Bass Culture: Reggae and beyond. Tune into deep, dubwise vibes from all over the map. Classic roots reggae, super bad soul and funk, crucial Afrobeat, dub from outer space – the musical compass points in many directions. Mick Sleeper has a big record collection, and he wants to share it with you.

Upcoming Specials

April 2: Max Romeo

For more than 50 years, Max Romeo has had an incredible career. One of the most righteous men to step behind a microphone, we'll check a deep selection of Max's best music.

May 7: 2 Tone

2 Tone Records was the shot heard around the world. Decades later, the 2 Tone sound is still fresh, inspirational, and relevant as ever. Mick Sleeper will dig deep and provide an all killer, no filler selection.

June 4: Dub Special

Some call it x-ray music, others call it "the sound of the light at the end of the tunnel". Dub – remixed reggae – is trippy and sometimes mind-bending. Tune in for some killer dubwise vibes.

Bass Culture on YouTube

Check out the Bass Culture YouTube channel for a top ranking selection of reggae singles from Mick Sleeper's collection. Lots of killer records, including this dynamite Lee Perry production by the mysterious Shaumark and Robinson.