Bob Marley And The Wailers: The Ultimate Illustrated History

September 1, 2017|
Bob Marley And The Wailers: The Ultimate Illustrated History by Richie Unterberger
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Well over three decades after Marley''s death, he and his bandmates remain the most famous reggae artists of all time.Bob Marley and the Wailersexplores their legacy.

Illustrated with photos and memorabilia from all phases of their journey,Bob Marley and the Wailersilluminates thelives and times of the man and his collaborators. Indeed, the Wailers are one of the most famous bands of all time, period. Their evolution from early-60sJamaican ska actto international superstars was not just improbable, but unprecedented for an act from a third-world nation.

The entire, incredible journey of Marley and the Wailers is covered in thisvisual history. You will see the crucial role they played inestablishing reggae as a globally popular form of music, and the influence that the Rastafari movement had on their lives and sound. Plus, how Marley''s socially conscious lyrics and actions made him a universal symbol of pride and justice. This tribute takes you through the entire story, right up to Marley''s untimely death in 1981, andhis enduring legacybeyond.
Richie Unterbergeris the author of numerous rock history books. The first of these,Unknown Legends of Rock ''n'' Roll(1998), profiles underappreciated cult rock artists of all styles and eras; the next,Urban Spacemen & Wayfaring Strangers: Overlooked Innovators & Eccentric Visionaries Of ''60s Rock(2000; also availa...
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Title:Bob Marley And The Wailers: The Ultimate Illustrated History
Format:Paper over Board
Product dimensions:208 pages, 11.25 X 9.75 X 1 in
Shipping dimensions:208 pages, 11.25 X 9.75 X 1 in
Published:September 1, 2017
Publisher:Voyageur Press
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780760352410

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