Dread Connector

Reggae, Dub & Ska.

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Dread Connector: A deep dive into the sounds of Reggae.

Explore the tropical base station of Radio Rethink. Dread Connector digs through the expanding Reggae universe and is a collaborative project with KZMU.

We're working to bring the best of public radio music programming to your eardrums in a new and unique way. We'll reveal more about that project soon. In the meantime, listen in as we work away in the lab developing a few musical base camps.

Dread Connector Shows

Here are some of the shows you'll hear when you listen to Dread Connector. A full weekly schedule is also available.

Babylon at Dawn
(Daily 06:00 AM - 09:00 AM MT)

Dub breaks over the horizon of Babylon. Vintage and modern excursions in Dub at dawn.

Dread Connector: Classic Crates
(Monday - Saturday 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM MT)

Vintage Reggae, Ska, and Dub from deep in the crates.

Dusk in Dub
(Daily 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM MT)

Vintage and Modern Dub for the diminishing arc of the sun.

Evening Sound Clash
(Sunday 09:00 PM - 12:00 AM MT)

Vintage and Modern Reggae, Ska, and Dub from Dread Connector selectors.

High Noon Ska
(Wednesday 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM MT)

Ska in the key of noon. A dancefloor delight to get you moving and feeling all right.

Massive Vibrations
(Daily 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM MT)

A healthy dose of the most adventurous Reggae and Dub sounds around.