167 - When Dance Was Nice

167 - When Dance Was Nice

Listen to the full episode here:
http://highlanda.net/2019/10/21/when-dance-was-nice/

This conversation, featuring Carry On Friends podcast host Kerry-Ann Reid-Brown, centered around sound systems and dancehall.

Topics Covered:
Kerry-Ann's huge sound system cassette collection and her favorite sounds.
Our preferences for Jamaican and New York-based sounds.
Nuances of dancehall such as DJs who play a balanced mixture of dubplates and girl tunes.
The difference between a party and a "dance."
The lost arts of the early warm and early juggling.
Predictable playlists and the lack of creativity that's prevalent today.
Reminiscing about dancehall back in the 90s.
Jamaica's apparent complacency towards its greatest cultural export.

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