My NTS
Live now

Lynn Taitt

NTS default image

Lynn Taitt

Lynn Taitt has been played on NTS in shows including Mark Leckey, featured first on 10 July 2015. Songs played include Hold Them, Stepping Up and Jump Independently.

Lynn Taitt (22 June 1934 – 20 January 2010) was a guitarist born in San Fernando, Trinidad and Tobago, closely associated with Jamaican rocksteady music.

Born Nerlynn Taitt, in San Fernando, Trinidad, he got his start as a musician playing in local steel drum bands, before taking up the guitar aged 14. He formed his own band, which was booked by Byron Lee to perform at the 1962 independence celebrations in Jamaica. Taitt decided to stay in Jamaica,…

tracks
MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Hold Them
Roy Shirley, Lynn Taitt, Lynn Taitt's Band
Doctor Bird1967
Hold Them
Roy Shirley, Lynn Taitt, Lynn Taitt's BandDoctor Bird1967
Discogs
Stepping Up
Lyn Taitt
Randy's1973
Stepping Up
Lyn TaittRandy's1973
Discogs
Jump Independently
Count Lasher, Lynn Taitt, Baba Brooks Band
Dutchess1966
Jump Independently
Count Lasher, Lynn Taitt, Baba Brooks BandDutchess1966
Discogs
Don't Stay Away
Phyllis Dellon, Lynn Taitt, Tommy McCook & The Supersonics
Treasure Isle1967
Don't Stay Away
Phyllis Dellon, Lynn Taitt, Tommy McCook & The SupersonicsTreasure Isle1967
Discogs