- Sound Man
- Release date | 08/03/2024
Roger Robinson’s new dub poetry single ‘Sound Man’ unfolds as a fusion of deep digital dub and poetic lyricism, weaving an elegiac narrative that resonates with protest. Robinson, known for his influential work with King Midas Sound and Jahtari, takes a bold step forward, pushing the boundaries of dub poetry, to create an experience that transcends conventional reggae.
”Shimmers in the echo chambers and deep bass reverberations, and pulses with a powerful emotional connection” – The Quietus
As a solo venture, this single stands as a testament to Robinson’s artistic evolution. While building upon his dub roots, he ventures into uncharted territories, crafting a sound that is both contemporary and timeless. Definitely recommended for fans of Linton Kwesi Johnson and Benjamin Zephaniah. These recordings represent a compelling addition to the ever-evolving landscape of dub poetry.