Critics at the festival were almost unanimous in their praise of the film, directed by Oscar-winning documentary film-maker Kevin Macdonald (“One Day in September”, “The Last King of [...]
NPR posted a story on Saturday about Peter Tosh and his legacy before and after his time with The Wailers.
Tosh was of course a founding member of the original Wailers but had creative differences and felt too much focus was being put on Bob by Chris Blackwell which led him going his own way. [...]
A film charting the rise of Bob Marley and The Wailers to international stardom – made from footage shot in the early 1970s and lost for 30 years – is set to get its first public viewing.
The footage was shot by Esther Anderson and shows practice and personal moments at Island House, then Island [...]
“Punky Reggae Party” was a B-side to Bob Marley & The Wailers’ “Jammin” single recorded and released in heyday of Punk rock – 1977 (coincidentally the year of my birth as well). It also had the distinction of not appearing on any proper studio album.
The song was written by Bob Marley after being exposed [...]
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