“I know Jah will be waiting there…”

“I Know” is one of Bob Marley’s most brilliant and prophetic songs and one that is always on my turntable.  Although it was released as a 12″ on Tuff Gong in 1981 shortly after Bob passed on, the peculiar sounding… Continue Reading


Gregory Isaacs’ Crucial Cuts

Some crucial vinyl selections from the MIDNIGHT RAVER vinyl collection! “Private Secretary” (African Museum) 12″ “Night Nurse” b/w “Material Man” (African Mueum) 12″ “What A Feeling” (Taxi) 7″ “Religion” (African Museum) 7″ “Look Before You Leap” (Third World) 7″ “Soon… Continue Reading


Roots Radics & Professor “Combination” B-side Dub

Here is the B-side dub to the Little John/Billy Boyo “What You Want To Be” 12-inch released by the Rusty’s label.  You may recognize it as the “Every Tongue Shall Tell” riddim, just brutally psyched out and mind-bending, the only… Continue Reading


Cedric Myton & The Congos “Can’t Take It Away” 12″ vinyl (Go Feet) 1981

Included here is one of the more impressive vinyl pressings I’ve heard in a long time – and it was pressed 32 years ago!Cedric Myton & The Congos “Can’t Take It Away” is a single of off their underrated 1981 effort… Continue Reading