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The Marley Brothers Unite For “The Legacy Tour” A Historic One-Of-A-Kind Outing Celebrating Bob Marley’s Music, Influence And Legacy At Pine Knob Music Theatre September 19

(DETROIT – April 15, 2024) – The Marley Brothers – Ziggy, Stephen, Julian, Ky-Mani and Damian – have announced “The Marley Brothers: The Legacy Tour,” their 22-date run produced by Live Nation which historically marks their first outing together in two decades. The tour will commence on September 5, 2024 at Festival Lawn at Deer Lake Park in Vancouver, BC then continues across the U.S. and Canada through the fall; including a performance at Pine Knob Music Theatre on Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 p.m. Pine Knob Music Theatre is presented by Proud Partners United Wholesale Mortgage, Trinity Health and Ally.

Tickets go on sale Friday, April 19 at 10 a.m. at 313Presents.com , LiveNation.com , Ticketmaster.com and MarleyBrothers.com .

Citi is the official card of the “The Marley Brothers: The Legacy Tour.” Citi cardmembers will have access to presale tickets beginning Tuesday, April 16 at 10 a.m. local time until Thursday, April 18 at 10 p.m. local time through the Citi Entertainment program. For complete presale details visit citientertainment.com .  

VIP PACKAGES: The tour will also offer a variety of immersive VIP packages and experiences for fans to take their concert experience to the next level. Fans can also purchase VIP Packages, which may include premium tickets, invitation to the pre-show soundcheck with the Marley Brothers’ band, access to the pre-show VIP lounge, specially designed VIP gift item and more. VIP package contents vary based on the offer selected. For more information, visit VipNation.com .

Bob Marley’s music endures as a beacon of strength, hope, and unity, attracting a growing global fanbase. For over three decades, his sons have each established themselves as renowned solo artists and collectively boast an impressive count of 22 Grammy® Awards, with Julian securing 2024’s win for “Best Reggae Album.”

Now reunited on “The Marley Brothers: The Legacy Tour,” they'll honor their father’s worldwide impact by performing both individual hits and classic Bob Marley songs during a momentous year for the genre. As the world nears what would have been Bob Marley’s 80th birthday in 2025, there’s no greater homage than experiencing his music live through his sons, who carry on his enduring influence across popular culture.

Additionally, on April 20th, Bob Marley: One Love will expand its screenings, inviting audiences to celebrate alongside one of the most influential icons of all time. Coming off the heels of a worldwide record-breaking theatrical run and the 40th anniversary of Marley’s revolutionary album, Legend , this tour further underscores his enduring impact on the cultural landscape.

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About Ziggy Marley Ziggy Marley is an eight-time Grammy® winner, Emmy winner, musician, producer, activist and humanitarian who has cultivated a legendary career for close to 40 years. The eldest son of Bob and Rita Marley, Ziggy has hewed his own path as a musical pioneer, infusing the reggae genre with funk, blues, rock and other elements through mindful songcraft. Equal parts master storyteller and motivational guide, he deftly explores issues from environmental awareness to self-empowerment, social injustice to political inequity, while returning again and again to the transformative power of love. And over the past 15 years with his own companies, Tuff Gong Worldwide and Ishti Music, Marley has complete control of his masters and publishing; alongside his charity URGE – benefiting the well-being of children in Jamaica, Africa and North America.

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About Stephen Marley Stephen “Ragga” Marley is a world-renowned singer, songwriter, and producer whose work has earned no fewer than eight Grammy® Awards. Born into a musical family, Stephen is the child of reggae legends Bob Marley and Rita Marley. He began singing professionally at 6, touring the world with his elder siblings Ziggy, Sharon, and Cedella in The Melody Makers. In 2008, he released his first solo album, Mind Control , which won the Grammy® Award for “Best Reggae Album.” His subsequent solo albums include Mind Control Acoustic , Revelation Part I: The Root of Life , and Revelation Part II: The Fruit of Life . Stephen’s first new full-length album in more than seven years, Old Soul , was released on September 15 via Tuff Gong Collective/UMe/Ghetto Youths International. The new album is a departure from his previous Reggae repertoire, showcasing more of his bluesy, acoustic soul side, as evidenced by the first single, “Old Soul.” Stephen is also an acclaimed producer, working closely with his brother Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley on the massive crossover hit “Welcome To Jamrock.” In addition, Stephen continues to champion charitable endeavors centered in Jamaica as a co-founder of the Ghetto Youths Foundation, along with his brothers Damian and Julian Marley. In 2017, Stephen established Kaya Fest, the annual music festival, which features special guests and rare family performances, all with the larger purpose of raising awareness around the benefits of cannabis, guided by the mantra “Education Before Recreation.”  

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About Julian Marley Julian Marley, born in London, England on June 4, 1975, to Bob Marley and Lucy Pounder, embraced a musical upbringing, mastering various instruments as a self-taught musician. Mentored by reggae greats in Jamaica, he released his debut album Lion in the Morning in 1996, followed by international tours. He contributed to Lauryn Hill’s Grammy®-winning album and collaborated on a Stevie Wonder tribute. His sophomore album, A Time and Place , showcased a fusion of reggae and jazz. Julian spearheaded the “Africa Unite” performances and performed at the 2008 Olympic Games. His Grammy®-nominated album Awake in 2009 garnered acclaim, winning “Best Album of the Year” at the IRAWMAs. Julian, deeply rooted in Rastafarianism like his father, remains committed to

spiritual and global messages in his music, embodying a conscious movement in reggae.  

