Interviews

PERFECT - REGGAE SUNDANCE 08/2006

Perfect, the first thing we have to talk about is your album debut that has just been released. Perfect: "Yeah! The album is called...


JAHMALI - REGGAE GEEL 08/2006

Jahmali, I gathered from your biography that you weren't completely sure about a career in music at the very beginning. You walked around with...


CORNEL CAMPBELL - REGGAE GEEL 08/2006

Cornel, you're one of a few Jamaican singers with a wonderful falsetto voice. Does a voice like that need constant training or special...


SISTER CAROL - REGGAE GEEL 08/2006

Sister Carol, together with Sister Nancy you were one of the first female deejays in Jamaica...Sister Carol: "Yes-I! First I must say...


THE CONGOS (CEDRIC MYTON) - REGGAE GEEL 08/2006

Cedric, one album I can't leave out talking about is 'Heart Of The Congos'. All you have done afterwards was really compared to that...


TRISTON PALMER - REGGAE GEEL 08/2006

Triston, the first song you ever recorded was a tune entitled 'Love Is A Message' which you voiced at Bunny Lee's studio. Apparently...


THE SKATALITES (VIN GORDON) - OPENLUCHTTHEATER RIVIERENHOF 07/2006

Vin Gordon: "My name is Vin Gordon also known as Don Drummond Junior. I was born in West Kingston and grew up in Alpha Boys School. I learned how...


THE SKATALITES (DOREEN SHAFFER & LESTER STERLING) - OPENLUCHTTHEATER RIVIERENHOF 07/2006

Doreen, the first and most logical question is to ask you how you hooked up with The Skatalites all these years ago.Doreen Shaffer: "Well, you...


DUB JUDAH - ONE LOVE ONE STYLE 07/2006

Judah, you've been working with Twinkle Brothers for the longest time. When did you guys get together? When did that all start?Dub Judah:...


TWINKLE BROTHERS (NORMAN GRANT) - ONE LOVE ONE STYLE 07/2006

Norman, I don't have to ask you how Twinkle Brothers met, because you are actually brothers, but was it clear from the very start that you were...


WILLIE WILLIAMS - ONE LOVE ONE STYLE 07/2006

Willie, recently a great album of yours, 'Messenger Man', was re-released on the Blood & Fire label and now you are performing here....


THIRD WORLD (CAT COORE) - COULEUR CAFE 07/2006

Cat, your destiny in music was kind of written in the stars. To start of with, your mother was a music teacher.Cat Coore: "Well, I...


BURNING SPEAR - COULEUR CAFE 06/2006

Spear, the past few years you've been working on an autobiographical DVD which will be called "Life Of A Legend". Is it slowly...


MIKEY CHUNG - PETROL 06/2006

Mikey, you played with almost all the greats in Jamaica, but where did it all start?Mikey Chung: "Basically I started doing studio sessions in...


LONE RANGER - ELZENHOF 05/2006

Ranger, everybody knows the name 'Lone Ranger' from that legendary TV western show, but how did you come by it?Lone Ranger: "Back in...


ELIJAH PROPHET - PETROL 05/2006

Elijah, it's not usually one of my first questions, but we've been waiting for it with such eagerness I'm going to do it anyway. Tell...


HALF PINT - PETROL 05/2006

Half Pint, you're name is a reflection on your somewhat small stature. Who gave it to you and did it never sound too negative to you to carry...


KEN BOOTHE - VK 05/2006

Ken, you come from a musically inclined family. Your sister and your mother both sang. What was the first music that touched your ears? What did...


MAX ROMEO - VK 05/2006

Max, you started your career in music after winning a talent show and then right after got involved in the vocal trio the Emotions. What kind of...


BERES HAMMOND - PETROL 05/2006

Beres, your first taste of fame came when you joined a group called Zap Pow. How did you get involved in that band?Beres Hammond: "I was just...