Legends of Ska: Welcome to the House of Joy is a documentary film focusing on the sights & sounds of Jamaica during the early 1960s. Pledge to the Kickstarter campaign to get this project funded.
The Reggae 69 Fan Club website features different videos and interviews, documentaries and favorite you tube clips periodically. Last week it was the film “Skinhead Attitude”. If you missed it – it’s still there just visit the videos page and scroll down. Right now though we’re featuring Once There Was Skinhead Reggae.
Marco On The Bass posted a good overview of the new DVD of This Is England ’86 the follow-up series to the This Is England film that aired on Channel 4 in the UK. The film centered on a young group of skinheads in 1984 England. Most people I know quickly [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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