Category: Curiosities

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Sinai: Inside the UK’s most versatile sound system

Sinai is one of the UK’s most versatile sound systems. Deep Medi, Tectonic Recordings and Young Echo are some of
27/02/2021
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Musical Training Gives the Brain an Advantage, Says New Study

A new study showed that musical training in general led to greater functional connectivity between the regions of the brain.
15/02/2021
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The Story of Dub and Sound System Culture

Dub is an experimental and influential Jamaican music genre that grew out of reggae in the 60s. The style consists
13/02/2021
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How Maluma’s love of Bob Marley led him to Jamaica

If it wasn’t for a seven-day trip to Jamaica, Maluma may have stopped singing. The reggaeton star traveled there in
09/02/2021
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Musician invited to play for reggae and jazz-loving cows

English piano player Ben Waters was invited to a farm close to Dorset to perform for cows to help them
08/02/2021
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SOUNDSYSTEM CULTURE: Get to know Channel One

Analogue Foundation’s YouTube channel brought together Classic Album Sunday’s Colleen ‘Cosmo’ Murphy and Channel One Sound System – one of
05/02/2021
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Shaggy Explains Why ‘It Wasn’t Me’ As You Know It Almost Didn’t Exist

About 21 years ago, Shaggy tried to give away his song, “It Wasn’t Me,” to another recording artist because at
01/02/2021
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The Real Meaning Behind “Slow Down” by Skip Marley and H.E.R.

Skip Marley and H.E.R.’s song “Slow Down,” which is featured on Marley’s debut album Higher Place, was released on Nov. 8
01/02/2021
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Spirituality, Discipline, and Healthy Lifestyle: Rastafari Teachings

There’s a video on the YouTube’s channel “I Never Knew Tv” about Rastafari Teachings. You can learn about spirituality, discipline,
30/01/2021
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Get to know the community Roots Ativa

In Brazil there’s a rastafari community called Roots Ativa. The Brazilian journalist Maíra Lemos went there to get to know
26/12/2020
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Jamaican Rastafari talking about Bob Marley

BackpackingSimon has another video in Jamaica. It’s a 24 minute video of a Jamaican rastafari talking about Bob Marley. You
26/12/2020
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Jamaica Virtual Vacation

With Covid-19 pandemic it’s normal if you are at home and almost can’t remember your last travel. Do you want
30/11/2020
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“Roots, Reggae, Rebellion” – Full BBC Documentary

British rapper and poet Akala tells the story of roots reggae, when a group of Jamaican musicians took songs of
28/11/2020
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How To Make Dreadlocks With Straight Hair

Gunther Da Great made dreadlocks on his wife’s straight hair and the result is amazing. He documented everything in a
24/11/2020
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New Episode Of Bob Marley “Legacy” Documentary Series “Freedom Fighter” Explores Today’s Social Issues

“Freedom Fighter”, the latest episode of the Bob Marley “Legacy” documentary series on YouTube, takes us through his music and
06/11/2020
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Dreading a Gloomy Winter Lockdown? Maybe You Can Think Like a Norwegian

Winter is normally a season that increases feelings of sadness or depression, in countries were the sun hides all day,
03/11/2020
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“The Voice” Coaches’ Rendition of Bob Marley’s “One Love” Is Going Viral

“The Voice” coaches Kelly Clarkson, John Legend, Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani shot a socially-distant performance in the backlot of
11/10/2020
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Have you already watched the “Reggae Britannia” documentary?

British reggae documentary “Reggae Britannia” it’s an iconic movie about the entrance and the importance of reggae in Britain. It
08/10/2020