Ian Pye catalogues the trials and tribulations in the rise of reggae’s newest star…
The following 5-part feature was published in the September/October 1977 New York Times Magazine.
AllHipHop.com recently had the opportunity to speak with 8X Grammy winner and the second eldest son of Bob Marley, Stephen “Ragga” Marley. Calling in from his studio in Miami, Florida, we chopped it up about, among other things, his new… Continue Reading
Included here is perhaps the most magical video footage ever recorded of Bob Marley. My good friend Dermot Hussey filmed Marley rehearsing at Tuff Gong Studios on May 1, 1980. The footage was recorded for a television show that Hussey… Continue Reading
“The king of reggae performed in Philadelphia forty years ago. Electric Factory Concerts brought him to the Tower Theater for two sets on April 23, 1976, one at 7:30 and one at 11 p.m. Marley was just about to release Rastaman Vibration,… Continue Reading
You heard it from Raver first. DC massive listen up…Listen up…Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley will play a show at the 300-seat Hamilton at 14th and F Streets, NW, Washington, DC on September 18, 2016. The show, which will be produced… Continue Reading
Bob Marley and the Wailers performed at London’s Hammersmith Odeon on June 16, 1976 in support of the Rastaman Vibration album. Rock journalist Charles Shaar Murray wrote about the show in the June 26, 1976 issue of New Musical Express.… Continue Reading
Ziggy Marley discusses life and music on Morning Becomes Eclectic, a daily radio show broadcast from the KCRW studios in Santa Monica, CA.
Dre Island is uber-impressive in his live UK debut…
Included here are photos of Bob Marley and the Wailers performing live at the Schaefer Music Festival in New York’s Central Park on June 18, 1975.