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New Tosh Tour Dates Confirmed

The show included here has circulated for several years as Peter Tosh, November 9, 1982, Chicago, IL (unknown venue).  However, according to the September 5, 1982 edition of the Chicago Tribune Peter Tosh, who was on tour with Jimmy Cliff in 1982, played the Park West at 322...
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Scientist Meets Ted Sirota’s Heavyweight Dub in Chicago?

Introducing Ted Sirota’s Heavyweight Dub Chicago based drummer Ted Sirota, a twenty-five year veteran of the Chicago jazz scene, has fulfilled a life long dream and formed a dub reggae band called Ted Sirota’s Heavyweight Dub. Inspired by the the great Jamaican backing bands of the era, Roots...
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Peter Tosh and Heavy Manners

Throughout the early 80’s Chicago-based ska/punk/new wave outfit Heavy Manners built a huge cult following in Chicago and the Midwest opening shows for The English Beat, The Clash, Third World, Jimmy Cliff, and Peter Tosh among others. They opened a sold-out show for Tosh at Chicago’s Aragon Ballroom...
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Bob Marley: “Midnight Ravers Version Mix”

I liked the tune so much I named my blog after it.  This has always been my favorite Wailers tune.  Take equal parts apocalypse, Revelation, Armageddon, and add a likkle homosexuality, gender dysmorphia, rape, pillage, and plunder – mix it all together and “Stir It Up” – and you...
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Peter Tosh Interview Clips

Included here are excerpts from rare Peter Tosh interviews in Berkeley, CA, Oregon, Chicago, IL, Vienna, Paris, and Los Angeles, CA. [vodpod id=Video.16503741&w=425&h=350&fv=] www.leejaffe.com
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