14 April 2016
The Dub Academy has added some big names to its line-up. Among the new additions the veteran British dub selector Jaha Shaka, who returns to the festival to recreate the magic of his London sets. Also due to make an appearance is Iration Steppas, as well as Mackie Banton, another Dub Academy regular. Among the special shows on offer will those given by three outstanding Spanish reggae and dub artists Sr. Wilson, Lasai and George Palmer, together with the Mad Professor, who have joined forces, giving birth to the promising project The Spanish Dub Invasion.
The Dutch singer and composer of Cape-Verdean origin Nish Wadada, El Indio, Word Sound & Powa, Jimmy Ranks; the Britons Maasai Warrior, Greenlight Sound System, the new roots of Legal Shot, Iseo & Dodosound ft. The Mouse Hunters, Chalart58 from Barcelona, Antxon Sagardui from Crudo Bilbao Sound and Evermoor Sound from the UK complete new additions to the line-up for the moment.
They will join previously announced artists such as Stand High Patrol ft. PupaJim, Rootystep, MacGyver & Merry; Channel One; ManuDigital, George Palmer, Jah Observer, Blackboardjungle Full Soundsystem; Imperial Sound Army ft. Fikir Amlak & Violin Bowy; Fat Bird Recordings ft. Kobo and Supah Frans ft. Ponchita Peligros.