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Lee “Scratch” Perry Upsets BBC Radio!

Upsetter Lee “Scratch” Perry takes over the board at BBC Radio for a 90-minute dub exorcism of the airwaves. The legendary and hugely influential Jamaican record producer Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry takes over the 6 Music controls in the 6 Mix show slot. Perry has enjoyed a long and...
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Exclusive! Lee Perry USA Tour Dates!

Jamaica’s legendary dub & reggae innovator/inventor Lee “Scratch” Perry backed by NYC dub and bass specialists Subatomic Sound System will embark on a Western USA tour @ Coachella on Friday, April 12 (and again on April 19). Includes Selector UK on select dates. Expect classic rootical dub reggae...
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The Lee “Scratch” Perry interview, NME, 1994

I have said it before here, and I will say it again:  the undisputed King of Reggae is Lee “Scratch” Perry.  Here is an interview circa 1984. LEE ‘SCRATCH’ PERRY interview – a classic from the NME circa 1984. A surprisingly lucid look at the Black Ark, Bob...
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‘San Francisco Dubwise,’ Black Echoes, August 1, 1981

From the archives of MIDNIGHT RAVER BLOG contributor Doug Wendt AKA ‘MIDNIGHT DREAD,’ comes a very early story on an emerging subgenre of sound called ‘DUB.’ Please visit MIDNIGHT DREAD at his website ( for deep reggae archives.  Also, please visit his Facebook page also.  Give thanks to...
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