About Ky-Mani Marley Ky-Mani Marley, son of reggae legend Bob Marley and Anita Belnavis, is a Grammy®-nominated artist who burst onto the scene with his 1996 debut album Like Father Like Son , blending reggae with hip-hop. Born in Falmouth, Jamaica, he has a diverse discography including Many More Roads (2001), Maestro (2015), and a collaboration with Gentleman titled Conversations . Beyond music, Ky-Mani has showcased his acting skills in films like Shottas (2002) and One Love (2003). With his soulful voice and powerful lyrics, he upholds the Marley legacy while forging his own distinctive path in entertainment.

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About Damian Marley Multi-Grammy® winning talent, Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley is a highly acclaimed Jamaican singer, songwriter and producer. He is the youngest son of the revered legend, Bob Marley. His musical style fuses reggae with elements of dancehall, hip-hop, R&B, and rock, crafting a fresh and modern sound that is uniquely his own. Damian was the first ever Reggae artist to win a Grammy® award outside of the Reggae category. The acclaimed 2005 breakthrough disc, Welcome To Jamrock , won a Grammy® award for “Best Reggae Album,” with the New York Times naming the track “the best reggae song of the decade.” In 2010, Marley teamed up with Nas and brother Stephen Marley for his Distant Relatives project and went on to partner with Skrillex for their groundbreaking track “Make It Bun Dem,” which Rolling Stone called “a monster mash-up of dubstep and dancehall.” Which went platinum with over 1 Million copies sold in the United States alone. Following the track’s success, the reggae superstar released his fourth studio album, Stony Hill , resulting in his third Grammy® award for Best Reggae Album. In September of 2022, Marley produced the studio album, The Kalling , for Kabaka Pyramid which won Best Reggae Album at the 65th Annual Grammy® Awards. Most recently, “Jr. Gong” released his rendition of the famed George Harrison track, “My Sweet Lord.” The track got the stamp-of-approval by George’s beloved wife, Olivia, as well as the George Harrison Estate. Damian is the co-founder of the renowned Welcome To Jamrock Reggae Cruise, which is gearing up for its 9th annual.

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Ziggy Marley performs at the Pacific Amphitheatre on Saturday.

Ziggy Marley performs at the Pacific Amphitheatre on Saturday.

Ziggy Marley performs at the Pacific Amphitheatre on Saturday.

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Ziggy Marley performs at the Pacific Amphitheatre on Saturday.

Ziggy Marley didn’t really answer that question Saturday night, but he did please a welcoming crowd at the Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa.

How can you not please a Southern California, surf, skate, stoner and rasta-wannabe congregation, especially when the possibilities for a contact high (or direct hit) are so plentiful? Also, at least half of this audience grew up on legendary father Bob Marley’s music.

Ziggy is on his tour with former Melody Makers and some new musicians to promote his latest album, “Fly Rasta,” released in April. It’s a strong album, one of his best since “Conscious Party” in 1988 or “One Bright Day” in 1989.

He brought backup singers Tracy Hazzard and Chantelle Ernandez with him. They are solid vocalists and dancers, and a great complement to the dreadlocked lead singer.

Ziggy’s nine-member touring band also includes two percussionists, two keyboardists, a bassist and two guitarists. One of the axe men, Takeshi Akimoto, did a fine job on his instrument and surprised more than one person in the audience, who maybe didn’t expect a Japanese dude to be jammin’ onstage with such a well-conditioned, well-oiled reggae outfit.

Marley and his band opened with “Love is My Religion,” a hit from 2006. It was a crowd pleaser, especially among the couples in the audience.

Ziggy then performed “Wild and Free,” which includes the lyrics, “I see marijuana trees blowing in our breeze.” Many in the audience happily complied and puffed their own breezes, and no one got kicked out by security, unlike the bad old days. (See the Doors of the 21st Century, Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger’s old band, Pac Amp, July 2003. Expulsions aplenty.)

Ziggy and bandmates did “Conscious Party” from the 1988 album of the same name. It’s still a cool and lyrically relevant song, and Ziggy’s backup singers pulled off dexterous dance moves during the instrumental interludes.

The band then played “I Don’t Want to Live on Mars” from the new album. The song features some prime, rockin’ guitar chords and also fun lyrics: “I don’t want to drive space cars/ I only want to be with you … Even if the world went boom.”

Ziggy altered the mood and sang “So Much Trouble in the World,” which was something of a plaintive mood-shifter. But he followed with “I Get Up,” which features the simple, upbeat refrain: “I get up, I get up/ every day … So smile with the sunrise/ There’s a lot of life to live.”

“Moving Forward,” also from the new album, was a positive motivator as well.

The band then ventured into holy father territory with “Lively Up Yourself,” a Bob Marley song. As he closely resembled and nearly embodied his dad onstage, it became pretty evident that Ziggy Marley is the rightful heir to the reggae master’s throne. In fact, over the years he has proven himself, met and exceeded expectations, even surpassing his father in number of chart hits and age – Ziggy is 45; his father died at 36.

Ziggy sang “True to Myself” and “Tomorrow People,” his first huge hit which got the crowd dancing. “Give it Away” was a touching and unexpectedly deep commentary about love: “Only if we give it away/ Can love be love.”

Then Ziggy and the band shifted into extremely familiar territory, performing “One Love,” a Bob Marley classic. Next was “Look Who’s Dancing” from 1989, which, honestly, sounds just like “Tomorrow People,” only with a faster beat.

“Shalom, Salaam” was an insightful song that was topical and resonant: “Gaza cries all the tears from her eyes/ Will there be no peace for the children of Palestine?” Ziggy isn’t afraid to get political at times, particularly with his calls for revolution.

But then, tunes like “On a Beach in Hawaii” are pretty apolitical and satisfy the feel-good party types.

