Reggae Island: Jamaican Music in the Digital Age

Reggae Island: Jamaican Music in the Digital Age

by Brian Jahn, Tom Weber
     
 


"Within this book over fifty contemporary reggae artists and producers—ranging from Cultural Roots to Dancehall, and including Buju Banton, Shabba Ranks, Tony Rebel, Burning Spear, Bunny Wailer, Judy M"See more details below

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"Within this book over fifty contemporary reggae artists and producers—ranging from Cultural Roots to Dancehall, and including Buju Banton, Shabba Ranks, Tony Rebel, Burning Spear, Bunny Wailer, Judy M"

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Jamaican Journal
A valuable book on contemporary Jamaican reggae.
Booknews
This revised edition of the one first published in Kingston, Jamaica in 1992 looks at the state of the art in reggae by examining what is happening in dancehalls, the cultural roots of the music, and the music industry's viewpoint. The author presents 54 interviews, primarily with musicians but also with producers and managers. Includes 150-plus b&w photographs. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

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ISBN-13:
9780306808531
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Publication date:
09/28/1998
Edition description:
1 DA CAPO
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.22(w) x 9.52(h) x 0.56(d)

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