The Blue Mountain Music Festival boasts a hybrid of music, culture and outdoor adventure, set against the panoramic landscape of the Blue and John Crow Mountains National Park. The Festival, an official Reggae Month event, will feature two days of performances, yoga, hiking, camping and an array of entertainment for the entire family.
Reggae Wednesdays takes the form of a variety show in the Reggae Village @ Ranny Williams Entertainment Complex. These grand stage shows highlight the social backdrop and genres of Reggae; from Mento to Dancehall. It chronicles the evolution and dynamism of the Jamaican music experience, through a series of four (4) live concerts featuring: Traditional Drumming, Rocksteady, Reggae, Rockers, Dub Music, Dub Poetry, Dancehall, Bands and Alternative music.
Monday Night Dub Session : I Nation Featuring: Uprising Roots & Jahriffe of JAH-N-I Roots Band.
Dj Talia Powas in Irie Fm is hosting her show featuring many positive ones; Steppa, Prophecy, Nature, Byan Art, Jah Bouks, Anthony Cruz n More! See u there.
“Co-Action: Artistes 4 Change” the event will be held at Jamnesia LIVE, in Bull Bay and will coincide with similar events being held worldwide. Both events will involve performances and presentations of visual artistes, musicians, poets, and dj's who reflect all the agents of positive social change.
Sounds Like: Burning Spear, Raging Fyah, Chronixx, Protoje, THIRD WORLD
Label: TruMusik Records
Manager: Darren Hamilton
Ascending like the Sky fire (sun) in the East, The Uprising Roots is
borne out of Rockfort, East Kingston. Rising up with an assertive musical defiance, to bring forth a positive progressive change amongst humanity. This band of musicians’ mission is to use the power of t heir music to manifest t...See Full Bio
“The Uprising Roots Orchestra's performance could only be described as awesome. The addition to the group of the horn section and Bo-Peep on rhythm guitar, has truly transformed the band into one of the best sounding local bands in Jamaica presently, and by the end of their performance the entire audience was in a trance. This band is now ready to conquer the world!”