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Roots Reggae

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Shuga – In Deh (Official HD Video)

Artist: Shuga Title: In DehProducer: Penthouse RecordsDir: Dameon Gayle / Cornelius Grant

Roots Reggae To Rule At “Vibes Is Right”

Reggae rhythms played exclusively on vinyl LPs will again reign supreme at the second installment of Vibes Is Right, dubbed The Roots Reggae Edition. Wickie Wackie Beach in Bull Bay, St. Andrew will be every music lover’s paradise on Saturday, December 10 from as early as sunset.

Reviving Roots Reggae

The Rockers era, distinguished by the innovation of new musical patterns and vocal styles, evolved in the 1970s and is hailed by some as the Golden Age of Reggae music. Rockers was recorded at a turbulent time in Jamaica’s history, fraught with chronic unemployment, rising world oil prices and the dissipation of skilled labour and investment capital. The sounds that emerged during the Rockers era were reassuring, inspiring and healing…Real Rebel Music.