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Title So much things to say : the oral history of Bob Marley / text and photographs by Roger Steffens ; introduction by Linton Kwesi Johnson
Imprint New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, [2017]

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 Stadsbibl:Ljusets kalender vån 2 Konst, foto, musik, film, teater, sport  780.92 Marley engelska    CHECK SHELF  ---
Edition First edition
Descript 464 pages 24 cm
Note Draws on forty years of intimate interviews with band members, family, lovers, and confidants, many speaking publicly for the first time, to offer an oral history depicting the reggae icon's life
Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction: the people speak / by Linton Kwesi Johnson -- Where is my mother? -- Trench town rocks -- The Wailers at Studio One -- Good good rudies -- Love and affection -- Rasta shook them up -- Wailers a go wail -- Nine Mile exile -- The JAD years -- Leslie Kong meets the Tuff Gang -- Lee Perry and Jamaican politricks -- Cold cold winters in Sweden and London -- Island's kinky reggae -- Burnin' out in London -- The end of the beginning -- Natty Dread -- Hope Road runnings -- Cindy Breakspeare and the 1975 tour -- Rastaman vibration and fatal reissue -- Ambush in the night -- The CIA and the assassination attempt -- Smile, you're in Jamaica -- Who shot Bob Marley? -- Exodus to London -- Blackwell, Bob and business -- The bloody toe in the Paris match -- The One Love Peace concert -- Babylon by bus from the U.N. to Ethiopia -- Charity and survival -- From the Apollo to Gabon -- Natty mash it inna Zimbabwe -- Uprising -- Madison Square Garden then everything crash -- Dr. Issels and the final days -- Marley's legacy and the Wailers' favorite songs
Subject Marley, Bob
Marley, Bob -- Friends and associates -- Interviews
Reggae
Reggae musicians -- Jamaica -- Biography
Reggae musicians -- Jamaica -- Interviews
Intervjuer
Biografier
Oral histories.
Biographies.
Classmark 782.421646092
Alt Auth Johnson, Linton Kwesi, 1952-
ISBN/ISSN 9780393058451 (hardcover)
039305845X (hardcover)
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