• Jah9 at Austin Reggae Fest 2019

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 […]

Reggae News You Can Use For Feb 12, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Tuesday, February 12! • Reggae on the River co-founder Carol Bruno dies • Samini’s launch of “Untamed” album in Seattle is a success • Why Africa needs another Bob Marley Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the 2019 Austin Reggae Festival. Advance tickets […]

Reggae News You Can Use For Feb 11, 2019

Your daily dose of international reggae news for Monday, February 11! • Chelsea Stewart chooses to sing reggae’s message of love • Royal Albert Hall reggae show sells out in three hours • Sting and Shaggy win Grammy, then announce 2019 UK tour Mark your calendar for April 19-21, which are the dates for the […]