Playing tracks by
Laurel Aitken, Sheila Hylton and Gregory Isaacs.
This show was 38th in the global dub chart and 96th in the global reggae chart.
An oral history of UK Reggae sound system culture. Interviews with sound men and women from the UK scene. Presented and produced by Zoë Baxter. Episode 7: Bigman Col - Main Attraction. Inspired by his older brother, Bigman Col obtained his first amplifier aged 13, from a shop in Ladbroke Grove. By the time he was 18 his Main Attraction sound system became a regular fixture at the Big and Beautiful beauty contests, continuing to entertain audiences with Reggae and a variety of black music for many years. This is the final episode in the current series. Listen to all previous shows on Mixcloud.