Poet and the Roots
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1977
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Poet and the Roots are a reggae band formed to record dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson's poems with dub reggae backing tracks. Johnson released his later material under his own name, although some of the musicians from this group appeared on ...

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All Wi Doin' is Defendin'
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It Dread Inna Inglan (For George Lindo)
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Biography

Poet and the Roots are a reggae band formed to record dub poet Linton Kwesi Johnson's poems with dub reggae backing tracks.

Johnson released his later material under his own name, although some of the musicians from this group appeared on his subsequent albums.

Dread Beat an' Blood, Virgin Records, 1978

"All Wi Doin' Is Defendin'", Virgin Records, 1977

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