVE POWER, LIFE, GAN-JAH-LICIOUS, the double album BOOK OF REDEMPTION I & II, and their most recent, HAPPINESS.Movie soundtrack credits include two of their grooving up-tempo songs, “Ocean Blue”, in the film WEEKEND AT BERNIE’S II, and “Rock You Baby” (a.k.a. “I Wanna Rock U Baby”), in MIAMI RHAPSODY.The time of revelation is at hand and here comes one of Jamaica’s native sons with his carefully chosen Soulshakers at their very best, “a Jah send them come”…classic roots reggae music live and direct, conscious heartfelt and relevant lyrics, inspirational and percussively percolating beats, grooving basslines, a true revival of the golden age of reggae in the here and now … Jah live! See less
His first album“Keep the Fire Burning” has paved the way for more consciousness and heart in his music. His captivating vocals and lyrics present thought-provoking emotions that have the capacity to create positive vibrations and changes. As a solo artist Neville Bassey uses his life experiences to create songs that are relevant and diverse as he appeals to music lovers across the globe. To his credit he was featured in the Beat Magazine which gives credit and exposure to artists who are making an impact in the world of reggae music. As an avid reggae fan from childhood, listening to some of reggae greats connected with him and fueled his desire to make that connection and impact with listeners. Neville’s second album, Roots, Lovers & Consciousness is an album that defines Bassey as a singer and songwriter. Its bold display of raw talent and insightful thinking set to a beat that is both sensual and captivating. The single “Girl I Still Love You’ is a favorite and has garnered rave reviews globally.His music is a staple on Prince Albert’s radio show in Alaska,Ginjahman Washington inStoke-on-Trent, UK, IRIE FM Jamaica and in his current hometown G98.7 Toronto, Canada.His versatility is demonstrated in the single“One More Chance” as he ventures into the genre of country music and he did not compromise his style or penmanship, in fact, he delivers relatable lyrics.Neville’s latest single“Weh Dem A Go Do”gives a heavyweight punch to the core of music lovers and as usual gives pure listening pleasureGiving a listening to Neville Bassey’s music is something one should invest in as it uplifts and stirs the soul with a new awakening.Reggae singer Neville Bassey
Tune in to www.cvsradio1.com on Mondays 8pm pst. for ‘Soca Jam Session’ with DJ Diehard spinning waistline soca music with energetic caribbean pulse and on Thursdays 8pm its The Reggae Heat streaming worldwide for you listening and dancing mood.
About McClain aka DJ DieHard
Funkify your life I am passionate about music, writing/interviewing, life and people. I’m a big supporter/fan of live music. There are three albums that should be given out with birth certificates: Robert Randolph and the Family Band “Live at the Wetlands” DJ Shadow “Endtroducing…” Tristan Prettyman “Twentythree”
“Press On!”- Robert Randolph “I haven’t slept for ten days because that would be too long.”-Mitch Hedberg (RIP). “I’ve seen a gun five times in my life..three of them have been at Waffle House.” -Jim Gaffigan “Times are not good here. The city is crumbling into ashes. It has been buried under a lava flood of taxes and frauds and maladministrations so that it has become only a study for archaeologists. Its condition is so bad that when I write about it, as I intend to do soon, nobody will believe I am telling the truth. But it is better to live here in sackcloth and ashes, than to own the whole state of Ohio.” Lafcadio Hearn (From nolafugees.com talking about New Orleans post-Katrina) “Everything I do gonna be funky from now on”- Lee Dorsey “Yes and no”-Gregory Davis “Kinda sorta”-Gregory Davis “New Orleans is not like anywhere else. It’s like a little foreign country within a country. Oh God, everything just gets under your skin and into your bones. There’s a rhythm in the air in New Orleans, even the kids walking down the street are musical.”-Dave Malone (The Radiators) “Sean Duffy wants to note that John McCain does not equal John McClane, let alone McClain Johnson.”-Sean’s staus “.45 caliber pistol is a must have on any date in or around the NO.” -New Orleans Murder Blog “One time I paid someone $5 to carry me home. I could think, I just couldn’t walk” -Frank Mays “Oh Lord of Wonderwoman, protect this music from thieving hands as befall us in days before. May us, merchants of music, avoid playing only the known and may we humbly beseech you to save us from untold poor white male funk bands multiplying forth” -Handwritten note on the cover of the Meters’ “Best of the Meters’ CD at wtul. “You bring light in”-Underworld “Two Months Off” “You gotta do what you gotta do!”-Chef Fred talking about Mardi Gras “We were rolling deep last night. I think we tipped the ratio to 80%/20% last night. 20% of the people in the Blue Nile didn’t have guns.”-Cullen on dancehall night “Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to New Orleans, Louisiana. Home of the hits. And if you’re from out of town…welcome to the third world.” Houseman (Galactic) “I LIKE VENDING MACHINES BECAUSE SNACKS ARE ALWAYS BETTER WHEN THEY FALL”-MITCH HEDBERG (RIP) “There’s something so amazing about music; it can transform the dullest of environments into beautiful places. Put it on, hear it out, look around, revel in the moment. Here lies the beauty and clarity that get you through your day.”- Tristan Prettyman “You want to go to a show tonight?” “i lost my credit card and almost got arrested last night for stealing hot sauce bolo”-Anonymous “BOLO BOLO”