Don Letts Presents 'A History of Reggae'

Sat Dec 16 2017

7:00 PM - 11:30 PM

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340 Acton Mews London E8 4EA

Ages 18+

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Don Letts Presents 'A History of Reggae'

7pm-11.30pm

18+

Letts first came to prominence as the videographer for The Clash, directing several of their music videos. In 1984, Letts co-founded the band Big Audio Dynamite with Clash guitarist Mick Jones, acting as the group's sampler and videographer before departing the band in 1990.

In 1978, Letts recorded an EP, Steel Leg v the Electric Dread, with Keith Levene, Jah Wobble and Steel Leg. After Mick Jones was fired from The Clash, he and Letts founded Big Audio Dynamite in 1984. In 1990 Letts formed Screaming. As of 1 April 2009, Letts is presenting a weekly show on BBC Radio 6 Music.

He came to notoriety in the late 70's as the DJ that single handedly turned a whole generation of punks onto reggae. It was whilst as a d.j at the first punk club 'The Roxy' in 1977, that made his first film 'The Punk Rock Movie' w/ Sex Pistols-The Clash and many others.

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Don Letts Presents 'A History of Reggae'

Sat Dec 16 2017 7:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Archspace London
Don Letts Presents 'A History of Reggae'
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Ages 18+

Don Letts Presents 'A History of Reggae'

7pm-11.30pm

18+

Letts first came to prominence as the videographer for The Clash, directing several of their music videos. In 1984, Letts co-founded the band Big Audio Dynamite with Clash guitarist Mick Jones, acting as the group's sampler and videographer before departing the band in 1990.

In 1978, Letts recorded an EP, Steel Leg v the Electric Dread, with Keith Levene, Jah Wobble and Steel Leg. After Mick Jones was fired from The Clash, he and Letts founded Big Audio Dynamite in 1984. In 1990 Letts formed Screaming. As of 1 April 2009, Letts is presenting a weekly show on BBC Radio 6 Music.

He came to notoriety in the late 70's as the DJ that single handedly turned a whole generation of punks onto reggae. It was whilst as a d.j at the first punk club 'The Roxy' in 1977, that made his first film 'The Punk Rock Movie' w/ Sex Pistols-The Clash and many others.

Don Letts

Don Letts

Reggae