Micah Shalom & The Babylonians

Rank #3 US Austin, TX Reggae / Afrobeat / Ska


Sounds Like: The Skatalites, Fela Kuti, Bob Marley, Buju Banton, Cedric "Im" Brooks

Label: Shalom Salaam Recordings

Bio: Micah Shalom & The Babylonians plays a mix of Traditional Ska, Roots Reggae, Rocksteady, and Afro-Beat grooves. Lead by a full horn section, with occasional vocals by Micah Shalom and guest artists.

Members of The Babylonians (Micah Shalom - horns, Evan Hegarty - keys) have played with internat... See Full Bio

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Micah Shalom & The Babylonians has a show on 04/19/2014 at 08:00 PM @ Speakea... in Austin, TX http://www.reverbnation.com/c./poni/274627091 #concert

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  • Sat

    Apr 19

    Austin, TX, US | 8:00pm

    Austin, TX, US
    Sat Apr 19 8:00pm


    2 Sets of Ska, Reggae, and Afro-Beat music sure to make you move your feet. Doors At 8pm Music Starts at 10pm

  • Sat

    Apr 19

    Austin, TX, US | 11:00am

    Austin, TX, US
    Sat Apr 19 11:00am


    Three Days of Amazing Reggae and Dub! Friday, April 18: Gates Open 3:00 pm Main stage bands for Friday, April 18 include: 5:00 — Bandulus 6:30 — Inner Circle 8:30 — Easy Star All-Stars Charlie’s Dub Corner acts for Friday, April 18 include: 5:00 — Papa C 6:00 — Rentak 7:00 — Dosage 8:00 — Survivor Sounds 9:00 — Bomb City Sound SHOW OVER AT 10:00 PM ON FRIDAY NIGHT NO OVERNIGHT CAMPING AT BUTLER PARK Buy Friday, April 18 tickets here Saturday, April 19: Gates Open 11:00 am Main stage bands for Saturday, April 19 include: 12:00 — Judivan Roots 1:30 — Micah Shalom & Babylonians 3:15 — Az One 5:00 — Richy Rych and Yard Squad 7:00 — Ashes of Babylon 8:45 — Rootz Underground Charlie’s Dub Corner acts for Saturday, April 19 include: 12:00 — Papa C and Bomb City 1:00 — DJ Danbone 2:00 — Franco Nero 3:00 — Junior Vibes 4:00 — DJ Meshak 5:00 — Weight 6:00 — Bomb City Sound 7:00 — Shun Jackson 8:00 — McPullish and Charlie’s All Stars DUBSTRAVAGANJA SHOW OVER AT 10:00 PM ON SATURDAY NIGHT NO OVERNIGHT CAMPING AT BUTLER PARK Buy Saturday, April 19 tickets here Sunday, April 20: Gates Open 11:00 am Main stage bands for Sunday, April 20 include: 12:00 — Dub Gideon 1:30 — Hail Marley 3:00 — Turbulence 4:00 — Don Chani 6:00 — Mau Mau Chaplains 8:00 — Everton Blender and the Yard Squad Band Charlie’s Dub Corner acts for Sunday, April 20 include: 12:00 — Proper Villain 1:00 — Dr Dubbist 2:00 — Dolla Bill and Papa C 3:00 — Selector Jay 4:00 — Apollo 67 5:00 — Heart and Soul Sound 7:00 — Ras Gilbert 8:00 — DJ Xacto 9:00 — Funclash ’14 SHOW OVER AT 10:00 PM ON SUNDAY NIGHT NO OVERNIGHT CAMPING AT BUTLER PARK Buy Sunday, April 20 tickets here All acts and times subject to change! The 2014 Austin Reggae Festival benefits the Capital Area Food Bank! Over the last 20 years, the Austin Reggae Festival has raised more than one million dollars for this worthy charity. Click here for more info on the Capital Area Food Bank. Bands that have performed at the Austin Reggae Festival over the past 19 years include Carlton Pride, Cas Haley, Collie Buddz, Culture, Grimy Styles, Grupo Fantasma, Israel Vibration, Jah Roots, Killer Bees, Luciano, Mau Mau Chaplains, Mighty Diamonds, Mystic Roots, The Reddies, Root 1, The Roots Radics Band, Sierre Leone Refuge All-Stars, The Skatallites, Tidal Waves, Tribal Seeds, Wailing Souls and many many many others. Charlie’s Dub Corner is a soundsystem party that happens every year during Austin Reggae Fest, organized by McPullish and his label Charlie’s Records. This soundsystem party runs all 3 days during Austin Reggae Festival and showcases some of the finest selectors, DJs and vocalists working in reggae and related genres throughout Texas, nationally and internationally. With their heavyweight sound system, Charlie’s Dub Corner brings roots, dub, dancehall, rocksteady, ska and many other musical flavors to this annual party. McPullish has been actively releasing music on his Charlie’s Records label since 2005 and been based in Austin since 2007, with 28 releases to date, including collaborations between McPullish and Luciano, Lutan Fyah, Chezidek, Sylford Walker, General Smiley, Tippa Irie, Murray Man, Linval Thompson, Mark Wonder, Judge, Jahn TI, Island Rose and many more. The 2014 edition of Charlie’s Dub Corner will feature a live dub performance (DUBSTRAVAGANJA) on Saturday, April 19 by McPullish and Judge along with artists and musicians that have appeared on Charlie’s Records releases, plus some very special surprise guests. There is something for all reggae music lovers at Charlie’s Dub Corner. McPullish and his crew of merry sound manipulators are looking forward to another spectacular 3 days of music at the 2014 Austin Reggae Fest.. see you there!

  • Fri

    Mar 28

    Austin, TX, US | 8:00pm

    Austin, TX, US
    Fri Mar 28 8:00pm


    Back at our home base in ATX!! Check us headlining at 12am

  • Thu

    Mar 13

    Austin, TX, US | 8:00pm

    Austin, TX, US
    Thu Mar 13 8:00pm


    Official SXSW Showcase Babylonians hit the stage at 1am

  • Fri

    Jan 24

    Austin, TX, US | 8:00pm

    Austin, TX, US
    Fri Jan 24 8:00pm


    Micah Shalom & The Babylonians 8pm Golden Dawn Arkestra 10pm Afrofreaque 12am

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  • Micah Shalom & The Babylonians (Artist) Micah Shalom & The B...
    https://soundcloud.com/macaxeira-reggae-samba/natureza-2013-rev3 Check this collaboration with Brotha Victor of Macaxeira Roots, Bahia Stylee! Horns by 'The Shalom 3' (T...
  • Kris Brown (Artist) Kris Brown
    Nice show at Frontier Bar last night!
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