Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

The Wailers: Speakeasy, London

Danny Holloway, New Musical Express, 26 May 1973

IF YOU FOUND the Wailers' debut Island album, Catch A Fire, an uncomfortable sidestep to your usual tastes, I'd strongly advise you to witness a gig during their current British tour. Last week, I saw three of the band's London dates and found their brand of energy to be refreshing and exhilarating.

Total word count of piece: 293


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.