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Bob Marley, The Day A Legend Died

Bob Marley left an unmistakable impact on music, culture, politics, marijuana legalization, and American lives from the 1970s to the present day, cementing himself a legacy that will last a lifetime.
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Bob Marley Biopic Director Not Concern With Lead Actor Lack Of Musical Skills

The director of the untitled Bob Marley biopic is confident in British actor playing the lead role after “exquisite” audition tape. Filming hasn’t even begun for the impending Bob Marley featured film but fan critics in Jamaica are already lamenting the decision to cast British actor Kingsley Ben-Adir as the lead. The Guildhall School of Music and Drama alum who is best known for his role as Malcolm X in the 2020 drama One Night In Miami, reportedly does not have any formal musical training but his superb acting skills caught the attention of the film’s director Reinaldo Marcus Green.
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Comedian Bob Marley performs at the Colonial in July

LACONIA — The Colonial Theatre of Laconia, 609 Main Street, will welcome Bob Marley on Friday, July 29 at 8 p.m. Bob Marley is making his way back to the Colonial Theatre. Bob loves being a comedian. He’s wicked good at it. For tickets, visit or call...

The Legendary Wailers help keep legacy of Bob Marley alive

You can’t mention reggae music without including Bob Marley & The Wailers. Along with founding members Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer, Marley is considered a pioneer of the musical style and the band as a whole is responsible for the growth of reggae resulting in it becoming a true worldwide sound. Since Marley’s passing in 1981, the band has had numerous incarnations with numerous bands performing under variations of the same name. One of those bands is The Legendary Wailers headed by guitarist and vocalist Julian “Junior” Marvin, who got his start with Marley while playing on his legendary 1977 album Exodus. This version of the group will be taking the stage at the Greenwich Odeum on 59 Main Street in East Greenwich Saturday evening at 8 p.m. while playing and singing Marley’s songs the way he intended them to be heard.

Which Cities Listen to Bob Marley the Most?

Click here to read the full article. I was almost not going to write this, because it felt a little too much like trying to force the cliché, but then I got an email from the Bob Marley online shop promoting its exclusive 4/20 merch with the subject line, “When you smoke the herb, it reveals you to yourself,” so I decided we weren’t forcing anything after all. But I digress. It is 4/20 after all, the universally agreed-upon day where a bunch of people make jokes about stoners and stoners just continue going about their lives as normal. But where...

The Best Headphones & Earbuds From This Bob Marley-Inspired Audio Brand

Click here to read the full article. All products and services featured are independently chosen by editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. With Earth Day on Friday (April 22), now’s the perfect time to find ways to be more environmentally friendly. House of Marley, founded by Bob Marley‘s son Rohan, offers a greener (yet still stylish) alternative to home audio technologies, using mindfully sourced materials such as bamboo and the brand’s signature Rewind fabric crafted from reclaimed organic cotton and hemp. House of...

Music icon Chris Blackwell: How I met Bob Marley, why I never signed Elton

When it comes to rock and roll, the London-born Chris Blackwell, 84, is a familiar name. As the founder of Island Records, the label he established in Jamaica in 1959 and England in 1962, Blackwell has propelled a long list of music icons into fame: Robert Palmer, Melissa Etheridge, The Cranberries, U2, Bob Marley and many more. Others know Blackwell as the patriarch of GoldenEye, author Ian Fleming’s famed home where he wrote all of the James Bond novels — now a luxury resort and celebrity hideaway. In fact, before music, Blackwell got his professional start in the travel industry more than four decades...

Comedian Bob Marley’s Shows at Scarborough’s Clambake Are Back

Maine's most loved comedian Bob Marley is back on tour throughout New England after everything ground to a big halt during the pandemic. Being born and raised right here in Maine, it makes sense that several of his shows are in locations that just scream Maine, and one of those is the iconic Clambake in Scarborough.

Zac Brown Would’ve Loved to Seen Bob Marley in Concert

Zac Brown Band is getting ready to head out for their Out In The Middle tour. Fans are excited for the Zac Brown Band tour to start on April 22nd in Greenville, SC, so they can see their favorite band – but we wondered if Zac Brown could see any performer live in concert, who would he pick?