Sound Opinions: Ska & Opinions on Jamila Woods

Dec 1, 2017

In the late 1950s, Jamaican musicians blended home-grown rhythms with R&B to create ska. The genre’s influence quickly spread across the globe, paving the way for the reggae phenomenon. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot explore the history of ska from its island origins to its British revival to its most recent punk incarnation.