Ziggy did another Bob cover with “Iron Lion Zion,” which reflects Rastafarian beliefs and has a mantra-like, repetitive chorus. He closed with “Fly Rasta,” the title track from the new album. As the band was jamming and winding things down, Ziggy’s young kids came out onstage to play instruments. It was a cute sight.

Did Ziggy hold a candle to his father Bob? Sure. But it’s also hard to compete with an icon, someone who’s been idolized since his death 33 years ago. Plus, the use of some pre-recorded vocals in the final song wasn’t that impressive.

Overall, though, Ziggy and his band delivered. The Marley legacy is alive and well.

The concert – which also included L.A.-based opening act The Expanders – was over by 10:07 p.m., a little early for the weekend live music world. But it was a perfect time to unleash the bleary eyed, munchie-hungry masses upon the OC Fair with its wild and greasy culinary concoctions.

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Bob Marley's legacy will live on in a big way this year.

The Marley Brothers -- Ziggy , Stephen, Julian, Ky-Mani and Damian Marley -- have announced a 22-date tour kicking off this September in a reunion run for the children of Bob Marley.

"The Marley Brothers: The Legacy Tour" will kick off on Sept. 5 in Vancouver, British Columbia, and span a full month before ending on Oct. 5 in Miami, according to a release from Live Nation announcing the tour.

PHOTO: Each of the Marley brothers have gone on to have solo careers like their father.

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The tour will include individual hits from Bob Marley's children, as well as their father's classics, according to Live Nation. Combined, Marley's children account for several Grammys individually, including Julian Marley's best reggae album win at the 2024 ceremony.

Several of Bob Marley's children were members of a group called Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers, founded in 1979, which saw several years of success before the children forged their own solo careers.

The tour will precede what would have been Bob Marley's 80th birthday in 2025, celebrating the reggae innovator and his global success spreading messages of unity and peace. The tour will mark the brothers' first time playing together in two decades.

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The presale will start on Tuesday with general on-sale occurring Friday, April 19, on MarleyBrothers.com .

The release also noted that "Bob Marley: One Love," a biographical drama chronicling Marley's life, will start expanded screenings on Saturday, April 20.

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"I miss everything [about you], but mainly your presence," Ziggy Marley wrote. "I listen to you. Your songs are always playing -- when I go to my mother [Rita's] house, music is on. Bob is on. Music is always around. You were so young, but you did more than me could ever do."

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Ziggy Marley is an eight-time Grammy winner, Emmy winner, musician, producer, activist and humanitarian who has cultivated a legendary career for close to 40 years.  The eldest son of Bob and Rita Marley, Ziggy has hewed his own path as a musical pioneer, infusing the reggae genre with funk, blues, rock and other elements through mindful songcraft.  Equal parts master storyteller and motivational guide, he deftly explores issues from environmental awareness to self-empowerment, social injustice to political inequity, while returning again and again to the transformative power of love. And over the past 15 years with his own companies, Tuff Gong Worldwide and Ishti Music, Marley has complete control of his masters and publishing; alongside his charity URGE – benefiting the well-being of children in Jamaica, Africa and North America. For more, visit ziggymarley.com and all socials at @ziggymarley.

LETTUCE is (a) the prime ingredient in a salad, (b) a slang for cash, (c) a green herb that can be smoked, (d) a genre-busting six-member musical collective formed in 1992 by four alumni of the prestigious Berklee College Of Music, or (e) all of the above. If you answered “e,” then you’re in on the sheer magic of a band that both feeds the rich history of funk music and combines it with strains of hip-hop, rock, psychedelia, jazz, soul, jam, go-go, and the avant-garde. Read More

The GRAMMY® Award-nominated six-piece is comprised of Adam Deitch [drums, percussion, arrangement], Adam “Shmeeans” Smirnoff [guitar], Erick “Jesus” Coomes [bass], Ryan Zoidis [alto, baritone, tenor sax, Korg X-911], Eric “Benny” Bloom [trumpet, horns], and Nigel Hall [vocals, Hammond B-3, Rhodes, clavinet, keyboards]. To date, their discography includes  Outta Here  [2002],  Rage!  [2008],  Fly  [2012],  Crush  [2015], the EP  Mt. Crushmore  [2016], the live album  Witches Stew [2017],  Elevate  [2019],  Resonate  [2020],  Unify  [2022], and now  VIBE  — a single 48 minute continuous session of pure, free-flowing improvisation, available digitally for the first time.

With  VIBE , Lettuce cement their status as boundary-pushing innovators over three decades into their lauded career, blurring lines and smashing up jazz chords, psychedelic passages, big horns, strains of soul and go-go, hip-hop elements for an uplifting, improvisational sound all their own. Ryan Zoidis explains, “we got into a vibe and hit record. 48 minutes went by like a blink of an eye. This is our first purely improvised recording. Nothing planned, nothing edited or overdubbed. This is a true spontaneous musical expression captured in its entirety.”

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Artist Charity Fee benefiting “ U.R.G.E ”:   One dollar ($1.00) per each ticket purchased will be contributed to Artist’s 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization: U.R.G.E (Unlimited Resources Giving Enlightenment). Founded and led by Ziggy Marley, U.R.G.E. supports efforts in Jamaica, Ethiopia, and other developing nations. Objectives include building new schools, operating health clinics and the overall support of children’s education and overall, well-being. http://www.urgefoundation.org

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The upcoming feature film, ‘Bob Marley: One Love,’ is designed in part to showcase the reggae-music legend for a new generation. Ziggy performs at The Shell in San Diego on Aug. 6 on a quadruple bill with Trombone Shorty, Mavis Staples and Robert Randolph.

