CBC Bans Jon Doe And Peter Ram’s “Sofa Kings” From Its Stations
The Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation want Jon Doe and Ram to take their furniture trade elsewhere.
Yesterday, artist Peter Ram posted to his instagram page a photo of a CBC inter-office memo addressed to all radio announcers from Programme Manager, Pearson Bowen.
Dated March 22nd, the message in the memo states: “Please note that the Crop Over song SOFA KINGS by Peter Ram and Jon Doe is NOT cleared for airplay.”
Ram posted the image with the caption: ” It’s now joke me and Jon doe get de BAND(sic) BUT DEM COULD STILL PLAY .. KICK INN SHE BACK DOOR”..MAC SONG SHE WANT DAT DOGGIE & BACON..” making reference to the station playing Onyan & Burning Flames, Kick Een She Back Door, and Mac Fingall’s Dog Lover and Bacon.