Chris Blackwell

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    June 26, 2014
  • Blogs

    December 18, 2008

    Top Dance Albums of 2008

    Any knucklehead with DSL and a laptop can now make an electronic track. With a half hour of clicking and fiddling, you can sample enough cheesy beats and mashups to clog arteries from here to Berlin. Simple dropdown mouse maneuvers can transform electro tracks into progressive house tracks (from d ... More >>

  • Music

    February 3, 2005

    Upper Crust

    The Toasters are ska royalty -- just don't tell them that

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    April 15, 2004

    Cosmic Relief

    The B-52's aren't ready to bomb just yet

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    April 3, 2003

    Island Man

    Chris Blackwell moves into the digi-web-world-global-video age

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    January 30, 2003

    Papa Bear

    Don't worry, kid; reggae legend Freddie McGregor's gonna make it all better

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    November 14, 2002

    Beings There

    Supreme Beings of Leisure: an empire in recline

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    July 25, 2002

    Redemption Song

    Bob Marley rests in peace, quiet, and earth that nourishes his favorite medicinal herb

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    November 15, 2001

    Rasta al Dente

    Today's reggae is a dirty business. Black Uhuru's Duckie Simpson rolls up his sleeves.

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    September 21, 2000

    Bob Marley

    Classic Albums Series: Catch a Fire (Rhino Home Video)

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    April 9, 1998