Channel One

East London’s Channel One Sound System is a well loved musical institution. Since 1979, Mikey Dread and his brother Jah T have been playing their bass heavy selections to an adoring public around the world. Named after the legendary Channel One studio and label in Jamaica, Channel One started playing at London’s famous Notting Hill… Details

Aba Shanti-I

El operador de sound system y productor discográfico Aba Shanti-I, nacido en el este de Londres, lleva más de tres décadas llevando sus selecciones deep roots de alto volumen a audiencias de todo el mundo. Es residente de la mayor fiesta callejera de Londres, el Carnaval de Notting Hill, desde 1993. Sus sesiones se han… Details

Hempress Sativa

Hija del selector de Twelve Tribes, baterista de sesión y cantante de roots reggae para entendidos Albert Malawi, Hempress Sativa es una de las artistas jamaicanas con más talento del siglo XXI. Es una cantante conmovedora y una deejay de ritmo rápido, y toma su nombre artístico de su profundo amor por la hierba sacramental… Details


Cologne-based eight-piece reggae dancehall and Latin band Memoria began their career performing at anti-racism demos and found their way onto the lineups of the major German festivals. Now their reach is even more international, thanks to their musical abilities, humorous lyrics and commitment to social justice. A debut performance at Rototom will cement them further… Details

Feminine HiFi

Feminine Hifi is an all-vinyl sound system project, assembling some of Brazil’s greatest female reggae selectors. Established in 2016, this collective has brought balance and great musical choices to both Brazil and beyond. They are one of the most anticipated guests at Rototom’s Dub Academy this year.

Caribbean Uptempo Crew

Nembokid Selecta, de la sala Sally Brown de Roma, es el responsable del área Caribbean Uptempo. Como selector, ha abierto y cerrado conciertos de artistas como Horace Andy, Roy Ellis, The Selecter, Winston Francis, The Skatalites, Keith & Tex, Rudy Mills, New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble y otros muchos. Sus selecciones musicales incluyen calypso, ska, rocksteady,… Details
Freddie Krueger

Freddie Krueger

Jamaican selector Freddie Krueger needs no introduction to the Rototom massive. For many years his juggling on the main stage between acts has been an essential part of the festival’s flow. The former chief spinner for legendary Jamaican sound Kilimanjaro, he is making the short journey from the main stage to the Dance Hall to… Details