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Bob Marley Celebrated

Jazmin Velazquez, Reporter

February 8, 2019

The 5th Annual Bob Marley birthday celebration took place at two locations in Bakersfield:  on Feb.1 at The Tower Bar and Grill and Feb. 2 at the Temblor Brewing Company. The celebration acknowledged the Jamaican singer-songwriter, Bob Marley’s, 74th birthday, which was on Feb. 6. Mento Buru, The Jay Smith Group, Crimson Skye, Vince Galindo, DJ Mikey and others paid...

The Original Wailers play classic and new songs

Graham C Wheat, Reporter

November 28, 2012

The roots reggae sounds of The Original Wailers took over the small stage at local eatery and bar Narducci’s on Nov. 20, belting out the message of One Love to approximately 75 fans of the Jamaican born music. Legendary guitar player Al Anderson, who has been a part of many seminal reggae albums and tours, fronts The Original Wailers.  His list of reggae credentials reads...

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