Innasense's Jimi Dred Talks Reggae, Miami, and Selling Out to Boy Band Manager Lou Pearlman

Innasense was founded in 1990 by A Man Named Scratch, last seen in Belize after saying, "Screw the tour! Let's stay here forever." (He did, however, help the band win its coveted 1991 Best Reggae Band award from Miami New Times.)

Today, the group still soldiers on with core members Jimi Dred and Vibert "Prince Patrick" Chang at the helm. This Friday, they'll be playing South Beach's Jazid. So we called up Jimi, the blonde dread from Gainesville, to hear what he had to say about reggae, playing for the princess of Monaco, and selling out to boy band impresario Lou Pearlman.

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Jacob Katel
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