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“WACKIES IS MY LIFE” VOCALS & DUBS (A MIDNIGHT RAVER MIX)

This one-of-a-kind Wackies tribute contains some of the most legendary reggae vocals and dubs ever recorded on American soil.  Jamaica said it couldn’t be done.  You could never again create that deep, spiritual, rootsy sound and vibe outside of Jamaica.  Native Jamaican Lloyd “Bullwackie” Barnes and his loyal...
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Wackies 7s. 10s, and 12s

Here are more Wackies selections from the MIDNIGHT RAVER archives.  I’m a mad Wackies collector so if anyone is looking to unload any originals hit me at midnightraverblog@gmail.com. Wackies always had the most soulful female singers.  More than any other label, Wackies represented female singers always and every...
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Chosen Brothers “March Down Babylon” plus Version (Wackies)

Another heavy, heavy roots tune from Wackies House of Music.  Would you expect anything different from Bullwackie?  Heaviest riddims on the planet.  Harder than the best.  Roots reggae done inna NYC stylee. Recognize the riddim?  “Handsworth Revolution“ aka “Revolution” riddim by Steel Pulse slowed to a crawl.
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Mikey Dread: King At The Controls

  I specifically chose Mikey Dread for our logo because his spirit is alive here at MIDNIGHT RAVER BLOG.  He was the greatest selecta that ever lived.  He never selected anything but the strongest, the heaviest, the dopest tracks to play on his legendary radio show ‘Dread At The Controls.’  He...
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Bob Marley: Better Off Dread

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As we continue to share with you articles documenting the life of Bob Marley, I am pleased to report that I finally got my hands on a near-mint copy of the Smash Hits issue which was published on August 7, 1980. The interview occurs just one month prior to The...
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