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The 70 year old lead singer brings his Jamaican mento band to Sydney Festival

From Port Antonio, Jamaica, this band charms with a fusion of traditional mento and contemporary music flavours. The Jolly Boys are the true sound of Jamaican indulgence, reworking the pre-reggae mento musical style of 1950s dancehalls. Well-seasoned and ever energetic, the Boys combine a raw and rhythmic feel with lead singer Albert Minott's vocals, retro stylings andcharisma.   

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Sydney Festival Village
Hyde Park North, Cnr College & William Sts, Sydney 2000

Price $43.00

Date Sun 08 Jan 2012

Open Sun 5 & 7pm; Tue 7pm

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