Platinum Kids Win America’s National Sound Championship “US Rumble”

New York, New York (April 23, 2017)  One of the most exciting aspects of reggae culture took place inside Amazura nightclub in Queens, New York last Saturday. It was the second annual US Rumble nationals, produced by Irish and Chin,  seven sound systems entered a musical “war” for a spot… Continue reading

A New ‘World Clash’ King Crowned in Queens

New York, New York – October 2016 (Irish and Chin) — Within the corridors of Queens, New York’s second most populous borough, amidst a damp fall night, one of Jamaica’s oldest music art forms came to life. Incredibly, the rich art of sound clash (an intense competition between sounds/DJs specializing… Continue reading