To mark 50 years since Jamaican independence, Trojan Records is releasing a clutch of albums, including rarities and a tasty vinyl 45.
If you are into your Jamaican sounds, make a note on your diary for the first Saturday of the month – that's when Bangarang! kicks off in London. Saturday 2nd July is the first one, taking place at The Strongroom Bar Curtain Road, Shoreditch. EC2A 3SQ, running from 8pm to […]
If you're in the mood for some vintage Jamaican sounds, the London International Ska Festival could be for you. Taking place at The Clapham Grand Theatre, St.Johns Hill, Clapham Junction in London, the dates are 21st-24th April 2011, with a mix of big-name DJs and of course, plenty of live […]
If you fancy some ska in your life, Set The Tone 67 has announced its dates for 2011, but pay close attention – they're not straightforward. But the next one is. Taking place at the Social, 5 Little Portland Street, London W1 on on 22nd January, it's the 7th birthday […]
February sounds an interesting month on BBC Four, headed up by shows on reggae on Friday 11th and Friday 18th February. Two new documentaries will show, Reggae Britannia and Toots And The Maytals – Reggae Got Soul, along with a specially filmed Reggae Britannia At The Barbican concert and Reggae […]
Another Spotify playlist by Zammo (aka Andy Powell), this time called Jamaican Party.