Playing tracks by
Michael Smith, Dennis Brown, Alton Ellis, Eek-A-Mouse, Johnny Osbourne and more.
with guest & co-host Roger Steffens for our 3rd annual year's end Midnight Dread special. Roger talks about Marley's song he set for release upon his passing. Doug & Roger play a few seasonal tunes then it's all killer-no filler 1981 in review with great tracks & artists, new & old. The Mighty Diamonds sing live over an unusual niyahbingi rhythm. Midnight Dread debuted 9/30/1979, usually appearing every two weeks late Sundays before going weekly in 1980. It moved to San Francisco's KQAK The Quake in March 1984. Broadcast regularly from San Francisco's KUSF & KFOG into the 1990s, Midnight Dread now airs new shows daily: http://worldOneradio.org/ 12am Pacific Time -More information & other archived programs: http://www.midnightdread.com/midnight.html -Press articles & clippings: http://www.midnightdread.com/PressPage3.html Midnight Dread full up website: http://www.midnightdread.com -Doug Wendt's live band: http://www.ghosttownsound.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Midnightdread