“Duppy can’t frighten duppy!” The more you live is the more you learn. Rude boy ska. Coming in from the cold dub. Keep on moving. Mash it down material world. Old broom. Do good. The tide is high. You’re my people. Natty screw face. Screwface.
Screwface underground. Some guys have all the luck. Barnabas Collins. Vampire. Dracula. Babylon system. 5 nights of bleeding. “Outside the rebels were freezing cold.”
Desmond Dekker. Gladiators. Bob Marley. Bunny Wailer. Jimmy Cliff. The Arrows. Freddie McGregor. Gregory Isaacs. Judy Mowatt. Yvonne Harrison. The Wailers. Toots & The Maytals. Junior Tucker. Lone Ranger. Peter Tosh. Linton Kwesi Johnson. “We’ve been taken for granted much too long. Rebel.”
Appearing for the first time since the night of its original broadcast. Featuring quotations from Carl Gayle’s Jah Ugliman plus music including The Screwface Trilogy and a Midnight Attack of The Vampires as well as the debut of Bob’s new “Coming In From The Cold Dub” 7″ and Judy Mowatt’s best single ever “You’re My People”. Tell the children the truth. Radio is the messenger.
Last time’s 33 years ahead program. Dreadcasting over the air since 1979 & online since 1996 dreader 21st Century Midnight Dread programs air daily at 12am including replays often heard in his Best of All Worlds high noon slot and where one can also become conscious at 6am with the indigenous sounds of Native Son Rising, all curated by Doug everyday, all times Pacific. Many more Midnight Dread sights & sounds here and on this blog’s Midnight Dread page. Go deh. All of dem.