by Elia

in the early 1970’s photographer and film maker esther anderson travelled with bob marley and the wailers on a promotional tour through jamaica for their first album, catch a fire. 

to help with the publicity of launching the album, anderson photographed and filmed the wailers as they toured across the caribbean. all original recordings were lost for over 30 years until 2000 when a british documentary maker reunited her with her original tapes.  

click here to see some of those original tapes and photographs