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The Ska-talites - Fibbers, York - Tuesday 22nd August 2017

Now this is an opportunity that doesn’t happen too often. The chance to see one of the finest ska bands that ever existed, the Ska-talites… 398 more words


Keyboards in Jamaican music - pt 1: ska and rocksteady

This had originally intended to show the development of piano/keyboard playing in Jamaican music, but rather than just do a step-by-step timeline, I’ve picked out a few favourite tunes that have impacted upon me as a musician. 303 more words


SONG OF THE DAY Bobby Ellis with Tommy McCook & The Supersonics - Sweet Lorna

This rare and rather alluring rocksteady single was released on the Treasure Isle label  Tommy McCook and the Supersonics band in 1967 with Norman Grant’s… 101 more words