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Bob Marley brings prisoners for Palma

Bob Marley brings prisoners for Palma Jamaica Gleaner September 12, 2012 According to the following interview with musician Triston Palmer, Bob Marley played a show in Jamaica to memorialize deceased leader of the Shower Posse gang, Claudie Massop.  This show has been rumored by archivists and collectors, so it is...
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Natty Dread Makes History: One Love Peace Concert, 1978 Part II

It’s January 1978 and Jamaica’s political parties The Jamaica Labor Party (JLP) headed by Edward Seaga, and Michael Manley‘s People’s National Party (PNP) are engaged in a bloody political civil war. Upon his election as Prime Minister of Jamaica in 1972, Michael Manley pursued a socialist agenda intended to redistribute...
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