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Dr. Dread: The Half that's Never Been Told
Dweck Center at the Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library
Brooklyn, NY
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Dr. Dread: The Half that's Never Been Told
Doctor Dread, aka, Gary Himelfarb, explains how a white, Jewish American became one of the foremost producers in reggae. Dread founded RAS (Real Authentic Sound) Records in 1979 and produced artists such as Freddie McGregor, Melodians, Don Carlos, Michigan & Smiley, Eek-A-Mouse, Black Uhuru and Coxsone Dodd among many others. He'll be joined on stage by David Hinds of Steel Pulse.

Co-presented by Akashic Books and LargeUp, with loving support from Brooklyn Brewery and GoldenKrust.


Dweck Center at the Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library (View)
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238
United States


Arts > Literary
Music > Reggae

Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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