“Revolution 2 Freedom” Subatomic Sound System + Junior Dread

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“Up here a war a gwan, so we must unite to fight against Babylon/ We’re tired of the lies! We want the truth!” – New 5 song release with Brasil’s Junior Dread “Revolution 2 Freedom” out now on Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes and everywhere on Juneteenth: Friday, June 19. Out early exclusively on Bandcamp June 4. New lyric video soon come!

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“Champion Sound” Screechy Dan + Subatomic Sound System

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Full 4 song release now out and blazing on Spotify, iTunes/AppleMusic, and everywhere Friday 2/21/2020. High rez wav files on ReggaeRecord,  BeatportJuno , and our Bandcamp | Save it to your library & playlists!  ->

See the video premiere April 18, 2020, 4:15 New York time and comment live on YouTube.com right here

Musical victory booming out of the speaker: a love letter to the competitive art of sound clash, dub mixing, Jamaican sound system culture and reggae riddims from roots to dancehall! Brought to you by the same Subatomic Sound System lineup as on Lee “Scratch” Perry’s acclaimed “Super Ape Returns To Conquer” album. A hit tune live for many years on Subatomic tours, every selector needs a tune like this in their record box to let the competition know they are the boss!

Feb 23 Champion Sound release party in Brooklyn at Public Records with Subatomic & Screechy live!  Stay tuned to our Instagram and Facebook pages for stories on the creation of the song, live performances, and interviews with the creators!

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Happy 84th Birthday! 3-D Virtual Reality Concert “Blackboard Jungle Dub” Tour

ThumbnailLSPfly (112)text Wish Lee Scratch Perry a Happy 84th Birthday today! Here are some presents for you from Scratch & Subatomic: 1) Grab our recent relick of  the “Dub Organizer single by Scratch & Subatomic Sound System on our Bandcamp as a limited time free download released for the “Blackboard Jungle Dub” 45th anniversary album tour.  2) And this will blow your mind: 3-D, 180 degree, 4 camera virtual reality video of Lee Scratch Perry & Subatomic Sound System “Blackboard Jungle Dub” tour sold out in Brooklyn at Elsewhere. To pan the video, move your cellphone around or click on the screen and drag, and to see it in 3-D immersion, use goggles or a VR headset like Oculus, good headphones and a Subpac! 3) We have some great new playlists on Spotify too for Lee Perry’s Birthday playlist, for COVID19 Quarantine playlist, and for hot new reggae trackcs. Follow those playlists as we will be updating them!

We will follow this video up next week with another VR video from our Brooklyn Industry City show that will feature Screechy Dan singing our new single release “Champion Sound”
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Subatomic Sound System social media links

SSSlogo2019a2_1600Are you following Subatomic Sound System on social media?? These are the tags and sites. Tag us if you are enjoying the music and hashtag #SubatomicSoundSystem

Use these to tag us in social media posts…

Facebook : @SubatomicSoundSystem
Instagram : @subatomic
Twitter: @SubatomicSound
Web : http://www.subatomicsound.com
Hashtags : #SubatomicSoundSystem #SuperApeReturnsToConquer

These are all out sites social and otherwise

SUBATOMIC SOUND SYSTEM
http://www.subatomicsound.com
http://www.instagram.com/Subatomic
http://www.facebook.com/SubatomicSoundSystem
http://www.twitter.com/subatomicsound
http://www.soundcloud.com/subatomicsound
http://www.youtube.com/subatomicsound
https://www.mixcloud.com/subatomic/
http://subatomic.bandcamp.com

DUB CHAMPIONS FESTIVAL
http://www.DubChampions.com

SUBATOMIC SOUND RADIO on Brooklyn Radio
http://www.brooklynradio.com/subatomic-sound-radio/

Jan 3, 2020 Subatomic Sound System dub set in Downtown Los Angeles

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50,000 watts of speakers will be shaking the earth Friday Jan 3 in downtown LA warehouse space when UK dubstep producer Sukh Knight touches down in Los Angeles. Live solo dub set from Emch of Subatomic Sound System with special guests. Fugitive Sound Sessions lineup is deep with two rooms, jungle, dubstep, and dub DJs and MCs. For tickets, address, and details email info@fugitivesound.com and connect on the Facebook event page

Feb 8 at One Love Cali Festival, Emch will be doing a Subatomic Sound System dub set with Lee “Scratch” Perry.

