Your daily dose of international reggae news for Tuesday, April 2! • AK Songstress isn’t afraid to confront her critics • 40 years later, Babylon is finally available to US movie-goers • Rita Marley releasing best of compilation Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival. Advance […]
A Few of the performers from 2019 included:
Your daily dose of international reggae news for Monday, April 1! • Damian Marley talks cannabis, politics and future plans • New reggae-tinged single released from Cage the Elephant and Beck • Sampalue releases debut album ‘Straight Outta Hannah Town’ Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae […]
Remembering Ranking Roger and the (English) Beat There’s a funny moment captured in an early British TV documentary of The (English) Beat, shot while the band was in the studio recording their second album in 1981. A massive pair of hedge shears is being opened and closed in the vocal booth by guitarist Andy Cox […]
Your daily dose of international reggae news for Friday, March 29! • K’reema launches Yellow Baby Records and signs King Yellowman • Shaggy premieres his new single ‘You’ • Sting reworks three classics for his new album ‘My Songs’ Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival. […]
Unearthed Desmond Dekker and the Legacy of Leslie Kong This week came news that a previously-unreleased album by Desmond Dekker and The Aces had been found in the Trojan vaults and is due for release in April, on Record Store Day. Titled Pretty Africa, some of the tracks here (“Pretty Africa,” “Sweet Music”) have, in […]
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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