James Lavelle Presents: Lee Scratch Perry
Grammy-winning reggae icon Lee "Scratch" Perrys name has become synonymous with experimentation and innovation both as a legendary producer and influential performer. After over 40 years, The Upsetter shows no signs of slowing down any time soon. As an artist, songwriter, innovator, performer, creator and especially a producer, Perry has been at the forefront of reggae music since the late 50\'s ska movement. Cited by many as the inventor of dub reggae and the scratch turntable effect since used by DJs everywhere. He was also a seminal influence on the works of Bob Marley and shaped the machinery that became his celebrated sound. His studio innovations made him such a sought after producer that he influenced not only reggae but also rock, punk, pop and dance music, having collaborated with such icons as The Clash, Junior Murvin and The Beastie Boys. Now back and with his unique sound stylings burning as brightly as ever, get ready and tighten up.
The Jazz Cafe, London, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/london/ the-jazz-cafe/james-lavelle-presents-lee-scratch-perry James Lavelle Presents:...
Virtus & Steppin Hot Band At Attic Bar (Bristol) - Sat 23 Sep
We proudly introduce to you for the first time in UK one of the hottest rising star outta Italy.. "VIRTUS" backed by "Steppin\' HOT Band". So put the date on your agenda as it gonna be an heavy weight night! Also on the night before and after the show DJ set by Fu-Zion Amorion, Forlai, Salento Roots Sound, Outta Da Yard, Mad Eddy.. Start : 8.30pm / Make sure you come early! (Door tax : 3) Miss is a diss ! VIRTUS BIO : Federico Gidaro, aka Virtus, was born in Rome on November 22, 1986, and from an early age he expressed his interest in music. He studied accordion at the Luciano Fancelli\'s school and also he attended for a short period the Elio Polizzi\'s school specialized in movie music. Currently he is engaged in studies of musicology at the Faculty of Arts and Fiolosofia Torvergata University in Rome. His approach to reggae music has begun in the summer of 2004 thanks to the friends of his origin country in the south of Italy (St. Andrea Apostolo dello Jonio - Cz). Since 2005 starting out the first self-productions along with the first performances. In the winter of 2006 started the collaboration with the Pakka Sound (of which he was a member until 2009) with whom he could perform in historic locations of reggae roman such as the CSOA Global Village and the CSOA Intifada. In 2008 he participated in the compilation Southyard # 1 (of the homonymous Southyard Records) as author of the song "Mi gyal" and as a composer of "Bless The Ladyes riddim" on which they sang important italian singers like Fido Guido, Mama Marjas, Kalafro Sound Power and Treble (ex Sud Sound System). In 2009 he released his first album in free download (www.virtusdisco2.altervista.org) containing old songs rearranged and new productions played and composed by VirtuS (except for Early Morning riddim and Bullet Era riddim produced by MacroMarco). A new work, "Waiting Fi di Album" (available in free download), is released at the end of 2011: a new album completely sung in patwa (jamaican creole language) with instrumentals made by italian and international producers. Some of the singles included in the album like "Bun \'till a Morning" and "Raggamusic inna mi life" are pressed on vinyl (7") also with some of the most important names of the reggae scene like Yami Bolo, Million Stylez and General Levy. Thanks to this album VirtuS starts the "Waiting fi di Tour" spreading his music all over Italy and Europe (France, Belgium, Spain and Portugal). In 2012 the sites Reggae.fr includes VirtuS among the "upcoming artist and revelations 2012". Currently he is also undertaken to produce as a singer and beatmaker in a new label called REDGOLDGREEN spreading his music through live concerts backed by Miss B-Ranks (selecta outta Gal Dem Crew).
Attic Bar, Bristol, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/bristol/ attic-bar/virtus--steppin-hot-band-at-attic-bar-bristol---sat-23-sep Virtus & Steppin Hot Ba...
