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Bob Marley and the Wailers

Reviews

Thursday, July 24 2014

Bob Marley and the Wailers: Legend (30th Anniversary Edition)

Legend presents Bob Marley at his most unthreatening, and most anodyne. And that was intentional.


Tuesday, April 26 2011

Bob Marley and the Wailers: Live Forever

Whether you need to hear Marley's final concert depends on how devoted a disciple you are. He couldn't have sung it any better, though.


Monday, March 3 2008

Bob Marley and the Wailers: Another Dance: Rarities From Studio One

Probably not the Bob Marley and the Wailers you're used to, Another Dance captures the group in their early years as they evolved from a Jamaican doo-wop sound to the reggae icons Marley and company would eventually become.


Tuesday, November 6 2007

Bob Marley and the Wailers: Roots, Rock, Remixed

The knowledge that Roots, Rock, Remixed is endorsed by the folks in charge of Marley's legacy lends it a sense of legitimacy. Plus, DJ Shadow's involved. How bad could it be?


Thursday, January 13 2005

Bob Marley and the Wailers: Fy-Ah Fy-Ah: The Jad Masters 1967-1970

Mr. Marley's late-'60s try for the Big Time yields some Fy-ah, much smoke.


Blogs

Friday, August 2 2013

Counterbalance No. 133a: Bob Marley and the Wailers' 'Catch a Fire'

Quench me when I'm thirsty. Come on and cool me down, baby, when I'm hot. Your recipe is so tasty, when you show and stir your pot. Cooking up the 133rd most acclaimed album of all time in this week's Counterbalance.


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