Tag : Sound System

The Legendary and Iconic Saxon Sound

Saxon Studio International is a world renowned reggae sound system from London – the first UK sound system to win an international competition.  Saxon Studio International began operating in Lewisham, South London, in 1976. The sound came to prominence in the early ’80s because of the “fast chat” style which was pioneered by its deejay Peter King. Other Saxon MCs included Tippa Irie, Smiley Culture, Asher Senator, Papa Levi, Daddy…

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UK-Based V-Rocket International Sound Featured On Amazon Prime

  Earlier this year, we featured noted UK-based sound, V-Rocket in our Peer to Peer section of Planet Reggae Newsletter.  The piece was met with much enthusiasm and commentary, namely readers applauding the accomplishments and longevity of V-Rocket Sound. Amazon Prime is featuring a documentary about the legendary UK sound, and we are delighted to share this news! VP:  V-Rocket has been active in the Soundsystem business since 1964 and…

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