Results tagged with 'Reggae'
Published July 3, 2017
The most notable performance by a Jamaican musician at the Big Gig took place Sunday night, as Ziggy Marley headlined the Harley-Davidson Roadhouse, playing a mix of solo material and songs by his former group the Melody Makers and his dad Bob.
Published April 7, 2017
Most real reggae fans wouldn't say "Legend" was Bob Marley's greatest work, though it was his best-selling album and appealed to the masses. Similarly, as MMA continues to infiltrate the mainstream, there's lots of push-back against casual or new fans. But they should be embraced as the sport grows.
Published Jan. 30, 2017
Milwaukee's Eric Blowtorch has collaborated with numerous musicians over the years, but his latest, a cover of The Clash's "Straight to Hell" recorded with living legends of Jamaican music Horace Andy and Big Youth, is barely short of astonishing, if short of it at all.
Published July 5, 2016
When Bob Marley's second-oldest son, Stephen Marley, took the Briggs & Stratton Big Backyard stage at Summerfest on Tuesday night, he played tunes from his own solo records, of course, but he also saluted his father's monolithic contribution to music.
Published May 28, 2016
Thanks to a duo of Milwaukee dub reggae enthusiasts, dub music has found a very comfortable spot in the local music scene - in particular at the Nomad World Pub, where, in less than a year's time, the two have helped turn Living Dub into a sensation.
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Jake Paul Band is performing at FIRE ON WATER Friday the 13th at 10pm. We're an original band of 5 in the style of reggae-influenced rock. Our best two shows in 2011 were The Harley Stage at Summerfest and The Bitter End in Greenwich Village, NY. We were featured in the Milw...
Roots Collective is Madison, WI's hottest roots reggae band in the finest one drop tradition. This award winning band features a collection of six seasoned musicians that mirror the horn driven reggae beats of Jamaican groups such as The Mighty Diamonds, The Abyssinians, The Wailers & T...
Tuesday October 19th, 2010 - Nassau, Bahamas/Charlotte, NC/Chicago, IL These ‘off’ days between the cruise ship gigs are often a lot harder than the actual work days. Getting somewhere is WORK, and it’s especially challenging when the day starts in a foreign country ...
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