Your daily dose of international reggae news for Monday, February 18! • Iakopo mixes reggae sounds with smile-inducing waves • Naomi Cowan brings strong family ties to her singing career • Tourists from Israel are flocking to Jamaica Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival. Advance […]
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Your daily dose of international reggae news for Saturday, February 16! • GRiZ and Matisyahu combine on reggae-inspired track “A New Day” • Machel Montano tops this week’s Billboard Reggae Charts • VP Records releases impressive new “Reggae Mandela” collection Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae […]
Your daily dose of international reggae news for Friday, February 15! • Etana wowed the press last weekend in Los Angeles • Morgan Heritage wins his second Grammy • Ziggy Marley announces 2019 Rebellion Rises tour dates Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival. Advance tickets for […]
They Call It Lover’s Rock! Ah, Valentine’s Day. What better time of year to consider reggae’s romantic side? Lovers’ Rock was a style of reggae music that emerged in the mid- to late-1970s. It typically featured slower rhythms, sweeter vocals and a focus on romantic lyrics. It was also a style initially dominated by female […]
Your daily dose of international reggae news for Wednesday, February 13! • BMG’s new Trojan Jamaica label will showcase local music • Kebra’s debut single is titled “Ring” • Michael Franti & Spearhead announce 2019 summer tour Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival. Advance tickets […]
There is absolutely NO overnight camping at Auditorium Shores for the Austin Reggae Festival or any other event - all patrons must leave the park when the music ends at 10:00 pm.
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We strongly encourage you explore the various green options for getting to Auditorium Shores. Carpool, take a free shuttle bus, Metrorail or even ride a bike! Austin has many options available. Note that for 2018, the shuttle bus pickup location has changed to the TX DOT Riverside Campus at 150 East Riverside Drive. Shuttle bus only available on Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, April 22
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We are excited that the 2018 Austin Reggae Festival will be at Auditorium Shores again, 800 West Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78704.
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