• Life Changing Music

    3 sep 2008, 17:16 av maxamus16

    Can the soulful riddums of Ska and Reggae ever be matched? Can masters of the genre such as Alton Ellis, Sir Lord Comic, Desmond Dekker and Derrick Morgan really change a young man's life? Yes. The delectable sounds of Long Shot Kick De Bucket by The Pioneers to the frantic Want Me Cock by Owen & Leon Silvera. Ska and early Reggae have inspired me to look for the fun and excitement in the world. What other genre could get you up and dancing even if you have the co-ordination of a gibbon? A Genre that took hold of a generation of young white youths and helped them love their brothers and sisters across the globe. Groundbreaking music that was new and exciting and made England a cultural melting pot in the 60's. The fashion, the sounds, the unity. What a time to be in. If i was to say "Skinhead", you would assume "Thug" or "Hooligan" to be mentioned also. In the early days you couldn't be farther from the truth. …