dub, dub poetry

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Dub is an instrumental version of a reggae musical recording where the music is driven by a heavy mix of drum and bass sounds, with the piano and guitar sounds being filtered through compressors and echo chambers. Dub poetry is a style of poetry that is performed to a sound track of dub music. When performing without music, the performer will deliver the words using the musical rhythms of reggae music and will sometimes burst into song. This style of music is also noted for its political and social commentary.

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