The Ethiopians Now & Forever European Tour 2015

The resurrection of the Ethiopians is now complete, with the rise of lead vocalist Neville Duncan as the last member of the original Ethiopians. Currently going by the name “The Ethiopians Now”, this fabulous group is about to launch  “The Ethiopians Now & Forever European Tour 2015″. Neville Duncan worked with Burning Spear for a several […]

Bob Marley’s 70th Birthday Celebration Kicks Off With ‘Easy Skanking’ Live Album

Yearlong commemoration of reggae legend’s music will feature reissues, new collections and plenty of unreleased material from the Marley family vaults Echoes/Getty Bob Marley, circa 1970. In celebration of the singer’s 70th birthday, his label will releasing material culled from the Marley family vaults throughout the year. BY DANIEL KREPS | December 22, 2014 Bob […]

New Paradigm by Jah Sun

Jah Sun teams up with House of Riddim on new album. California reggae artist Jah Sun and Austria-based label and production team House of Riddim are set to free up a new paradigm on January 15. New Paradigm is the new album from reggae star Jah Sun, who has previously released several strong albums, including […]

Songbirds: Pioneering Women in Jamaican Music

New book focuses on women in reggae There are hundreds of books written about Bob Marley, reggae and dancehall, but none have been all about the women. Now all that has changed thanks to Heather Augustyn, a correspondent for The Times of Northwest Indiana, U.S., and an adjunct professor at Purdue University’s North Central campus as well as the […]