Sound systems

In the Jamaican reggae scene from 1975 to 1976

With King Tubby testing amps and Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry at the controls of his Black Ark Studio mixer for flyovers at Randy’s Record Mart, Derrick’s Record Shack and sound systems across the country. In 1975, director Ted Bafaloukos visited Jamaica, exploring the island’s reggae scene for his film Rockers. Beginning as a documentary, the project […]