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Buju Banton

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    September 4, 2012

    Dub Mission Turns 16 With Good Vibes and Heavy Bass

    Dub Mission's 16th Anniversary with Mista Chatman Elbo Room Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012 Better than: Your "Listen to Bob Marley" T shirt. "Look George, you're not listening to what I'm saying. What I'm saying is that I don't just think Romney's going to lose, I know it." The sharp twang of an elderly Te ... More >>

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    December 21, 2011

    SF's Coo-Yah DJs on Misconceptions About Dancehall and Reggae, and Why It's a Great Time to Buy Records

    Daneekah and Green B.​In the male-dominated world of DJs, local selectors Green B. and Daneekah have managed to tilt the spotlight toward the ladies with their dancehall releases and long-running reggae party Coo-Yah. The two met one day on Haight Street while flyering for separate parties, a ... More >>

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    June 15, 2011
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    October 13, 2009

    Queer Activists Pepper Spray Buju Banton Concert

    EKAphotographyBuju Banton perfoming at Rock It Room, before the pepper-spray incident​ Despite a landmark peace negotiation brokered between controversial reggae star Buju Banton and LGBT activists yesterday afternoon, protesters pepper-sprayed the crowd during Banton's concert last night at the ... More >>

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    October 12, 2009

    Exclusive: Buju Banton Sits Down with LGBT Activists

    EKAphotographyBuju Banton meets the LGBT Posse​ In what may be a groundbreaking and possibly historical event, controversial reggae star Buju Banton met with representatives from the LGBT community this afternoon. Banton has been a frequent target of gay rights protesters for his 1992 song "Bo ... More >>

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    October 9, 2009

    Weekend Pick #2: Buju Banton

    Opti-Mystic Soul: Buju​ Three-time Grammy nominee Buju Banton has been credited with ushering in dancehall reggae's conscious revival with 1994's "Murderer," an anti-violence tune which preceded the ascension of such artists as Sizzla, Capleton, and Fantan Mojah. Beginning his career as a po ... More >>

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    January 9, 2009

    Hey DJ! Friday Q&A: Green B

    Is it easy being Green? In the case of DJ Green B, we'd have to say yes. The positive-thinking Boston transplant has been broadcasting her love for Jamaican music (and deep bass) from the Mission to the Western Addition and Potero Hill. She says that although dudes are still surprised to see a woman ... More >>

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