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CAPLETON live @ Main Stage 2009

Capleton has many times been guest at Rototom Sunsplash and always with performances full of energy: we are talking about a reggae star of our times, a versatile artist who starting from dancehall in the nineties he made his way through reggae roots expressed with a roaring style and the purifying fire typical of the…

PABLO MOSES live @ Main Stage 2009

The name of Pablo Moses is bound to the glorious Seventies and Eighties reggae roots in Jamaica, but now this artist is living a kind of revival: as a matter of fact, “The rebirth” is the title of his important return just this year to the record scene. This kind and strong build Rastaman succeeded…

JUNIOR KELLY live @ Main Stage 2009

The first time Junior Kelly came to Rototom Sunsplash was in 2003, and since then the popularity of this conscious artist has grown constantly in both Italy and Europe, thanks to his outstanding live shows. Junior is an icon of present-day roots and boasts many works of art, including ‘Boom draw’, ‘Love so nice’, ‘Blaze’,…

MISTY IN ROOTS live @ Main Stage 2009

Con Misty in Roots ci occupiamo di un periodo molto importante del roots reggae prodotto in Gran Bretagna: questa band incominciò la sua attività negli anni settanta intraprendendo un importante discorso di autogestione in accordo con alcune esperienze del punk molto solidali alle esperienze dei giamaicani e autoproducendo i propri dischi contrariamente a quanto fecero…

AVA LEIGH live @ Main Stage 2009

Young, blond and pretty, she is for reggae music what Joss Stone and Amy Winehouse are for soul and rhythm & blues. She grew up singing the classics of Matumbi, Dennis Brown and Marcia Griffiths with her mother whilst doing the household chores: her beautiful voice and artistic temperament have received the blessing of such…

THE CONGOS live @ Main Stage 2009

Thanks to their masterpiece ‘The heart of Congos’, produced by Lee Perry, the Congos are considered one of the best bands capable of infusing natural mysticism into Jamaican music in the Seventies. Many years may have passed, but when they came to Rototom Sunsplash in 2006, they proved that the magic of their voices was…

ALMAMEGRETTA live @ Main Stage 2009

Almamegretta è un gruppo musicale napoletano formatosi nel 1991. La loro musica è una miscela di reggae, dub, canzoni napoletane e nenie arabe. Formano il gruppo, nel 1991, Gennaro Tesone Gennaro T, Gennaro Della Volpe Raiz e Gianni Mantice, a cui si aggiungono, nel 1992, Paolo Polcari e Tonino Borrelli. Il significato del nome è…

BEENIE MAN live @ Main Stage 2009

Moses Davis, meglio conosciuto come Beenie Man e’ uno dei deejay piu’ amati in assoluto negli ultimi anni in Jamaica e grazie ai suoi trionfi occupa gia’ una posizione di rilievo nella storia del reggae. E’ nato nel 1973 e alla fine degli anni settanta ha iniziato a frequentare le dancehall e gli studi di…