Yvad, legend: Freddie McGregor
LION and FOX studio session tracking for up coming Releases
Date : May 20, 2003
has just finished mixing their new album, "BAYANGA".
the last days of mixing in the studio, producer, Doctor Dread and musical
director, Eduardo Cabra were honored when an old friend stopped by to say
Steffens. This new album is soon to be released on RAS
records. It was recorded at Playbach Studios in Puerto Rico by
Carlos Melendez and mixed at LION and FOX Studios in Washington
massive energy from Puerto Rico. It's gonna be big.
you are looking to assemble a serious
reggae collection, then these five
titles should be at the top of your
list. Jacob Miller . . . Tenor Saw . . .
Hugh Mundell . . . these legendary names
produced some of the heaviest, most
spiritual reggae ever committed to disc.
RAS brings you the absolute pinnacle of
their achievements with these superbly
mastered and packaged editions. Crucial
releases for both the casual fan and the
livicated listener, these classics are
not to be missed! Pillars
Dean Fraser, Ambassador Bernal, Doctor Dread
at LION and FOX Recording Studios USA. May 22,
Ambassador to the US,
Dr. Bernal is one of Dean Fraser's biggest fans.
So it was an exciting moment of mutual admiration
when the Ambasssdor stopped by the recording
studio to meet with, Dean
Fraser. Dean was recording for producer Doctor
Dread and will be performing on an up-coming RAS
Records, Reggae For Kids CD.
Fraser, and Doctor Dread working together in the recording studio, July
5th, 2000. On the new Reggae For Kids - Movie Classics RAS-3258.
The Latest from Doctor Dread - April 2, 2001
The Latest from Doctor Dread
- March 27, 2000
The Latest from Doctor Dread - December 15, 1999
The Latest from Doctor Dread - October 13, 1999
RAS Records' Dr. Dread receives a Lifetime Achievement Award!
On February 29, Gary Himelfarb, a.k.a. Dr. Dread, was honored with the
prestigious "Lifetime Achievement Award." The award,
sponsored by Air Jamaica, was presented to him by the ARMA Reggae Music
Awards in Washington, DC. In 1998, RAS Records was the recipient of the
"One Love-Bob Marley Award," and in 1997 was deemed
"Producer of the Year." The award ceremony and dance, held at
the Ascot Nightclub, was well-attended by the RAS Crew and area
radio and media personalities as well as acclaimed Roots Radics bassist
Flabba Holt and Junior Marvin! The former Wailer graciously sang a few
Marley tunes to warm the audience up for DC's own DKGB. Congratulations
to Dr. Dread for being given the evening's highest award- well
20 Years with RAS
20 Year promo is a collection of some of
the best tracks from RAS Records' 20
years of top quality reggae releases.
Includes songs from Yellowman, Gregory
Isaacs, Black Uhuru, Tiger, Don Carlos,
Freddie McGregor, Israel Vibration, Bunny
Wailer, Bob Marley and more!
releases are available at finer record