REVIEW OF "REGGAE MUSIC"
CD Review: Ossie Dellimore, Reggae Music
Posted on | December 15, 2011 |
I complain occasionally about the exceedingly narrow lyrical focus of most Rastafarian songwriters, meaning too much of the automaton preacher, too little of the rational thinker; too much "reasoning," too little awareness evident therein. But you can't say that about Ossie Dellimore, whose obvious intelligence is an unusually good match for his skills as a tunesmith. Sure, he references Jah fervently and often, but he still manages...