Bob Marley interview, The Berkeley Barb, Oakland, 1976

Peter van Arnhem Contributing Editor As we continue to mark the 70th anniversary of Bob Marley we share with you a rarely circulated interview which catches Marley in Oakland, CA.  The interview was conducted by Jeff Cathrow and Eugenia Polos… Continue Reading


Bob Marley and the Wailers Live at the Paramount Theater, 1975

I came across this concert poster for a show that Bob Marley and the Wailers played on July 8, 1975 at Oakland’s Paramount Theater.  The opener for the show was the soulful Martha Reeves. This is the first time I’ve ever… Continue Reading


Midnight Dread Radio Show # 3 – 33 (rpm) years ago today!

Today we have another vital contribution from the MIDNIGHT DREAD! Doug just mastered this Midnight Dread bay area program off its chromium ‘boss bass’ cassette from early this morning 33 years ago today when Bob Marley was about to play… Continue Reading