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Ziggy Marley’s legendary father, Bob Marley, is still a household name and top-selling artist, four decades after his death from cancer in 1981. But his dad’s perpetually high profile isn’t preventing Ziggy, some of his siblings, and their mother, Rita Marley, from casting an even bigger spotlight on the Jamaican reggae-music icon with the upcoming feature film, “Bob Marley: One Love.”

“People ask me: ‘Why now?’ And I tell them: ‘It’s the time because it’s the time,” said Ziggy, 54. He will perform here with his band Aug. 6 at the Rady Shell at Jacobs Park on a quadruple bill with New Orleans music dynamo Trombone Shorty, gospel music great Mavis Staples and steel-guitar virtuoso Robert Randolph.

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Produced by Paramount Pictures, “Bob Marley: One Love” will star Kingsley Ben-Adir in the title role. He portrayed civil rights champion Malcolm X in the critically acclaimed film “One Night in Miami” and co-stars as one of the myriad Kens in the new Greta Gerwig-directed movie “Barbie.”

“Its like — instead of Bob (posthumously) putting out a ‘new’ album — this is a movie that represents his message and philosophy in a way that will reach a new generation. Because this new generation is a visual generation,” Ziggy explained.

“If we can get them to hear the message of Bob, it’s another way to spread the whole ‘love, unity, justice and peace’ message around the Earth. So, we look at it the same way as the music. But we can reach more people, and a new audience, using this movie to carry the message.”

Bob Marley, July 4, 1980, at a reggae festival concert in Paris.

Electrifying charisma

More than any other artist before or since, Bob Marley transformed reggae music in the 1970s from a regional Caribbean sensation into an enduring worldwide favorite.

His singular skill as a richly expressive songwriter and vocal artist was matched by his electrifying charisma as a performer, which Ziggy channeled during his charged 2021 Bob Marley tribute concert at San Diego’s Petco Park (for a socially distanced and reduced capacity audience).

But Ziggy — unlike actor Ben-Adir — has the distinct advantage of genetics and of having been mentored in music by his famous father and mother, whose own singing prowess is also a matter of record.

How difficult was it, then, to find the right actor to portray Bob Marley with an authenticity that lived up to the Marley family’s exacting standards?

“It was difficult because no one can ever be Bob,” Ziggy replied. “The artistic representation of Bob is what’s presented in the film. You have to represent the spirit of Bob and who he is.

“So, it was very difficult. We searched far and wide, through the Caribbean, Jamaica, America and the U.K. But the guy we chose, Kingsley, his presence was very captivating to us. And we needed that quality because Bob had that. Kingsley does a great job.”

Speaking from his home in Los Angeles, Ziggy noted that work on “Bob Marley: One Love” had already been underway for three years before principal casting was completed in 2022. Some of the singing in the film will be by Ben-Adir, while other numbers will feature Bob Marley’s original recorded vocals.

“We have a good partnership with the filmmakers, with a clear vision of what we wanted to do and the artistry we are after,” Ziggy said. Because Hollywood sometimes messes with (real-life) stories. And we want this to be a true Bob Marley story, not a Hollywood story.

“Everybody involved has has teamed up to get the film to where we want it to be. Now, we have presented the first trailer. After finishing up the making of the film, it will — hopefully — be out next year.”

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A native of Jamaica, Bob Marley was only 36 when he passed away 42 years ago. Ziggy was 12 at the time.

His father’s life spanned nearly four decades and multiple continents, including — as a teenager — living in Rhode Island and working at a Chrysler assembly plant.

Bob Marley’s career took off after he and his band, The Wailers, were signed by London-based Island Records, which in 1973 released the group’s landmark albums “Catch a Fire” and “Burnin’.” His musical legacy — which includes such classics as “Get Up, Stand Up,” “One Love,” “No Woman, No Cry,” “Redemption Song,” “Jamming,” “I Shot the Sheriff,” “Three Little Birds” and “What is Love?” — has endured ever since.

Much like his galvanizing songs, Bob Marley became a symbol of peace, love, unity and righteous indignation over social and political inequities — both in his homeland and around the world.

He headlined the 1978 One Love Peace Concert in Kingston, which was also billed as “Bob Marley Plays for Peace.” It followed the 1976 “Smile Jamaica Concert,” which he performed at despite having been shot two days earlier in a politically motivated assassination attempt at his home in Kingston.

Given the many facets of his life, how did Ziggy and the makers of “Bob Marley: One Love” decide what to include in — and leave out of — the film?

“Well,” Ziggy replied, “we wanted to have a period in Bob’s life that changed who he is and (show) what he’s done. We chose a period of time when Bob had very significant things happen in his life.

“So, we use the assassination attempt as a foundation to tell his story. And during that time period, he has memories (in the film) of his childhood. The movie tells his story from a very pivotal period in his life. And it also shows what we know him as today.”

For all the focus on his father, Ziggy is also keeping busy with his own music career.

In February, he performed the two opening concerts at The Sound, the new $17 million venue at the Del Mar Racetrack. He and his 10-piece band have performed more than two-dozen concerts since the start of June. They have 13 more scheduled between today and Aug 13.

Del Mar, CA - January 12: The Sound on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2023 in Del Mar, CA. The main dance floor and the upper seating area. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / The San Diego Union-Tribune)

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“As I’ve grown and matured, the purpose has become more evident,” Ziggy said. “My commitment and understanding has become more defined — and more totally defined.”

That commitment began even before Ziggy made his public concert debut at the age of 10 in Jamaica, where he debuted as a member of The Melody Makers. That group found him singing alongside his siblings Stephen, Sharon and Cedella, who — like Ziggy and their mother — are involved in varying degrees in the upcoming “Bob Marley: One Love” film.

