The Encyclopedia of Reggae
The Golden Age of Roots ReggaeBook - 2012
A colorful, sun-splashed history of one of the world's most popular musical styles. Reggae was born in 1960s Jamaica--and it conquered the globe, influencing musicians from Britain to Brazil. Written by one of the foremost experts on the subject, The Encyclopedia of Reggae focuses on the music's golden age, from the late 1960s to the mid-1980s heyday of dancehall, and features more than 500 images and 200 interviews.
Baker & Taylor
Reggae has become a dominant musical style that is played everywhere from South America to the Pacific Rim. This volume is packed with rare photographs, profiles of the influential performers and producers from the golden age, and fascinating sidebars showing the wide-ranging influence of reggae.