Documentaries about Jamaican music are popping up all over the place. Here’s one that I can’t wait to check out. Dub Echoes promises to form a direct connection from contemporary electronic music all the way back to 70′s Dub Reggae. It’s surely not the first time these connections have been pointed out, but it looks like a pretty solid film none-the-less.
It features DJ Spooky, Theivery Corporation, Bunny Lee, Dub Pistols, King Jammy, Lee Perry, Ticklah, Mad Professor and many more. But don’t take my word for it… check the trailer: