?Noisey, VICE’s music channel,?is proud to present a?documentary series titled?Noisey Jamaica 2. In the six-part?series, brought to you by The House of Marley,?host Walshy Fire?of Major Lazer?explores firsthand the undeniable impact that Jamaica’s young reggae movement and controversial dancehall community are making?on the island?and beyond.?Directed by Noisey’s Andy?Capper,?Noisey Jamaica 2?takes viewers?throughout Jamaica -?from?uptown to downtown, and?from Kingston?s local?beaches to the Nyabinghi communities in the hills – to explore?one of the most dynamic chapters in?Jamaica’s rich musical legacy since?the advent of reggae. In the series, Noisey takes an in-depth look at the musical movements that are currently driving Jamaican culture,?including the influence of Vybz Cartel, who is currently incarcerated for murder.
Stay tuned for Parts Two-Six of?Noisey Jamaica 2, which?will roll out weekly exclusively on Noisey.
VICE started Noisey back in 2011, criss-crossing the globe documenting the year in music from?heavy-hitters to tiny garage bands who usually play for their girlfriends and moms. Since then, it has?grown into one of the most unique and successful video-driven music sites on the planet. In 2012,?Noisey teamed with YouTube as a premium content provider, and built out a series of shows that take?a completely fresh take on the world of music. As an editorial resource,?Noisey.com?reaches millions?of people a month, and has become a go-to source for weird music news, artist-sourced content, and?VICE’s signature offbeat coverage. Noisey throws parties and shows worldwide, hosts innovative?online listening parties for new records, and produces videos for the best artists in the world, like MIA,?Die Antwoord, A$AP Rocky, and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Noisey is more than just a music site?music?is the lens with which we explore youth culture all over the world.