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BURNT

California-based reggae-rock group BURNT came together in 2002, initially structured around Coachella Valley, relocating to NORTH PARK in 2005, and finally settling in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA. The group’s sound mixed reggae, dub, ska, spirit, hip-hop, punk, and acoustic rock and roll, and included environmentally and politically mindful lyrics, aswell …

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Lady Ann

Woman Ann was a trailblazing toaster, among the 1st feminine DJs, along with Sister Nancy, to break through the sound systems’ cup roof. Barbara Ann Smith, as she was created, was attracted to the Kingston dancehalls in her teenagers, inspired from the variety of toasting skill that increased up in …

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Barry Issac

b. 23 August 1955, Portland, Jamaica, Western Indies. In 1966 Isaacs became a member of his parents in the united kingdom where he continuing his education. He in the beginning formed a music group in the middle-70s referred to as Ras Isaacs AS WELL AS THE Rasses, before the emergence …

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Carlton & the Shoes

Led by falsetto singer Carlton Manning, the brother from the Abyssinians founding member Donald Manning, Carlton & His Boots got a harmonious, gentle rock method of reggae. Although their debut one, documented for Sonia Pottinger, flopped, the trio attained achievement after switching to manufacturer Clement “Coxsone” Dodd’s Supreme label in …

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Nei Lisboa

Keeping a minimal profile because the early 80’s, when he triggered sensation in his city (Porto Alegre, Rio Grande perform Sul) along with his iconoclastic display and debut album Pra Viajar no Cosmos Não Precisa Gasolina, Nei Lisboa despised the attraction of Brazil’s central artistic billboards symbolized with the cities …

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Ulele

The remarkably eclectic world pop band Ulele may be the brainchild of Chicago-based multi-instrumentalist Winston Damon, whose wide-ranging music talents were previously employed by the favorite Celt-rock group the Drovers. Damon was mainly a drummer and percussionist for the Drovers, but Ulele offered him an opportunity to demonstrate the entire …

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Elan

Reggae singer Elan Atias, who being a single performer goes on his initial name, was created in LA for an Israeli/Moroccan dad and Jewish Local American mom. After an archive executive informed Elan — who was simply not however 20 at that time — that he’d prefer to hear even …

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The Federals

The Federals were formed in Kingston, Jamaica, in the mid-’60s by Valman Smykle, A.J. Franklin (aka Franklin Spence), and Scotty (blessed David Scott) — the last mentioned two both blessed in Westmoreland and transplanted to Kingston — who had been performing skillfully by the finish of 1967. These were employed …

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Ezz Reco & the Launchers

Reco’s band have got the distinction to be the first performers to hit the united kingdom charts using a ska record. In March 1964 their infectious rework of Jimmy CIiff’s “Ruler Of Kings”, fronted with the band’s vocalist Boysie Offer, reached the very best 50 seven days before Millie pierced …

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The Babylon Warriors

Founded by guitarist Patrick Barrow in 1978, the Babylon Warriors had been a Los Angeles-based reggae group that was mixed up in past due 1970s and 1980s. The Babylon Warriors (who must not be puzzled with the choice metal music group the Babylon Whores) by no means became a large …

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