The Jazz Café has announced an impressive line-up of reggae, ska and dub shows at the famous North London venue over the coming months.
Here are the highlights:
The queens of British lover’s rock, JANET KAY and CARROLL THOMPSON, have announced two new shows at the famous London venue in late December.
Tickets are priced at £19.50 and go on sale from today (9 August).
The new dates are
Some of reggae’s most legendary artists will be in the UK this summer for the ‘Icons Of Reggae part 3’ Manchester Carnival launch party.
The impressive line-up is set to feature JOHN HOLT, FREDDIE MCGREGOR, BARRINGTON LEVY, KEN BOOTHE and JANET KAY.
Jamaican singing sensation JOHN HOLT has announced a special one-off show in London this summer with THE REGGAE PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA and full band.
With just two weeks of planning left, ReggaeChapter has come up with a top 10 list of reggae/lovers rock shows taking place this Valentine’s.
Queen of lovers rock JANET KAY has been added to the bill at a CITY ROCKAS SOUL SOUND SYSTEM event, ‘Old Skool Jam - Part 3’, in Bristol later this month.
The Trinity Centre event (22 December) will feature the best in old skool soul, rare groove and revival reggae music.
Legendary Jamaican musician and producer LEE “SCRATCH” PERRY has lined up two new shows at the Jazz Café in the New Year.
The London gigs take place on the following dates:
UK ska and reggae band THE DUALERS have lined up yet another show at the IndigO2 in London on 12 October 2013.
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Former Jamaican Prime Minister (1980-89) Edward Seaga has picked out 100 songs for Origins of Jamaican Music which will be released via VP Records.
The four-CD box set will be launched with a promotion tour in late October and officially released on 6 November.
The set includes:
Jamaican reggae artist ANTHONY B wowed the people of South London on Sunday (16 September) with a stunning performance at the Lambeth Country Show.
The “Original Fire Man from Trelawny” topped the bill at the annual Brockwell Park show and showed he’s still got the fire burning.
DJ RICHIE BLOOD delivers another rammed set featuring the best in reggae, dancehall and jungle coming out of Jamaica and the UK.
The ‘Queens of lovers rock’ JANET KAY and CARROLL THOMPSON have revealed two shows in late December at the Jazz Café in London.
Their full schedule of upcoming shows includes:
UK lovers rock artists JANET KAY and CARROLL THOMPSON have announced a live show next month at the Railway Telegraph in Forest Hill, London.
ReggaeChapter.com has taken a look at the top reggae and dancehall Valentine parties that are happening across the UK later this month.
Valentine's Day is straddled between two weekends this year, so the following list includes shows taking place over nine days in mid-February.
JOHN HOLT, one of the forerunners of lovers rock, is expected to perform at half of the featured shows.
In date order, they are:
A new feature documentary charting the growth of British reggae music in the 1970s and 1980s will be hitting cinemas across the UK later this week.
Watch the official trailer below and find out where you can catch “The Story of Lover’s Rock”.