Bigup Radio, Inc., operators of the industry-leading Big Up Radio network of Reggae internet radio stations and leading web-site ( http://www.bigupradio.com ) for Reggae CDs, DVDs, vinyl, news and reviews, is pleased to announce the milestone 100th Episode of the AllSpice Reggae show hosted by DJ Common Sensi from Oakland, CA on BigUpRadio.com. To mark the occasion, a special anniversary show will air Friday, January 25th.
On announcing that BigUp Radio will be celebrating the 100th episode throughout the month of January, BigUp Radio’s CEO Raoul Krakowski commented, “Common Sensi and I grew up in the same circles in Oakland and he’s been a reggae DJ as long as I’ve known him. Sensi is one of the most well rounded reggae dancehall DJs in the Bay Area. I feel blessed to have watched him grow as a DJ over the years and it’s great to share in his worldwide success.”
AllSpice Reggae was the second show to launch on BigUpRadio.com when the stations started including DJ hosted shows to its regular programming. Featuring a mixture of both old and new dancehall reggae hits, during the two years the show has been on the air, DJ Common Sensi has had an impressive list of reggae artists on his show for interviews and features. The AllSpice Reggae show’s mix has attracted a global following with music geared for audiences of all demographics and varying levels of familiarity with Caribbean music. Special guests on the show have included both well-known legends as well as up and coming artists. Guest artists who have been on the show include: Freddie McGregor, Richie Spice, Bushman, Queen Ifrica, Michael Franti, Collie Buddz, Assassin, Ras D, Boom Steppa and many more.
BigUpRadio.com listeners are able to tune-in every Friday to “AllSpice Reggae,” a two hour program showcasing the latest singles, riddims, remixes and more, mixed together and presented by DJ Common Sensi. The show airs 3am, 9am, 3pm and 9pm EST to reach both US and European markets. Listeners are able to hear interviews with their favorite artists as well as request their songs and win prizes or giveaways.
BigUp Radio was founded out of a love for Reggae music and a desire to share the greatest in Reggae music with fans around the World. For more than five years BigUp’s Dancehall and Roots radio stations have been among the most listened to Reggae stations online and responding to listener requests for the full spectrum of Reggae music, in October of 2005, BigUp added stations for Dub, Soca, Ska, Reggaeton & Lovers Rock. BigUp’s stations, which generate over two million tune-ins each month, are available using iTunes, WinAmp or Windows Media, and for mobile listeners through Spodtronic.com’s SpodRadio, Nokia Internet Radio and through the Mobile Broadcast Network. BigUp Radio’s web-site features one of the largest catalogs of Reggae CDs, DVDs and vinyl available anywhere as well as the latest news, reviews and event listings.
About DJ Common Sensi
Every Friday Bigupradio.com features veteran dancehall selector Common Sensi and the Groove Unlimited Sound out of California. For the past 15 years Common Sensi has been playing reggae music in California and around the world from Belize to Brazil and beyond. Groove Unlimited Sound has played alongside top sounds like Stone Love, opened for acts like Barrington Levy, and cut numerous dubs with classic artists like Freddie McGregor, Meditations, Cobra, and more. Allspice Reggae Mix show will feature reggae classics, blazing new tunes mashing up the clubs, interviews, and exclusive dubplates weekly. Log on to Bigupradio.com Fridays 3am, 9am, 3pm, & 9pm EST. Email Common Sensi at DJcommonsensi@bigupradio.com for requests, shoutouts, mix cds, and promos and visit http://www.myspace.com/commonsensi for club dates.