On this Day in Music – 3rd December


1976 – Gunmen broke into Bob Marley’s home in Kingston attempting to assassinate the Reggae singer.  Marley was shot in the arm, and his wife Rita and manager Don Taylor were also hit.  Thankfully, nobody died, but the piece of lead stayed in Marley’s arm until his death in 1981.

Previous Albums Of The Day

No.454 3/12/2017

The new Björk album Utopia is an atmospheric affair with harps, flutes and the Icelandic’s haunting vocals. She sings “The forest is in me…” it certainly is! bjork.com

Born On This Day Supergroup

Bass:  Percy Jones (Brand X)

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