Reggae concerts and dances in the UK

Reggae concerts and dances in the UK

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  • Sat
    23
    Jul
    2016
    @the Dudsbury Country Club, 218 Christchurch Road, Ferndown, Dorset

    Bournemouth Dub Club presents Solo Banton and The Upper Cut Band

    @the Dudsbury Country Club, 218 Christchurch Road, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 8SS.

    Info: Bournemouth Dub Club

    £8 adv / £10 otd

  • Sat
    30
    Jul
    2016
    @the Attico Art Centre, First floor, 101 Watford High Street, Watford

    Roots 'n' Culture from Ramon Judah & Diverse Collective with selectors Charley Bendje + Jimitha + Vibration Lab

    @the Attico Art Centre, First floor, 101 Watford High Street, Watford WD17 2DQ.

    Info: 7pm - 2am / food and merchandise on sale

    £5 otd b4 9

  • Sat
    20
    Aug
    2016
    @Riki Tiks Beach Bar, 169 -170 Kings Road Arches, Brighton BNI 1NB

    Ramon Judah and Diverse Collective present Itz a Root thing, a nite of love, vibez, skanking and teaching...in the Name of Jah!
    Selektas playing vinyl: Charly Bendje, Jimitha, Vibration Lab, Jah Bwoy

    @Riki Tiks Beach Bar, 169 -170 Kings Road Arches, Brighton  BNI  1NB

    Free entry

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  • Sat
    20
    Aug
    2016
    12.00-6.00pm@Elder Stubbs Festival, Rymers Lane Allotments, East Oxford

    Natty Hi-Fi presents Makepeace Dub, @Elder Stubbs Festival 2016 - The annual awareness and fundraising for mental health issues

     

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  • Fri
    26
    Aug
    2016
    9:00 pm@Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 5JZ

    Friday Night Reggae presents: Play a 45 ft. Macka B

    @Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 5JZ

    9pm doors

    £10 Adv.

    Tickets & Info: http://bandonthewall.org/events/5161/

  • Fri
    02
    Sep
    2016
    @ the Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, the Northern Quarter, Manchester

    @the Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, the Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 5JZ.

    Info: 8pm - 11pm

    £18

  • Fri
    02
    Sep
    2016
    Sun
    04
    Sep
    2016
    @ Hainault Forest Country Park, Fox Burrow Road, Chigwell, IG7 4QN.

    One Love Festival UK - line up tba

    incl. the Gladiators, Lee 'Scratch' Perry, Junior Reid, Big Youth, Half Pint...

    @ Hainault Forest Country Park, Fox Burrow Road, Chigwell, IG7 4QN.

    Hainault running all night

    Info: websiteartist flyer / sound flyer / artist announcement /

     

  • Fri
    02
    Sep
    2016
    8:00 pm@Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 5JZ

    Cedric Myton (The Congos) & The Upper Cut Band

    @Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 5JZ

    8pm doors

    £18 Adv. //

    Tickets & Info: http://bandonthewall.org/events/5082

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  • Sat
    03
    Sep
    2016
    @the Borough Hotel, 10-12 Marine Parade, Southend-on-sea

    Urban Music Showcase presents Southend Splash ft. Sir Coxsone Outernational Soundsystem with Lloydie Coxsone + I Spy Soundsystem + Dawn Penn + Jah Screechy + Dennis Bovell and more

    @the Borough Hotel, 10-12 Marine Parade, Southend-on-sea, SS1 2EJ.

    Info: 2pm - 2am /

    £15 adv + bf / motd

     

  • Sat
    03
    Sep
    2016
    7pm till 12.30 am @The Flag Pub, Station RD, Herts WD17 1ET, Watford

    RAMON JUDAH AND DIVERSE COLLECTIVE REGGAE NITE

    MC: UK's TALENTED REGGAE SINGER  RAMON JUDAH ON THE MIC JOINED BY DARK ANGEL....

    SELECTAS PLAYING THE FINEST REGGAE VINYLS:
    **CHARLY BENDJE**
    **JIMITHA**
    **JAH BWOY**

    @The Flag Pub, Station RD, Herts WD17 1ET, Watford
     New residency right next to Watford Junction Train Station

    Merchandise on sale...

    7pm Til 12.30am

    £5 OTD

     

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  • Sat
    10
    Sep
    2016
    the Riki Tik Beach Bar, 169-170 King's Rd, Brighton

    Itz a Rootz Ting with Ramon Judah and Diverse Collective with selektas Charly Bendje + Vibration Lab + Jah Bwoy

    @the Riki Tik Beach Bar, 169-170 King's Rd, Brighton BN1 1NB.

