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Features

Tuesday, April 24 2012

Feel…Heartbeat, Feel: An Interview with the Director of 'Marley'

The danger with any work on Bob Marley is that it can so quickly slip into just so much spiritual hoo hah; but in a way, it almost has to, or it’s not giving the story it’s fair due.


Thursday, July 7 2011

Bob Marley: The Untold Story

Bob Marley’s story is that of an archetype, which is why it continues to have such a powerful and ever-growing resonance: it embodies, among other themes, political repression, metaphysical and artistic insights, gangland warfare, and various periods in a mystical wilderness.


Thursday, May 12 2011

Unity: Bob Marley’s Legacy and the Global Uprising

On the 30th anniversary of his death, has Bob Marley's activist legacy been overshadowed by a manufactured Legend?


Tuesday, May 10 2011

"You Can't Blame Those Who Have Tried": An Interview with Cedella Marley

In this revealing and open interview, Cedella Marley discusses her father's legacy, the planned bootleg series ahead, and what's currently missing in the current state of reggae music ...


Reviews

Tuesday, October 25 2011

To Fully Appreciate the Wailers, We Must Fully Appreciate What Formed Them: 'The Natural Mystics'

This biography of a band often feels more like the biography of a nation. That's not necessarily a bad thing.


Monday, November 12 2001

Bob Marley: Exodus (Deluxe Edition)


Blogs

Wednesday, July 9 2014

Orange Popsicles and Lemonade: 20 Timeless Songs of Summer

Whether you're at the beach or just hanging out in the backyard, these timeless summer classics are sure to make the summer sun shine a little bit brighter.


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.


Friday, February 22 2013

Counterbalance No. 117: Bob Marley's 'Natty Dread'

You lively up yourself and don't be no drag. You lively up yourself, 'cause this is the other bag -- the 117th Most Acclaimed Album of All Time. Bob Marley makes his first Counterbalance appearance with his 1974 breakthrough.


Tuesday, January 25 2011

Bob Marley's "Live Forever" Streaming Exclusively on MOG

Bob Marley & The Wailers' last ever concert occurred in Pittsburgh on 23 September 1980 and next week Universal is releasing the deluxe two-CD set documenting the historic show.


News

Wednesday, February 17 2010

Bob Marley's son alleges book twists his story

MIAMI — A son of Bob Marley has written his memoir, an arresting narrative about life as the exiled child of a musical and social icon.


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