Included here is an audio recording of a rehearsal session from 1978 as the band prepares for their summer 1978 tour of Europe. Also included is a Boston Globe feature interview with Marley by journalist Steve Morse.
Included here with this post are several peculiar things. First up a Jah Raver EXCLUSIVE! As we celebrate Lee “Scratch” Perry’s 80th birthday this month, today we share an unreleased studio rehearsal tape. Simply titled “Scratch Rehearsal,” the tape was… Continue Reading
Included here is a playlist of recorded audio tracks from a Bob Marley and the Wailers rehearsal at Tuff Gong Studios, May 1, 1980. Having returned from Zimbabwe one month earlier the band is deep in preparation for the summer… Continue Reading
Today I am sharing an excellent audio recording of a Bob Marley and the Wailers rehearsal session that occurred on April 31, 1978 at Criteria Recording Studios in Miami, FL. Just a week earlier, on April 22, 1978, Bob Marley… Continue Reading
Here is a great tape featuring Bob Marley and the Wailers in rehearsal at Tuff Gong Studios 1979. Listen closely to “Zimbabwe” where you can hear the random people hanging at the studio sing along with Bob. Also, the 21-minute… Continue Reading
Included here is an EXCLUSIVE mix of rare demos, alternates, dubs, and rehearsal outtakes from 1979/1980. Coming in from the Cold (Dennis Thompson Dub Mix) [6:27] Real Situation Demo [5:31] Bad Card (Tuff Gong Rehearsal 1980) [2:33] We and Dem… Continue Reading
Included here is a rare rehearsal session outtake from Tuff Gong studios circa 1979. “Ride Natty Ride” is a track from the Survival LP. Bob Marley and the Wailers performed this tune live throughout the 1979 Survival tour. Here is a… Continue Reading
Here is an EXCLUSIVE that you will only find here at the MIDNIGHT RAVER BLOG! As I have said before, Bim Sherman may be the best singer to ever emerge from Jamaica in my generation. His voice is so haunting and… Continue Reading