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WAILING TREES live @ Main Stage 2014

For the first time ever the winner of the Reggae Contest Europe is a French band: Wailing Trees, hailing from Lyon. These seven young musicians have worked hard from the beginning to attain a personal sound influenced by roots reggae as well as soul, jazz, rock and Afro-Cuban sounds. Their debut disc came out in…

ALPHA BLONDY live @ Main Stage 2014

Alpha Blondy is the artist who has contributed more than any other to bring reggae to its roots in Africa. Having discovered reggae by listening to Bob Marley and Burning Spear during a long stay in New York in the seventies, Alpha returned to Ivory Coast to give life to an exceptional artistic adventure through…

JUNIOR KELLY live @ Main Stage 2014

His first single was released in 1985 and he had to wait patiently until 2000 to get closer to success with the single “Love So Nice”: Of the artists who joined the much talked about new Jamaican roots scene in the second half of the nineties, Junior Kelly is one of the most well regarded…

JESSE ROYAL live @ Main Stage 2014

Jesse Royal’s real name is Jesse David Leroy Grey. He was born 29 April, 1989 in the parish of St. James, on the Jamaican hills of Maroon Town. At the end of the 90’s he moved with his family to Kingston and began a close friendship with his schoolmate Daniel ‘Bambaata’ Marley, son of Ziggy…

KABAKA PYRAMID live @ Main Stage 2014

The term “Kabaka” means king in the language spoken in Uganda, while with the pyramids this young Jamaican artist refers to the mathematical proportions of the laws which govern the universe and its creation. His real name is Keron Salmon and his style blends a lyrical attitude which is hip hop in nature with the…

BUSY SIGNAL live @ Main Stage 2014

His real name is Gordon Reanno and he is one of the most talented Jamaican dancehall artists on the contemporary scene: between references to American urban music and magnificent bashment rhythms from the best producers, Busy Signal effectively expresses the tension of the Jamaican ghettos while charging Jamaican dancehalls with the electrical energy of his…

NOU VIN LAKAY live @ Main Stage 2014

Nou Vin Lakay, is the name of the winner of the 4th edition of the Rotototom Reggae Contest Latino, which in Creole means “from home”. The group was formed in 2004 in Caracas with the objective of enriching their reggae, hip hop and ragamuffin styles with the sounds the Caribbean. Their debut disc, “De la…

MELLOW MOOD & FRIENDS live @ Main Stage 2014

With their intense live activity and creativity Mellow Mood have earned themselves an important place on the Italian reggae scene and are one of the Italian groups who play most often abroad. They released their debut CD in 2009 with “Move!”, an interesting piece of work where they develop a musical style influenced by the…