A Few of the performers from 2019 included:

ATX Sound System: April 14, 2019

It’s a been a bumper week for new tunes showing up on the ATX Sound System, with a lot of summer jam contenders. Here’s a quick rundown of what’s new this week, all of which you can hear on the Austin Reggae Fest playlist. Beez Hive – “Beez Hive” The success of this track is […]

Reggae News You Can Use For April 13, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Saturday, April 13! • Black Thunder embarks on short tour of Gambia • Prince Fatty releases “Be Thankful For What You’ve Got” cover • Seeed signs to produce first album in 7 years Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin […]

Sold Out: No More Vendor Spots for 2019

The 2019 Austin Reggae Festival includes three days of outstanding music, a generous selection of international food options, plus an exciting array of arts & crafts vendors. Unfortunately, vendor spots for this year’s event are now completely sold out. If you are interested in applying for one of these arts & craft vendor spots for […]

ATX Sound System: April 12, 2019

General Smiley and the Roots of Dancehall 2019 Austin Reggae Festival performer General Smiley (born Errol Bennett) began toasting and deejaying with his classmate Ranking Michigan (who later became Papa Michigan) while the two were still in school. When they recorded their first hit, “Rub A Dub Style,” in 1978 they would find themselves at […]

Reggae News You Can Use For April 12, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Friday, April 12! • Bob Marley film will NOT feature Brad Pitt in starring role • Wisconsin’s first Rastafarian church opens • Ziggy Marley talks about his Mom’s musical legacy Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival. Advance […]