First posted to Midnight Raver back in April 2013, these rare photos are from Bob Marley and the Wailers’ performance at the Santa Barbara County Bowl on May 31, 1976. The photos were taken by photographer Terry Remick. These photos were… Continue Reading
In terms of spiritual significance, few dates compete with April 21, 1966, in the hearts of Rastafari. Celebrated by the faithful the world over as Grounation Day, it marks the visit to Jamaica by the Emperor of Ethiopia, Haile Selassie… Continue Reading
Bob Marley and the Wailers played the Crystal Palace Garden Party series on June 7, 1980 along with Joe Jackson and the Average White Band. Included here are several photos from the show by photographer Pete Still as well as… Continue Reading
MIDNIGHT RAVER recently obtained 90 photo negatives of Bob Marley and the Wailers performing live at Jaap Edenhal, Netherlands on June 13, 1976. The photos, taken by photographer LEX VAN ROSSEN (1940-2007), document Marley performing in the Netherlands for the… Continue Reading
On June 4th, 1979 Peter Tosh played to 50,000 spectators at the PinkPop Festival, which was held in Geleen, Limburg, Netherlands. CLICK HERE to read Fred’s recent post about PinkPop 1979. MIDNIGHT RAVER recently obtained more than 100 black &… Continue Reading
On Saturday, November 29, 2014, the Wailers band led by original bassist Aston “Family Man” Barrett, will play the legendary Apollo Theater in Harlem, NYC 35 years after Bob Marley and the Wailers made their debut at the historic venue… Continue Reading
Great piece from Rolling Stone, March 29, 2014. Photographer Dennis Morris shares his memories of a close working relationship with the global superstar. Click the image to read.
Photographer Syphilia Morgenstierne published a little-known book titled REGGAE in 1979. The book was published only in Norwegian and summarized Morgenstierne’s first trip to Jamaica in 1978 at the age of 25. In my opinion, these rare images are the most stunning photos I’ve ever seen… Continue Reading
Daily Express November 5, 1983 Give thanks to my good friends Enrique ‘Kikewas’ Cabrera Romano and Josetxo Mintegi (www.bob-marley.es) for the photos and Fred P. for the press clipping.
I just read a great story by author David Meerman Scott at The Huffington Post and decided to share it here. He took several historic photos at Bob Marley‘s final show at the Stanley Theater in Pittsburgh, PA on September… Continue Reading