Keith Wortman, CEO of Blackbird Presents, produced the sold-out Exodus 40 Live, an all-star concert celebration event on Nov. 1 at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. Celebrating the 40th anniversary of one of Bob Marley’s “Exodus,” one of the most iconic reggae albums of all time, the evening featured performances by a huge cast of musical talent and was promoted by Nederlander and Outback Concerts. Pictured from left is Jim James of My Morning Jacket, Briana Lee, Maiya Sykes, Audley Freed, Ziggy Marley, Ray Angry, Don Was, Stephen Marley, Cyril Neville, Terence Higgins, Aloe Blacc, Citizen Cope, Dave McMurray, Joe Sublett, Darrell Leonard, Gary Clark Jr., Riff Raff, Ranoy Gordon and Prophets of Rage’s Tom Morello.
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Dave Brooks has over 15 years experience as a writer, including eight years as the Managing Editor of Venues Today. He started Amplify in 2014 to give the industry its own voice and turn up the volume on live entertainment.