Tagged with Rastafarian

REGGAE 101: RASTAFARI (Part 1) – The Root of Conscious Reggae

REGGAE 101: RASTAFARI (Part 1) – The Root of Conscious Reggae

It only makes sense to discuss Rastafarianism and its relation to the reggae music we all know and love. We intend to do this in a three-part Reggae 101 series that is long overdue… Continue reading

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Reggae 101: NYABINGHI

Reggae 101: NYABINGHI

If you appreciate the positive chanting-style of roots reggae, you can attribute almost exclusively to the Rastafarian’s practice of Nyabinghi… Continue reading

Reggae 101: ROCKERS – Rasta’s Cinematic Opus

Step one: wave away the weed smoke from in front of your television screen and ignore the amateur acting.  Step two: focus your third eye and look past the random, yet moving, reggae performances. Immediately following steps one and two, you and any untrained eye can see why Rockers was the most accurate, un-romanticized cinematic depiction … Continue reading