Island Head are in great company on the CMJ Top 10 World Music Chart at WVKR 91.3 FM. Last week Island Head’s “Punky Reggae Party” album was at #5 with other well-known reggae artists Beres Hammond at #6 and Toots & The Maytals at #7. This week Island Head dropped to #8 while Mr. Hammond dropped to #9. Toots Hibberts is not on the chart this week. Number 1 this week is “JAMA KO~OUT HERE” by BASSÉKOU KOUYATÉ. Beres’ album is entitled “One Life, One Love” on VP Records.
Island Head are also known as Island Head Musicians and Islandhead.
Listen to the latest Island Head reggae band radio interview on WVKR Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY. DJ host Calvin with drummer/producer Billy Messinetti. Go to the “Interviews” link in the website menu above. Calvin and Billy discuss the musicians, reggae music, Bob Marley and The Wailers, the jamband and jazz aspects and some other fun stuff. They listen to “So Much Trouble in the World” and “Burnin’ and Lootin”.
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