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One of KOOP's longest-running programs, Jamaican Gold walks the timeline of Jamaican music from 1960 to 1980: starting with uptempo early ska, swinging into soulful rocksteady & revive, easing into the inception and development of reggae, and ending with ethereal, effects-driven classic dub.

Now into his 17th year of somehow being tolerated by KOOP management, host Art Baker brings extensive knowledge and a large personal library of these musical styles to bear each week as he traces the evolution of these great sounds.

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Jamaican Gold

Artist Title Album Play timesort ascending

Desmond Dekker

Rude Boy Train

The Essential Desmond Dekker

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:28 pm Album | Track

Claredonians

Rudie Bam Bam

Dance Crasher

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:26 pm Album | Track

Derrick Morgan

Blazing Fire

Trojan Ska Box Set Vol. 1

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:23 pm Album | Track

Basil Gabbidon

Lover Man

The Story of Blue Beat: Best of Ska 1962

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:20 pm Album | Track

Frank Cosmo

Greetings From Beverley

Trojan Christmas Box Set

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:15 pm Album | Track

The Wes Minister Five

Shaking the Blues

Rare Jamaican Ska and Regggae

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:13 pm Album | Track

Lord Tanamo

If you were mine

Trojan Ska Box Set Vol. 2

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:10 pm Album | Track

Lord Brynner

Congo War

Trojan Ska Box Set Vol. 1

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:06 pm Album | Track

The Skatalites

Latin Goes Ska

Dance Crasher

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:04 pm Album | Track

Roy Harper

Safari

Gaz Mayall Top Tunes

Sun, 5/11/14 - 12:00 pm Album | Track

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