10-17-2014 S420126

Playlist for 10-17-2014 S420126
 
     The music heard on Dread of Night comes from a myriad of sources – a lot of vinyl (45s, LPs, EPs, 12″ 45s, dub plates, one offs, previews, promos, test pressings & specials), cassettes (still a popular medium in JA), CDs, MP3s, DATs (a disappointing medium that is dissolving faster than any analog-based medium I’ve ever used) & vintage reel-to-reel analog recordings (always threatening to instantly become a pile of rust dust). There may even be a few wire recordings in a back corner of the vault, but there are some things man is not meant to know so I seldom venture back there.  The program airs selections from a half century of collecting Jamaican or Jamaican-inspired music. Much of this isn’t readily available elsewhere. Some of it is quite rare & obscure. It’s my distinct pleasure to share it with you.  With each show I’ll endeavor to list song titles though occasionally I may well be vexed to recall just what did come next. 
 
Blood & Fire Sampler – ‘Heavyweight Sounds’
 
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones – “The Impression That I Get”
 
The Skatalites – ‘Magic Star Triptik’
 
The Specials – “Stand Up”, “Call Me Names” & “Running Away”
 
Prince Buster & the Skatalites – “King of Kings”
 
The Selector – “The Selector”
 
Reel Big Fish – “Trendy”
 
Ziggy Marley – “Fallen Is Babylon”
 
Easy Star All-Stars – “Money” (Alchemy Remix)
 
Dennis Brown – “Money In My Pocket” 
 
Reality Souljahs Meet The Rockers Disciple – “The Good, The Bad & The Ugly”
 
Mungo’s Hi Fi & Top Cat – “Herbalist”
 
Lutan Fyah – “Keep Up The Fight”
 
Luciano – “Praise Rastafari”
 
Jah Cure – “My Love”
 
Dub Syndicate – “Private I”, “Secret Laboratory” featuring Lee Perry (Rootah version)  
                           
                                                          & “Mafia” featuring Bim Sherman
 
Bob Marley & The Wailers – “Top Ranking” demo recording
 
Peter Tosh – “Bush Doctor” live
 
Skrillex – “First of the Year”
 
OSC – “Dreadlok”
 
Hopeton Lewis – “Boom Shacka-Lacka”

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