Playing tracks by
Wailing Souls, Alton Ellis, Nicodemus, Mighty Diamonds, Sir Coxsone and more.
This show was 11th in the global ska chart and 57th in the global dub chart.
Unissued Wailers "Small Axe" mix appears. Atarra, featuring Joe Higgs & Wailing Souls, unleash "Brimstone & Fire". Regular co-pilot Mikey Dread is joined by cameos from acapella Wailing Souls, as well as Pipe, Nicodemus, Alton Ellis, Michael Smith & Judy Mowatt. The Congos ominously sing "Under the midnight moon, she nearly meet her doom". Plus top music from Sir Coxsone, Burning Spear, Delton Screechie, Moa Ambessa, Early Brown, The Jamaicans, Prince Buster, etc. Ranking Dread keeps his mouth shut... -Midnight Dread was dreadcast from San Francisco's KFOG, KQAK, KUSF, plus KTIM in Marin and KPFA & KECG in Berkeley, 1970s - 2000s. MidnightDread.com also has new shows as well as highlights from all of 1984 when MD moved to KQAK 'The Quake' in San Francisco. -additional mixcloud page: https://www.mixcloud.com/DougWendt/ Please join & like Midnight Dread's page here: www.facebook.com/MidnightDread & see other excellent posts. Roger Steffens say "One of America’s greatest all time djs."-