Music4Life Podcast with DJ-RJ
The podcast of Austin's DJ-RJ and Music4Life.

I enjoyed speaking with Courtney John on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. We spoke about his new single, Strangers and his many years in the music business.


Claude9 is one of Austin's reggae veterans who has been playing in bands in and around Austin since 1977. It was a pleasure to hear all of the stories behind the projects he's been involved with. You can connect with him here on Facebook.

Direct download: Claude9_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_9-27-16.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 2:09pm CST

It was great speaking with reggae DJ and journalist Carter Van Pelt on Reggae Evolution on Tuesday, July 19th, 2016. We spoke about his work with reggae as a DJ and journalist and as the founder of Coney Island Reggae on the Boardwalk.

I enjoyed speaking with Michela Grena and Massimiliano Picozzi of Wicked Dub Division on Wednesday, July 6th 2016. We spoke about their latest album, Red and their videos and work together. You can purchase their album HERE from Amazon.

Direct download: Wicked_Dub_Division_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_7-6-16.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 11:09am CST

I was glad to finally connect with fellow Texas-based reggae artist Sgt. Remo on Tuesday, July 5, 2016. We discussed his new album, Sgt. Remo & Friends, his family and his unique perspective and passion for reggae music.

Direct download: Sgt_Remo_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_Edit_7-5-16.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 3:01pm CST

I enjoyed speaking with Kamardo "Jah Bass" Blake of Earthkry on Tuesday, May 24, 2016. We spoke about the band and their Hard Work EP.

Direct download: EarthKry_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_with_DJ-RJ.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 11:45pm CST

I spoke with McPullish on Tuesday, May 10th about his new releases and how he put the Boots & Culture Texas Reggae Compilation CD together.

Direct download: McPullish_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_with_DJ-RJ.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 11:15am CST

I enjoyed my extended interview with Victor Mejia of Viento Roots, a reggae band from Monterrey, Mexico. In the first half of the show, we spoke about his work with Viento Roots, and in the 2nd half, we featured other reggae bands he is connected to from Spain, France, and Brazil.

Direct download: Victor_Mejia_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_with_DJ-RJ.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 8:05pm CST

I really enjoyed my interview with Lymie Murray. His positivity adds a lot to the reggae music world.

Direct download: Lymie_Murray_Intewrview_on_Reggae_Evolution_with_DJ-RJ.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 4:00pm CST

I interviewed Bay-C on Reggae Evolution on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. We discussed his new EP and his work with T.O.K.

Direct download: Bay-C_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_with_DJ-RJ.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 4:00pm CST

I got to speak with the members of Pentateuch on Reggae Evolution on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 as they were preparing for their performance at the Austin Reggae Festival

Direct download: Pentateuch_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_with_DJ-RJ.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 1:51pm CST

I really enjoyed speaking with producer and engineer Tippy I of I Grade Records. We spoke about his new work with Akae Beka and Pressure Busspipe and the Austin Island Showcase at SxSW 2016.

Direct download: Tippy_I_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_with_DJ-RJ_3-15-16_128k.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 10:42am CST

It was such a pleasure to have Irie Love in the studio at KAZI for an interview while she was in Austin for the 2016 SxSW Music Festival. 

Direct download: Irie_Love_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_with_DJ-RJ.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 9:00am CST

It was a pleasure seeking with Devin Morrison from The Expanders. We discussed their newest album, Hustling Culture that was released on Easy Star Records

Direct download: Devin_Morrison-The_Expanders_3-1-16.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 10:00am CST

It was great to finally connect with Jahmel on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. We spoke about his music and his new album, Roots Wine & Roses.

Direct download: Jahmel_Interview_2-16-16.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 9:00am CST

I enjoyed my time with Runkus when we did our interview on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. I'm looking forward to watching his career continue to blossom.

Direct download: Runkus_Interview_2-16-16.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 4:30pm CST

I spoke with Lance O about his new release Minstrel Riddim on Tuesday, Feb 2nd, 2016 on KAZI 88.7 FM.

Direct download: Lance_O_Interview_on_Reggae_Evolution_2-2-16.mp3
Category:Reggae Evolution -- posted at: 3:55pm CST