Combining the influences of Bob Marley and the music of their Polynesian heritage, Herbs were pioneers of a Pacific reggae sound.
Nick Bollinger discusses their first long-player Light of the Pacific.
Adapted from the book 100 Essential Albums, by Nick Bollinger, published by Awa Press.
Songs: Light of the Pacific, Thems The Breaks, Mama’s Song, Jah’s Son, Crazy Mon, Meteli.
Album: Light of the Pacific