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Jamaica stuns US in Gold Cup semis

...Jamaicans want more, said their German coach, Winfried Schaefer."We have one more match to play," he said. "Bob Marley is for after the match."The 34th-ranked Americans, who had played in five straight Gold Cup finals and were the...
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Slack Tide: A pot primer for the newly legal

...Of these, nearly 25 million people rate as daily users. Coincidentally, this is the same number of copies sold of Bob Marley's "Legend." Marijuana use is also ancient, dating back to the third millennium BCE. Putting this in historical...
Fall books: 37 new titles to add to your reading list

...Marlon James. There's advance buzz aplenty about this new novel, which begins with the attempted assassination of Bob Marley in 1976 and follows Jamaica through several dangerous, bloody and transformative decades."Leaving Time" by Jodi...
Gimme a smile: Perfect New Year's resolutions

...indulge in excess of every description. In the sober light of New Year's Day, you pause to take stock and address Bob Marley's question from his song "Exodus:" "Are you satisfied with the life you're living?" If not, New Year's resolutions...
This Day in History In 1949, Israel was admitted to the United Nations as the world body's 59th member. In 1981, reggae artist Bob Marley, 36, died in a Miami hospital. In 1985, more than 50 people died when a flash fire swept a jam-packed soccer stadium...
Keeping the funk alive

...The Uptown Allstars, since 1983. That's when he created "second-line reggae," after famously listening to Bob Marley's "Natty Dread" album for 15 straight days in his room. Neville and the Uptown Allstars, with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux...
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Nature's finest

...the Isley Brothers. All of those guys, straight R&B, soul music, we grew up listening to that every day all day. Bob Marley, you know, with our parents sitting around. Our neighbors, just walking down the block listening to what everybody...
New Year's Eve festivities offer Sister I-Live, Baby Naven

...She has toured nationally and internationally and said she still goes back and forth a lot to Jamaica. She covers some Bob Marley but plays a lot of original music, she said. She has two albums out, "Creation," and "Jealousy." "I'm working...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...reggae version of "Taxman," and a rock steady version of "Margaritaville." Everything from Jane's Addiction, Bob Marley, Rootboy, Smashmouth -- we've written and arranged horn parts." The band sports a three-piece horn section and...
Student Artist in the Spotlight: Kevin Koenig

...Beetoven, Rachmaninov, Queen, Beetles, P.O.D., Drowning Pool, Duke Ellington, Gary Gillespie, Benny Goodman, Bob Marley, etc." Future plans: "I would love to work for a law firm or work within the legal system - maybe public defender...


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