Aug 7, 2011
Archive of 8/6/11 broadcast
This weeks live broadcast of Sounds of the Caribbean happened to fall on the 49th anniversary of Jamaica's Independence and we celebrate this week musically with songs about Jamaica and with Festival songs from years past. Jamaica tunes coming from the likes of Jah Cure, Luciano, Tarrus Riley, Sizzla, Max Romeo with Winston Francis, Clinton Fearon, Vybz Kartel, and Junior Murvin are featured. Old time festival songs come from artists such as The Jamaicans, The Maytals, Eric Donaldson, Johnny Clarke, Derrick Harriot, Jackie Edwards, and Roman Stewart. Also in the mix this week is music from Bob Marley & The Wailers, Joseph Hill, The Skatalites, Gregory Isaacs, and new music from Earl Sixteen and Bug.
The dub Zone This week features music from Rico Rodriguez, Horace Andy, King Tubby, I Roy, The Abysinnians, Creation Rebel, Rod Taylor, and Cherine Anderson.