Gil Scott-Heron With Amnesia Express - The Bottle, Live Reggae Sunsplash 1983
Gil Scott-Heron With Amnesia Express - The Bottle
Reggae Sunsplash 1983
Cool Runnings : The Reggae Movie
Welcome to the 1983 edition of Jamaica's annual Reggae Sunsplash in Montego Bay Jamaica, a week-long showcase for some of the greatest name in reggae, ska, funk and dub poetry. This magnificent snapshot of the Jamaican music scene of the early '80s includes legends such as the Skatalites, Gil Scott-Heron and Alton Ellis, newcomers the Melody Makers featuring Ziggy Marley, and hitmakers Third World and Musical Youth.
Cool Runnings : The Reggae Movie is a must-have for any World Music fan, and a wonderful memento of this golden age in Jamaican culture.
The stage performances and the scanning of audience reactions are supplemented with backstage interviews.
Director: Robert Mugge
Studio: Synergy Productions, Sunsplash Filmworks, S8