Bob Marley & The Wailers - The Capitol Session '73
.At last! Thanks to director Martin Disney for commissioning me to write the liner notes for this first official release of Bob Marley and the Wailers' performance at the Capitol Records Tower in West Hollywood during October 1973, and that has taken nearly fifty years to see the light of day. Peter Tosh was still in the group at that stage although Bunny Wailer had been replaced by Joe Higgs, who was the group's original vocal coach back in Trench Town. The Capitol session w
Riddim Magazine - April/May 2021
In this latest issue of Riddim magazine - No. 104 already! - there's a German translation of my article discussing how David Rodigan was trolled after being nominated for national honours in Jamaica last October. To be honest it makes shameful, if compelling reading, and I'm glad that the Riddim editors shared the same feelings of disappointment in this whole sorry episode as I did.