At last count, Ziggy has made 19 albums — including several with The Melody Makers — and won seven Grammy Awards. But the shadow of his father has always loomed large, even before — in more recent years — Ziggy began performing concerts that pay tribute not only to specific songs by his fabled father, but to entire concerts by Bob Marley & The Wailers.

“Once we’re on that journey, nothing else can affect us,” Ziggy said. “The music takes you away and you become one.”

In a 1997 Union-Tribune interview, Ziggy said: “My goal is not to establish myself as a person or (for having an) individual style. The goal is to make the music be what it is. I’m Ziggy and Bob is Bob. I am part of the whole. I am not alone. But I don’t want to be judged by no one.”

Does he still feel the same today, 26 years later?

“Well, my father’s music is my music, too,” said Ziggy, who also cites Marvin Gaye and Sam Cooke as two key vocal inspirations.

“When I’m singing somebody’s music, it’s mine, too, and I sing it with the same spiritual conviction. I’m accurate to what Bob says with his music. I have that impetus and compassion to understand what my father went through. So, when I sing those songs, I sing them with that same physical and spiritual energy.

“Bob’s legacy is not music, it’s as a good human who loved humanity and other people. The legacy is not music, it’s who we are as human beings ...

“That is the legacy. Whether it comes through music or everyday life doesn’t matter.”

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and Ziggy Marley, with Mavis Staples and the Robert Randolph Band

When: 6 p.m. Aug. 6

Where: The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park, 222 Marina Park Way, downtown

Tickets: $52-$100

Phone: (619) 235-0804

Online: theshell.org

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ABOUT ZIGGY MARLEY Ziggy Marley is an eight-time Grammy winner, Emmy winner, musician, producer, activist and humanitarian who has cultivated a legendary career for close to 40 years.  The eldest son of Bob and Rita Marley, Ziggy has hewed his own path as a musical pioneer, infusing the reggae genre with funk, blues, rock and other elements through mindful songcraft.  Equal parts master storyteller and motivational guide, he deftly explores issues from environmental awareness to self-empowerment, social injustice to political inequity, while returning again and again to the transformative power of love. And over the past 15 years with his own companies, Tuff Gong Worldwide and Ishti Music, Marley has complete control of his masters and publishing; alongside his charity URGE – benefiting the well-being of children in Jamaica, Africa and North America. For more, visit ziggymarley.com and all socials at @ziggymarley.

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New Ziggy Marley summer, fall 2021 tour dates announced

Ziggy has announced a handful of new live concert dates – with more on the way – around the U.S. later this summer and early fall!

First up, Ziggy and band will be returning to the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles for what’s sure to be another epic Reggae Night celebration (with support from our dear friends and reggae legends, The Wailing Souls).

Next, Ziggy will be playing a couple of shows on September 11th and 12th at the Vina Robles Amphitheater (Paso Robles, CA) and the BeachLife Festival (Redondo Beach, CA), respectively. Both shows will be live tribute sets to his father, Bob Marley, with the BeachLife Festival also seeing Ziggy share the stage with his brother Stephen Marley.

And lastly, Ziggy has announced a third Bob Marley tribute set in Webster, Massachusetts at the Indian Ranch Amphitheatre on Thursday, September 30th.

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Rady Shell's 2024 summer concert season boasts four Rock & Roll Hall of Famers and rising stars alike

H aving performed at the Hollywood Bowl, London's Royal Albert Hall and Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheatre, English singer-songwriter KT Tunstall is no stranger to iconic concert venues. But the Grammy Award-nominated troubadour was clearly impressed when she took the stage at The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park earlier this month on a double-bill with Roger Daltrey of The Who.

"I feel like The Shell is the venue all the other venues are jealous of!" Tunstall told the audience. "It's like the Hollywood Bowl, except the Hollywood Bowl doesn't have the ocean right next to it."

That is an undeniable fact. So is the comparative intimacy of The Shell, which opened in 2021 as the outdoor home of the San Diego Symphony. It has a capacity of 4,500 for most of its concerts. That's less than a quarter the capacity of the landlocked, nearly 18,000-seat Hollywood Bowl, which opened in 1922.

What The Shell does have in common with the Hollywood Bowl is that some of the same artists will perform at both venues this summer, including Sara MacLachlan, Gary Clark Jr., Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue, Pink Martini and Harry Connick Jr. At least four of this year's Shell acts — Mavis Staples, John Fogerty, The Beach Boys and Kool & The Gang — are Rock & Roll Hall of Famers.

They will all enjoy an eye-popping view. The Shell is situated directly in between San Diego Bay and the Marriott Marina. Performers on stage face the bay, the Coronado Bridge, North Island and beyond.

"On clear days, you can see all the way into Mexico," said San Diego Symphony Music Director Rafael Payare.

"It is a really special place to perform," agreed San Diego native Chris Thile, who has played at The Shell with both Nickel Creek and the Yo-Yo Ma-led group Goat Rodeo.

As of this writing, 40 nights of music are scheduled to be presented at The Shell between Saturday and Sept. 21. Five more concerts will follow in October and November, including performances by The Avett Brothers, Australia's King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Porter Robinson and the annual "Experience Hendrix" tour honoring electric-guitar icon Jimi Hendrix.

Here is a look at a baker's dozen likely summer highlights at The Shell. The full Shell schedule and ticket information is available at theshell.org .

Kool & The Gang, with Sister Sledge and DJ Prince Hakim

Expect an extra celebratory performance by Kool & The Gang, which is taking a victory lap prior to its Oct. 19 induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The veteran funk, soul, disco and beyond ensemble released its debut album in 1969 and has been eligible for induction since 1994, but never even made the ballot until this year. That makes its upcoming induction worth cheering — at last! — and jeering (what took the hall so inexcusably long?).

