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  1. Toots, Tessanne get US congressional proclamationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Jamaica Observer

    Behind a vintage performance that captured the hearts of thousands of music fans, legendary entertainer Toots Hibbert of Toots and the Maytals fame, and current singing sensation Tessanne Chin were on Sunday presented with the United States Congressional Proclamation at the annual 'Groovin In The Park' reggae and R&B concert here. The proclamations were made through the efforts of US-born Jamaican Congresswoman Yvette Clarke.

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  2. Toots, Tessanne get US congressional proclamationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Jamaica Observer

    Behind a vintage performance that captured the hearts of thousands of music fans, legendary entertainer Toots Hibbert of Toots and the Maytals fame, and current singing sensation Tessanne Chin were on Sunday presented with the United States Congressional Proclamation at the annual 'Groovin In The Park' reggae and R&B concert here. The proclamations were made through the efforts of US-born Jamaican Congresswoman Yvette Clarke.

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  3. Story of the song | Doubling up part of lyricRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Gleaner

    This year marks a half century of the Festival Song contest and it is remarkable that a central member of the first winners, The Maytals, continues to be a prominent, active and loved performer. Frederick 'Toots' Hibbert, of Toots and the Maytals, resumed performing recently, breaking an enforced hiatus starting when he was hit by a bottle while performing in the USA in May 2013.

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  4. "Castaway" in the Caribbean: Zac Brown Band Invites Fans on Tropical VacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    ... Out the Sun tourmates Drake White and the Big Fire will be along for the ride, along with Jamaican band Toots & the Maytals , newcomer Margo Price and more. Tickets go on sale for returning guests July 27 at noon ET, with the general public getting ...

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  5. Deerhoof break bad and cook up a batch of audio endorphins on 'The Magic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Digital Trends

    If ever there was a band that took the idea of marching to the beat of a different drummer to the next level, it would have to be Deerhoof. The always beyond-left-of-center alt-rockers recorded their lucky thirteenth studio album The Magic - out now in various formats via Polyvinyl - in an office complex of sorts in the New Mexico desert.

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  6. Zac Brown Band Announces Castaway With Southern GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | JamBase

    ... installment of Castaway will include two full ZBB concerts as well as sets from Rodrigo y Gabriela , Toots & The Maytals , JJ Grey & Mofro, Drake White & The Big Fire, Margo Price, Nahko & Medicine For The People and Muddy Magnolias . Watch a recap ...

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  7. Easy Stars All-Stars celebrate 10 years of RADIODREAD on current tourRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Penarth Times

    ... with Reggae, Dub and Ska flavours. Taking on board a stellar cast of guests including Horace Andy, Toots & The Maytals,The Meditations and many more, the band's radical re-inventions saw them stun with No Surprises, make Fitter Happier sound more ...

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  8. The Music Diaries | Int'l Reggae Day continues to spread genre's legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Gleaner

    International Reggae Day 2016 saw the largest participation of cities since its inception in 1994. Speaking to Angiel Shaw, co-producer of the main event in Jamaica The 2016 International Reggae Day Conference at The Pegasus hotel on July 1, she disclosed that over 35 cities worldwide had already signalled their involvement in the annual event this year.

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  9. Missed Radiohead's tour? Radiodread in Falmouth should make up for itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Cornish Guardian

    ... with reggae, dub and ska flavours. Taking on board a stellar cast of guests including Horace Andy, Toots & The Maytals,The Meditations and many more, the band's radical re-inventions saw them stun with No Surprises, make Fitter Happier sound more ...

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  10. Music industry - will miss Mike CaciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Gleaner

    Michael Scott Cacia, born in Rochester, New York in 1953, recently passed away due to complications from diabetes. He was living in Negril, Jamaica, at the time of his passing.

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  11. Tuning in to Reggae DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Jamaica Observer

    Event conceptualiser Andrea Davis said that all is well for today's observation which will see a number of media outlets worldwide participating with special playlist programmes and interviews, as well as events in select locations. Here in Jamaica, in addition to media partnerships, the main event will be the staging of the World Intellectual Property Organisation and Jamaica Copyright Licensing Agency-sponsored conference at the Jamaica Pegasus hotel in St Andrew.

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  12. Bahama Breeze Kicks off Orlando's Reggae Fest on International Reggae DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    This summer, you don't have to go all the way to the Islands to celebrate International Reggae Day on July 1 st. Bahama Breeze's Reggae Fest, kicking off on International Reggae Day, will bring the "don't worry, be happy" attitude to life with the sounds, tastes, sights and vibes of Jamaica.

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  13. Maytalsa manager Mike Cacia is deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Jamaica Observer

    Michael 'Mike' Cacia, long-time manager of Toots and The Maytals, died on Monday at age 62. His former wife, Samantha 'Denise' Binkley, said he died in Negril from diabetic complications. Born in Rochester, New York, Cacia was a graduate of Emerson College in Boston, where he majored in mass communications.

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  14. Things To Do This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... and we probably won't handle it well when we find out. Powell's City of Books, 1005 W Burnside, 7:30pm Toots & the Maytals In the global village of reggae, only Bob Marley can claim to be more influential than the mighty Toots Hibbert. In a career ...

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  15. Bustle In Your Hedgerow To Play Peach Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | JamBase

    ... Allman, The String Cheese Incident, Gregg Allman Incident, Gov't Mule, The Claypool Lennon Delirium and Toots & The Maytals are among the acts set to play the Peach Music Festival in August. Tickets and more details are available via the festival's ...

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  16. Wormbass is the ReggaemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Jamaica Observer

    July 1 is the new release date for Reggaeman, the first album by singer/musician Wormbass. Initially set for an early 2016 drop, he said production hitches forced the pushback to summer.

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  17. What's on this week: June 23-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Westender

    Two in the Pipe, One in the Can An album release triple bill featuring The Julia Pickney Jones Quartet, the Jen Lewin Band, and Benton Roark and the Rollaway Allstars. 7:30pm at Fox Cabaret.

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  18. Rum Bar's New Summer Cocktail Menu Is DazzlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Phoenix New Times

    At sunset, the blackberry shrub-laden 54 Forty Six cocktail rests on the arm of Rum Bar's back patio furniture. In mid-May, The Breadfruit and Rum Bar debuted a new summer food and drink menu.

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  19. Anguilla not a typical touristy Caribbean island - and it doesn't want to beRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The London Free Press

    The view from The Viceroy, one of many luxe resorts on the island of Anguilla where the government reigns in mass tourism development. Known as a destination for jet-setters, locals say there are also mid-range options.

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  20. The SuperskasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | This is Bath

    ... begin their first song, I guarantee it' Jan - Centre Manager. Covering songs made famous by the likes of Toots & the Maytals and Desmond Dekker, through to The Specials, Madness, Bad Manners and The Selecter, The Superskas come complete with horn ...

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