William E. Badgley
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Here to Be Heard: The Story of The Slits
In 1976, four teenage Londoners started experimental reggae-punk band The Slits, turning the music world upside down. Young, intimidating women for whom nothing was sacred, their desire for freedom continues to inspire. This homage to lead vocalist Ari-Up, who died in 2010, cements The Slits' reputation. EarWORM Live Line-up: Introduction: Leonor Faber-Jonker, Q&A: Jan Hiddink, DJ’S Girls go BOOM, DJ Squad.
Surprisingly, the video for 'Pass The Dutchie' was shot by a key figure in punk. Rebel Dread reveals Afro-Caribbean catalyst Don Letts' many facets.