We’ve mentioned the wonderful pleasure we have of living in Los Angeles, home to such a great musical landscape and tons of Jamaican influneced bands and sound system dances such as The Dub Club and Punky Reggae Party. Well there’s a new documentary about what makes the dancehall and sound system [...]
UK publication Fact Magazine has an interesting article from David Katz on his picks for the 20 best reggae 7″ releases of all time. As the Dancecrasher blog mentioned it’s a shame there are no sound samples and the images could have been better but it’s a good read anyway. How about [...]
At first, one might think that reggae and dance music don’t have much to do with each other. But that’s a false perception.
The documentary “Dub Echoes” shows how this Jamaican invention called dub ended up influencing much of the music we hear today, from electronic music [...]
One of the most highly regarded cult British films of the 1980s, Babylon comes to DVD for the first time ever in the UK this October courtesy of Icon Home Entertainment, boasting fully restored and remastered image and audio (personally overseen by Chris Menges) plus Audio Commentaries, Interviews and feature on the restoration.
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