Reggae's Soul Man

Toots & The Maytals, 1978

Toots & The Maytals are one of the most important bands in reggae history. They’ve pressed lots of classic records, but their live act is what puts them a cut above the rest. During their shows, they blast powerful positivity into the audience, sounding out a stream of hits with seemingly boundless energy.

Hear stories from the life of Toots Hibbert and enjoy some of his best loved songs during a visit with Bob Edwards.

For Toots and the Maytals’ official website, click here.

The band is on tour now, they play Brooklyn Bowl in New York tonight.

Here are some more upcoming shows:

9/3/09 - Boston, MA - House of Blues

9/4/09 - Providence, RI - Lupo’s

9/5/09 - Fairfield, CT - Stage One

9/7/09 - The Hamptons - Stephen’s Talkhouse

-Dan Bloom