LEE SCRATCH PERRY
Following on from his huge sold-out Bristol show last year, the dubmaster himself.... Lee Scratch Perry (official) returns! The immense legend that is LEE SCRATCH PERRY brings his incredible back-catalogue to BRISTOL for what promises to be an exceptional night. The irrepressible 83 year old reggae legend is back with his spectacular full-band show exhibiting the fruits of an incredible carreer from a true original Doors: 9pm - 2am 18+ Only. Tickets: 22.50 + Booking Fee Adv Tickets available online from: http://tickets.ents24.com/event/lee-scratch-perry-presented-by-dictionary-pudding/fiddlers-club/1085040?aff=ents24&inf=-a7dd8bde1050cd4d&utm_medium=widget&utm_source=www.fiddlers.co.uk&utm_campaign=Fiddlers+Club-0l0
Fiddlers, Bristol, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/bristol/ fiddlers/lee-scratch-perry Lee Scratch Pe
Black Uhuru Performed By Mykal Rose - O2 Forum Kentish Town
Soundcrash presents Black Uhuru performed by Mykal Rose
O2 Forum Kentish Town, London, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/london/ o2-forum-kentish-town/black-uhuru-performed-by-mykal-rose---o2-forum-kentish-town Black Uhuru Performed B...
Macka B & The Roots Ragga Band | The Fleece, Bristol
Mon 16th Oct | 7.30pm | 12 adv | All Ages* Macka B www.mackab.com Macka.B and the Roots Ragga Band will be live at The Fleece on Monday 16th October for a special #MedicalMonday reggae jam! With a mission of spreading good vibes, peaceful messages and positivity, and a warm-up from the infectious Tree House Fire, the hilarious Macka B performing in the musical hub of Bristol is not to be missed! TICKETS : www.seetickets.com/event/macka-b/the-fleece-bristol/1133713 www.bristolticketshop.co.uk/?/171016FLEMACK1 *under 16s must be with an adult -- The UK DJ and Reggae legend has toured all corners of the Globe over the last 30 years, and has an impressive collection of over 17 studio albums featuring a host of renowned sound systems and roots artists - and he continues to release records today, with Reggaeville describing him as one of the UKs most influential singjays. Hes made an international name for himself in both Roots Reggae and Soundsystem culture, whilst also becoming an internet sensation with his motivational and lifestyle teaching youtube videos; featuring the weekly Medical Mondays and Wha Ma Eat Wednesdays. The humorous and influential lyricist will be joined by the Roots Ragga Band for a fantastic night of reggae music. Tree House Fire www.facebook.com/treehousefire Support will be provided by Tree House Fire, a 5-piece reggae/dub band that play their own style of upbeat, catchy songs with infectious hooks, soothing grooves and stomping beats, tailor-made to get you moving! The popularity of this Welsh band has seen them share the stage with the likes of The Skints, Sonic Boom Six, Jaya the Cat, The Beat, The Selecter and New York ska legends The Toasters, along with numerous festival appearances including the UKs largest reggae and ska festival, Boomtown Fair, alongside established acts such as Damian Marley, Madness, Cat Empire and Anthony B, to name a few. For a one-off Medical Monday special celebrating reggae in all its glory, join Macka.B & the Roots Ragga Band and Tree House Fire at 7.30pm at The Fleece on Monday 16th October 2017! The Fleece www.thefleece.co.uk
The Fleece, Bristol, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/bristol/ the-fleece/macka-b--the-roots-ragga-band--the-fleece-bristol Macka B & The Roots Rag...
Nanci And Phoebe (Congo Natty)
Reggae Take Over proudly presents... Nanci and Phoebe live in Birmingham As the youngest members of the Congo Natty family, Nanci and Phoebe are the bearers of the junglist torch. Their fresh take on hosting DJ sets breaks all genre conventions. They are known for mixing powerful flows, thought-provoking lyrics, booming bass lines and stringent bluesy harmonies. This will be a wild night of reggae and jungle to remember! In 2014 Nanci and Phoebe SOLD OUT our venue in Nottingham and since then they have gone from strength to strength. Theyve taken the reggae and jungle scenes by storm, tearing up festivals like Boomtown, Outlook and Glastonbury and touring all over the world. With very special guests... Young Culture Goosensei And your hosts... Reggae Take Over Doors 10pm - 5am Tickets 5-8 adv/ 10 OTD 18+ (bring photo ID) Join the movement to get EXCLUSIVE first access to tickets for future events: http://www.reggaetakeover.com One love.
