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Cecil Bustamente Campbell OD (24 May 1938 – 8 September 2016), ...

wikipedia - 12 Sep 2016
Cecil Bustamente Campbell OD (24 May 1938 – 8 September 2016), known professionally as Prince Buster, was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and producer. The records he released in the 1960s influenced and shaped the course of Jamaican contemporary music and created a legacy of work that would be drawn upon later by reggae and ska artists.
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Jamaican ska pioneers come to Lincoln

Daily Nebraskan - 18 Sep 2017
The group's 10 members met while playing as session musicians for the legendary Jamaican music producer Prince Buster. After the group formed and recorded their debut LP “Ska Authentic,” their name and the sound of ska spread like wildfire throughout ...
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John Jack – 1933-2017

Jazzwise magazine - 12 Sep 2017
Visitors to the basement ranged from Willem Breuker to Prince Buster, and although he was known for his explosive outbursts, it disguised John's generous and hospitable nature. He finally wound down the distribution side in 2009 but kept Cadillac going.
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Kidderminster Town Hall to host its first Ska and Mod night

Kidderminster Shuttle - 25 Aug 2017
Between them they will be playing songs from the likes of The Specials, Bad Manners, Madness, The Beat, UB40, Prince Buster, Laurel Aitken, The Skatalites, Toots & the Maytals and many more. John Bunce, of The Quik Beats, said: “We convincingly trade ...
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Prince Buster, ska pioneer, dies aged 78

The Guardian - 09 Sep 2016
“The term legend can truly be applied to the name Prince Buster,” Rodigan told the Guardian. Buster was born in Orange Street, Jamaica in 1938 with the name Cecil Bustamente Campbell. He gained the nickname Prince for his boxing ability. In a 2013 ...
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Music: Bringing The Beat back to Newcastle

The Northern Echo (registration) - 24 Aug 2017
When the Birmingham sextet first hit the charts in 1979, joint-frontman Ranking Roger was just sixteen-years-old while saxophonist Saxa, who had played with the likes of Desmond Dekker and Prince Buster, was pushing fifty. Straddling 2 Tone and post ...
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Prince Buster obituary

The Guardian - 08 Sep 2016
It was boxing ability as much as musical talent that helped Prince Buster become a key figure in the birth of Jamaican ska music. During the mid-1950s Buster, who has died aged 78, sang in a number of small-time bands in the island's capital, Kingston.
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Olney: Verlander's departure marks the end of an era for Tigers

ESPN (blog) - 03 Sep 2017
Mike Ilitch bought the Tigers in 1992 and he doled out big dollars to keep the team filled with stars: Ivan Rodriguez, Magglio Ordonez, Kenny Rogers, Prince Fielder, Miguel Cabrera, Upton and Verlander. Detroit reached the postseason five times in nine ...
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Visiting New York City's last horse stables

Curbed NY - 21 Sep 2017
It wasn't all that long ago that transportation in New York City meant horses. Coaches, carriages, trolleys, omnibuses—all were dependent on teams of working animals. And this, of course, meant that horse stables were everywhere. By the end of the ...
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Prince Buster, Jamaican producer who helped ignite ska, dies at 78

Washington Post - 15 Sep 2016
Prince Buster, one of Jamaica's most revered musicians and producers who helped define the ska movement from its inception, died Sept. 8 at a hospital in Miami. He was 78. The cause was complications from a stroke in 2009 that left him unable to walk, ...
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Sibling brawl mars Prince Buster's funeral

Jamaica Observer - 25 Sep 2016
In sharp contrast to the accepted principle of Islam being a religion that preaches peace, the sons of late ska pioneer Prince Buster marred his funeral yesterday when they engaged in a verbal brawl that almost became physical outside the Islamic ...
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Musical send off for Prince Buster

Jamaica Observer - 23 Sep 2016
A special tribute to the legendary ska icon Prince Buster will be held at the Institute of Jamaica Auditorium on Saturday. Start time is 4:00 pm. The event will be hosted by the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport. Among those ...

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