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… Continue Reading


Johnny Osbourne “Truth and Rights” / “Version” (Studio One)

Being fans of roots music, which reached it’s peak in the mid to late 1970s, we seem to throw the word “classic” around a lot.  While many of the records from the ‘golden age of reggae’ may be considered to… Continue Reading


Ghost on Wax: Bob Andy’s Incomparable Song Book

© Imani Collings Bob Andy.  Ever heard of him? I didn’t think so.  How about Dennis Brown? Barrington Levy? Freddie McGregor? Gregory Isaacs? I-Roy? J.C. Lodge? Ken Boothe? Marcia Griffiths? Luciano? Maxi Priest? Mighty Diamonds? Sanchez? Sluggy Ranks? The Specials? Wayne Wonder?… Continue Reading