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  1. Interview: Stephen MarleyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    The good news for all you reggae fans is that Philly welcomes Stephen "Ragga" Marley, Bob Marley's second son, Damian "Jr. Gong," Bob's youngest son, and Jo Mersa, his grandson, this Saturday as they kick off their Catch a Fire tour at the Mann Center's Reggae Fest . The bummer is we don't get even more of the Marleys: No Ziggy, Julian, Ky-mani.


  2. Show will go on say organisers of GransdenRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Bedford Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. But organisers confirmed this week that the show will still be taking place on Sunday at the airfield at Fullers Hill farm.


  3. Kiwi on TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Seven Days

    ... is a little princess, let me tell you." As we approached the Northgate development, "Pressure Drop" by Toots & the Maytals came on the radio. "Do you know who this is?" I asked my customer. "Well, many years ago, he was performing in Burlington and ...


  4. Fabrice "Fabulous Fab" Dupont Selects IsoAcoustics For Flux StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | ProSoundWeb

    Fabrice "Fabulous Fab" Dupont and his use of the IsoAcoustics Modular Aluminum Series stands at his own Flux Studios in NYC. Even the performance of a great monitor speaker can be improved when it is supported by IsoAcoustics ' patented acoustic isolation stands, as GRAMMY-nominated producer, mastering engineer, mixer and musician Fabrice "Fabulous Fab" Dupont knows.


  5. Tarrus Riley Takes Revolution Live TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Broward-Palm Beach

    Revolution Live becomes the church of Tarrus Riley tonight, as the Rastafarian reggae singer brings his wonderfully eclectic mix of roots, soul and rocksteady to Fort Lauderdale.


  6. Got rhythm? Finding traditional Caribbean musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | USA Today

    ... at the Dune Preserve, which also attracts a who's who of reggae performers, including Steel Pulse, Toots & the Maytals, and Buju Banton. There are many places to hear live salsa in Puerto Rico, especially in Old San Juan. But the big daddy of them ...


  7. Lib at Large: Ernest Ranglin, patriarch of ska and reggae, comes to MarinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Marin Independent Journal

    Ernest Ranglin has performed with Bob Marley and the Wailers, Toots and the Maytals, Jimmy Cliff and other stars of ska and reggae, two genres this humble, soft-spoken man helped inven I've always tried to alert readers of this column whenever an important figure in popular music is passing through our corner of the world. That's why I'm happy to tell you that Ernest Ranglin, an 83-year-old Jamaican guitarist, will be performing Aug. 6 at Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael.


  8. Fringe Music Preview: Blue Beat DC/Ska/RocksteadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | City Paper

    Phoebe's Take: The genre of rocksteady, love child of the refreshing island sounds of Caribbean calypso and the soul of American jazz and R&B, makes the body sway, sway, sway. . Hailing from Fredericksburg, The Transmitters spread their ballads of light and love via sound waves.


  9. Bringing the Noise at Ruido Fest, 7/12Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Gapers Block

    ... added a little extra oomph - "One Way or Another" and "Ever Fallen in Love" in English and "Monkey Man" (Toots & the Maytals' version, not the Stones') in Spanish. Maria Daniela y su Sonido Lasser thumped through an electro/house set that got ...


  10. Roy Black: Deep roots to J'can musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Gleaner

    For a country with currently under 2.9 million people, an extraordinary level of output and immensely varied forms of records have emanated from Jamaica's shores. According to Steve Barrow and Peter Dalton's Reggae - The Rough Guide , published in 1997, up to that point, Jamaica had produced more than 100,000 records.


  11. Deep roots to J'can musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Sonia Pottinger Colin Hamilton/Freelance Photographer Sonia Pottinger holds up an award she received at the The Prime Minister's Independence Gala in 2006. Frederick 'Toots' Hibbert Toots Hibberts performs at the Reggae Academy Awards, held at the National Indoor Sports Centre on Sunday, February 24, 2008 For a country with currently under 2.9 million people, an extraordinary level of output and immensely varied forms of records have emanated from Jamaica's shores.


  12. JJ Grey and Mofro take their genre-hopping to the backwoods with Ol' GloryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Charleston City Paper

    ... from various genres, including guitarist Derek Trucks, soul singer Solomon Burke, and Toots Hibbert from Toots & The Maytals. But despite that star-power, Grey says he never has a guest performer in mind when he's writing a song. "That comes later," ...


  13. Poland contest winner to record at Harry JRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Harry J. Recording Studios, which became the happy hunting ground for several early successful Jamaican singers and musicians, including Bob Marley and the Wailers, Toots and the Maytals, Bob and Marcia, Burning Spear, and The Heptones, is again poised to be in the limelight. The studio at Herb McKenley Drive , Kingston 6, will host, facilitate, and record the winning entry of the Ostroda Reggae Festival and World Reggae Contest 2015, slated for Poland from August 6-9.


  14. Best career reboot by a septuagenarian harmonica playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    Before moving to Chicago in 1976, Charles Cameron was an important part of the ska and reggae scenes thriving in Jamaica: as Charley Organaire, he played harmonica in the studio for the likes of Jimmy Cliff, Toots & the Maytals, and Bob Marley. After he moved to Chicago, he formed a new band and took a different stage name, gigging as the Charles Cameron & Sunshine Festival.


  15. RD banks on reggaeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Poster Contest, will be on show. Artistes already confirmed as IRD Ambassadors include Sly & Robbie, Toots & the Maytals, Inner Circle, Third World, Steel Pulse, Freddie McGregor, Marcia Griffiths, Luciano, Tarrus Riley, Protoje, I-Wayne, Kymani ...


  16. Pressure Drop at Paul Hastings: E-Discovery Expert Has Reggae PastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | American Lawyer

    Thomas Barnett, an electronic discovery expert who joined Paul Hastings as special counsel last year, once led a very different life as a professional saxophone player. At the peak of his musical career, Barnett toured with reggae band Toots and the Maytals, before heading on to law school.


  17. Heritage Hump Day - Kongo Shock, "Spy Vs. Spy"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Phoenix New Times

    Every Wednesday is Heritage Hump Day! That's because every Wednesday from now to the end of the year or before someone really big stops us, Heritage Hump Records and New Times will be bringing you a limited edition collector's item of a much beloved Phoenix band that walked the scorched earth of Arizona before the year 2000 A.D. We will honor that band with a commemorative digital single that you, the digital public, will have only seven days to download to your computers and smart phones before this single gets marked up to an exorbitant price as determined by the mp3 collector community. When that happens, a new Heritage Hump subject will be chosen and the free-for-a-limited-time-only cycle begins anew.


  18. Toots & The MaytalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Toots and the Maytals , originally called The Maytals, are a Jamaican musical group and one of the best known ska and rock steady vocal groups. A tag is a way to search for this diary.


  19. Gov't Mule: Dub Side of the MuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | All About Jazz

    If there are any groups out there who have, for their 20th anniversary, celebrated with a year-long series of as many live releases as Gov't Mule , they'd be a challenge to find. It's only April 2015 and, so far, the group-beginning as a side project for then- and bassist Allen Woody, and which has since taken on a serious life all its own-has released two multi-disc sets, each demonstrating a different side of a group long associated with the Southern roots rock jam band scene but which is clearly far, far broader.


  20. Gov't MuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | 94.3 WSC

    ... it includes a 45-minute set of reggae songs with special guest, reggae legend Toots Hibbert (founder of Toots & The Maytals). This will also be available in three configurations including a standard version (1-CD), a deluxe version (3-CD set of the ...