PST, Birmingham, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/birmingham/ pst/nanci-and-phoebe-congo-natty- Nanci And Phoebe (congo...
In a UK reggae scene that has long eschewed bands in favor of sound systems, Backbeat Soundsystem are a different beast, bringing 8 musicians to the stage. While many of their peers are slavish in their attempt to recreate an authentic Jamaican-leaning sound, Backbeat Soundsystem are not afraid to go in totally different directions, pulling in influences from all across the music spectrum, to create their vision of modern reggae. Dean and Adjua effortlessly tear up the stage with lush harmonies, soaring melodies and natural born chemistry. This combined with a flawless horn section and undeniable groove leaves the audience mesmerised by their show stopping performance. Bringing an electronic flavour to the mix, with dub effects, sirens and live analog synthesiser, Backbeat Soundsystem remind the world that dub reggae is at the forefront of dance music culture.
New Cross Inn, London, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/london/ new-cross-inn/backbeat-soundsystem Backbeat Sound
Katchafire - O2 Academy Islington
Academy Events present Katchafire Plus special guests Ticket prices: Early bird - 19.50 advance STBF Standard - 22.00 advance STBF Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult over 18 at all times. Minimum Age Restriction: 8 O2 Priority pre-sale: Tuesday 13th June 2017 @ 10am General on-sale: Thursday 15th June 2017 @ 10am
O2 Academy Islington, London, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/london/ o2-academy-islington/katchafire---o2-academy-islington Katchafire - O2 Academy...
Macka B (Full Band) + Support
Macka B has always been interested in music. At a very young age he was impressed by the heavyweight sound system Lord Barley, playing in the blues party next door. The vibrant reggae beat found a place in his heart that remains there to this very day. Curator of Macka Bs Medical Mondays & Wha me eat Wednesdays he is one of Britains most influential dancehall toasters, pushing the music back towards a Rastafarian political consciousness. His rough, gravelly vocals gave him an instantly identifiable sound, and his production chiefly handled by Mad Professor updated dub reggae techniques for the dancehall age, proving that the two sounds werent mutually exclusive. 2017 was witness to Macka Bs latest milestone. Hes dedication to the vegan lifestyle and spectacular weekly food updates allowed him to become a global viral success generating a staggering 50 Million views in less than a month! 2017 also sees him release his latest album Health is Wealth out on the legendary Greensleeves label. STANDING // 14+ (UNDER 16s TO BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT) // THIS EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE IN KOMEDIA MAIN SPACE
Komedia Brighton, Brighton, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/brighton/ komedia-brighton/macka-b-full-band--support Macka B (full Band) + S...
King Hammond At New Cross Inn
Arthur Daley presents an evening of firm handed festive fun in association with Harold Shand and the Driscoll Brothers! Doors 7pm 10 ADV / 13 OTD King Hammond & The Rude Boy Mafia Skinhead Reggae, Bluebeat & Ska. King Hammond is Nick Welsh former member of Bad Manners, The Selecter & Skaville UK. He has worked with & produced artists like Prince Buster,Laurel Aitken,Dave Barker,Judge Dread & Lee \'Scratch\' Perry. https://www.facebook.com/kinghammond69 https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=king+hammond With Special Guests: GBX (Garry Bushell Experience) The GBX project is separate from the Gonads but a development of the kind of songs we wrote for Old Boots No Panties. The Gonads will carry on as a separate punkier entity. Hope you dig it! https://www.facebook.com/Garry-Bushell-10150093207000271 http://www.garry-bushell.co.uk Smiley & The Underclass Wicked and wild Dub Punk outta London. "Think Bob Dylan meets The Clash and King Tubby down a dark alley with razor-blades". Smiley and The Underclass emerged two years ago from the melting pot of West Londons Ladbroke Grove as the sound of 21st Century multicultural London. https://www.facebook.com/smileyandtheunderclass http://www.smileyandtheunderclass.com Lead Shot Hazard Based in London, Lead Shot Hazard is a coming together of third wave kids fast-paced, horn-driven ska/punk whose aim in life to make audiences bounce, and then hum their songs on the way home. Imagine if Capdown had a baby with Streetlight Manifesto Lead Shot Hazard makes that a reality. https://www.facebook.com/LeadShotHazard https://leadshothazard.bandcamp.com
New Cross Inn, London, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/london/ new-cross-inn/king-hammond-at-new-cross-inn King Hammond At New Cro...
