Article by Danny Savage, via Island Stage
It has been quite a hot and rainy summer here in Philly. Thursday, September 6th was no exception as Ziggy Marley’s Rebellion Rises tour made a stop at the Electric Factory. The tour promotes Ziggy’s seventh studio hit, “Rebellion Rises”, and he brought the people of Philly exactly what they needed–some celebration of peace.
Originally billed to be held at the Mann Music Center’s “Sky Line Stage”, threats of inclement weather moved the show to the Electric Factory. With the temperature close to 100 degrees with humidity to match, it was refreshing to have a show to help mellow us out. The vibes were high as the crowd welcomed Tribal Seeds, Steel Pulse, and of course, Ziggy himself.
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