Posts Tagged ‘Bob Marley’

The Official Bob Marley Marijuana Brand is on the Way

The discussion around the legalization of marijuana has been a hot topic in the U.S. for the past years, but Bob Marley was singing and speaking out about it decades ago. The reggae legend and Rastafarian died in 1981,... Read more »

420 Wisdom: Weed Quotes From Your Favorite Musicians

In August of 1964, Bob Dylan reportedly introduced The Beatles to marijuana. Before the decade ended, The Beatles would go on to make Help!, Rubber Soul, Revolver, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, The White Album,... Read more »

Soundcloud Surfing: An Ode to Women

It's International Women's Day today. A day to celebrate women, a source of constant inspiration for so much great music that is made. Whether talking about their beauty, lamenting a broken heart, or letting us know... Read more »

Mayor Rob Ford Proclaims Today “Bob Marley Day” in Toronto

Have you ever seen Rob Ford dance? It’s beautiful. He’s got his hips moving, his arms flailing, he’s even got a little bounce going. Honestly, it’s really something to admire. One of his more impressive displays... Read more »

Songs You Probably Loved if You Were a High School Stoner in the ’90s

If you were in high school (more like HIGH school, am I right?) during the '90s and also happened to be a major stoner, these songs were probably in heavy rotation. Everyone had their favorites, but... Read more »

Here’s What Kurt Cobain, Elvis, and Other Dead Rock Stars Might Look Like if They Were Alive Today

Well, this is strangely unsettling. Everyone, at one point or another, has been curious about what dead rock stars would look like if they were still alive. Well, Sachs Media Group recently asked a photo restoration... Read more »

Listen to My Morning Jacket’s Jim James’ Remix of Bob Marley’s “Waiting In Vain”

Say whaaat? My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James has remixed Bob Marley’s “Waiting In Vain” for a forthcoming compilation entitled Legend Remixed, curated by Ziggy and Stephen Marley. The compilation will be out June 25, and as The Line... Read more »

The 50 Greatest Music Festival Moments

To some people, music festivals are just a fun place to get together with friends and listen to music—a place where the normal rules of society are bent into unrecognizable shapes and inhibitions dissipate into the... Read more »

RIP Bob Marley

In the daily music blog grind, it’s almost impossible not to get caught up the constant barrage of new music. It’s like watching a toilet bowl full of shit spiral into oblivion, desperately trying to pick... Read more »

Your 4.20.2011 Music Fix

Look at what today is. Don’t act like you haven’t been waiting for this day all year. Some stoners call this the Christmas for stoners. I smoke but don’t consider it that. But I do enjoy... Read more »

Video! Bob Marley Explains Evolution of Reggae, Ska, and Rocksteady

On my latest Travie McCoy post, I said the beat had a reggae feel to it. Buddy Blank in the comment section said ska would have been a better way to describe it. It got me... Read more »

DJ Moondance – "No Stuntin, No Cry" (Lil Wayne vs Bob Marley)

I was going to start this post with “What do Bob Marley and Lil Wayne have in common? Probably not much, except this song.” But then I thought about it. They actually have a good deal... Read more »

Rihanna – "Redemption Song" (Bob Marley Cover)

From what I gather, Rihanna went on Oprah and performed this Bob Marley classic live, and she is releasing the mp3 as a download on iTunes with proceeds going to the Haiti relief effort. That’s why... Read more »

J.Period and K'Naan – The Messengers Episode 1&2 (Fela Kuti & Bob Marley)

The first episode was a tribute to Fela Kuti, and I still need to check that one out. This one is a tribute to Bob Marley. Word is that they are both sick, and I don’t... Read more »

Happy Birthday Bob Marley! "Small Axe"

Happy Birthday Bob! Miss you. Picking a favorite Bob Marley song is impossible, and no one has ever done it without regret, ever. This is definitely up there on my list though. Lyrics sound like some... Read more »