Island Rock

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6M20090908
6M0120100731

Island Rock Part 1 with Brinsley Ford - how Independance in 1962 helped shape the form of Jamaican music and then how it developed musically, politically and socially.

Brinsley Ford explores how independance helped shape the form of Jamaican music.

6M011962 And All That20110723

Brinsley Ford explores how independance helped shape the form of Jamaican music.

: The Music Of Independence.

Brinsley Forde tells the story of Jamaican music.

First broadcast in 2002.

6M0220100801

Brinsley Ford delves into the heartbeat that has driven Jamaican music for 40 years.

Island Rock Part 2 with Brinsley Ford - Delving into the heartbeat that has driven Jamaican music for the past 40 years - looking at the producers and their 'riddems' - including Coxx Dodd, Duke Reid, Studio One and more.

6M02Play Dat Riddim, Mr Producer Man20110724

Brinsley Ford delves into the heartbeat that has driven Jamaican music for 40 years.

Island Rock - 40 years of Jamaican Musical Independence (2/8) Play Dat Riddim Mr Producer Man.

Presented by Brinsley Forde.

First broadcast in 2002.

6M0320100802

Brinsley Forde looks at how reggae and Jamaican music spread across the globe.

Island Rock Part 3 with Brinsley Ford - How Reggae and Jamaican music spread across the globe and became big in places like the UK and USA.

- including Jimmy Cliff & Bob Marley

6M03Uptown Top Rankin20110725

Island Rock - Uptown Top Rankin (part 3 of 8).

Brinsley Forde celebrates Jamaican music.

First broadcast in 2002.

Brinsley Forde looks at how reggae and Jamaican music spread across the globe.

6M0420100803

Documentary with Brinsley Forde.

6M04Chant Down Babylon: The Influence Of Rasta20110726

Brinsley Forde explores the Rastafarian influence on reggae.

Chant Down Babylon...

The Influence Of Rasta.

Brinsley Forde considers the impact that Rastafarianism has had on Jamaican music.

First broadcast in 2002.

6M05Music And Politics20100804

Documentary with Brinsley Forde.

6M05Nah Trust The Politician Man20110727

Brinsley Ford explores the murky mix of Jamaica's music and politics.

Brinsley Forde examines the murky mix of Jamaican politics and music.

First broadcast in 2002.

6M06Gal, Yuh Good: The Women Of Reggae20110728

Brinsley Forde explores how women made an impact on Jamaican music.

Gal Yuh Good...

The Women Of Reggae.

Brinsley Forde considers the role of women in the development of a male-dominated industry.

First broadcast in 2002.

6M06The Women Of Reggae
6M06 LAST20100805

Documentary with Brinsley Forde.

6M07Lively In The Dancehall20110729

Brinsley Forde traces the roots of dancehall, its music, its history and where it's at.

DJ Culture In The Dancehall.

Brinsley Forde traces the history of Jamaican dancehall music.

First broadcast in 2002.

6M07The History Of The Jamaican Dj And Their Natural Home
6M08
6M08 LAST20100807

Brinsley Ford explores the future for Jamaican music in the final part of Island Rock.

How orginal & new Reggae vibes are making a global comeback over Bashment.

Brinsley Ford explores the future of Jamaican music.