wow_logo
×
Home Venues Today Tomorrow This Weekend
21/7/2018 22/7/2018

Wolverhampton Reggae Festival

Wolverhampton Reggae Festival

Venue

Starworks Warehouse

Dates

21 Jul 2018-22 Jul 2018

Category

Music

Start TimesShow all dates

Today

3 2
21/7/2018

3pm

‘All day’ event
Book

Prices

​£20

​3 The Hard Way – Legendary British Reggae lead vocalists Dennis Bovell, David Hinds and Brinsley Forde come together to form a U​K reggae super group…3 The Hard Way. Each member of the Three The Hard Way team are the pioneers who put British Reggae firmly on the map. They have each fronted one the UK’s outstanding reggae outfits, Steel Pulse, Matumbi, Aswad and now come together for a unique and powerful performance. Grammy winners and multiple nominations between them coupled with countless number ones and top ten hits either as musicians, song writers or producers give this group a wealth of credibility and worldwide respect. They have decided it is time to trail blaze once again to share their unique talents with the universe. Without question this unified project is certain to welcome in a new age of British Reggae.
Macka B - As a practising Rastafarian, Macka B‘s music is based around the political and spiritual message of the religion, with an often light and humorous touch. Working with the Mad Professor, he combineddancehall and dub styles of reggae, although has avoided a more commercial crossover approach. He takes his name from the Judean rebels against the Greeks, the Maccabees. Macka B “ the Teacher ” is well known for his social commentary and Conscious lyrics, a Rastaman with compassion a real man for the people.Over two decades Macka B has released over 15 albums and travelled worldwide always keeping true to his principles and faith. Starting off on sound systems in Wolverhampton England Macka B has become one of the most respected Reggae artists in the circuit and he has toured all over the world.He has performed alongside artists such as Burning Spear, U-Roy, The Wailers, Gregory Issacs, Bunny Wailer, Mad Professor,  Macka B has recorded songs in England, Jamaica, America and Europe. He has recorded most of his albums with the Ariwa Label in London with Mad Professor.Macka B has also recorded for Fashion Records, Jet Star, Humal Records, Island Records, Salamta Records, Stingray and a few other UK labels. Macka B continues to spread consciousness and break down the barriers! 
Dub Room with Local Selectors, Caribean Food Hall, Applettons Rum Shack Much More to be announced​.

Share

Venue Features

You might also like

Live & Picking - 20/07/2018

Live & Picking - 20/07/2018

Music

Friday 20 Jul - Friday 20 Jul
Newhampton Arts Centre

Wolverhampton Reggae Festival

Wolverhampton Reggae Festival

Music

Saturday 21 Jul - Sunday 22 Jul
Starworks Warehouse

School's Out For Summer

School's Out For Summer

Music

Friday 20 Jul - Friday 20 Jul
Molineux