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Caribbean Journal Feature: Ziggy Marley on His Father and Jamaica

Photo by Tim Cadiente Article by Bob Curley, via Caribbean Journal Bob Marley would have been 75 years old this year, and while the reggae legend’s life was tragically cut short, his oldest son, Ziggy, has not only carried on his father’s musical legacy but his quest...

Ziggy Marley Featured in Rolling Stone Magazine: Another Side of Bob Marley

Photo by David Burnett Article via Rolling Stone Ziggy Marley knows his family would have done something big to mark his dad Bob’s 75th birthday. “Since he’s not here, we’re going to celebrate anyway,” says Ziggy, who curated a new book, Bob Marley: Portrait of the Legend,...

‘More Family Time’ kids/family album is OUT NOW!

Ziggy Marley releases his new family album, MORE FAMILY TIME, today. Get it here! The album is a follow up to his 2009’s Grammy® and Emmy winning album, FAMILY TIME. Make sure to catch Ziggy’s performance of “Play with Sky (Feat. Ben Harper) on The...

Huge new study will track effects of screen time on kids’ brains

Photo via MaxPixel (Public Domain) Article by Katherine Martinko, via TreeHugger Already the National Institutes of Health has found "significant differences" in the brains of children who spend excessive time online. Anywhere you go, you will see children and teens with tablets or smartphones in their hands. Riding...

Hers is a life sustained by music

Photo by Tribune/Steve Hanks Article by Joel Mills, via The Lewiston Tribune PULLMAN — Wherever Julia Cohen has roamed in her 100 years, the music followed. Inland Northwest classical music fans may know her as a founding member of the Washington-Idaho Symphony, where she played viola until she was...

A Call to Action

Photo courtesy of WME Article by Jesse Serwer, via Richmond Magazine For Ziggy Marley, music and family are inextricable. As the son of global music icon Bob Marley and the longtime frontman of the Melody Makers, his former band with siblings Stephen, Cedella and Sharon, he's always found...