Chris Blackwell

Bob Marley and the Wailers at the Crystal Palace Bowl, 7 June 1980

An oral history of Holy Bob: So Much Things to Say reviewed

23 September 2017 9:00 am

The Harder They Come, Jamaica’s first (and still finest) home-grown film, was released in 1972 with the local singer Jimmy…

My holiday hell: hotel horror stories

5 December 2015 9:00 am

Not everyone likes staying in hotels. I love it — which is just as well, considering I’m a travel editor.…

Count Basie, Aretha Franklin, Elvis, Bob Dylan - all the greats ultimately owe their fame to the faceless ‘record men’

21 February 2015 9:00 am

The crucial thing to remember about the music business is that it’s a business. If you happen to be creating…

The uneasy marriage of Jamaica’s two greatest exports

6 December 2014 9:00 am

Henry Jeffreys on Jamaica’s national drink