A Few of the performers from 2019 included:

  • Mykal Rose performs at Austin Reggae Fest 2019

Reggae News You Can Use For Feb 18, 2019

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 […]

Reggae News You Can Use For Feb 16, 2019

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 […]

Reggae News You Can Use For Feb 15, 2019

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 […]

ATX Sound System: Happy Valentine’s Day 2019

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 […]

Reggae News You Can Use For Feb 13, 2019

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 […]