Listen to clips from the UK's first Black-owned pirate radio station

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  • The Letter Tape Series is out now on London label Death Is Not The End.
  • Listen to clips from the UK's first Black-owned pirate radio station image
  • London label and NTS Radio show Death Is Not The End has published clips of the UK's first Black-owned pirate radio station. The Letter Tape Series is a curated selection of audio from the Dread Broadcasting Corporation archives dating back over 40 years. The cassette is essentially an edited version of the label's NTS broadcast in 2018, including snippets of conversation and tracks spanning reggae, lovers rock and dub. The Dread Broadcasting Corporation, AKA Rebel Radio, was founded in 1980 by Leroy Anderson and remained on air until 1984. The Letter Tape Series is out now on limited release. Listen to clips via Boomkat.