Atlantic City, New Jersey, December 26, 2007 – Bob Marley and The Wailers sold more than 250 million albums worldwide. In the period since Bob Marley’s passing in May, 1981, one group has continued to carry the message. The Wailers will headline The Shell at Trump Marina on Saturday, February 23 for one show at 8 p.m.
Year after year, The Wailers, led by Aston "Familyman" Barrett (the bass player and musical leader for the Wailers was the musical director for Bob Marley), have toured the globe playing their special brand of music, enjoyed around the world by countless millions of fans. "Familyman" is the sole living musician who was with Bob Marley from the beginning of Bob’s career to his unfortunate death.
The Wailers now consist of seven original members who recorded and/or toured with "Bob Marley and the Wailers." The Wailers ‘live’ show consists of Bob Marley and The Wailers’ songs such as: "Buffalo Soldier," "Lively up Yourself," "Is This Love," "One Love," "I Shot the Sheriff," "Satisfy My Soul," "Trench Town Rock," "Get Up Stand Up," "Jamming," "Who the Cap Fit," "Exodus," "Roots Rock Reggae, "Kinky Reggae," "War," "Redemption Song, "Stir it Up," "No Woman No Cry," and "Could You Be Loved." The show also includes many other old songs, written by members of the Wailers, which were performed live during Bob Marley and the Wailers’ tours, as well as new original Wailers songs.
Tickets for The Wailers are priced at $30 plus tax and charity fee and are on sale now. Tickets are available by calling Ticketmaster at 1-800-736-1420, or online at www.tickemaster.com<http://www.tickemaster.com/> .