About the show
Playing tracks by
Alton Ellis, Lee Perry, The Wailing Souls, Gregory isaacs, Burning Spear and more.
with guest & co-host Roger Steffens on what became an annual year's end Midnight Dread special. This, the first 80 minutes of the 5th MD program, aired live on a very stormy early Christmas eve day, 12am Monday Dec. 24th, 1979. Doug & Roger discuss the end of the 70s, Ras Michael's 1st California shows, Reggae News, & play lots of conscious music. Midnight Dread debuted Sept. 30th, 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... -Press articles & clippings: http://www.midnightdread.com/PressPag... Midnight Dread full up website: http://www.midnightdread.com -Doug Wendt's live band: http://www.ghosttownsound.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Midnightdread