sir coxsone's downbeat

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Finally I found time to start reading ‘When reggae was king’, Lloyd Bradley’s book on the birth and rise of bass culture. Although I’m more or less familiar with the evolution of reggae the book is very well written and Lloyd describes very detailled the starting days of reggae. A must read!

Pics: Sir Coxsone’s Downbeat Sound System, Duke Reid, Prince Buster and Lee Scratch Perry.