Reggae News You Can Use For November 5, 2020

Your daily dose of international Reggae, Dancehall and Afrobeats news!

Esquire explores the complicated history of dreadlocks
Niambe McIntosh continues fight for equality pioneered by her father Peter Tosh
Ziggy Marley talks about his first time voting in the US

Also newsworthy is the fact that the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival raised $160,868.77 to help feed hungry Central Texas families.

While the 2020 Austin Reggae Festival was canceled due to COVID-19 health concerns, please mark your calendar now for April 16-18, 2021 when the event will make a triumphant return.

Finally, learn more about the Austin Reggae Fest community by listening to our new podcast. This month’s interview covers the life and legacy of Toots Hibbert, via the recollections of longtime KUTX radio personality Jay Trachtenberg.