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Deep Roots Music 1-Revival / Ranking Sounds

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This DVD consists of the first two parts of a six part series and features never-before-seen archive footage in addition to interviews with cultural historians, folklorists and musicologists. Also featured are performances by The Skatalites, Toots & The Maytals, Jimmy Cliff, Count Ossie, Byron Lee, and many many more!

Part 1, Revival, examines the evolution of African music and its influence on culture and the formation of new styles, like ska.

Part 2, Ranking Sounds, reveals the origins of deejaying and toasting with an exemplary live performance of a Jamaican sound-system. This thorough series serves as the ultimate authority on reggae history!


Studio Music Video Dist
SKU 204408334
UPC 820680104993
UPC 14 00820680104993
Format DVD
Release Date 7/17/2007
Cast & Crew
Bobby Culture - Featuring
Byron Lee - Featuring
Count Matchouki - Featuring
Count Ossie - Featuring
Don Drummond - Featuring
Icho Candy - Featuring
Jack Ruby Hi Power - Featuring
Jah Jerry - Featuring
Jah Thomas - Featuring
Jimmy Cliff - Featuring
Jimmy Riley - Featuring
Jiving Juniors - Featuring
Louise Bennett - Featuring
Micky Simpson - Featuring
Mikey Dread - Featuring
Millie Small - Featuring
Prince Buster - Featuring
Scarface - Featuring
Sir Lord Comic - Featuring
Skully - Featuring
The Skatalites - Featuring
Tommy McCook - Featuring
Toots & The Maytals - Featuring
U Roy - Featuring
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