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King Tubbys Uptown 40th Anniversary

Support the 40th Anniversary re-issue of King Tubby’s Meets Rockers Uptown and be part of this release. An open letter to music fans from Addis and Isis Swaby: We are honored to present a reissue of the “King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown” album on the 40th anniversary of...
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Augustus Pablo Live & Direct (Rare Live Tracks)

Large-Up our good friend Ton van Arnhem for hooking us with this crucial set of rare live tracks by the great Augustus Pablo.  Check his great Pablo website at You must check this fantastic interview with Pablo conducted by Ziggy Coltrane for Reggae Times magazine. 1. “Skanking...
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Augustus Pablo: Charing Cross, London, 1985

It’s December 1985 and Augustus Pablo is double-billed along with Junior Delgado and Delroy Williams at the Astoria Theatre in the Charing Cross area of London. ____________________ Augustus Pablo Live at Charing Cross, Astoria, London 1985 by Jah Raver on Mixcloud  ____________________  Rock journalist Christopher Dawes was there and...
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David Rodigan interviews Augustus Pablo (BBCRadio)

Included here is a rarely heard interview of Augustus Pablo by David Rodigan circa 1981.  I first shared this here at MIDNIGHT RAVER back in 2013.  Here it is again, back by popular demand.  Enjoy… David Rodigan Interviews Augustus Pablo on BBC Radio by Jah Raver on Mixcloud...
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Augustus Pablo Tribute website
hi dear friends,  im  presenting to you a tribute website devoted to the Great Augustus Pablo .     With Ton Van Arnhem, we are trying to pay a deep hommage to Horace Swaby’s art. Augustus Pablo aka Horace Swaby left our world in 1999. He left to...
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Chin vs. Chin: VP legal battle a civil war

As reported by the New York Post on December 9, 2014, Clive Chin is suing VP Music Group for damages resulting from VP’s alleged use of songs that Chin claims to have written. The son of a late Jamaican music producer who worked with Bob Marley is suing...
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Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Jacob Miller

“If reggae lost its soul when Marley died, it lost its heart when Miller died.”  – Jah Raver Jacob Matthias Miller is one of reggae’s greatest treasures.  In addition to being one of reggae’s most talented vocalists, he brought an unmatched energy and an excitement to reggae.  His...
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