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  1. Aesthetically ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Insight News

    ... of followers across the United States. Born in Birmingham, expect to hear comedy from a Southern perspective. The Wailers are living legends. Former backing band to Bob Marley, the group reformed after Marley's untimely passing. Expect to hear ...


  2. Graeme Goodall: Audio engineer who became a crucial figure in reggae...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | The Independent

    ... only professional recording operation, Goody worked with every significant Jamaican artist of the era, including the Wailers, the Skatalites and Jimmy Cliff. The producers Duke Reid, Coxsone Dodd and Prince Buster also made their early releases at ...


  3. The Dan who cooked for BobRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... of Israel three years later. Henry said he first met Marley in 1972 in London. Marlen was then a member of The Wailers and hung out at the Four Aces Club, a popular spot for reggae artistes. After four years with Marley and his band, Dan quit the ...


  4. Reggae stars warm up to BiibibaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 |

    Some of the nation's most active reggae musicians will be in action at the La Pleasure Beach in Accra on Wednesday, March 4 when the Biibiba band celebrates its 31st anniversary. It was in 1984 that Ghanaian singer, composer and drummer, Chris Kyere and his German-born bassist wife, Micha, formed the Biibiba band in Germany.


  5. Sizzla strums on classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... of him playing instruments," Moore told Splash. Sizzla played guitar or bass on Tenement Yard, Moore's take on The Wailers' Thank you Lord, Half Pint's Dancing Mood (made popular by Delroy Wilson) and Hezron's version of Alton Ellis' Black Man's ...


  6. Bob Marley Heirs Prevail In Longrunning Legal Battle Over Image RightsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 |

    ... y (15). He died from cancer in 1981, aged 36. On 2nd October 1979, Bob Marley released the album 'Survival' with The Wailers, which received moderate reviews from music critics. In the same year, the...


  7. Drum Roll for Sly, CarlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... said of Dunbar, now 62. Barrett made the One Drop sound (originated by Winston Grennan) famous as a member of The Wailers, Bob Marley's backing band. "As drummer with Bob Marley and the Wailers, Carlton's beat is heard on the best-loved reggae ...


  8. No pay, no game - Unprofessional behaviour of artistes chases away major record labelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... brought under the microscope. According to the man who has represented icons like Beres Hammond, Gregory Isaacs, The Wailers, Peter Tosh, Ziggy Marley, Sugar Minott, among others, during his career, Jamaican artistes need to be taught proper ...


  9. 'Dangerously Roots' consistent with August Town journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... acknowledging what The Sunday Gleaner has deduced, that it is heavily influenced by his two years travels with The Wailers through South America and many other places (Stephenson says, "there is no such thing as conventional reggae markets with The ...


  10. Bringing the Caribbean beach to CoombsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Parksville Qualicum News

    ... The group's sound pays homage to classic '70s & '80s Jamaican reggae (such as that played by Bob Marley and the Wailers and other artists on Jamaica's Studio One label) mixed with a modern rootsy Canadian feel. Cleary said this mix reflects ...


  11. Tonight in live music: Al Di Meola, The Wailers, Gulf Shores, Nate Najar QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... sophomore album along with various other selections. (Capitol Theatre, Clearwater) The Wailers with Rusted Root Bob Marley originally brought together musical compatriots Peter Tosh, Bunny Wailer, Aston "Family Man" Barrett ...


  12. SoundCheck: The Wailers, Clearwater Sea-Blues Festival among top live music picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    Ah, that time of year when we fight over Bob Marley's legacy has come again. With a show from "the Original Wailers" already on the Jannus books for April, "the Wailers" arrive today to bring all kinds of confusion.


  13. The American Vinyl All Star Band Headlining Foxwoods CasinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 |

    ... Bothers/Steely 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), this all-star line up is scheduled to ...


  14. Gays caused J'can music to sufferRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Gleaner

    The manager, who has worked with a long list of icons including Beres Hammond, Gregory Isaacs, The Wailers, Peter Tosh, Ziggy Marley, Sugar Minott and Luciano, was speaking to The STAR at the recently concluded International Reggae Conference hosted at The University of The West Indies. He believes it will take a strong level of professionalism for Jamaican music to bounce back.


  15. Rare Bob Marley performance footage from 1978 puts you in front rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Mashable

    ... a lively crowd at Boston's Music Hall. Close your eyes and picture it. The year is 1978, and a sweaty Marley and The Wailers are already 10 songs deep when he transitions into "War." A fan standing in the front row filmed Marley performing the ...


  16. Marley concert from 1978 marks reggae legend's 70th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 |

    ... US tour since an attempt on his life in 1976 and he was here to talk about peace. A few weeks later, Marley and the Wailers, who were then in their prime, came to Boston for an unforgettable night that will finally be heard again on the previously ...


  17. Bob Marley as national heroRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... from the weathered Bible he carried with him. " The Bible and Bob Marley quotes Vivien Goldman, who toured with The Wailers, as observing, " Bob never went anywhere without his old King James Bible. Personalised with photos of Haile Selassie, it ...


  18. So Much Things to SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... claimed, 'Bob told me that he had 19 children'," Steffens revealed. Other little known tidbits shared were that The Wailers' record label Tuff Gong was initially intended to be called Tuff GANG. And Peter Tosh and Bunny Livingston, Marley's ...


  19. Train Launches Second Edition of Sail Across the Sun Fan Cruise TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    ... year's lineup includes newly minted Grammy winners A Great Big World , plus Andy Grammer , Ingrid Michaelson , The Wailers and many other musical acts, as well as comedian Michael Ian Black , two celebrity chefs and a wine expert. "Y'know, sometimes ...


  20. Bob Marley's 70th birthday Celebration continues on at the Grammy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 |

    Los Angeles, CA Bob Marley's 70th birthday year continues on with "KCRW Presents Bob Marley And The Wailers Easy Skanking in Boston '78 at the Grammy Museum," a special invite only event presented by LA public radio station KCRW at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles on Wednesday, February 18th. Acclaimed KCRW DJ Anne Litt will conduct a live Q&A session with six time Grammy winner and Bob's oldest son, Ziggy Marley followed by a screening of BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS EASY SKANKING IN BOSTON '78, the first commemorative release celebrating the Reggae Icon's 70th birthday, which releases nationwide February 17th as a features two historic live shows from Boston's Music Hall, June 8, 1978.