Stephen Cooper Archives - Page 2 of 8 - Los Angeles Post-ExaminerLos Angeles Post-Examiner

Cali Roots Festival continued

Photos from the California Roots Festival, featuring: Chronixx, Steel Pulse, Fortunate Youth, and Stephen Marley. From Monterey, California; May 25-27, 2018 Here are some of the pictures I took; I hope you enjoy them!   Photos by Stephen Cooper

Cali Roots Festival continued

By

Photos from the California Roots Festival, featuring: Chronixx, Steel Pulse, Fortunate Youth, and Stephen Marley. From Monterey, California; May 25-27, 2018 Here are some of the pictures I took; I hope you enjoy them!   Photos by Stephen Cooper

Continue Reading...

Cali Roots Festival: Nine years young and growing

A Photo-Essay of the 9th Annual “Cali Roots” (Monterey, California; May 25-27, 2018) At page 273 of renowned reggae historian Roger Steffens's highly acclaimed book "So Much Things To Say:

Reggae is the heartbeat of the festival

Last summer the New York Times reported that Grammy-nominated reggae star Chronixx told a crowd during one of his electric performances: “This is the beautiful sound of reggae music

Vengeful Alabama to kill 83-year-old man

Barring intervention by courts or its governor, Alabama will kill an 83-year-old man on April 19; long-incarcerated for the 1989 mail-bomb killings of United States Court of Appeals for

Reggae star Etana emphasizes equality

Lauded by the BBC as the “greatest music teacher who ever lived,” Nadia Boulanger once described the ecstasy that listeners of reggae star Etana’s new album, Reggae Forever, feel:

Battling the death penalty with James Baldwin

If you’re thirsting to understand our increasingly cold, jaundiced, at times carcinogenic society, James Baldwin’s singular insight about America and his dizzying, divine command of the English language are

Doyle Lee Hamm is the latest victim of Alabama’s long history of torturing poor people

If you have a high-profile lawyer with powerful friends and you’re tortured while on death row in Alabama, everyone in the nation not only knows about it — overwhelmingly,

Rebel talk with Nattali Rize

Since moving to Jamaica from Australia in 2014, Nattali Rize has taken the reggae world by storm. Already Rize has worked with many of the industry’s biggest names; an activist by

Majestic meditations with Jesse Royal

Jesse Royal is one of the brightest stars in music today. Cutting edge and conscious, Royal, a Rasta singer “affectionately known” as “The Small Axe,” exudes a regal presence

Concerning our endless quest for self-Improvement

To counterbalance the competitive pace of the digital age, and the cacophony of self-help gurus—always more voluble at the start of a new year—urging us to lead “better,” fuller,

HOME / ABOUT / CONTACT / JOIN THE TEAM / TERMS OF SERVICE / PRIVACY POLICY / COMMENT POLICY