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 : CREATION AND PRODUCTION OF HEAVY ROOTS AND DUB MUSIC.
They are improving the mindset of « do it yourself » in their own analogic studio, recording the greater part of instruments 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 …
New releases : Two 7′ inch vinyl feat Shanti D & Peter Youthman on Berry’s Records (Roots Raid Label), distributed by Control Tower Records.