Playing tracks by
Prince Francis, The Skatelites, Ken boothe & stranger cole, TOMMY McCOOK & THE SKATALITES, Jackie Mittoo and more.
A tribute to love, freedom, the sun and the music. Characterised by its rapid, jumpy tempo, created by short piano or guitar stabs on the offbeat Ska was the national sound of Jamaica throughout the early Sixties. Fusing Jazz, R&B and Mento, the style had run its course by 1966.