Tag: Interviews

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 reggae albums and even recorded with the Rolling Stones. But he was more than just […]

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Congos on a Saturday morning…

Start your weekend off right… [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/153257175″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_artwork=true&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Congos “Food For The Rainy Day” (Congo Ashanty) [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/134341564″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_artwork=true&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Congos “At The Feast” 12″ (Congo Ashanty) [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/108692772″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_artwork=true&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Congos “Reggae Revival” (Congo Ashanty) [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/111380248″ params=”color=ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_artwork=true&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false” width=”100%” height=”166″ iframe=”true” /] Congos “Music […]

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Bob Marley Interview, Black Music, June 1976

I love this interview with Bob Marley.  He is so close to becoming an international superstar.  By this point he has become a huge star in Jamaica and in the UK, making his mark there with the Lyceum Theatre run in the summer of 1975.  Here we find Marley at Hope Road, readying the release […]

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Exclusive! Interview with Peter Tosh biographer John Masouri

John Masouri’s eagerly anticipated exploration of the life and music of Peter Tosh finally hit the shelves a few weeks ago. Published by Omnibus Press, The Life Of Peter Tosh: Steppin’ Razor is an engaging, insightful and informative 486-page Tosh extravaganza, or rather extravaGANJA, given Peter’s well-known propensity for reconstructing the English language. Masouri is […]

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Natty Dread Marches on Washington

David Hinds of Steel Pulse talks Trayvon Martin, Martin Luther King, and a new album and documentary with MIDNIGHT RAVER. When you consider the great reggae poets of the past forty years, names like Linton Kwesi Johnson, Mutabaruka, Benjamin Zephaniah come to mind for most.  However, there is another name that deserves mention among the […]

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