Bob Marley

J Dilla: Last Donut of the Night
This week marks the eight year anniversary of James Dewitt Yancey's untimely death, and his birthday. Yancey—better known as J Dilla—was arguably the most influential hip-hop producer ever and his legacy is still evident; so strong, in fact that each...
Bob Marley Birthday Tribute
Thursday marked what would have been legendary reggae singer, Rastafarian and star soccer player Bob Marley's 69th birthday. His extensive discography is so well-known and loved around the world, choosing one to pay homage can be a difficult task...
Jan Hammer Group: Don’t You Know
This week's #PrivateJam is selected by the man behind London-based music blog, Amateurism, who regularly delivers obscure tracks in the form of "daily vibes." Of Jan Hammer Group's "Don’t You Know," Leo Walton explains, "First of all, take three minutes...
Phantogram: Bill Murray
Like a genuine siren song, Phantogram's new track "Bill Murray" is exactly as the name implies: a musical tribute to the brilliant actor. The New York-based twosome hopes Murray will guest star in the song's future video, but with or without him, the...
Tinariwen: Emmaar Malian band Tinariwen are famous in their own Saharan country as much for their rocking desert blues as for their role in the '80s as Tuareg rebel fighters for Gadaffi. Despite their critically acclaimed musical talent, it would...