'No More Trouble', Bob Marley and the Wailers live on the BBC, 1973

Bob Marley and the Wailers, 1973. The full live set is below, recorded in-studio for the BBC.

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Ska is the mother of reggae

Public Radio International aired this short audio piece on ska, the musical form that took off in the early 1960s, blending Jamaican jazz with American soul and rhythm and blues, and influenced numerous excellent bands, from The Clash and The Specials to No Doubt and the Mighty Mighty Bosstones. Read the rest

Happy birthday, Lee "Scratch" Perry! (and 1985 interview video)

Interview with Lee "Scratch" Perry from the 1985 documentary "Jools in Jamaica."