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The Dubplates / Bio

Backing Tanya Stephens and Zumjay
Description
The Dubplates are a traditional reggae riddim band. A traditional riddim band plays behind several artists a night. That means knowing all the classic and popular instrumental versions. In this case The Dubplates back seven vocalists.

Papa Robbie, Daddy Brady, Big Hair, Rudiments, Dub Denizen and Shawn Legare all performed with/as Dub Island Soundsystem since 2002. These artists do all the vocal work except for the golden voice of King Sing.

Over the years these artists have performed on bills with:
BIG BOI (of OUTKAST)
TOO SHORT
DAMIAN JR. GONG MARLEY & THE EMPIRE
SIR RICHARD BRANSON
YELLOWMAN
TANYA STEPHENS
ZUMJAY
STEEL PULSE
THIRD WORLD
THE WAILERS
WALE
DJ LIONDUB
DJ LOGIC
XCLAN
IVAN NEVILLE'S DUMPSTAPHUNK
MSTRKRFT
DJ PRETTY LIGHTS
SAVOY
PATO BANTON & MYSTIC ROOTS BAND
PETER ROWAN
THE STRING CHEESE INCIDENT
QUENTIN BAXTER
DUB TEX
ECHO BASE SOUNDSYSTEM
MINI KISS
DUBCONSCIOUS

PAPA ROBBIE - MC (SC)
DADDY BRADY - MC & GUITAR (MN)
BIG HAIR - MC & ENGINEER (SC)
RUDIMENTS - MC (JA)
SHAWN LEGARE - MC (SC)
DUB DENIZEN - MC & PERCUSSION (SC)
CHARLIE GUSS - BASS & TROMBONE
PHILLIP ANTMAN - DRUMS (SC)
DAVE HAMM - KEYS (SC)
KING SING - VOCALS & GUITAR (SC)
ANDY MASKER - SAX (SC)
DJ TRAILMIX - TURNTABLES (SC)

General Info

Band Members
PAPA ROBBIE - MC (SC) DADDY BRADY - MC & GUITAR (MN) BIG HAIR - MC & ENGINEER (SC) RUDIMENTS - MC (JA) SHAWN LEGARE - MC (SC) DUB DENIZEN - MC & PERCUSSION (SC)
Artist Name
The Dubplates
Home Page
http://www.reverbnation.com/thedubplates
Active Since
07/02
Genres
Reggae / Dancehall

Contact Info

Location
Charleston, SC
Manager
David "Big Hair" Brisacher

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