    Info: 11pm - 4am /

  • Fri
    16
    Sep
    2016
    7:00 pm@KOMEDIA BRIGHTON, 44-47 Gardner Street, Brighton BN1 1UN

     

    WaDaDa return to Brighton with a night of soulful, Roots Rock Reggae.
    WaDaDas  extensive set of original repertoire promises to offer something for every international reggae music lover.
    Cool beats for lovers, intertwined with thought provoking messages for the people, positive chants to sing along to all wrapped up in a sea of soulful vocals, bubbling rhythms and intricate beats to keep you rocking all night long.
    The positive and upbeat vibrations of Wadada’s music, reflect the golden era of international Roots Rock Reggae...uniting cultures.
    Come out to dance!
    More infos:
    Box Office:   0845 293 8480
  • Sat
    17
    Sep
    2016
    10:00 pm - 4:00 am@R-Base, 42 Charles St, Manchester M1 7DB

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    Tickets: £10 -  more on the door.

    Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1609814569279258

  • Wed
    21
    Sep
    2016
    11.00 pm to 4.00 am@Volks Club, The Colonnade, Madeira Dr, Brighton BN2 1PS

    Kings Hifi with Culture B, Ruben Da Silva, Kaya meets Westway Roots Soundsystem with Tudor Lion & Principal Roots

    Room 2: Inna Sound

    £5 entry or £3 with name on Facebook event wall

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1365706130111312/

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  • Fri
    07
    Oct
    2016
    7pm till 12.30 am @The Flag Pub, Station RD, Herts WD17 1ET, Watford
    DIVERSE COLLECTIVE Roots Reggae nite
    Featuring Ramon Judah & Bredrins
    MC's Hosting the nite: Ramon Judah and Bredrins
    A nite of Roots, Rock, Reggae...
    Selected vinyls played by DIVERSE COLLECTIVE DJ's:**CHARLY BENDJE**
    **JIMITHA**
    **JAH BWOY**

    Come skank with us and enjoy the full vibez til 12.30am
    @The Flag Pub, Station RD, Herts WD17 1ET, Watford (next to Watford Junction Train Station - easy access to and from London )

    Merchandise on sale...

    7pm Til 12.30am

    £5 OTD

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  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    11.00 pm to 3.00 am@The Bullingdon, 162 Cowley Road, OX4 1UE Oxford

    Freerange Roots presents DANNY RED

    Powered by Westway Roots Soundsystem

    Hosted by Principal Roots

    £3 in advance, £8 OnTheDoor

    FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1845405192412496/

  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    8:00 pm to 1:00 am@Stag's Head Hoxton, 55 Orsman Road, N1 5RA London

    "Belly to Belly will be back on Saturday 15th October for another power session at The Stag's Head.
    We will be playing the most obscure corners of Reggae, Roots, Dancehall and Dub music.. Digging deeper to find those crazy, wonderful, hidden gems from the past...
    Loud speakers, osbcure jamaican recordings, big dance and deep vibrations all night.
    The session runs 8pm to 1am and the door is free all night."

    Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1837976343098287/

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  • Sat
    15
    Oct
    2016
    9:30pm - till late@ Kuumba Community Centre, 20-23 Hepburn Road ,BRISTOL BS2 8UD

    DUB REALMS and ITAL GARDEN present: a night of roots dub upliftment

    HIGHER REALMS OF DUB

    featuring
    from Bristol - THE HEARTIKAL - PAPA ROOTS SOUND SYSTEM
    from london - THE DUB MACHINE - WORD SOUND & POWER SOUND SYSTEM
    Doors 9:30pm - late

    ital juce/vegan food/record &CD vendor

     

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  • Fri
    21
    Oct
    2016
    8:00 pmLawrence Batley Theatre, Queen Street, Huddersfield HD1 2SP
  • Sat
    22
    Oct
    2016
    Fri
    04
    Nov
    2016
    @ Fusion Art, East Oxford Community Centre, Princes St, Oxford OX4 1DD

    Featuring artwork by: Helen Baille, Ras Haile Mecael, Christine de Faoite, Grey Burdick, Moses Bikshoni, Leo Bowder, Debbie Scrivener, Dee Sessegnon

    Launch evening: 22nd October 8-10pm | Music by Jah Paul Promotions & guests | Food & Bar | Donations to support the cost of exhibition space will be much appreciated

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    Launch evening: 22nd October 8-10pm | Music by Jah Paul Promotions & guests | Food & Bar | Donations to support the cost of exhibition space will be much appreciated

     

  • Sat
    22
    Oct
    2016
  • Sun
    23
    Oct
    2016
    5 pm till late@Widcombe Social Club, Widcombe Hill, Bath, BA2 6AA

    Asher Roots & Big Ilah Family present: House of His Majesty - a fundraising dance for Fairfield House & B.E.M.S.C.A. (Bath Ethnic Minority Senior Citizens Association)

    with:

    Roots Ispiration

    Ras Keith (live set)

    Joy and Harmony

    I-lodica (live set)

    Hugo Makepeace

    Free entry - all welcome

    Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/100598640414933/

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  • Sun
    30
    Oct
    2016
    7:00 pm@Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 5JZ

    Lovers Rock Monologues

    Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester, M4 5JZ

    7pm doors

    £15 Adv.

