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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 (www.midnightdread.com) for deep reggae archives.  Also, please visit his Facebook page also.  Give thanks to...
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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 the show for www.worldareggae.com, which I will share...
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