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Bob Marley With A Bullet

ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE AUGUST 12, 1976 BY ED MCCORMACK I was turned on to this article, which originally appeared in Rolling Stone Magazine on August 12, 1976, by my friends at Bob Marley Magazine.  It’s a great story – a very interesting look at Bob Marley at his...
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Feel It In The One Drop

The importance of drumming, and of the drums, in reggae cannot be overstated.  If one were to describe a true reggae riddim as a house for example, the drums would make the foundation; the bass would make the structure; and everything else would be decorative.  The fact is...
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Natty Dread Album Review, November 1974

BLACK MUSIC NOVEMBER 1974 Bob Marley & The Wailers `Natty Dread` (Island ILPS 9281) Lively Up Yourself / No Woman No Cry / Belly Full (But We Hungry) / Rebel Music (Three O`Clock Road Block) / So Jah Seh/Natty Dread / Bend Down Low / Talkin Blues / Revolution:-...
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Bob Marley Interview 1978, Essex House

This interview with Bob was conducted at the Essex House in NYC by Basil Wilson in May 1978.  The interview was first published in Everybody’s Magazine in June/July 1978.  Give thanks to my friend Marco Virgona for sharing! http://futbolr.blogspot.com/2011/02/bob-marley-speaks-about-his-music.html
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Interview with Aston Barrett

So I ran across this interview with Aston Barrett from February 2011.  The interview was conducted by Jas Obrecht in Ann Arbor, Michigan-and I must give thanks because the interview is a stunner.  Read for yourself! Interview with Aston “Family Man” Barrett   6MFR75QQENTG
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