Don Letts - Book Tour Tickets
Strings Bar & Venue, Newport.
Don Letts - The 'There and Black' Again Tour. Don Letts – filmmaker, musician, DJ, broadcaster, social commentator, husband and
Join us for an evening with the Rebel Dread - Book Reading, Signing and Q&A.
father – has always defied conformity. A British born son of Windrush parents, he
seamlessly pivoted between London’s punk and reggae scenes earning his
reputation as the ‘Rebel Dread’.
In There and Black Again - published by Omnibus Press on March 11 th - Don Letts
looks back on an exceptional life and tells tales of him befriending Bob Marley after
sneaking into his hotel, joining The Clash’s White Riot tour as manager of The Slits,
and becoming one of the UK’s most highly regarded video directors during the MTV
Told in part as scenes from a movie shot on locations including London, Kingston,
New York City, Los Angeles, Windhoek, Salt Lake City and Goldeneye, There and
Black Again co-stars a cast of hundreds including Joe Strummer, John Lydon, Bob
Marley, Chrissie Hynde, Chris Blackwell, Paul McCartney, Nelson Mandela, Keith
Richards, Patti Smith, Chuck D, Malcolm McLaren and Vivienne Westwood.
With reflections on Black Lives Matter and the highs and lows of personal
relationships, There and Black Again includes moments of civil unrest, live music,
humour and political struggle. With author Mal Peachey There and Black Again is
the refreshing and often unexpected story of a man who has never been afraid to
disrupt, create, and tread his own path.
Don Letts – filmmaker, musician, DJ, broadcaster, social commentator, husband and