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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

March 4: New Orleans Groove

For many decades, New Orleans was – and still is – a powerhouse of rhythm and blues, soul, and funk. NOLA has shaped a lot of modern music with its distinctive sound. We'll check out a spicy selection of New Orleans grooves.

April 1: What Were They Thinking?

Reggae: powerful, groovy, uplifting, and...occasionally...awful. For April Fool's Day, special guest Rich Bomber will join Mick and try to keep a straight face during a wigged out selection of reggae and ska tracks gone wrong.

May 6: All Request Episode

Calling all Bass Culture fans! If you have a dread or dynamite reggae, soul, or Afrobeat tune that you would love to hear on the program, and he'll do his best.

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 cool Roman Stewart tune.