Tag: Bob Marley

  • Expression Wednesdays

    Hi Everyone! It’s a rainy week in Jamaica but we jammin’ still. DJ Stamma released a special mix tape last week, where he showcases music from the “independent musical geniuses of Jamaica.” It has songs from some of the greatest acts to grace the music scene right up to the upcoming artistes that are making great headway. This […]

  • Bob Marley 72

    Happy Birthday to Mr. Robert Nesta Marley OM, (1945-1981). Today we celebrate a legend, a life cut short quite early, at the age of 36 but to us, to me he still lives on. He brought Reggae music to the world and I’m glad I was born into the culture that Reggae sprung from. To […]

  • Expression Wednesdays: Reggae Mecca

    Hi Everyone 🙂 In Jamaica, February is Reggae Month, and so today my second favourite month begins; also today is the Birthday of a legendary Reggae icon, Dennis Emmanuel Brown. The theme for Reggae Month 2017 is “Reggae Mecca.” Reggae Month, the celebration of not just a genre but a culture, I look forward to […]

  • Bob Marley's 71st Earthstrong

    In Jamaica, to the Rasta man we don’t say Happy Birthday, so have a Blessed Earthstrong Bob Marley. I give thanks for your music, always. Today I will be going to his birthday celebration at the Bob Marley Museum and tomorrow, I will be going to his big birthday concert.

  • February is?

    Hello February, the second month of 2016, a second chance to start a new, fresh, and better at the resolutions we decided on in January. Today is the birthday of the legendary Dennis Brown and we haffi big him up, and give thanks for his music. February is Black History Month, it has Valentine’s Day, […]

  • Expression Wednesdays

    Hello Everyone 🙂 I’m Back!!! And I’ll have quite a few posts for you next week, tomorrow is Holy Thursday, Friday is Good Friday (a public Holiday) & Monday is Easter Monday (another public Holiday) so in the midst of my partying and studying I’m gonna write a few posts 🙂 For Expression Wednesday today […]

  • Redemption Live

    I’m being so bad to you all, I was late to another concert, when I arrived at little past 8pm Marcia Griffiths went on stage. This concert was another celebration of Bob Marley’s 70th Birthday, it was free & had a plethora of artistes, from Kabaka Pyramid and Chronixx to Judy Mowatt and Marcia Griffiths, from […]

  • Happy Earthstrong Bob Marley!

    Last week Friday was Bob Marley’s 70th Birthday so I had to join the festivities 😀 I went to the free  concert at the Bob Marley Museum on 56 Hope Road. I got there late though, because of work, it was from 4-8pm and ended right on time. When I arrived an upcoming band just […]

  • Reggae Month Whiteboard Series

    Hello Everyone 🙂 I’d like to highlight how Kulture Shocked celebrates Reggae Month, this only goes to show you don’t have to be in Jamaica to celebrate. “I would post a quote from a reggae song on the whiteboard outside my room along with the singer’s name and song title. Feel free to join in the […]

  • Bob Marley

    Happy 70th Birthday Mr. Robert Nesta Marley!!!!! I really appreciate the legacy you’ve left behind, tune after tune, a Bob hit never gets old! Just as amazing is how most of your children continue to produce amazing music. I’m truly grateful that you brought Reggae Music to the world. It has progressed a lot since […]