Lee "Scratch" Perry live

Sunday 22 September 2013Past concert

Lee "Scratch" Perry and Daedelus

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158 Bleecker Street 10012 New York, NY, US

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Doors open: 22:00

Lee "Scratch" Perry
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9.22.13

Part of Dub Champions Festival

Lee “Scratch” Perry: Some call him a genius, others claim he’s certifiably insane, a madman. Truth is, he’s both, but more importantly, Lee Perry is a towering figure in reggae — a producer, mixer, and songwriter who, along with King Tubby, helped shape the sound of dub and made reggae music such a powerful part of the pop music world. Along with producing some of the most influential acts (Bob Marley & the Wailers and the Congos to name but two) in reggae history, Perry’s approach to production and dub mixing was breathtakingly innovative and audacious — no one else sounds like him — and while many claim that King Tubby invented dub, there are just as many who would argue that no one experimented with it or took it further than did Lee Perry.

10pm doors // 10:30pm show // 21+

$23 advance
$28 day of show

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http://www.lepoissonrouge.com/lpr_events/lee-scratch-perry-september-22nd-2013/

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