all began when their Reggae studio in
Manchester (UK) demanded more and more
activity. Too much talents to record, and
too much inspiration to just sit there and
In 1995, it was time for Nucleus Roots to
start as a band. Their choice of name would
turn out to be prophetic. The word nucleus,
namely, refers to "a part of the
cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible
for growth and reproduction".
In the decade that was about to follow,
the band produced a number of albums and
performed countless of times in the UK and
the European continent. Nucleus Roots worked
with Desmond Dekker, Fred Locks, Misty in
Roots and a whole host of other big names.
In 2007, the band should really be called
a group of veterans. Their music is
absolutely solid, solid Roots Music. Roots
Music that is skillfully mixed into some
heavyweight DUB, UK Style of course.
Veterans, by the way, can be recognized
because they absolutely feel at home in the
music they produce. You hear, that it really
is their music and they know what to do.
Don't download their music if you don't
want to be infected by this wonderful group,
though. It's a guarantee: you want to hear
much more of their material as soon as
you've listened to the free tracks.