John Brown's Body

John Brown's Body

Top Songs

1
Give Yourself Over
2
Push Some Air (Tommie Sunshine's Brooklyn Fire Re-Touch)
3
Zion Triad
4
33 Rpm
5
Traveling Man

Albums

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Biography

Named in honor of the legendary abolitionist, reggae unit John Brown's Body was led by singer/guitarist Kevin Kinsella, a longtime fan of Caribbean music who formed the group Tribulations while attending college in Boston in 1989. Three years later they took top honors in the annual Yamaha Soundcheck contest, touring Japan as a result; in 1993 Tribulations also recorded in Jamaica, releasing the LPs The Gate and Daddy Good Pieces before disbanding. Striving for a more organic ro... Read more

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