Born out of an appreciation of The Clash, The Specials, Andy Weatherall, King Tubby and Public Enemy, Dub Pistols steps to the mic straight out of the hip
Speakers and Tweeters begins with a sweeping crescendo and a sample of a launch countdown. Then heavy hip hop beats and a thick
“You’ll Never Find” booms with a massive swells of bass and a reggae hook, and could easily be found on the soundtrack to a Warren Miller Ski documentary. This is not a typical Honest Tune pick, yet fans of adventurous bands like Perpetual Groove, Sound Tribe Sector 9, Lotus and the like may find it great listening. Alt. rockers Gogol Bordello and Perry Ferrell have given their endorsement to the Dub Pistols, and it certainly is worth stepping out side the norm and give this a listen.
Speakers and Tweeters is out May 6 on Defend Music.