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One Drop

One Drop

Reggae / Rock / R&B San Diego, CA  US
Little Black Dress
Little Black Dress
Hector Pieterson
Hector Pieterson
Down Under
Down Under
I'm Sorry (but it's over)
I'm Sorry (but it's over)
More Than A Landscaper
More Than A Landscaper

Videos

One Drop - Back to Montañita

Shows

  • Fri

    Apr 24

    Vacaville, CA, US | 9:00pm
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  • Sat

    Apr 25

    Novato, CA, US | 5:00pm

    ONE DROP One Drop based in San Diego, California embraces the spirit of classic Roots Reggae and Dub music with a calculated blend of R&B, Pop and Rock subtleties. Inspired by artists like Steel Pulse, Gregory Isaacs and The Police. One Drop's music is infectious and well received by a wide range of age and cultural demographics. Critics describe their sound as genuine and captivating, filled with melodic choruses, refreshing vintage guitar/organ tones all cleverly layered over seductive bass lines. The voice of One Drop is soulfully delivered with brutally honest lyrics rooted from true-life experiences of love, growing up in a dysfunctional home and social & political taboos. On June 26th, 2012, One Drop released their highly anticipated sophomore album titled Black Book Diaries featuring guest performances from a former English Beat and a cover of Men at Work's 80's hit Down Under. The album debuted at #2 on ITunes Reggae Charts and landed in The Billboards top 10 in reggae albums. With great song writing and musical arrangements executed with retro equipment and out-board effects from 1970's, One Drop exceeded fans high expectations. A tremendous amount of attention and detail went into this album, which features 16 new songs. The inception of One Drop (a name describing a traditional reggae drum beat popularized by Carlton Barrett of The Wailers) began over a decade ago when introductions were made in a San Diego college music class. The band began to gig aggressively in 2006 and fans got their first taste of recordings in 2007 with the release of their self-titled EP. By 2008 they had developed a huge regional following and in May that same year released their acclaimed debut CD Mission Blvd which yielded hit songs Little Black Dress, She's Gone and No Good Reason. Nominated by San Diego Music Awards for Best Local Recording, this pivotal CD has launched One Drop onto an international stage with impressive worldwide sales and downloads. To this day Mission Blvd continues to rank high on iTunes reggae charts in the U.S., Canada, Greece, Mexico, Norway, Spain, and Switzerland. With the reputation as a must see act, the band packs venues and performs live shows with high energy, playfully engaging the audience into dance and sing-alongs. One Drop has toured heavily in the U.S. and Internationally (Ecuador, Mexico and Guam) at times sharing the stage with artists such as, Steel Pulse, Ben Harper, The English Beat, G Love, The Dirty Heads, Slightly Stoopid, Soja, Rebelution, Iration, Tribal Seeds and more while receiving support and corporate interest from companies like ERGO and Reef apparel. All ticketed shows are standing-room only with limited seating, unless otherwise designated. Ticket Options: ADV $10 DOS $12 Doors: 8:00 pm Show: 9:00 pm Ages: 21+

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  • Fri

    May 8

    Solana Beach, CA, US | 7:00pm
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  • Fri

    May 8

    Solana Beach, CA, US | 8:30pm
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  • Thu

    Jun 11

    Santa Barbara, CA, US | 9:00pm
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  • Elmer Pastorius (Artist)
    Elmer Pastorius
    Excellent Music, well blended and structured. Ciao!
  • 7Heaven (Artist)
    7Heaven
    Awesome Track Pleasure to meet you :) 7Heaven ~Indonesia~ Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/pages/7Heaven-Band-Ponorogo/184297121629493
  • Maxlink AkA Dark Angel (Artist)
    Maxlink AkA Dark Angel
    very best to you
  • msreyes (Fan)
    msreyes
    She's Gone was my ringtone for more than a year!! Love you guys!!
  • Made From Scratch Recording Studios (Artist)
    Made From Scratch Re...
    "She's Gone" is one of the best songs I've heard in a long time. If you need a studio for your next hit call us at 1-888-MFS-1ENT.
  • Fabian Cue (Artist)
    Fabian Cue
    Amazing Sound, and loving the vibe you give. Keep up the great work. Fabian Cue

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About

Sounds Like: Iration, Rebelution, SOJA, Tribal Seeds, Slightly Stoopid

Label: Neptune Entertainment

Manager: Neptune Entertainment

Bio: One Drop embraces the purity of classic Roots Reggae and Dub music with a presence of R&B and Rock subtleties.
This combination is infectious and has been well received by a wide range of age and culture demographics.
Their "sound" is captivating, filled with melodic choruses, catchy guitar rif...See Full Bio

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Status

Twitter_icon_for_status: RT @NimaParvin: I rated @OneDropMusic at Rockbar ★★★★★ via Bandsintown http://t.co/ynoieeks8Y

Recent Blogs

New Shows - Scottsdale, AZ / Yuma, AZ / CA / and more
Sep 18, 2012

Just posted some new show dates and have more in the works. Check our calendar ... [more]

New music coming soon - AUGUST 2010
Jul 26, 2010

One Drop singer and guitarist, James Alger, is schedule to release a solo CD(EP)... [more]

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Q: hello, and how are you..... collab one day

A: soungs like a great idea!

Asked by J.West. Answered on Tue Mar 05 2013

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  • Song Plays +2 22,234
  • Video Plays 332
  • Total Fans 34,654
  • ReverbNation Fans 480
  • Facebook Likes 28,913
  • Twitter Followers 5,061
  • YouTube Subscribers 2
  • Widget Impressions 159,210

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