Day #2 of the Open Ticket! You all picked it, and UK reggae is what I served. Not a comprehensive but a smattering of the amazing reggae being made in Britain. Matter of fact, a big part of the story of Jamaica and its music is intertwined with her erstwhile colonial partner. Here are some names, some music and a window into the world of reggae…
Steel Pulse "Prediction" Handsworth Revolution
Roots Manuva "Butterfly Crab Walk" Duppy Writer
Eddy Grant "Do You Feel My Love"
Macka B "Legalize" Hold On To Your Culture
Mikey Murka "Hustler" Rendez-vous At Hills Villa