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For this year’s celebration of the ultimate Rastaman’s birthday, Ras Records and Reggae Runnins fanzine are bringing Roger Steffen to do live narration for his highly touted two-hour homage, The Life of Bob Marley: A Video Tribute. Founding editor of the Beat and a Marley archivist, Steffens will show and extemporize on portions of his immense collection of film footage featuring reggae’s most legendary artist. Steffens, who accompanied Marley on part of his final tour, is now assisting one-time Marley bandmate Bunny Livingston on a book. Locals Willy Paul & DKGB will provide some live Marley-inspired riddims. At 7 p.m. at the 9:30 Club, 815 V St. NW. $10. (202) 393-0930. (Steve Kiviat)