From Mento To Lovers' Rock

Linton Kwesi Johnson tells the story of Jamaican music.

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Linton Kwesi Johnson tells the story of Jamaican music.

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6M012010051520110414

A 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M022010051620110415

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 2 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M0320100517

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 3 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M042010051820110417

From Mento To Lover's Rock (4/10) Presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

First broadcast 1983.

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 4 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M052010051920110418

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

From Mento To Lovers Rock (5/10).

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 5 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M0620100520

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 6 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M0720100521

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 7 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M0820100522

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 8 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M0920090302

Linton Kwesi Johnson continues examining his history of Jamaican popular music.

He considers aspects of the lyrical tradition and some of the dominant themes in popular Jamaican music: slavery, rebellion, redemption and repatriation.

6M0920100523

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 9 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.

6M10 LAST20090303

Linton Kwesi Johnson concludes his history of Jamaican music.

First broadcast in 1983.

6M10 LAST20100524

Documentary series about Jamaican popular music with Linton Kwesi Johnson.

From Mento To Lover's Rock Pt 10 of a 10-part series on the history of Jamaican popular music.

Refers to the roots of Reggae in slave culture & the different musical traditions of Europe & Africa.

Written & presented by Linton Kwesi Johnson.