Kool & The Gang, which started off in 1964 as The Jazziacs, is still led by bassist Robert "Kool" Bell. Its lineup also boasts longtime trumpet standout Michael Ray, a former member of the Sun Ra Arkestra. And with a repertoire includes such favorites as "Jungle Boogie," "Hollywood Swinging," "Ladies Night" and "Celebration," a dance-filled romp is easy to predict. 7 p.m. June 21. $53-$120.

An Evening with Audra McDonald, featuring the San Diego Symphony, conducted by Andy Einhorn

Actress and Broadway vocal star Audra McDonald has won six Tony Awards — more than any other artist. She is also the only performer to win Tonys in all four acting categories: musical, drama, leading role and supporting role.

Blessed with a glorious soprano and the ability to make any song her own, McDonald shines equally bright whether singing musical theater favorites, bluesy laments, Tin Pan Alley chestnuts or jazz standards that sound anything but standard in her gifted hands. She also provides fascinating historical anecdotes about some of her selections that provide a welcome sense of musical and historical context. 7:30 p.m. June 30. $24-$104.

Ziggy Marley, with The San Diego Symphony

The oldest son of reggae-music icon Bob Marley, Ziggy Marley has performed twice at The Shell with his band. This time around, he and his group will be accompanied by the San Diego Symphony for the first half of this two-part concert.

The Jamaican native's 2017 orchestral gig at the Hollywood Bowl mixed some of his songs with newly arranged versions of such Bob Marley classics as "Get Up Stand Up," "One Love" and "Exodus." Will any symphony members be inspired to do the skank, the gully creepa or any other reggae dance moves? We'll see. 7:30 p.m. July 5. $33-$140.

Harry Connick Jr.

Is it a stretch for debonair jazz, big band, Dixieland and pop crooner and pianist Harry Connick Jr. to play a brooding, tattooed rock star? We'll find out when "Find Me Falling," the new rom-com film he stars in, debuts July 19 on Netflix.

In the meantime, triple Grammy-winner Connick and his band will perform at The Shell following a three-night stand at the Hollywood Bowl with the Los Angeles Philharmonic. Given that the New Orleans native's performance here will be orchestra-free, you can expect it to be a more swinging and freewheeling affair. San Diego is one of only six cities Connick is scheduled to perform in this summer. 7:30 p.m. July 6. $46-$225.

Jewel and Melissa Etheridge

This should be a doubly intriguing evening of music.

On the one hand, it will be a welcome homecoming concert for Jewel. The Alaska-born troubadour kicked off her career singing in coffeehouses in Poway and Pacific Beach more than 30 years ago. Her 1995 debut album, "Pieces of You," sold 12 million copies in the U.S. alone, making it one of the best-selling maiden voyages on record by any artist in any genre. She has made 14 albums since then, the most recent of which — 2022's "Freewheelin' Woman" — is the most pop-savvy to date that showcases her broad vocal range.

On the other hand, blues-rock powerhouse Melissa Etheridge is a take-no-prisoners performer. And, as she demonstrated in February at the all-star Grammy Awards MusiCares concert honoring Jon Bon Jovi, she relishes the opportunity to steal any show. 7:30 p.m. July 23. $46-$225.

The Stray Cats

Talk about a full-circle moment! The Stray Cats have not toured since 2019, when they wrapped up an international concert trek with two sold-out San Diego shows at Humphreys. The rockabilly-fueled trio recorded a live album on that tour, "Rocked This Town: From L.A. to London." It was released in 2020 by Encinitas-based Surfdog Records, the same label that has put out more than a dozen albums by Stray Cats' singer/guitarist Brian Setzer.

In July, the now-45-year-old band will hit the road again and San Diego is the fifth stop on its tour. If there is a cure for the summertime blues — to invoke the rollicking 1958 Eddie Cochran song Stray Cats sometimes perform as their final encore — expect a strong dose of it at this show. 7 p.m. Aug. 3. $67 to $449.

Los Lobos, Los Lonely Boys and Son Rompe Pera

Now in its 51st year, Los Lobos has created a musical legacy few others can match. On record and in concert, this East L.A.-bred band celebrates rootsy American and Latin music with skill, verve and innate soulfulness. Whether performing rock, blues, boleros, country, rockabilly, cumbias, country, ranchera romps and edgy elegies, Los Lobos shines in any stylistic setting.

The group's pop stardom has been fleeting. Its 1987 version of Ritchie Valens' "La Bamba" — which became the first Spanish-language song to top the national U.S. Billboard Top 40 record charts — is Los Lobos' only hit single to date. But the band's devotion to making music that matters has remained unwavering.

Seeing them headline a concert with Los Lonely Boys, a Texas trio whose members were greatly inspired by Los Lobos, is a nice touch. So is the inclusion of Son Rompe Pera, the Mexico City band that uses a marimba as its lead instrument while fusing Colombian cumbia music with punk, garage-rock and Jamaican ska. Aug. 4: 7 p.m., $24-$104.

Norah Jones, with Mavis Staples

It's been 22 years since the release of Texas-bred singer, songwriter and pianist Norah Jones' debut album, "Come Away With Me." It has since sold a staggering 27 million copies worldwide, while her subsequent releases have sold an additional 23 million copies.

That's an especially impressive feat for an understated balladeer whose nuanced music expertly draws from jazz, country, pop and various points in between. Jones' versatility has enabled her to duet with everyone from Willie Nelson, Wynton Marsalis and Foo Fighters to Wayne Shorter, Tony Bennett and Keith Richards. With any luck, her return to The Shell — where she first performed in 2022 — will include her version of "The Long Way Home" by former San Diegan Tom Waits.

