"If you’re in the need for some smooth Reggae sounds, then you have to check out the soulful melodies of Ashland, Oregon’s RasCricket. Fusing elements of Reggae and Soul seems effortless to this premiere composer. Ras couples his ability to play an array of instruments with sound songwriting skills and delivers magnificent music to the masses. His latest CD, "New Roots", is sure to capture the ears and souls of music lovers across the globe with his vividly stimulating instrumentation.
It’s said that no one man is an island, but RasCricket is a one-man production team. He plays all of the instruments on his tracks." - Amped Sounds Magazine. (Read the rest of the article at http://www.ampedsounds.com/rascricket.htm)
RasCricket, a long time staple of the West Coast reggae scene, brings forth a collection of original music for fans of Reggae music worldwide. Produced solely by himself, RasCricket shows his skills as a premier Reggae composer and producer and seems to do it very effortlessly. As one of his band names suggests, Reggae music is indeed his "Second Nature". His latest album, "New Roots" is a wide and varied mix of Roots music sounds, lyrics, effects, and simply an excellent example of modern Reggae.