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  • Gyptian
    Reggae star Gyptian married?
    With sexy singles like "All on Me," "Hold You," and "I Can Feel Your Pain," it's no wonder that ladies are asking about Gyptian's relationship status. While some blogs have purported that the reggae star is...
  • QQ's Bad Gyal Wine Cover Art
    Through the Wire with Kareem ‘QQ’ Dawkins: From adolescence to manhood
    Kareem ‘QQ’ Dawkins is an internationally known Jamaican entertainer, best known for being the youngest artist in Jamaica to have a hit record, Poverty, released when QQ was only ten years of age, and ever since then—QQ, the...
  • Reggae in the Hills presents Fyah on the Water to Sacramento
    Reggae in the Hills presents Fyah on the Water to Sacramento
    There's a new Reggae festival in town and its going down at Camp Pollock, Sacramento. In their 2011 kick-off festival, the producers of Reggae in the Hills in Calaveras County met with such immediate success that the name has already become a...
  • Unity Fest Arizona 2015
    Unity Festival builds bridges
    There are all kinds of ways to build and utilize bridges but Unity Festival has its own unique form of bridge building. Society builds transportation bridges, landscape bridges and even dental bridges. Unity Festivalbuilds bridges through one song...
  • Summer Meltdown Santa Clarita 2015
    Pepper, Expendables Headlining Santa Clarita's Summer Meltdown 2015 on 4/25
    On Saturday, April 25th at Santa Clarita Skate Park & Grass Fields in Santa Clarita, the Yes I Can: Summer Meltdown Music & Arts Festival will take place.Designed to raise awareness for Autism research & treatment, this year's...
  • Treehouse
    Schwindy's indie music spotlight: Treehouse!
    If you're anything like your humble narrator, you like to have upbeat and positive music when you're sitting in cubicle hell. It really helps you forget how little you like your job, and it makes the day feel like it's moving a little...
  • Bob Marley Tribute at California Brew Haus ft. Tamra
    Bob Marley Tribute at California Brew Haus ft. Tamra
    Attention Roc city reggae lovers, this event is going to be epic! Saturday, February 7th, there will be a tribute to the late, great, Bob Marley featuring some awesome local talent! Headlining, will be local singer/songwriter, Tamra and she's...
  • New Kingston
    Kingston City incorporates modern and classic reggae sounds
    It's always good to hear about a band with a good story. New Kingston is definitely a band with a good story. The three brothers in the band are all sons of a musician, and - according to Stephen (guitar) - their dad used to usher them...
  • Kristine Alicia
    Rising Star: Jamaican-born, Kristine Alicia (See video 'Your Lady')
    As my readers may now recognize, I absolutely love to feature new artists who are on the rise to stardom but are doing their work independently, without all the commercialized 'fluff'.Well, allow me to introduce (or reintroduce) you to Ms....
  • G2P
    A Review of the G2P EP
    There's something different about G2P. Despite the numerous punk rock bands that currently exist in the music scene, G2P's sound is intently focused on ensuring that all ages can immerse themselves in their music with melodies that are...
  • GPGDS Steady
    Album Review: Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad rocks ‘Steady’
    If there is a band that has come to define American reggae, it is Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad. The quintet’s musical hybridization nurtured in 2012—no more so than in the song “Far Away,” which appeared twice that year,...
  • Top Reggae album releases include Gyptian
    Top 5 new reggae albums
    There has been hot new reggae music released in the last few weeks. Top five of them are provided here with direct links to their iTunes pages for you to sample and download. Leading the list is "Roots & Culture Style"by Gyptian....
  • Bob Marley: Uprising
    Bob Marley and The Wailers stir it up in new DVD of 1980 concert
    Robert “Bob” Marley was a doo-wop singer before becoming an international reggae superstar. Teaming with friends Bunny Wailer and Peter Tosh in a ‘60s-style vocal group, the Kingston native cut a series of records in the style of...
  • Massive Delicious at District 30
    District 30's Reggae Night heats up with Massive Delicious and J Ras
    On Sunday nights, the K Street strip between 9th and 11th Streets in Sacramento seems quiet and ready for sleep. However, this sleepy time Sunday is a bit of an illusion, especially now that Massive Delicious has taken up residency with the Live...
  • Marley Natural to be the first global marijuana brand
    Marley Natural to be the first global marijuana brand
    The family of Reggae icon Bob Marley announced on NBC’s Today show this morning that they have teamed up with a Seattle-based company to produce a marijuana brand rooted in the “life and legacy” of the legendary Jamaican musician...