REGGAE star Bunny Wailer and the Rastafari Millennium Council are promoters of the fifth annual Trumpet Rally, which takes place tomorrow at Trench Town Culture Park. 136 more words
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Here is a pretty rare Bunny Wailer 7″ with a nice picture sleeve. I obtained this one from our own Doug Wendt AKA MIDNIGHT DREAD and it is in NM condition. 44 more words
The first time I heard of Afrofuturism it was from Camille Turner (@Afrofuturist) who was helping Honor Ford-Smith with her Rest in Peace murals project. She introduced me to her short film, The Final Frontier, according to her “an ongoing performance that chronicles the voyage of African Astronauts, descendants of the Dogon people of West Africa who have returned to earth after 10,000 years to save the planet.” Check it out. 2,386 more words
Any list of the best Reggae LPs (no greatest hits) is dominated by the roots, Rastafarian outbreak between say 1974-79. A junction of a rising generation of young Jamaican musicians with a new international audience stimulated increases in creativity & output. 958 more words
One of the many Dennis Brown 7″ singles from my collection, “Praise Without Raise” features U-Brown toasting over this solid roots riddim inna murder style! I had forgotten all about this B-side, but when I flipped it and threw it on the turntable last night it was U-Brown like I’ve never heard him before. 193 more words
Big up DUBWISE GARAGE for posting these legendary shows. CLICK HERE to see what I wrote about the shows in a previous post.
Bunny Wailer AKA ‘Cyber Ras’ has released a 3-CD box set of 50 tracks titled ‘Reincarnated Souls: 50th Anniversary of the Ska, Rocksteady, and Reggae Music’ 529 more words