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  1. That Island SoundRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Morgantown

    ... to growing up followed this school of thought as well. "I grew up listening to a lot of different things. The Wailers, I have an affinity for that. The Grateful Dead, for their open-endedness. I really loved that style of keeping it open and seeing ...


  2. Five tips from the Glasgow Now newsdesk for Monday, November 3 - MTV EMAs come to townRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Daily Record

    ... Hydro? Do you plan on lining the red carpet? Let us know at The 02 ABC plays host to The Wailers tonight. Bob Marley's original backing band, the group will perform Markey's 'Legend' greatest hits album in its entirety. ...


  3. Bunny Wailer wants to farm 140 acres of weedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    "As the surviving member of The Wailers, I have 142 acres and I am going to plant ganja," said Wailer, an organiser of the eastern chapter of the National Council of the Ganja Industry, through the Ganja Future Growers and Producers Association. Wailer gave a statement as a member of the audience at a forum on ganja on Tuesday at the University of the West Indies, Mona.


  4. A look back at the birth of Beatlemania in 'It Was Fifty Years Ago Today'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 |

    Veteran music writer Harvey Kubernik trawled through the backlog of material he had from years of interviews and came up with a lot of new material for his book "It Was Fifty Years Ago Today: The Beatles Invade America and Hollywood." "For decades I had all this cool and unique data on the Beatles and their relationship to Los Angeles and Hollywood," Harvey explained.


  5. 2nd Another Date Added! Burt Herrin Unites Music and Influence to Benefit Fed Up with HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | PR Log

    ... notable recordings. In the early 1970s he discovered reggae when he first heard the sounds of Bob Marley and the Wailers. Burt has long wanted to make a Blues / Reggae record. Late last year, he finally got the chance to blend the two genres when he ...


  6. Global Week: What Millennials Should Know About... Bob Marley & The Wailers' 'Exodus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Vibe

    Most Slept On: While it's easy to sing the proverbial praises of Exodus ' string of radio staples-"Jamming," "Waiting in Vain," "Turn Your Lights Down Low," "Three Little Birds," and One Love/People Get Ready"-it's the fiery righteousness of "The Heathen" that remains one of Bob Marley & The Wailers' most underrated statements. This is straight-no-chaser music for the underclass; the battle weary poor and disenfranchised under the thumb of the rich and powerful.


  7. Northwest Wanderings | Making a leap to a hybrid soundRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... a metal band from Finland and a U.S. rap trio. Grim's musical taste includes the old Tacoma bands The Sonics and The Wailers, an Austrian band called the Bloodsucking Zombies From Outer Space, and punk rock. Take a minute to subscribe and continue ...


  8. John Peel: tenth anniversary of his passingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 |

    ... early 1970s, Peel and his producers were recording and airing sessions by Roxy Music, Queen and Bob Marley and The Wailers. The Clash reportedly abandoned a session over technical issues but Peel's sessions from 1977 onwards featured all the major ...


  9. Wednesday's concert calendar features Passafire and Greensky Bluegrass showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 |

    Savannah, Georgia reggae/alternative band Passafire will headline an 8 p.m. show at The Maintenance Shop in Ames on Wednesday night. Passafire has topped the Billboard Reggae charts and toured with the likes of The Wailers, Slightly Stoopid, 311, Michael Franti, Matisyahu, and Rebelution.


  10. I Love You TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    At 4 months, our budding Rasta-to-be rated I Love You Too high. Gdansk-born/Bath-based illustrator Ag Jatkowska strokes a whimsical version of hand-painted Polish film posters through her own color-slashed alternate reality.


  11. With the Wailers in New Orleans Sunday for 30th anniversary of 'Legend,' what's your favorite Bob Marley tune?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 |

    Archive.zipThe Wailers performing at the Congo Square stage during the first Thursday of Jazz Fest 2014, May 1, 2014. The Wailers performing at the Congo Square stage during the first Thursday of Jazz Fest 2014, May 1, 2014.


  12. Without honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    They helped launch the careers of Alton Ellis, Lloyd Charmers, John Holt, Bob Andy, Desmond Dekker, The Wailers, Jackie Edwards, Dobby Dobson, Boris Gardiner, Millie Small, Jimmy Cliff, the Blues Busters, Derrick Morgan, Lascelles Perkins, Higgs and Wilson, Bunny and Skully, Laurel Aitken, Jimmy Tucker and Rico Rodriguez. STEPHEN Hill was another outstanding show promoter.


  13. a Dem a go tired fi see mi faceaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Fabian Marley claims Bunny Wailer, more popularly known as Jah B, supports his claim. Wailer was a member of The Wailers, which comprised Marley and Peter Tosh. "Jah B a man who me know fi years. That man send me to school and he has no doubt that I ...


  14. Rochester blues vocalist Sena Ehrhardt works with David Z on new releaseRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... series. The International Reggae All-Stars and Innocent will perform the music of Tosh, who began playing in the Wailers with before striking out as a solo act with his 1976 album "Legalize It." Soon after, the Rolling Stones signed Tosh to their ...


  15. 50 years in the business and the Queen of Reggae still rocksRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... to a once in a lifetime experience. As member of the legendary I-Threes, the backing group for Bob Marley and the Wailers, one might assume Marcia Griffiths' transition to a globetrotting solo recording artist was easy. This could not be further ...


  16. A drummer with styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    IN what turned out to be their final meeting, on October 8, Roots Radics bassist Errol 'Flabba Holt' Carter recalls his ominous warning to drummer and longtime friend Lincoln 'Style Rotterdam' Scott. "Mi sey, 'Rotterdam, yuh a go country, tek care a yuhself 'cause only mi an' yuh lef'.


  17. Asia takes audience back to the '80sRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Weekender

    Lead singer Dwayne "Danglin" Anglin kept the crowd on its feet during The Wailers performance at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts.


  18. Fire In Babylon - DVD & Digital ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Cricket World

    ... up against them in their heyday such as Sir Ian Botham. The film, cut to reggae classics from Bob Marley and the Wailers, Gregory Isaacs and Burning Spear, is both rousing and inspiring as it tells the story of how sport united the Caribbean ...


  19. Today's Best Bets, Oct. 14, 2014: Junior Marvin & Nappy RiddemRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    In 1977, Jamaica native Marvin was invited to join both Stevie Wonder, and Bob Marley and the Wailers. He chose the Wailers, and played on the album 'Exodus' and all Marley and The Wailers albums after that.


  20. Burning brightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... playing through pieces. On a Friday afternoon, the jazz band played "I Shot the Sheriff" by Bob Marley and the Wailers. What were they doing playing reggae in jazz class? Harris said he chooses music that will teach them something by experience. ...