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Dubwise: Reasoning from the Reggae Underground
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Reggae's influence can be heard in the popular music of nations in a variety of continents. In Dubwise, Klive Walker takes a fresh look at Bob Marley's global impact, specifically his legacy in the Caribbean diaspora. While considering Marley's status as an international reggae icon, Walker also discusses the vital contributions to reggae culture authored by other important Jamaican innovators such as poet Louise Bennett, hand drummer Oswald "Count Ossie" Williams, jazz saxophonist Joe Harriott, ska trombonist Don Drummond and singer Dennis Brown.
Klive Walker looks at the global impact of the Caribbean diaspora and takes a new look at the careers of international icons like Bob Marley in the wider context of Caribbean culture.
Reggae’s influence can be heard in the popular music of nations in a variety of continents. In Dubwise, Klive Walker takes a fresh look at Bob Marley’s global impact, specifically his legacy in the Caribbean diaspora.
About the Author
Klive Walker is a Toronto-based writer whose articles on reggae have been published in Toronto's Word magazine and the U.K.'s Untold. Dubwise is his first book
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