Riff: Bad Brains – “MCA Dub”

Nov 20, 2012

That’s the way…

from MCA Dub lyrics by Bad Brains

Bad Brains dedicate the album closer to late friend and Build a Nation producer Adam Yauch, also known as MCA. The largely indecipherable, reverb-soaked vocals again re-affirm the title: this is dub (but not dubstep, glow stick-wielding preteens and rape-minded frat boys).

Riff by Karl Ernest

Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.

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