SCRATCH RADIO The format ranges from 1950s mento & Jamaican-boogie into 1960s ska, through the rocksteady years and on to reggae and dub.  just some fine toasting from the likes of U-Roy and Big Youth (to name a few).  http://tunein.com/radio/Scratch-Radio-s2575/

Jamaican sound system & toasters precursor to what hip hop pioneers used for block rockin'.

Sound Systems & Concert Posters  - Jamaican Sound System

an orange and yellow big ass soundsystem Sound Systems & Concert Posters - Jamaican Sound System

The makings of a steel pan! Trinidad and Tobago - Trinidadism Island in the Sun & The Home Of Pan - Gary Trotman @Steelasophical UK Steel Band http://www.steelband.co.uk/west-indies

The makings of a steel pan! Trinidad and Tobago - Trinidadism Island in the Sun & The Home Of Pan - Gary Trotman UK Steel Band

Jamaican Dancehall.

beth lesser "rub a dub style -the roots of modern dancehall-"

Steele pulse

Steele Pulse, June Lake Compounce Festival Park, Reggae Sunsplash I went through a pretty big Steel Pulse phase from around so it was only a matter of time before I saw them live.

Female reggae DJ -- Catch your favorite hosts @Terri Osborne McElwee K and @Leanne Fairweather alongside @superpec of @Andy Yang mckenzie on @dancehallnow

Female reggae DJ -- Catch your favorite hosts Osborne McElwee Osborne McElwee K and Fairweather alongside of Yang Yang mckenzie on

From the book “Dancehall The Rise of Jamaican Dancehall Culture” by Beth Lesser..All the pics are prominent performers, musicians, and producers from the Jamaica scene.

From the book “Dancehall The Rise of Jamaican Dancehall Culture” by Beth Lesser.All the pics are prominent performers, musicians, and producers from the Jamaica scene.


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