Tag Archives: Caribbean

Beatin’ de Jack.

Beatin’ de ‘Jack’. I had been on the island for a matter of a few weeks. On Saturday 14th October Linton Rigg was holding a party for Carriacouan dignitaries. This coincided with Mr Alleyne’s birthday and he’d arranged his own … Continue reading

Posted in Beatin' de Jack | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Big Drum Tracks + Humble-O.

In 1962 Alan Lomax came to Carriacou and made field recordings of the music and folklore tales of Carriacou. I am grateful to Alan Lomax Field Recordings under licence from Odyssey Productions inc, courtesy of the Association for Cultural Equity … Continue reading

Posted in Big Drum Tracks + Humble-O. | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Big Drum Tracks + Humble-O.