BOB MARLEY – ” Uprising Live “

Posted: November 6, 2021 in MUSIC
Bob Marley: Uprising Live! Limited Edition Triple Orange Vinyl

The Uprising Tour ran in Europe from May to July 1980 with five further dates in the USA in September. It was Bob Marley’s last tour before his tragically early death in May 1981 at the age of just 36 years of age. A few days after the release of the “Uprising” album Marley played this now legendary live show from Dortmund’s Westfalenhalle on June 13th. Bob Marley is on superb form and delivers a set of hit singles and classic album tracks.

The “Uprising” Tour ran for a few months around Europe, The tour was in support of the “Uprising” album released on June 10th 1980. A few days later on June 13th the live show from Dortmund’s Westfalenhalle was filmed for the famous German music TV series Rockpalast and is presented here for the first time with footage restored to the best possible quality. Bob Marley and the Wailers are on superb form and deliver a set of hit singles and classic album tracks. Marley’s energetic, charismatic performance gives no indication that he was already ill with the cancer that would take his life less than a year later.

With very few Bob Marley live concerts available this will be a welcome addition for any fan.

TRACKLISTING I Threes Set: 1) Precious World 2) Slave Queen 3) Steppin’ Out Of Babylon 4) That’s The Way Jah Planned It Bob Marley Main Show: 5) Marley Chant 6) Natural Mystic 7) Positive Vibration 8) Revolution 9) I Shot The Sheriff 10) War / No More Trouble 11) Zimbabwe 12) Jamming 13) No Woman, No Cry 14) Zion Train 15) Exodus 16) Redemption Song 17) Could You Be Loved 18) We Can Make It Work 19) Natty Dread 20) Is This Love 21) Get Up, Stand Up 22) Coming In From The Cold 23) Lively Up Yourself

His energetic, charismatic performance gives no indication that he was already ill with the cancer that would take his life less than a year later and this release is testament to his spirit and his musicianship.This special 3LP edition is released to celebrate what would have been his 75th year.

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