Bob Marley & the Wailers Tuff Gong Uprising Demos & Alternates

Included here is an EXCLUSIVE mix of rare demos, alternates, dubs, and rehearsal outtakes from 1979/1980. [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/169388690″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Coming in from the Cold (Dennis Thompson Dub Mix) [6:27] Real Situation Demo [5:31] Bad Card (Tuff… Continue Reading


Bob Marley and the Wailers Natty Dread Demos

Here is an interesting listen to the recording of a reggae masterpiece. Included here are several demo tracks from the Natty Dread sessions.  The set starts out with the Wailers’ Lee Jaffe laying down his signature harmonica sounds for “3… Continue Reading


Bim Sherman: “Love Forever” Mini-Mix plus Miracle Demos (1995 unreleased mixes)

Bim Sherman of Dub Syndicate ranks at the top of my list of favorite reggae vocalists.  His name should be mentioned with names like Ellis, Brown, Carlos, Castell, Mundell, Andy, and Dennis.  I would try to explain, but it’s probably… Continue Reading


Bob Marley and the Wailers: Africa Unite Demos (Dubwise Garage)

Give thanks to regular blog contributor Dubwise Garage for sharing these rare demos. Africa Unite (Demo) Ambush in the Night (Demo) Babylon System (Demo 1) Bend Down Low (Acetate) Buffalo Soldier (King Sporty Dub) Chant Down Babylon (Alternate Mix) Could… Continue Reading


Peter Tosh Interview, Los Angeles, 1983

PETER TOSH INTERVIEW, LOS ANGELES, 1983 by Eric Olsen August, 1983: Peter Tosh was the most popular reggae singer in the world (Bob Marley was dead). His credentials were myriad and impeccable. He was a founding member of the Wailers… Continue Reading