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Full details revealed for new BLACK ROOTS album; plus big Malcolm X Centre show lined up

Bristol reggae band BLACK ROOTS has revealed the full details of their upcoming new studio album On The Ground along with news of a special homecoming gig in St Pauls.

BLACK ROOTS and their label Nubian Records teamed up with Bristol Archive Records' parent label Sugar Shack Records to release the record on 10 September on CD, limited edition vinyl and digital download.

It follows their 2011 release of Black Roots – The Reggae Singles Anthology and the 2012 re-release of All Day All Night deluxe version.

The new album will be launched with a special home turf show on 10 November at the Malcolm X Centre in St Pauls.

The 17-track roots album comes more than 20 years since the original line-up were together in the studio and includes the following tracks:

  1. I Believe
  2. Pompous Way
  3. Long Long Ago
  4. Militancy
  5. Earth Land
  6. I Am flying
  7. Slavery
  8. Oh Mama Africa
  9. Hide out
  10. On The Ground
  11. Call Me Out
  12. No Fee
  13. Struggle
  14. Landscape
  15. Without Direction
  16. Capitalism
  17. Come and Sing

Pre-order the new record here.