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The Jolly Boys in Concert.

A live concert with The Jolly Boys. They're a Jamaican band that plays a style of music called mento (It's the Jamaican analogue to calypso, and it paved the way for reggae and ska). The Jolly Boys have a new album on Rykodisc, called "Sunshine 'N' Water." The Jolly Boys include: Moses Deans on banjo, drummer and singer Allan Swymmer, Noel Howard on guitar, and Joseph Bennett on thumb piano.


Other segments from the episode on July 18, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 18, 1991: Interview with Moses Deans, Allan Swymmer, Noel Howard, and Joseph Bennett; Interview with Sonny Bono, Part 2; Commentary on changing vocabulary.


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