Contents: Stars (the Eternals) -- Fancy make up (John Holt) -- Whisper to me (Cecile Campbell) -- Party time (the Heptones) -- Joy in the morning (the Gaylads) -- My ambition (Marcia Griffiths) -- Love won't come easy (the Heptones) -- Hurting me (Alton Ellis) -- Row fisherman row (Wailing Souls) -- Home, home, home (Ken Boothe) -- Our thing (Jackie Mittoo) -- When I fall in love (Ken Boothe) -- Throw me...
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: Soul Jazz Records 2014
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD REGGAE STU
Summary: Tells the story of the Rocksteady era (1966-69), considered by music experts to be the golden age of Jamaican music. A blend of ska, soul and R & B, Rocksteady developed the buoyant rhythms, prominent bass line, beautiful vocals and socially conscious lyrics that became Reggae. Forty years after Rocksteadys peak, the documentary filmmakers brought the remaining great Rocksteady singers and...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Lightyear Entertainment 2010