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Deep Roots Music

Deep Roots Music

By Benjamin Peronne on Tuesday, July 17, 2007 - 1 comment

Deep Roots Music 1: Revival / Ranking Sounds

Deep Roots Music Part 1
Deep Roots Music part 1, this DVD consists of the first two parts of a six part series and features never-before-seen archive footage in addition to interviews with cultural historians, folklorists and musicologists. Also featured are performances by The Skatalites, Toots & The Maytals, Jimmy Cliff, Count Ossie, Byron Lee, and many many more.

Part 1 - Revival examines the evolution of African music and its influence on culture and the formation of new styles, like ska.


Part 2 - Ranking Sounds reveals the origins of deejaying and toasting with an exemplary live performance of a Jamaican sound-system. This thorough series serves as the ultimate authority on reggae history!


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Posted by Camille on 09.11.2007
Good news !!!
I want to see it !

I have it at home but it is sealed

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