Our sincere wishes for a speedy healing to Michael “Mikey Dread” Campbell (pictured above), who announced that he’s being treated for a brain tumor. Campbell is undergoing chemotherapy at Duke University hospital in North Carolina. Earlier this year, he celebrated the 30th anniversary of his pioneering Jamaican radio program, and welcomed the birth of a son. The singer and DJ still runs his own Dread at the Controls Records and famously recorded with The Clash. Read more »
So Brooklyn's Black Dice has stepped away from DFA to further its musical endeavors with Animal Collective’s Paw Tracks imprint, but the arty trio hasn’t lost any of its magic in the transition, as suggested by some upcoming North American stops in support of the recently-released Load Blown.
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