Doctor Dread (Gary Himelfarb)

Johanna Lawshea

Doctor Dread (Gary Himelfarb) has committed his life to producing reggae music and releasing it on his label, RAS Records. He has become one of the world’s foremost reggae producers, and has worked with almost all the genre’s icons. He even founded his own line of Jamaican food items, Doctor Dread’s Famous Jamaican Jerk Products. The Half That’s Never Been Told: The Real-Life Reggae Adventures of Doctor Dread (Akashic) is a must-read Rasta ride for anyone interested in reggae music, Jamaican culture, and the colorful characters that created an unforgettable scene.