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  1. Happy 70th Birthday Bob Marley | Three Full ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | JamBase

    ... of the best full Bob Marley shows available on YouTube for your viewing pleasure. Let's start with Bob Marley & The Wailers' performance at Santa Barbara Bowl in Santa Barbara, California from November 25, 1979 during the Exodus tour: 1:Positive ...

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  2. Late Reggae Legend Bob Marley Would Have Been 70 Years Old TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Today marks what would have been Bob Marley 's 70th birthday. The lauded reggae singer died at the young age of 36 in May 1981 after a battle with cancer, but the music he left behind with his group The Wailers has influenced and inspired generations of other artists.

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  3. Daylight VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    This would have been Bob Marley's 70th birthday. As one might expect for Daylight Video, here he is with the Wailers performing "Get Up, Stand Up" in Leeds in 1973.

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  4. When the king 'crowned' the princeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... area, then a hub for the growing reggae industry. Brown grew up at nearby Orange Street. Marley and his group The Wailers were poised for an international breakthrough. Fifteen-year-old Brown was the boy wonder of reggae. Cole, Marley's former ...

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  5. The 'Gong' turns 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    From Kingston to Tel Aviv, fans around the world of will celebrate reggae legend Bob Marley's 70th birthday today. The dreadlocked wonder performed in many countries during his heyday, spreading his message of One Love.

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  6. Bob Marley: The prophet who never diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    ... 6, 1945, is one of the world's most recognisable musicians. We know about reggae because of him and his band, The Wailers. Bob Marley and The Wailers almost single-handedly brought the sweet sounds of reggae from the confines of the Trenchtown ...

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  7. Bob Marley's 70th birthday to be marked by local tribute, archival releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... out rare, previously unreleased material throughout the year. First up is the Feb. 17 release of Bob Marley & the Wailers' "Easy Skanking in Boston '78." The live recording is drawn from two performances at Boston's Music Hall on June 8, 1978. The ...

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  8. Celebrate Bob Marley's Birthday on Feb 6 with #Share1LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Guitar Player

    ... deluxe editions of his most memorable work. The first release will be available on February 17. The Bob Marley & The Wailers - Easy Skanking in Boston '78 album features two historic live shows from Boston's Music Hall, June 8, 1978. This new and ... 1 comment

  9. Bob Marley dies from cancer in 1981Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... king of reggae music, died yesterday in Cedars of Lebanon Hospital in Miami. Marley and the group which he led - the Wailers - were acclaimed for their fiery brand of reggae, a heavily political and religious blend of rock and pop music that ...

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  10. Reggae Bands Unite for Bob Marley Birthday BashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... got Bradshaw excited. "He's an amazing singer, number one," Bradshaw said. "For a time he was the frontman for The Wailers - Bob Marley's original band - so he's very familiar with Bob Marley's music. It just turned out that he's going to be in ...

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  11. So much to say about BobRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... plans to highlight versions of crucial events from his interviews with persons close to Marley and his band, The Wailers. These include, "How The Wailers got their name, the recording of Simmer Down, Smile Jamaica (1976 peace concert) and possible ...

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  12. Third World World Cafe LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Philly.com

    Third World has combined reggae with other forms of music, from R&B and pop to classical and African rhythms, becoming one of the most enduring and popular Jamaican bands in the world. NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 29: Stephen Coore of Third World performs during The Wailers 30th Anniversary Performance at The Apollo Theater on November 29, 2014 in New York City.

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  13. The Legend continues: Bob Marley would have been 70 this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... the anniversary of his birth this week, there are reissues and new recordings coming, including Bob Marley and the Wailers - Easy Skanking in Boston '78, a live set of the band at the height of their powers. There will be elebrations in England ...

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  14. P.O.D.: SoCal SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Christ Community Music

    SoCal Sessions by P.O.D. FOR FANS OF: Thousand Foot Krutch, Living Colour, Bob Marley & The Wailers Rating: 3 out of 5 Stars For the first time in its boundary breaking, multi-platinum selling career, San Diego's P.O.D. strip down its sound for unplugged re-workings of several hits and fan favorites, many of which are cast with an increasingly noticeable affinity for reggae. It's most certainly a shift from the band's hard rock origins and one that works with varying degrees of success , but in spite of the stylistic sidestep, the core strength of these songs and their statements remain in tact two decades down the line.

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  15. Bob Marley's Easy Skanking Boston '78 trailer revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Music-News.com

    ... highlight special treasures in both audio and video formats. The first release on the schedule is BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS--EASY SKANKING IN BOSTON '78. The new package, of completely unreleased material available for the first time in any format, ...

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  16. American Vinyl All-Star Band to play Fox Theater at FoxwoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... Dan), Barry Goudreau (formerly of Boston), Fran Sheehan (formerly of Boston) , Leroy "LRS" Romans (The Wailers/3rd World), Robert "Mousey" Thompson (James Brown), and Danny Beissel (Fosterchild). The American All-Star Vinyl Band plays covers of ...

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  17. Hail reggae's King and PrinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... and Bob Marley recorded for producer Clement 'Coxson' Dodd's Studio One early in their careers. As a member of The Wailers, Marley's hits at Studio One included Simmer Down and It Hurts to be Alone. No Man is an Island and If I Follow my Heart are ...

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  18. Selasee and The FaFa Family: Time For PeaceRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | All About Jazz

    West African palm wine music, by the 1920's, was morphed into highlife in the country of Ghana -becoming the country's most popular and identifiable genre-and is the core substance of Time For Peace . Led by Ghanian native Selasee Atiase, now residing in America, The FaFa Family delivers roots reggae inflected with a soft undercurrent of highlife, and heartfelt inspiration of gospel and soul.

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  19. Bob Marley 70th Birthday celebration seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Music-News.com

    ... deluxe editions of his most memorable work. The first release will be available on February 17. BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS ' EASY SKANKING IN BOSTON '78, features two historic live shows from Boston's Music Hall, June 8, 1978. Highlights of the ...

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  20. Off the Hill 1-29-15Read the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Los Alamos Monitor

    ... Behemoth and Cannibal Corpse. 7:30 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Sunshine Theater in Albuquerque. $25. A 13 and over show. The Wailers: A Bob Marley Birthday Celebration. 7 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Sunshine Theater in Albuquerque. $22. A 13 and over show. Through ...

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