Bigmikeydread Reggae Radio
Podcasts of Bigmikeydread's Radio Show. Big Mikey Dread aka Mike Murphy plays Jamaican Music from the 1950s to the Present day. Mento, Ska, Rocksteady, Early Reggae, Roots Reggae, Dub, Dancehall, Modern Roots, Ragga and a whole heap more, including informative chat and enthusiastic sillyness. This podcast is downloaded in Jamaica all over the Caribbean and everywhere from China to Iceland, Africa and Peru!

Past Shows

08/22/2008 | Download File 59.56 MB -right click to download

Mega Melange, the non chat mix up.. I'm giving the gums a rest this time, with some sweet sounds to massage your ear 'oles like! Enjoy this non chat, non stop tune fest, dipping rocksteady wise, and a few gem sounds from my old days... Tracks are as follows - Track list - Johnny Osbourne - Rude Boys

08/07/2008 | Download File 84.34 MB -right click to download

Iced Gems from the Vaults Just tunes that turn me on, no not in some kinky sexual way, but ones that have had me dancing all over the house on those all too rare occassions when you find a new tune that really stands out as something special. Mainly 7" selections, with a few tracks from Lps. This po

07/24/2008 | Download File 54.02 MB -right click to download

Mash It Up Rewind Special Mid June and you would have found Ian Causer of House of Reggae, Bigmikeydread, John the Baldhead Selector and Penny Reel playing a few tunes at The Lark in the Park, Islington, London, England. The following is a selection of some of those tunes, and ones that unfortunatel

05/29/2008 | Download File 28.82 MB -right click to download

Joe Higgs Special Pt.2 Joe Higgs, sublime singer and lyricist. Part two of a Joe Higgs Special, exploring later Joe Higgs productions. If you've never heard Mr. Higgs, this is the show that's going to convince you that he's a Reggae Great if there ever was one! If you want to check out his later pro

04/22/2008 | Download File 75.10 MB -right click to download

Crazy Alphabet Soup Always looking for a theme, however spurious, this one is based on the first letter of every artists name... simple really and a good excuse for having this much fun. Tune in for a fun and hopefully funny show! Suggestions for an X on a postcard please. This show is extra long at

04/02/2008 | Download File 38.23 MB -right click to download

Hi everyone, thanks for checking in to Bigmikeydread Reggae Radio here on Facebook, here's a little treat for y'all. Now, you may like Dub, Dark Brooding Roots, or sweet vocal rocksteady, but one thing is virtually guarenteed, if you like sounds from inna Jamdown, you'll probably like Ska, so it see

03/17/2008 | Download File 53.65 MB -right click to download

Joe Higgs Special Pt.1 Joe Higgs, sublime singer and lyricist. Part one of a Joe Higgs Special, exploring early to Mid Joe Higgs productions. Including material by Higgs and Wilson. Ska, Rocksteady, Early and Mid Golden Age Reggae! Vocal coach to the Wailers, featuring a couple of rarities... listen

02/06/2008 | Download File 68.68 MB -right click to download

Bedroom Mazurka Back to 'normal' business with this Podcast of the Bigmikeydread Reggae Radio Show, vintage slackness, Ska, Rocksteady, Dancehall, Early Reggae, sillyness, sound effects... and shennanigans! Look out for the genuine Jamaican adverts, bits n' Bobs and Odds n' Sods! Strangely I never d

01/07/2008 | Download File 88.08 MB -right click to download

Ganja - Special This continuous mix n' minimal chat show show is chock full of Reggae Music references to The 'herb', much like last month's thematically organised show ... you will notice that all the tunes herein following a rather obvious principal! Tracks are as follows - Barrington Levy - Under

12/08/2007 | Download File 91.51 MB -right click to download

Who Is The Daddy? - Special This show is dedicated to my son, Michael Cavan Murphy, born 14th of October this year... you will notice that all the tunes herein following a rather obvious thematic principal! Tracklist.....> Johnny Ringo - Push Lady Push The Wailers - Diamond Baby The Silvertones - Wh


Active Subscribers