Rastafari Drumming plus An Interview with Cedric Brooks, 1976

Included here are several featured articles from the Jamaica Journal, the official publication of the Institute of Jamaica.  The first is a fascinating look at Rastafari drumming, with a rare look into the cultural and spiritual music brought to Kingston,… Continue Reading


Rastafari musical artifacts lost in fire: What you can do to help

MIDNIGHT RAVER LAUNCHES FUNDRAISER TO AID IN RESTORATION CLICK HERE TO MAKE A DONATION! We at MIDNIGHT RAVER got word several days ago that drums and other historical artifacts used in the birth of Jamaica’s popular music were destroyed in… Continue Reading