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MIDNITE RAVER’S Picks so Far-I for 2013

If you are looking for some new roots, rock, reggae to vibe on, here are 5 new albums that I can recommend to my readers without reservation: 1. KAYA (Deluxe Edition) by Bob Marley and the Wailers (Tuff Gong) 2. Yellowman – Young, Gifted, and Yellow (VP) 3....
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New Dub Gabriel Album Out Today!

DUB GABRIEL NEW ALBUM OUT TODAY! Raggabass Resistance is the groundbreaking 4th album release from critically acclaimed Ragga/Dubstep producer, Dub Gabriel. Three years in the making and spanning multiple continents, he has been on an epic bass-fueled journey that saw him enlist the support of an incredible crew...
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MIDNIGHT RAVER’s Album Pick Of The Week

‘Reggae Music Will Mad UnU’ by Sinbad w/ production by Frenchie! Here is what our good friend and journalist John Masouri has to say about the album: “Reggae Music Will Mad Unu heralds the return of a legendary Jamaican pioneer from the early days of dancehall, when artistes...
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New Pressure Sounds Vinyl: The Return of Captain Sinbad

Just received my copy of Captain Sinbad’s ‘Reggae Music Will Mad Unu,’ his first LP in more than 30 years.  Captain Sinbad made his reputation on local sound-systems before transferring his talents to the studio. By the time he started having hits he’d learnt his craft inside out,...
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Pick Of The Week: ‘Wiser Dread’ (Nighthawk, 1981)

Now this compilation is a true classic among classics.  An album that’s been out-of-print since I’m 10 years old.  ‘Wiser Dread,’ a reggae-rastafari compilation album produced by Robert Schoenfeld & Leroy Pierson of Nighthawk Records and mixed by Bunny Wailer/Sylvan Morris, was pressed on the Nighthawk label in 1981.  It was the very...
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Junior Marvin albums hit online stores tomorrow!

Julian ‘Junior’ Marvin’s first dub album titled ‘Junior Marvin:  Lion to Zion Dub’  mixed by our good friend and “mixologist  to the stars” Jim Fox of  Lion & Fox Recording Studios, Washington DC, will hit online stores tomorrow, February 6, 2013 (of course the birthday of blessed king Bob Marley). ...
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Midnight Raver’s Selection Mix: Barrington Levy

VP Records has outdone itself with Barrington Levy:  Reggae Anthology:  Sweet Reggae Music.  This 2 CD set is stock full of those heavy riddims that we cut our teeth on as reggae fans.  Familiar tunes like “Shaolin Temple,” “Mary Long Tongue,” “Poor Man Style,” and “Black Roses” showcase Levy’s unmistakeable wail...
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