International Year Of The Rasta Child

It is 1979 and Bob Marley and the Wailers are back from their tour of Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and the U.S. to play Reggae Sunsplash in July and a benefit at the National Arena to honor the International Year… Continue Reading


The Wailers Play Plaza De Toros, Ibiza, June 28, 1978

From http://blog.ibizasocial.com: JUNE 28, 1978. The old bullring of Ibiza was rammed to the rafters with people coming to dance to the reggae beats of Bob Marley & The Wailers.  Today, 34 years later, there are still many Ibicencos who remember the… Continue Reading


Midnight Dread

I am pleased to announce that the Midnight Raver Blog has teamed with DJ and noted reggae historian and archivist Doug Wendt AKA “Midnight Dread” to share select items from his vast archive which actually predate the Rastafari and reggae… Continue Reading


“Evolution Of Dub” Mix by Emch & Subatomic Sound System

Today I’m sharing a killer dub mix by my good friend Emch of Subatomic Sound System from Subatomic Radio.  I think you’ll dig this mix of the old, new, and future of dub. Stay tuned to the Midnight Raver Blog… Continue Reading


Mick Sleeper’s Bass Culture Mix Podcast (Episode 1)

My friend and owner of www.upsetter.net, Mick Sleeper, produces some of the best podcasts on the net.  I have shared his “Radio Scratch” podcasts on the Midnight Raver blog, and today I share Episode 1 of his “Bass Culture” podcasts. … Continue Reading


Bob Marley’s Last Interview with Jay Strausser, WRUV FM, Burlington, VT November 1980

Jay Strausser of WRUV Burlington, VT conducted what would be his last interview with Bob Marley on November 5, 1980 for his Trench Town Rock radio program. Only days before he boarded his flight to Germany for alternative treatment for… Continue Reading


Mick Sleeper’s Radio Scratch

This Wednesday, May 16, 2012, I will be going to see Lee “Scratch” Perry and Subatomic Sound System launch their North American tour at the historic State Theatre in Falls Church, VA.  I will also be writing a review of… Continue Reading


Bob Marley: Reggae Revolution Radio

I have included a great broadcast from Reggae Revolution Radio.  Reggae Revolution, hosted by Selector Jonathan every Tuesday night at 10 pm, is broadcast from 89.1 WIDR FM Kalamazoo, Michigan.  The first hour of the broadcast is livicated to Bob… Continue Reading


Dubwise Garage: Jacob Miller Killer Collectors Classic Vinyl and Live Mix

Our good friend Dubwise Garage has done it once again!  Press play to hear the wickedest Jacob “Killer” Miller Vinyl and Live Mix on the planet.  Dubwise goes deep to bring the heavy dread on ‘dis ya one… [vodpod id=Video.16466474&w=425&h=350&fv=]… Continue Reading