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03 Feb

The Jamaican Sound System Federation

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The 1950s brought about the creation of the sound system. The sound system allowed the public, many who did not yet own a radio, the ability to hear the new American R&B (more…)

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02 Feb

New Music Alert – Skip Marley

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Skip Marley, the maternal grandson of the legendary Bob Marley, will through Island Records release his latest single “Lion” on February 3, 2017. (more…)

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01 Feb

Top 10 Dennis Brown Songs

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There are many things in life could be considered happenstance however there are a select few occurrences that could be looked upon as truly something divine. Such as the fact that the man who is considered as the Crown Prince of Reggae: Dennis Emmanuel Brown (more…)

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14 May

Jamaican artiste GiRL releases her much anticipated first single

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The Jamaican artiste who goes by the name GiRL is about to FLY to the next level of her career with the release of her much anticipated first single. (more…)

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14 May

EarthKry Documentary

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Finally, the Hard Road Tour documentary has hit the interwebs. A thorough video review of the band’s trip across  Jamaica. (more…)

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18 Mar

Reggaelization

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Afrodizia band, from Brasil. We´re in the end of production of our new album called Reggaelization. (more…)

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05 Dec

It Is Good To Be King: An Oral History of Moses Davis Part 4

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The fourth and final part of BACKAYARD’s extensive interview with The King of the Dancehall Beenie Man (more…)

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05 Dec

Copeland Rules Part 3

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The final piece of BACKAYARD’s interview with one of the historians of Jamaican music: Mr Copeland Forbes (more…)

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