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XYCLONE – MONEY GIRLS THINGS (SINGLE)

Xyclone from Portmore / Jamaica, living in Baltimore / USA got his breakout song “Back Pocket Rag in 2012. DMV “Artist of the Year” 2016. His album “From the Basement to the Big Leagues”(2016) reached the No.1 spot on the Reggae Billboard Charts. He is a member of Spragga Benz’ “Red Square” camp.  Robin Hype […]

V.A. – ALPINE ROCK RIDDIM (EP)

V.A. – Alpine Rock Riddim The Klagenfurt based label GERMAICA AUSTRIA is back with yet another release, the somewhat unusual ‘Alpine Rock’ Riddim! Like an avalanche from the top of the Austrian Alps into the valley, the heavy Roots-Rock-Riddim rolls downhill. It features well established as well as promosing newcomers of the genre, namely CHUCK […]

WE ARE CELEBRATING 20 YEARS GERMAICA – MESSER BANZANI ANTHOLOGY VOL. 1-6

Exactly 20 years ago on 09/09/1999 GERMAICA was founded. We like to take the opportunity to thank everybody involved, all colleagues, artistes and producers who contributed, all people who supported the label and all sounds, DJs and Selectors who played and pushed our releases. To celebrate label style we decided to re-release the complete back […]

V.A. – MESSER BANZANI POLSKA RIDDIM (EP)

“Messer Banzani” to nazwa pionierskiego zespołu grającego Reggae/Ska, powstałego w byłej NRD. Założony w 1989 roku w Lipsku przez Pioneara i jego kuzyna Toma zespół wydał pięć albumów, z których dwa zostały wydane również w Polsce w formie kaset, które wywarły trwałe wrażenie na polskich fanach gatunku. W 2004 roku, aby uświetnić piętnastolecie istnienia zespołu, […]