CAPLETON - PETROL 04/2013

"St.

TWINKLE BROTHERS - VK 04/2013

"That was in the early days, back in the early nineteen sixties."

SMILEY - JH DE BOGAARD 03/2013

"I'm from Aruba in the Caribbean and there I started performing around the age of sixteen, but at that stage I was still doing calypso and zouk, genres that are very popular on the islands.

VIVIAN JONES - JH DE BOGAARD 03/2013

"Very strange! Everything looked different to what I was used to.

KONKOMA - BAR DU MATIN 03/2013

"Well, we all kind of knew each other from playing together in different situations and Ben (Lamdin, producer, red.

JUNTACADAVERES (ENRIQUE 'KIKE' NOVIELLO) - CAFE ZEEZICHT 03/2013

"In fact I wanted to settle in Amsterdam, a city I'd heard wild stories about, telling tales of coffee shops and legalized prostitution, but once I got there and reality had sunken in, it wasn't quite what I ‘d imagined.

SHAKARA UNITED - TRIX 02/2013

"I think that will still have to become clear.

SANDRA CROSS - HACKNEY EMPIRE 02/2013

"(laughs) Yeah, I was fourteen years old at the time and my parents had sent me to an institute for wayward children, truants and what have you."

JANET KAY - HACKNEY EMPIRE 02/2013

"I've kind of always known we were related to Paul Bogle, because my father told me the story when I was still a child."

ANTHONY QUE - RIC'S BOAT 10/2012

"Well, that was really at Youthman Promotion for Sugar Minott.

MAX ROMEO - THEATRE NATIONAL 10/2012

"That was in the nineteen nineties - I think it was 1994 - and the first thing I did was raise a small flock of goats.

IMPERIAL TIGER ORCHESTRA (RAPHAËL ANKER) - ESPACE SENGHOR 10/2012

"A friend of mine had travelled to the Soudan, Egypt, Yemen and Djibouti and had brought back a plastic bag filled to the brim with cassette tapes.

ZION TRAIN (NEIL PERCH) - BRUSSELS SUMMER FESTIVAL 08/2012

"I think first and foremost you have to be a fan of music, which I was and I attended a lot of concerts as well, but the seminal moment was when I went to my very first sound system night and saw Jah Shaka play for the very first time.

ROBBIE LYN - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

"That probably played a role, yes, although I have to say that I was more influenced by my friends and peers in the neighborhood where I grew up."

JOHN HOLT - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

"They were organized by a man called Vere Johns (Vere Everette Johns, November 1893 - September 1966, was a Jamaican journalist, impresario, radio personality, and actor."

BOB ANDY - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

"I already sang together with (Garth, red.

JOHNNY OSBOURNE - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

"I already recorded a first album in 1969 for Winston Riley's Techniques label called 'Come Back Darling'.

WINSTON FRANCIS - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

"I went there with a band called Carlos Malcolm and his Afro-Jamaican Rhythms.

ALPHEUS - REGGAE GEEL 08/2012

"No, I had no intention to become a singer whatsoever really; it was nothing more than a very fortunate accident, you might say.

FLAVIA COELHO - SFINKS 07/2012

"Tom Fire discovered me through my MySpace profile.