Jimmy Cliff is a Jamaican ska, rocksteady, reggae and soul musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer, and actor.
Formed in the mid ’60s in Kingston, Jamaica, the Pioneers were one of the first groups to have international hits in the new music genre called Reggae which followed Ska and Rock Steady.
All the way from Coventry (originally!) this week we feature the amazing ska band called The Specials.
There isn’t any reggae artist more iconic than Bob Marley, and this Ska Show episode delves into just a small part of his amazing music back catalogue. Enjoy the reggae beat
On the ever-moving conveyor belt of Ska music, in this Ska Show we have Half Past Two, a 9-piece blend of ska, rock, reggae, and pop-punk from Orange County, California.
Thank you to Alison for sending us these photos and a video from the party over the weekend! We had so much fun! Enjoy the pool party sound of the AllSkas.