Opening Jones' concert here is gospel-music great Mavis Staples, who — by coincidence — in 2017 was joined by Waits at her Petaluma concert for a vocal duet on the 1971 Staple Singers gem, "Respect Yourself." She was the headliner at last month's 3½-hour "Mavis Staples 85th: All-Star Birthday Concert," which also featured such admirers as Bonnie Raitt, Chris Stapleton, Taj Mahal, Trombone Shorty, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, and ... Norah Jones. As Staples' rousing performance at The Shell last year vividly demonstrated, she does not have the slightest intention of going quietly into any good night. 7 p.m. Aug. 6. $54.

Jason Mraz, with the San Diego Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sean O'Loughlin

This multiple Grammy Award-winning Oceanside singer-songwriter has performed at least three previous times at The Shell, including a free, tour-ending concert last year with his brassy Superband, and a free unplugged performance with fellow San Diego musician and longtime pal Gregory Page.

Fresh from his stint last year on "Dancing with the Stars," Mraz performed two benefit concerts in February with — and on behalf of — an array of area nonprofit arts groups at California Center for the Arts, Escondido. His most recent album, 2023's "The Mystical Magical Rhythmical Radical Ride," features Mraz pursuing a more dance-oriented style that nods to such musical inspirations as Michael Jackson, Chic, Donna Summer and the Bee Gees in their 1970s disco prime. How these propulsive songs will work with an orchestra remains to be seen, but chances are better than good that Mraz will bust a move or two on stage. 7:30 p,.m. Aug. 11. $46-$225.

Gilbert Castellanos performs Miles Davis' 'Kind of Blue,' featuring Joel Frahm, Donald Vega, Willie Jones III, Danton Boller and James Mahone

The best-selling jazz album in history — and one of the most groundbreaking and revered — Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue" hasn't aged a day since its release in 1959. A landmark work that launched the modal jazz movement, it has inspired countless jazz artists, along with the Allman Brothers Band, John Legend, Fine Young Cannibals and Pink Floyd, whose 1973 song "Breathe" was specifically influenced by "Kind of Blue."

Paying tribute on stage to an album that features such legendary musicians as Davis, John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderly and Bill Evans is a formidable task. But if anyone is up for the challenge, it's top trumpeter Gilbert Castellanos, who is the San Diego Symphony's jazz curator and the founder of the Young Lions Jazz Conservatory. 7:30 p.m. Aug 17. $21-$78.

Gary Clark Jr.

Returning to The Shell for the first time since his electrifying 2021 debut at the venue, Gary Clark Jr. has evolved considerably since then. While his blues-drenched guitar work and soulful singing are still key elements, the music featured on his latest album, this year's "JPEG RAW," draws equally from hip-hop, rock, vintage soul, funk and electronically processed pop, with elements of jazz, West African chants and country providing extra textures.

The album features such guest artists as Stevie Wonder, George Clinton, Valerie June, Ghanaian singer-producer Naala, rising trumpeter Keyon Harrold and more. It's an ambitious work that may present some challenges to fully realize on a concert stage without those guests. If anyone is up for such a challenge, it's Texas native Clark, who played the role of blues pioneer Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup in Baz Luhrmann's Oscar-nominated film, "Elvis." 7 p.m. Aug. 24. $33-$140.

John Fogerty, George Thorogood & The Destroyers, with Hearty Har

Creedence Clearwater Revival mastermind and veteran solo star John Fogerty turned 78 on Tuesday. He is celebrating with a 40-concert summer tour that traverses the U.S. and also includes half a dozen shows in Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Spain. His band features his sons, Tyler and Shane, who will open each show with their own group, Hearty Har.

If Fogerty performs with extra bounce in his step and eve more fire this time around, there's a very sound reason. After a more than five-decade-long legal battle, he last year finally acquired a majority interest in the global publishing rights to the trove of Creedence songs he wrote and recorded with the band in the 1960s and 1970s, including "Proud Mary," "Fortunate Son," "Bad Moon Rising" and "Have You Ever Seen the Rain?"

Last year also saw the belated release of a Creedence live album recorded in 1970 at London's Royal Albert Hall, along with an accompanying film documentary narrated by Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges. Not coincidentally, The Dude — Bridges' lead character in the Coen Brothers' 1988 film hit, "The Big Lebowski" — was a major Creedence fan. 7 p.m. Sept. 4. $85-$253.

Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue, with Big Boi

This will be the third consecutive year New Orleans music dynamo Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews and his rollicking band have performed at The Shell. They made their debut there in 2022, headlining a six-act lineup, then returned to top a 2023 triple bill with Ziggy Marley and Mavis Staples.

A champion of Big Easy-styled funk, jazz, R&B, soul and rock, Andrews is a charismatic performer whose sheer exuberance can elevate even his lesser songs. He and the members of his horn-driven band do more instrumental solos in concert than almost any other non-jazz group I can cite. And they are likely the only San Diego-bound act whose concert repertoire typically includes such New Orleans-bred anthems as "When The Saints Go Marching In" and "Down by the Riverside," and high-octane versions of Prince's "Let's Go Crazy" and George Clinton's "We Want the Funk." 7 p.m. Sept. 6, $33-$140.

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She knew Bob Marley when he lived in Wilmington. Here's what she thinks of 'One Love' film

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Early in the new Paramount Pictures film "Bob Marley: One Love," Marley is shown delivering the first of several Delaware mentions in the biopic ― with a thick Jamaican accent, of course.

At a Philadelphia preview screening of the film Monday night, a smile crawled across the face of Genoveva "Genny” Pitts at the shout-out.

