SAT 28TH MARCH
KING SOLOMON BAND
King Solomon began as a song-writing project by Kingsley Salmon in 2010 with an aim to produce original UK reggae music. Massive influence from Jamaican and British reggae artists have contributed to this new sound. Artists like Gregory Isaacs, Alborosie, Alton Ellis, Black Roots, The Skints, Restriction and even a little bit of early UB40.
The reggae collective are stepping on to the stage with a fresh take on an classic music. Described as chilled out, intense, downbeat, regal reggae that will get you dancing.
King Solomon are aiming to make an impact in the music scene and are not to be missed.
The Defekters came together IN late 2007 and have been working and playing hard ever since. The band bring a unique blend of bitter/sweet basslines, riddims and riffs with a conscious message aimed to move people.
The Defekters have billed alongside top acts such as Zion Train, Dreadzone, Palma International, Nucleus Roots, The Selecter, Easy Star All Stars,King Prawn, Inner Terrestrials and The New Town Kings to name a few...
EAT THE EVIDENCE
London's 'Eat the Evidence' have taken to there own unique blend of skank and storytelling.
Members of past and present bands The Apostates, The Krak, Royal Mugs, Rumour Cubes, & Cleavage have joined to create this party fusing Ska, Hip Hop, Reggae and Punk and they have been getting dancefloors moving thoughout 2013 until present.
JUNIOR BILL & THE SCALLIES
Junior Bill & The Scallies’ street sussed Dubwise sounds evoke the growing pains of young urban South Wales. With a hefty dose of intelligent yet raw roots Reggae, and knowing nods to Punk, Rockabilly, Rag Time and Skiffle, JB & co are are the most exciting and eclectic young act Cardiff has to offer. Joining chief songster/frontman Junior Bill is the lightning-fast Portuguese MC and inimitable showman, L-Hyo, making for an unstoppable strike partnership. Their joyous, sunny carnival of a live show is matched by gritty social-realist lyrics for the austerity generation and a world awareness that defies their age.
The Barefoot Bandit
The Barefoot Bandit are a reggae/dub band based in Devon. Their sound mixes catchy melodies with exciting rhythms, creating a combination of roots reggae and deep dark dub.
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