THE PROJECT ROOTS RAID WAS BORN IN 2011 IN BOURGES, FRANCE. IT HAS BEEN FOUNDED BY TWO LONG TIME FRIENDS WHICH ARE NATTY (BASSIST OF ONDUBGROUND) AND BONGO BEN (ROD ANTON AND THE LIGERIANS), INSPIRED BY A COMMON PASSION : THE CREATION AND THE PRODUCTION OF DUB MUSIC.
They are improving the mindset of « do it yourself » in their own analogic studio, recording the greater part of intruments and dealING with oldschool mixing techniques. Influenced by modern sounds of the new European scene and by the « rub a dub style », musical movement which revolutionized the reggae in the early 80s at the legendary Jamaican studio Channel One.
ROOTS RAID offers his original vision to the flavor roots & dub, focused on a powerful and minimal bass-drums, accompagnied by vintage psychedelic effects. A unique vibration, timeless and dancing ..
Upcoming releases : 2nd vinyl 12″ featuring Ramon Judah on vocal, and the full album « from the top » remix by a part of the new French dub scene such as Panda Dub, Ondubground, Dawa Hifi, Subactive…