Arise Black Man: The Peter Tosh Story

Arise Black Man: The Peter Tosh Story was originally broadcast on BBC Radio 4 FM November 23, 2010. Peter Tosh found international fame alongside Bob Marley as a member of The Wailers.  As a solo artist he released several landmark… Continue Reading


England’s legendary punky reggae filmmaker Don Letts on Midnight Dread October 5th, 1980

Fresh from two weeks of filming Lee Perry for Island Records and in San Francisco scouting possible locations for his ‘political satire’ modern western “Dread At The Control” with mini-cabs instead of horses, foundational 1970s music filmmaker Don Letts visits… Continue Reading


Linton Kwesi Johnson & Dennis Bovell from the Midnight Dread Archives

More rare media from the archives of Midnight Dread.  This article, written by Doug Wendt (AKA Midnight Dread) appeared in the July 1984 edition of The Pulse.  A true rarity among press archives. Please visit Midnight Dread’s website at www.midnightdread.com. … Continue Reading