According to "The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock & Roll"
, "in Jamaican slang
, "dub" is exactly equivalent
originally refered to the practice of talking or chanting
, with a heavy bass beat in the background. It was refered to as "dubbing" because a lot of the talking was "dirty
Literally translated, that not only makes your average sound manual a hell of a lot funnier than it was to begin with, but it makes for two categories of imported foreign movies: the sub-titled version, and the fucked version.
I couldn't agree more...