For the past 30 years, she has helped run the annual Wilmington Peoples Festival in honor of Marley, who lived in the city (along with his mother, Cedella Booker) off and on from the mid-'60s to the late '70s.

In fact, the festival was born when Booker made a surprise announcement at a party, putting Pitts and her late husband, Ibis, in charge of the effort.

In addition to the First State references, the film, released in theaters Valentine's Day, also features a scene showing Marley's wife, Rita, in Wilmington speaking to her husband on the phone while their children play in their snowy backyard at 23rd and Tatnall streets.

Wilmington native and film co-writer Zach Baylin told Delaware Online/The News Journal earlier this month that he made sure there were references to his home state in the film, even if in passing.

For Pitts, who is hosting a sold-out red carpet VIP premiere event of the film in Wilmington on Wednesday, it was an important gesture.

"I'm glad Delaware was pointed out," she said after seeing the film. "It's also part of the Peoples Festival mission, which was to make sure his time here in Delaware remains relevant when they tell the story of Bob because it could easily have been forgotten."

Marley performance scenes shine

"Bob Marley: One Love" focuses heavily on only a short time of Marley's life, albeit a busy period covering 1976 to 1978.

It opens with the 1976 failed assassination attempt when a gunman shot Marley, wife Rita and manager Don Taylor in Marley's home in Jamaica. It then shows his decision to leave Jamaica for London, the recording of the legendary "Exodus" album and his eventual return to his homeland before his death.

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Flashbacks show short scenes from Marley's childhood, mostly tracking the love story of Bob and Rita, who is now 77 and living in Florida.

In what may not come as a surprise, the music and performance scenes in "Bob Marley: One Love" deliver the film's most shining moments.

They include a teenage Marley performing the 1965 high-tempo Wailing Wailers ska song "Simmer Down" in the studio and the emotional rendition of "War" to 80,000 people at the "Smile Jamaica" concert only two days after he was shot, showing the crowd his wounds.

Thankfully, original Marley recordings are used featuring his distinctive voice instead of having the actor who plays him, Kingsley Ben-Adir, attempt to re-create the magical sound. Marely's son Stephen serves as music supervisor for the film. He and other members of the family, including Rita and Ziggy Marley, also serve as producers.

The performance scenes from "Smile Jamaica" and his return to Jamaica for 1978's "One Love Peace" unity show showed the celebratory nature of his concerts, bringing back a flood of memories for Pitts.

She first met Marley when she and Ibis were living in Santa Monica, California, attending several nights of Marley's 1975 residency at The Roxy on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, watching his sets from the side of the stage.

She was 23 at the time and had never heard of Marley. But the moment she met him backstage and heard him speak, she was transfixed.

"I had to practically bow to him. His spirit was so different," she said. "My heart left my body. When he spoke, I could feel his power penetrate my system. He vibrated. He was speaking to my soul."

She would go on to see him several more times in Philadelphia when he came back to our region, driving up with his family and hanging out backstage. They were to see him at the University of Pennsylvania's Irvine Auditorium in Philadelphia on September 26, 1980, but he canceled the rest of his tour following his show in Pittsburgh only three days prior due to illness.

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That would turn out to be his final performance. He died of melanoma on May 11, 1981, at the age of 36.

Pitts said the film's concert scenes showing the joyful faces in the crowd as they were mesmerized by Marley and his music reminded her of what she saw from the stage at those Roxy shows and later in Philadelphia.

"It was like a revival. His shows lifted you right up off the ground. It just carried you. You were floating," said Pitts, who lived with Marley and his mother for several months when she and her husband moved to Wilmington in 1976.

Ibis Pitts had already lived in Wilmington previously. That is how he first met Rita ― as she shopped in his Afrocentric shop at 24th and Market streets around 1968 ― leading to his friendship with Bob starting around 1968 when the performer was only 23 and largely unknown.

While living in Delaware with the Marleys, Genny Pitts would try to convince Rita Marley and singer Judy Mowatt to add her as a background singer for Bob's tour: "I always begged them: 'Look, girls, I know the steps! I practice all the time!' It was a lot of fun."

'They will remember Bob forever'

While Pitts was pleasantly surprised by "Bob Marley: One Love" after hearing some initial negative commentary, she stressed it depicted only a small fragment of his life. She was especially surprised that only passing glimpses of his mother were included.

"They were so close. She was his anchor," she said.

Early reviews of the film have not been kind, clocking in with a 40% rating on review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes.

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"Too often, 'One Love' feels like the downbeat, neurotic middle act of a conventional biopic — the hero lost in his identity crisis, hemmed in by fame — stretched out to feature length. The film tells you a lot about Bob Marley, yet it never quite figures out what his journey is," wrote Variety critic Owen Gleiberman.

The A.V. Club's Murtada Elfadl snapped , "[Director Reinaldo Marcus Green] and his collaborators in 'Bob Marley: One Love" make all the wrong choices, ending up with a lifeless biopic that never manages to tell its audience why Bob Marley became a legend nor how he still matters to millions of people to this day."

And the Associated Press' Jake Coyle wrote , "When footage of the real Marley inevitably plays over the credits, it’s a painful comparison to the ruminative but inert movie that played before it."

Even if it isn't a critic's darling, Pitts is happy Marley is getting the full Hollywood treatment nearly 43 years after his death, exposing his music and life story to younger generations.

"I was thinking of that during the movie: 'Look at Bob.' This is going to expose him and his message to millions of new people who will listen to his music," she said. "He's stronger now than ever. They will remember Bob forever."

Have a story idea? Contact Ryan Cormier of Delaware Online/The News Journal at [email protected] or (302) 324-2863. Follow him on Facebook ( @ryancormier ) and X ( @ryancormier ).

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