    Tickets & Info: http://bandonthewall.org/events/5083/

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  • Tue
    01
    Nov
    2016
    7:00 pm@O2 Academy, N1 Centre, 16 Parkfield St, Islington N1 0PS

    Harrison Stafford, from the legendary Roots Reggae band Groundation, is back in the Uk for a live show at the O2 Islington.

    More Info / Tickets

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  • Fri
    04
    Nov
    2016
    Sat
    19
    Nov
    2016

    The Wailers performing the album Legend in its entirety plus other Greatest Hits
    Infos and tickets: http://www.gigsandtours.com/tour/the-wailers

     

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  • Fri
    04
    Nov
    2016
    10:00 pm - 5:00 am@Club PST, 71 Lombard St, Digbeth, Birmingham B12 0QU

    In the main room:

    Ramon Judah - live p.A

    From Birmingham: Love express sound system, Commissioner Benji & full crew

    From Ipswich: Rasta yard sound system, Nicky rasta, Yard don & full crew
    On the rooftop:

    Asher b, Tony roots, Miss mitten, Dj kat, Sticky joe, King David sound, Drumlove

    In the bassment: Ital kitchen and Onedub store

    Tickets and infos: http://www.theticketsellers.co.uk/tickets/the-great-coronation-dance-2016/10042158?ref=let_aft

  • Fri
    04
    Nov
    2016
    10:00 pm - 5:00 am@Club PST, 71 Lombard St, Digbeth, Birmingham B12 0QU

    Love Express Sound System | Rasta Yard Sound System | Ramon Judah live | Drumlove | Tony Roots | Asher B | Miss Mitten | Stucky Joe | Ras Blakey | DJ Kat | Higher Meds | Shem Della Shem | Kenny-I & Patrick

    Tickets: 8£ + BF | 10£ Door

    Ital kitchen | Onedub store | Cultural stalls | Licensed bar

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  • Fri
    04
    Nov
    2016
    5pm till late@Stour Space, 7 Roach Rd., Fish Island E3 2PA

    A Very Special Event in Fish Island, Hackney Wick.

    Hidden away in the heart of Fish Island, Stour Space is a local art Gallery. On the 4th of November BlackCatSoundSystem D.J's will take over the space, with an Arts, Craft and Vinyl market Downstairs and a Dub Session on the mezzanine.

    Arts and Craft Market:

    Random Generator and Hidden Printer Screen Printing
    (www.randomgenerator.co)

    Artwork From Brainjest
    (https://www.facebook.com/brain.jest)

    And Labhrai
    (www.instagram.com/labhrai)

    Custom Designer Clothing From Mary and Abai
    (www.abai.co.uk)

    Vinyl From Sta Kulcha (https://en-gb.facebook.com/stakulchamusicdistribution/)

    Wick Radio (www.wickradio.org)

    Massive Records (http://www.massive-international.com/)

    Carribean Food from The Fritters Man

    Commencing at 5pm-12midnight or when stallholders leave!!

    On the Mezzanine BlackCatSound will be playing Roots, Dub, Dubstep, and Drum n Bass:

    Jah Wonder from Amun Re Sound and Black Cat Sound
    (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A2IactUb_Uo)

    Ras Tom from Black Cat (https://soundcloud.com/blackcatsoundsystem)

    Pace from Black Cat

    Slauka from Renegade and Black Cat (https://soundcloud.com/slauka)

    Dreadhead from Judah Outernational and Black Cat (https://www.mixcloud.com/SelectaDreadHead/)

    With Live Vocals From: Mucksion King (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LMFlBuZreEc)

    E Goodsoul, Raw Elements (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjysT3clg8g)

    And Melodica From: Wai Fung.

    Commencing at 7pm-2am

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  • Fri
    04
    Nov
    2016
    7.00 pm - 12.30 am@the Flag Pub, Station Road, Watford WD17 1ET

    FRIDAY NOV 2016 FLYER THE FLAG

  • Sat
    05
    Nov
    2016
    @Kuumba Centre, 20-22 Hepburn Road, St. Pauls, Bristol BS2 8UD

    Bristol Roots Syndicate with Ital Garden present: Coronation Celebration - Dub Encounters showcase

    Prince Alla - Messiah Dub Riddim Section - Roots by Nature

    Sounds of the night: Pappa Roots Sound System

    Tickets £16 + BF M.O.T.D.

