Tokyo skyline during the Red Bull Music Academy 2014 event

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Jah Shaka performing in Spiegeltent Antwerp in  2010. Photograph: Anviss/Flickr  Photograph: Anviss/Flickr

How the message of peace, love and reggae transformed the London cultural landscape

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Greg Wilson (left) at a previous RBMA event

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John Doran wants you to join a cult: what have you got to lose?

Don’t forget to take a breath before plunging into Phelim Drew’s Orwell adaptation

Bono and  U2 perform during an Apple event yesterday, during which the company announced it  was giving the band’s new album free to iTunes users. Photograph: Jim Wilson/The New York Times

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Review: Advocacy

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