A Few of the performers from 2019 included:

  • The Late Ones at Austin Reggae Fest 2019

April 17-19, 2020: See You At Auditorium Shores For Next Year’s Incredible Austin Reggae Festival!

Thanks to all the local music fans and out-of-towners who attended the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival at Auditorium Shores.

With a lineup that ranged from Don Carlos to Jah9 to Etana, this year’s event was one of the strongest ever in our 25 year history! How strong you ask? The 2019 event raised $160,868.77 for the Central Texas Food Bank to help feed hungry families in Travis County and surrounding areas.

Also, please mark your calendar for Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19, the dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival. Tickets for the 2020 event will go on sale on Monday, February 3.

Reggae News You Can Use For November 21, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Thursday, November 21!

Koffee’s “Rapture” gains Grammy nomination for Best Reggae Album
Shaggy and Pitbull headed to Saudi Arabia as part of Ad Diriyah season
Skittles used by artist to create colorful Bob Marley portrait

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

In Gordon we trust

Reggae News You Can Use For November 20, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Wednesday, November 20!

Holiday advertisements for UGG feature Ziggy Marley and his family
Jah9 talks karmic cycle with the Voice
Reggae industry hopeful that Koffee nabs a Grammy nomination

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

Affectionate avatars

Reggae News You Can Use For November 19, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Tuesday, November 19!

Desmond Dekker and other reggae legends featured on HBO’s “Watchmen”
UB40 guitarist Robin Campbell talks music and politics with Far Out Magazine
Tia Mason’s “Black Cocoon” EP surges to #5 on U.S. Reggae iTunes charts

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

End times

Reggae News You Can Use For November 18, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Monday, November 18!

Bob Marley’s “One Love” played for Prince Charles in New Zealand
Lauryn Hill Drops New Single “Guarding The Gates”
“Toast” single from Koffee performed by Chinese military band

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

Gateway? No way!

Reggae News You Can Use For November 16, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Saturday, November 16!

Jah9 has a spiritual reckoning on “Ma’at (Each Man)”
The reggae magnificence of Fyah Son Bantu
“Ximbi Xombix” is a crazy mishmash of reggae, VR and zombies

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families. But we can do even better on this total next spring!

The exact dates for the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival are April 17-19. Tickets for next year’s event go on sale on Monday, February 3, 2020.

MG is the future