Don Letts and Turtle Bay present Reggae 45http://www.turtlebay.co.uk Don Letts
Episode 1 - The Roots of Reggae. In episode one, Don looks at the beginnings of Reggae, from the naming of the genre, the tracks that created the foundations, the catalysts behind the genre and even his fathers Sound System parties in South London. Don Letts is one of the central characters in reggae in the UK. Dating back to the seventies where his residency at the infamous Roxy club switched a whole generation of punks onto Reggae and is still at the forefront of new music with his BBC Radio 6 show. The show is kindly supported by Turtle Bay - the UKs finest Caribbean Restaurant chain.