Summer Comin' Hot Midnight Dread #76 June 21-22, 1981 | MIDNIGHT RAVER
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Summer Comin’ Hot Midnight Dread #76 June 21-22, 1981

On the day San Rafael hit 104 degrees MD hit the airwaves with hot new music from Peter Tosh, Jimmy Cliff, Black Uhuru, Bunny Wailer, Earl 16 et al + JA Marley midnight mixes & Ras Kidus drop by.


Mikey Dread uncorks deep bass “Reggae Sounds” & dusk to dawn jams with Sowell Radics where everyone is wanted dread and alive while all are welcome to stay way past sundown.



A spate of Jamaican mixed Bob Marley singles get showcased at the stroke of 12 and summer’s official first day because the people got to have what they want since that’s what they need and Jimmy Cliff has the hot shot to set all scorchers ablaze.


The Taxi Sound ubers into ear shot. The Reggae Calendar reveals tons of live shows all over the bay area while Ras Kidus plugs his many gigs with Roots Connection. As Bunny sings “There’s a smile upon the promoter’s face. Cool runnings!” Cultural vibes on top.



Last week’s Midnight Dread show kept everyone hopped up to the max with Nicodemus and cohorts boppin’ madly. Dreadcasting over the air since 1979 & online since 1996 dreader 21st Century Midnight Dread programs air daily at 12am including replays often heard in his Best of All Worlds high noon slot and where one can also become conscious at 6am with the indigenous sounds of Native Son Rising, all curated by Doug everyday, all times Pacific. Many more Midnight Dread sights & sounds here and on this blog’s Midnight Dread page.




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