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  • Sat
    05
    Nov
    2016
    12.00-6.00pm@ Rapture, Woolgate, Witney OX28 6AP

    Entry is free but donations to "The Dub" are well accepted!

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  • Sat
    12
    Nov
    2016
    @The Bullingdon, 162 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 1UE
    Powered by the brand new hand built Real Roots Soundsystem

    £6 OnTheDoor

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  • Sat
    12
    Nov
    2016
    11.00 pm - 6.00 am@Streetlife, 24 Dryden St, Leicester LE1 3QE

    Kontakt & Streetlife present: The Mighty Jah Shaka Sound System

    Advance tickets: 15£+B.F.   M.O.T.D.

     

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  • Fri
    18
    Nov
    2016
    10:00 pm - 4:00 am@Club Six's, 30 the Broadway, Bedford MK40 2TH
  • Sat
    19
    Nov
    2016
    9:00pm - 3:00 am@Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JZ

    Six iconic sound systems come together for one night only at Band on the Wall. An unforgettable night for all reggae fans, expect music by Classic Sound, Hussla, Baron Turbo Charge, King Taurus, Jah Guide, Megatone and more. // £10 Advance, £15 Full

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  • Wed
    23
    Nov
    2016
    11.00 pm - 4.00 am@Volks Club, The Colonnade, Madeira Dr, Brighton BN2 1PS

    "Following on from the dance in September with Kings Hifi, we return to the Volks to offer a night of roots reggae music. 2 soundsystems in the area: Word Sound and Power Soundsystem meets Westway Roots Soundsystem w/ King Pharaoh & Singer Tempa in a unity style. Expect dubplates, exclusives and unbridled creativity loud, clear and heavy. "

    Room 2 provided by Brighton residents Inna Sound.

    £3 student tickets/ £6 tickets at: westwayroots.com/shop (no booking fee)

    FB event: https://www.facebook.com/events/786859251453684/

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  • Fri
    02
    Dec
    2016
    5pm till 2am@Stour Space, 7 Roach Rd., Fish Island E3 2PA

    Dub, Roots Reggae and Dubstep session set inside a Fish Island warehouse that has been converted into a local arts gallery. Hosting a night arts, crafts & vinyl market, popup Caribbean Restaurant, and broadcasted from the local radio station Wick Radio, an evening of rich entertainments and hospitality. On the door receive a warm beverage as you pay your entry. Live arts and the D.Js in the main space and Stallholders on the mezzanine, the popup restaurant to the rear on the ground floor and outdoor canalside smoking area beyond that.

     

    Selectors: Jah Wonder, Dreadhead, Slauka, Ruff One

    Vocalists: Goodsoul, Mucksion King, Raw Elements

    Dubplates will be playing with live vocal performances.

    Cultural arts and Craft, Ras Tafari Joyful Sound Music | Visual Artists: DeeLaRuze, Kainemra, Brainjest, Random Generator and more | Stall Holders: Sta Kulcha Records, Massive Records, Wick Radio Records, FishSticks Clothing, King Shocker Jewlles and more | Food: Fritters Man

     

    Entry Fee: £4 Access all areas w/free drink

    Bus: 276, 488, 388, 236, 30, 26.
    Overground: Hackney Wick
    DLR: Pudding Mill Lane.
    Underground: Bow Road then 488/276

    Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/338236129890184/

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  • Fri
    02
    Dec
    2016
    7.00 pm - 12.30 am@the Flag Pub, Station Road, Watford WD17 1ET

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  • Sat
    17
    Dec
    2016
    @the Station, Silver street, Bristol BSI 2AG

    Bristol Roots Syndicate & Dub Encounters present: Dub Station

    Featuring: Iration Steppas, Jah Tubbys, Pappa Roots

    £10 in advance, M.O.T.D.

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  • Sat
    17
    Dec
    2016
    10:00 pm - 4:00 am@R-Base, 42 Charles St, Manchester M1 7DB

    "Saturday 17th December brings our 3rd birthday celebration. We will be bringing the dub activist JAH FREE and SISTAH SIMIAH to Manchester alongside CONSCIOUS YOUTH Soundsystem, FORWARD EVER and HUMBLEBEAT."

    Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/693256877507960/

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  • Sat
    17
    Dec
    2016
    9:00pm - 1:00 am@The Black Prince, 15 Abington Square, Northampton NN1 4AE

    "The High Grade Rockers will be playing top quality vintage and contemporary roots reggae and dub selections for your pleasure at The Black Prince (back room). Full sound system. Expect a great vibe, fantastic beer, plenty of space to sit and enjoy the music or dance around. This is a FREE event."

    Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1241009772623400/

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