Dub Music: A Definitive Guide

Dub music has significantly impacted popular music, influencing genres such as hip-hop, dance, and dubstep. In recent years, the genre has experienced a resurgence in popularity, with new artists incorporating its signature sound into their music. Despite its influence and popularity, dub music remains a niche sound with a dedicated fan base and a rich history.

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Dub is an experimental and influential Jamaican music genre that grew out of reggae in the 1960s. The style consists of instrumental remixes of existing reggae recordings and is achieved by significantly altering and reshaping the recordings, usually through the emphasis of bass and drums, the application of studio effects such as echo and reverb, and the occasional dubbing of vocal or instrumental snippets from the original version. The genre is heavily linked to Jamacian sound system culture and has had a huge influence on the development of various music genres such as hip hop, jungle, post punk, dubstep, dub techno and ambient. I hope you enjoy the video !!!

SCIENTIST: Revealing the TRUTH about HIS DUB!

A Cartoon interview with Dub Legend Scientist reveals a SAD truth about Scientist’s struggles to get credit for his work! I was shocked! Plus, how he started making dubs, working with King Tubby, Prince Jammy, Bunny Lee, Roots Radics, Freddie McGregor, Michigan and Smiley, Peter Chemist, Pat Kelly, working at Studio One and Channel One, recording and mixing bands, annoying people at the studio and more! A fascinating interview, with a legend of dub music. Featuring cartoon art portraits by BALLETTE!