This week’s download comes from reggae legends Steel Pulse and their latest album “Mass Manipulation.” You have seven days to download their song “Cry Cry Blood.”
U.K. reggae legends Steel Pulse announced today their first new studio album in 15 years, “Mass Manipulation,” out May 17 via Rootfire Cooperative in partnership with Steel Pulse’s own imprint, Wiseman Doctrine. Lead single “Cry Cry Blood” debuts today. Rolling Stone calls the track “a meditative rocker with deftly placed horns, guitars and strings bubbling up above the song’s thumping groove,” noting that “David Hinds’ lyrics touch on injustice and violence, but end with a revolutionary call as he sings, ‘The whole world’s taking advantage/While we stand aside and look/It was prophesied we’d rise again/Just take a second look.'” Recorded over the course of several years on three continents, the track can now be streamed/shared at steelpulse.com.