Sounds Like: Gentleman, Ziggy Marley, Natiruts, Bob Marley, Easy Star All Stars
Label: Dub City Records LLC.
Manager: Andrew Myers
Bio: We are the Dub City Renegades. An 9 piece band that pulls from many different influences to create our unique sound of Reggae music. Dub City Renegades are constantly pushing forward on a positive movement to share good positive music and put smiles on faces!
“Reggae fans are in for a real treat on Saturday night as the area’s own Dub City Renegades play Jammin’ Java at 10:30 p.m. The Dub City Renegades formed back in 2008 from humble beginnings in the local Fairfax area. Over the last six years it has evolved into one of the premiere reggae bands in the DC area, playing for the love of music. thumb_120817110806 The eight-piece band is comprised of lead singer Akshan, Zach Dickie on drums, Andrew Myers or “Dr Dub” on keys, Nick Young holding down the bass, Mista Mensah on percussion, Evan Herring on sax, Mark Allred on trumpet, and newly added Jordan Hoyt on guitar. “Fans and newcomers to the DCR vibe can expect to see a band that loves to play music for the fun of it,” Myers says. “We always bring our high energy vibe to the stage led by our lead singer, Akshan.” The band’s unique sound brings influences of reggae, rock, dub, and roots music that it calls, “Island Rock.” That also happens to be the name of the Dub City”