808. Bass Culture

Skull rattling dub poetry c/o Linton Kwesi Johnson makes it clear that reggae music is mostly about the bass, the way it makes a body (and thus a whole culture) move. 42 more words

All Vinyl Apocalypse

On May 9, 1980.

On May 9, 1980, “Island” label released “Bass Culture”, album by dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson. It was recorded at “Gooseburry Sound Studios” in London, and was produced by Linton Kwesi Johnson and Dennis Bowel. 109 more words