Volcano Sound vinyl singles

Included here are several vinyl selections from Junjo Lawes’ Volcano Sound label. First up is Johnny Osbourne’s “Ice Cream Love.”  Be sure to check Scoth Bonnet’s recent recut and the killer deejay version “No Water Down Ting.” Up next we… Continue Reading


Raver Reviews: ‘Dread Prophecy: The Strange and Wonderful Story of Yabby You’

On February 16, 2015 Shanachie Entertainment will release the long-anticipated ‘Dread Prophecy: The Strange and Wonderful Story of Yabby You’ a three-disc box set in “long” digipak format. The set features the transformational roots reggae music of Vivian Jackson AKA… Continue Reading


Titans Clash, BMW’s Uprising on the way, Silicon Chip Africa Starship inna Midnight Dread Radio Show #26, KTIM June 30th 1980

The summer of 1980. A time when Bob Marley and John Lennon were still on earth for a bit while longer, the last summer they’d both see, a time before Reagan was elected, a time when Thatcher should have aerated… Continue Reading


Mikey Dread Salute, Live Tosh & Toots + seven inch gems in Midnight Dread #21

Here’s Peter Tosh live at The Roxy in L.A. in 1979 plus Toots & The Maytals live just a few days before this 33 years ahead Midnight Dread aired its fierce radio show Mikey Dread Salute on KTIM, the natty… Continue Reading


Yabby You & Michael Prophet Rare Vocals & Dub Mix

Today we have a solid roots reggae and dub mix for you featuring a Vivian Jackson AKA ‘Yabby You’ production of rare Michael Prophet vocals and dub.  Heavy, heavy roots reggae here from ‘Jesus Dread’ skip church, sit back with… Continue Reading