The UB40 Experience
The Ub40 Experience is an 8 man tribute to the kings of reggae UB40. Unlike most other UB40 tributes the UB40 experience pay tribute to all 8 UB40 members including a 3 man horn section. The band formed in late 2013 and hope to play at a venue near you soon? so come along and celebrate with us the history of the worlds greatest ever reggae band and experience the soulful sound of UB40. Any future dates will be announced on this page along with up to date UB40 news also.
Globe, Cardiff, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/cardiff/ globe/the-ub40-experience- The Ub40 Exper
Legend - A Tribute To Bob Marley At The Fleece, Bristol
Sat 20th Jan | 7.30pm | 14 adv | All Ages* Legends www.legendlive.co.uk/welcome.html LEGEND are seven great musicians and singers dedicated to the life and music of the late, great Bob Marley This dynamic band, led by the charismatic Michael Anton Phillips (Cheesy) has a pedigree second to none, whose members have worked with such reggae greats as: The Mighty Diamonds, Dennis Brown, Rankin Roger, The Beat, Burning Spear, Apache Indian, Johnny 2 Bad, Errol Dunkley, George and Desmond Decker, Musical Youth and many more Legend Band Legend\'s two hour show covers the very best of Bob Marleys timeless classics: Is This Love, No Woman No Cry, Waiting in Vain, Exodus, I Shot The Sheriff, Jamming, Could You Be Loved. These are just a few of his million selling hits brought to you in this fantastic two hour tribute to the acknowledged master of reggae. The musicianship is flawless, with that irresistable reggae groove compelling you to move and the presence of Bob Marley himself invoked in the skilled and respectful portrayal by Michael. The Fleece www.thefleece.co.uk TICKETS www.seetickets.com/tour/legend-tribute-to-bob-marley www.bristolticketshop.co.uk/?/180120FLELEGE2 *under 16s must be with an adult
The Fleece, Bristol, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/bristol/ the-fleece/legend---a-tribute-to-bob-marley-at-the-fleece-bristol Legend - A Tribute To B...
Legend, The Bob Marley Experience
LEGEND THE BOB MARLEY EXPERIENCE - BOB MARLEY BIRTHDAY SPECIAL LEGEND are seven great musicians and singers dedicated to the life and music of the late, great Bob Marley This dynamic band, led by the charismatic Michael Anton Phillips (Cheesy) has a pedigree second to none, whose members have worked with such reggae greats as: The Mighty Diamonds, The Original Wailers, Dennis Brown, Rankin Roger, The Beat, Burning Spear, Apache Indian, Errol Dunkley, George and Desmond Decker, Musical Youth plus many more. Legends two hour show covers the very best of Bob Marley and The Wailers timeless classics: These are just a few of his million selling hits brought to you in this fantastic two hour tribute to the acknowledged the King of reggae. The musicianship is flawless, with that irresistible reggae groove compelling you to move and the presence of Bob Marley him self invoked in the skilled and respectful portrayal by Michael and the Band. Website: www.legendlive.co.uk
Globe, Cardiff, United Kingdomhttps://archive.afterdark.co/events/cardiff/ globe/legend-the-bob-marley-experience- Legend, The Bob Marley ...
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