Black Uhuru feat. Junior Reid, Live, Sunsplash San Carlos, CA 1986

Here is a very rare performance by Black Uhuru featuring Junior Reid on lead vocals.  After being dropped by Island Records, Michael Rose leaves Black Uhuru and is replaced by Waterhouse singer Junior Reid who leaves his group Voice of… Continue Reading


“Midnight & Time For What You’ve Been Waiting For…

…The Sound of The Century, The Midnight Dread” -The Mikey Dread custom-made Midnight Dread stingers & jingles abound (like the signature phrase above) in this 33 years ahead classic progressive reggae radio show debuting on Midnight Raver ’round midnight just… Continue Reading


Bob Marley and the Wailers: Reggae Sunsplash 1979

You might be wondering why I’m posting so many press articles lately.  Belive me when I tell you that, with regard to press articles, what I have posted on the blog since it’s launch is only the tip of the… Continue Reading


The Gladiators w/ Israel Vibration Live Reggae Sunsplash 1982

This is one of those rare moments when everything comes together just right resulting in one of the more memorable live reggae recordings of the past 50 years. GLADIATORS LIVE WITH ISRAEL VIBRATION REGGAE SUNSPLASH WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4TH, 1982 JARRETT PARK,… Continue Reading


Lucky Dube “Back To My Roots” Sunsplash ’91, Montego Bay, JA

A very memorable performance by the late Lucky Dube at Reggae Sunsplash 1991.  There were a ton of great performances that year including Cocoa Tea, Maxi Priest and Shabba, Third World, Barrington Levy, Gregory Isaacs, Dennis Brown, and a stunning… Continue Reading