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The British Midlands showcased on new compilation

The British Midlands is an area spanning central England and its largest city is Birmingham, a town that has produced several successful reggae bands, including… 249 more words

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The Handsworth Klan - Steel Pulse

NME, 10 June 1978
By Roy Carr

Seems that many black West Indian families who settled in Britain during the early ’50s and strived peacefully to integrate themselves into their new surroundings, haven’t – in the present inflammable atmosphere of racial disharmony – taken too kindly towards Steel Pulse making waves by performing songs with titles like Ku Klux Klan and National Front. 1,782 more words

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Track of the Day - June 10

I grew up predominately listening to reggae music (especially Steel Pulse, Bob Marley, and Wailing Souls). This summer I’ve rediscovered it and I appreciate it even more than I did when I was first learning about music. 19 more words

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Rock Against Racism Carnival - 1978

Chris Salewicz in NME, 6 May 1978

A report of last Sunday’s – 30 April – anti-National Front Rally, March, Carnival and Festival from Trafalgar Square to Hackney’s Victoria Park in the East End which, depending whose estimate your prefer, drew an astonishing 50-80,000 people to Victoria Park. 887 more words

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Steel Pulse's Taxi Driver

Steel Pulse are a roots reggae musical band, from the Handsworth area of Birmingham, England.

The group originally formed at Handsworth Wood Boys School, composed of David Hinds (lead vocals, guitar), Basil Gabbidon (lead guitar, vocals), and Ronald McQueen (bass). 46 more words

Most Importantly - The Vinyl

Contact High: Closer to the Sun

There is a scent on the wind. Dark clouds, carried on the warm evening breeze, begin to tuck themselves beyond the horizon and follow the dying embers of the sun. 1,995 more words

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