Island Rock - 40 Years Of Jamaican Musical Independence

Brinsley Forde presents an eight-part series providing an authoritative overview of Jamaican music.

Episodes

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011962 And All That: The Music Of Independence *2002061220080823 (6M)
011962 And All That: The Music Of Independence *2002061220080823 (6M)
02Play Dat Riddim Mr Producer Man * *2002061920080824 (6M)
20090904 (6M)
02Play Dat Riddim Mr Producer Man * *2002061920080824 (6M)
20090904 (6M)
03Up Town Top Rankin *2002062620080826 (6M)
03Up Town Top Rankin *2002062620080826 (6M)
04Chant Down Babylon... The Influence Of Rasta *2002070320080827 (6M)

A focus on the impact Rastafarianism has had on Jamaican music.

04Chant Down Babylon... The Influence Of Rasta *2002070320080827 (6M)

A focus on the impact Rastafarianism has had on Jamaican music.

05Nah Trust The Policeman Man *2002071020080828 (6M)

This edition examines the murky mix of Jamaican politics and music.

05Nah Trust The Policeman Man *2002071020080828 (6M)

This edition examines the murky mix of Jamaican politics and music.

06Gal Yuh Good... The Women Of Reggae *2002071720080829
20080829 (6M)

The role of women in the development of a male-dominated industry.

06Gal Yuh Good... The Women Of Reggae *2002071720080829
20080829 (6M)

The role of women in the development of a male-dominated industry.

07Lively In The Dancehall... Deejay Culture In The Dancehall20020724

Tracing the history of dancehall.

07Lively In The Dancehall... Deejay Culture In The Dancehall20020724

Tracing the history of dancehall.

08 LASTSoon Come... The Next 40 Years20020731

A look ahead to the future of Jamaican music.

08 LASTSoon Come... The Next 40 Years20020731

A look ahead to the future of Jamaican music.