John Joseph Wardle, known by the stage name Jah Wobble, is an English bass guitarist, singer, poet and composer. He became known to a wider audience as the original bass player in Public Image Ltd in the late 1970s and early 1980s, but left the band after two albums. Following his departure from PiL, he developed a successful solo career, which has continued to the present time. In 2012, he reunited with fellow PiL guitarist Keith Levene for Metal Box In Dub and the album Yin & Yang. Since 2013, he has been one of the featured pundits on Sunday morning's The Virtual Jukebox segment of BBC Radio 5 Live's Up All Night with Dotun Adebayo. His autobiography, Memoirs of a Geezer was published in 2009.
|Birth name:||John Joseph Wardle|
|Born:||August 11, 1958, Stepney, London, England|
|Genres:||Post-punk, dub, world, experimental rock, electronica|
|Instruments:||Bass guitar, vocals, keyboards, drums|
|Years active:||1978–1984, 1986–present|
|Labels:||30 Hertz, Island|
|Associated acts:||Public Image Ltd, The Human Condition, Jah Wobble's Invaders of the Heart, The Damage Manual, Chinese Dub Orchestra|
|Website:||Jah Wobble's Official site|
|Twitter:||Jah Wobble's Twitter profile|
|IMDb:||Jah Wobble's IMDb|
About Jah Wobble
English bassist and composer who began his musical career with Public Image Ltd. and who went on to pursue a solo career.
He has collaborated with over one hundred artists throughout his career.
He has had two children with his second wife, Zi Lan Liao.
He was childhood friends with British punk legend Sid Vicious .
Information related to Jah Wobble
- http://jahwobble.com Official site
- http://www.discogs.com/artist/Jah Wobble's Invaders of the Heart Jah Wobble's Invaders of the Heart discography at Discogs
- http://www.last.fm/music/Jah Wobble Jah Wobble statistics, tagging and previews at Last.FM
- http://www.last.fm/music/Jah Wobble's+Invaders+of+the+Heart Jah Wobble's Invaders of the Heart statistics, tagging and previews at Last.FM
- http://www.last.fm/group/Wobble Jah Wobble group at Last.FM
- http://www.recordproduction.com/jah_wobble_video_feature_at_mark.htm Jah Wobble video interview while in the studio