Tag: Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers

‘His Own Man:’ Ziggy Marley interview, Musician, July 1, 1989

This great article by Alan di Perna finds Ziggy Marley at Compass Point recording studios with producers Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth crafting what would become an exemplary album – ‘One Bright Day.‘  The interview was published in Musician magazine on July 1, 1989.  This is the only article I’ve read which includes quotes from […]


Ziggy Marley to release new album

Five-time Grammy winner and reggae icon Ziggy Marley is set to release his new live album Ziggy Marley Live exclusively on iTunes on December 18th.  According to his website www.ziggymarley.com, a worldwide physical and digital release date is set for December 18, 2012 via Tuff Gong Worldwide.  Recorded throughout Ziggy’s Wild and Free 2012 tour, […]


Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers “Pains of Life” / “Look Who’s Dancing” 7″ vinyl (Virgin)

“This song is for all the children Jah said, if you ain’t like a child You can’t enter Mt. Zion” So I received a batch of new 7″ vinyl 45s today, which I’ve ripped digitally so that I can share here at the MIDNIGHT RAVER BLOG.  The first is a great sounding Ziggy Marley and […]


Classic Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers Videos

Sunsplash 1991 Arsenio Hall 1989 “Conscious Party” in Jamaica “Sugar Pie” Sunsplash 1981 “Head Top” 1993 “Rebel In Disguise” 1993 “Look Who’s Dancing” 1989 “One Bright Day”, Frankfurt, 1992 “We Propose” Palladium, 1987 “All Love” 1989


Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers Live at The Metro, Boston, MA April 6, 1988

I am working diligently on my next entry.  I hope to have it ready for posting by the end of the week.  Until then, I leave you with a recording of a Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers show from Boston 1988.  This show was performed while the band was on tour supporting their major label […]

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