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John Holt

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Reggae... The Hits You Never Hear

Report by Rob Partridge, Melody Maker, 21 July 1973

Scores of reggae records sell enough copies to qualify as pop hits. But you won't see them on the charts and you won't hear them ...

John Holt: Reggae In The Moonlight

Review by Roger St. Pierre, New Musical Express, 1 February 1975

ETHNIC REGGAE'S TRADITIONAL image has been of rough raw-edged sounds, but Jamaica has always had just as strong a strain of ultra-smooth ballad-styled sounds. ...

Barrington Levy, Papa San, John Holt, Aswad, Lucky Dube: Reggae Sunsplash, Greek Theatre, Los Angeles CA

Live Review by Don Snowden, Los Angeles Times, 25 May 1992

The Musical Diversity Is as Broad as the Quality Is High at Reggae Sunsplash at Greek Theatre. ...

John Holt

Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music, 2001

b. 1947, Kingston, Jamaica ...


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