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Dub in Dubai: Lee Scratch Perry & Subatomic Sound System at SoleDxb Dec 5

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Lee Scratch Perry & Subatomic Sound System kick off the SoleDxb festival opening night party Dec 5 in Dubai with an opening set by Don Letts & more. Massive lineup following days includes Wu Tang Clan, Black Star (Talib Kweli & Mos Def nka Yasiin Bey) , Wiley, Protoje, Koffee, and many more. Link up on Facebook. Also, Scratch & Subatomic will be interviewed by Max Glazer on Dec 6 in front of a live audience.

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Check the festival promo video shot in Jamaica featuring new song “A Me (The Dub Organizer)” by Lee Scratch Perry & Subatomic Sound System…
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Lee “Scratch” Perry + Subatomic Sound Sound System Oct 26-31 West Coast tour

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Lee Scratch Perry & Subatomic Sound System USA west coast tour  Oct 26-31, 2019.  Select dates with a * listed below will be “Blackboard Jungle Dub” 45th anniversary album performances. Other US shows will feature a new set of music.

Sat/Oct 26  |  Hayfork CA  |  Northern Delights  |  tickets  |  Facebook event *
Sun/Oct 27  |  Santa Cruz CA  |  Moe’s Alley  |  tickets  |  Facebook event
Tue/Oct 29  |  Portland OR  |  Aladdin Theater  |  tickets  |  Facebook event
Wed/Oct 30  |  Seattle WA  |  Nectar Lounge  |  tickets  |  Facebook event
Thu/Oct 31   |  Los Angeles CA  | ?????????????  |  tickets  |  Facebook event

* these shows listed above are Blackboard Jungle Dub 45th anniversary shows.
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Lee Scratch Perry & Subatomic Sound System US & Mexico tour Sept 19-29 & Oct 26-31

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Lee Scratch Perry & Subatomic Sound System US & Mexico tour Sept 19-29 & Oct 26-31, 2019.  Select dates with a * listed below will be “Blackboard Jungle Dub” 45th anniversary album performances. Other US shows will feature a new set of music.  Since this is our first time in Mexico, those shows will also include “Super Ape Returns to Conquer” album sets as well as some “Blackboard Jungle Dub” and more.
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Subatomic Sound System “Shaolin Dub” EP

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New Subatomic Sound System “Shaolin Dub” 4 song EP out now everywhere !  3 alternate mixes out exclusive on our Subatomic Bandcamp site[ Save it now and stream on Spotify, Apple Music, and Deezer  and many more]. Emch on the dub mix, Troy on the sax, and percussion legend Larry McDonald on congas. 3 instrumental dub versions: fire, water, & foundation.  Download from iTunes. DJs who want high qulality wav files and other formats? Hit Beatport, JunoDownload, etc.

Shaolin Dub was written and recorded by Subatomic in the downtime during the pre-production of the “Super Ape Returns To Conquer” album with Lee Scratch Perry and inspired by the mostly instrumental African jazz influenced dub reggae on the original Super Ape album but re-contextualized in a Subatomic production environment that includes both analog and digital recording & mixing technology. Additional live instrument recording was done in Brooklyn at the Bridge Studio and is documented in the EMC educational video with Subatomic Sound System on live dub mixing. “Shaolin Dub” has been performed live throughout the 2017-2019 tours but never released until now.

Vocal versions coming on a next release. Check tour dates Sept 19-29 USA & Mexico with Lee Scratch Perry.

Check the live video below shot by Joey Clay during our tour with Julian Marley and please copy the link here to share the video with your peoples.

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New single “Shaolin Dub” + video & release party Friday Aug 2 at NuBlu in New York City

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New Subatomic Sound System “Shaolin Dub” single drops August 1 on our Subatomic Bandcamp site Release party August 2 in New York City at NuBlu, 151 Ave C (12th street). Get your advance tickets available here. Emch on the dub mix, Troy on the sax, and percussion legend Larry McDonald on congas. Full EP coming August 15. Check the live video below shot by Joey Clay during our tour with Julian Marley and please copy the link here to share the video with your peoples.
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