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Sound System

Reggae music stripped back to the bass ‘n’ drum foundation and rebuilt to reveal tunes you  never knew existed. No dub… no remix culture… no Fatboy Slim… no Zero 7… in fact not   much at all 25 years on King Tubby remains dub’s rightful ruler. In cyberpunk novel            “Neuromancer” Rastafarian […]

Sound systems are the heartbeat at the centre of all meaningful Jamaican music. During the  last forty years, sound system culture has spread all over the world essentially unchanged.   They appear in a pure Jamaican form for the Notting Hill Carnival with systems such as       Aba Shanti-I and Good Times being huge crowd […]