Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

The Skatalites: The Fathers Of Ska

Don Snowden, Los Angeles Times, 1 June 1986

Personnel: The 11-man lineup will include charter members Johnnie Moore (trumpet), Lester Sterling (alto sax), Roland Alphonso and Tommy McCook (tenor sax), Rico Rodriguez (trombone), Lloyd Knibbs (bass) and Lloyd Brevett (drums).

Total word count of piece: 262


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.