Been reading John Jeremiah Sullivan’s book of essays, Pulphead. Highly recommended, it’s great stuff.
One of the highlights is his piece from GQ on seeking out the reclusive Bunny Wailer, The Last Wailer.
Even the name is legend. Bunny Wailer. He grew up in the same house as Bob Marley, and together with Peter Tosh, they created not just The Wailers but a new template for sound. But only Bunny remains, and today he lives in his own private Zion. He is not an easy man to visit. John Jeremiah Sullivan ventured to Kingston, Jamaica, shortly after that city burned last summer, to find reggae’s most righteous survivor