Gregory Isaacs’ Crucial Cuts

Some crucial vinyl selections from the MIDNIGHT RAVER vinyl collection! [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/141243458″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_artwork=true” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] “Private Secretary” (African Museum) 12″ [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/122125291″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_artwork=true” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] “Night Nurse” b/w “Material Man” (African Mueum) 12″ [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/120169044″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_artwork=true”… Continue Reading


I Got 7 inches!

More 7″ vinyl from the MIDNIGHT RAVER archives! The Upsetter upsetting Babylon… [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/105510216″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]   “Let me inna de dance gate mon!” [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/105308545″ params=”” width=” 100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /]   Deejay version to… Continue Reading


Garth Dennis “Slow Coach” / “Slow Coach Rock” 7-inch Vinyl

Here I present to you one of the great voices of reggae, and a dear friend to this blog.  Garth Dennis’ “Slow Coach”/”Slow Coach Rock,” on which Dennis is backed by The Wailers Band, was first released on the Andy’s… Continue Reading


Marcia Griffiths “Hurting Inside” / “Still Hurting” (High Note) 7″ vinyl 45 rpm

Another recent addition to the MIDNIGHT RAVER archives by our friend Doctor Dread is the “Hurting Inside” 7″ vinyl 45 rpm, which was released in 1979 on the High Note label.  On the flip is the outstanding version titled “Still… Continue Reading


Peter Tosh “You Can’t Fool Me Again” 7 inch 45 rpm (Impact)

Today I’m sharing with you another outstanding Clive Chin production.  In 2012 Chin released several rare singles from his personal archive to be pressed for fans and collectors.  Pressed on the Impact label on limited edition colored vinyl is Peter… Continue Reading


Don Carlos “In Pieces / Version” (Firehouse) 7 inch vinyl 45 rpm

Don Carlos’ brutal roots anthem on Firehouse/Negus Roots limited edition translucent vinyl. Side A “In Pieces” (Chant Down) Side B “Version” Yes we’re gonna chant down Babylon kingdom down Chant it down ya man (2x) Rome is for the Romans…. And… Continue Reading