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Top reggae and dub acts revealed for Solfest

DREADZONE and ZION TRAIN are among the first acts confirmed for Solfest which returns to Cumbria this summer.

Solfest, which also includes RESONATORS and IRATION STEPPAS, takes place on the bank holiday over 26-28 August at Tarnside Farm near Aspatria. 

Tickets are priced from £89 for the weekend.


More reggae acts revealed for Glastonbury

More than 200 acts can now be revealed for the Silver Hayes dance area of Glastonbury Festival, including reggae acts like THE SKINTS and MUNGO'S HI FI.

Top new additions also include BUNJI GARLIN, JUS NOW, DON LETTS, ROBBO RANX, RONI SIZE REPRAZENT, SHY FX and SKEPTA, among many others.


TWINKLE BROTHERS added to London Intl Ska Fest

The London International Ska Festival has revealed the TWINKLE BROTHERS will perform at this year’s event.

The TWINKLE BROTHERS formed back in 1962 and four years later released their debut single, “Somebody Please Help Me”, for producer Leslie Kong. To date they have released more than 50 albums.

Back in 2011 the TWINKLE BROTHERS put out an album called Gift Of Jah.


Reggae acts revealed for VegFest Bristol

BLACK ROOTS, ZION TRAIN and RUTS DC are among the musical acts set to perform at this year’s VegFest in Bristol.

The festival features the following reggae acts:


Alchemy Festival line-up revealed: ZION TRAIN, TALISMAN & RASTA4EYES

Organisers of the UK’s Alchemy Festival have announced the first acts for the 2013 event including ZION TRAIN, RASTA4EYES and TALISMAN.

The small family-friendly festival takes place on 20-22 September at Scholey Park in Coningsby, Lincolnshire.


11 more New Year’s Eve reggae nights in the UK

The ever-growing list of reggae, dub and dancehall New Year’s Eve parties has reached new heights in the ReggaeChapter listings section with a total of 21 shows.

Following our Top 10 reggae New Year’s Eve parties in the UK 2012, here are an additional 11 nights to consider if you haven’t already made plans for Monday night.

Again, in no particular order, they are:


Boomtown Equinox Party full details revealed: THE SKINTS, GDC & CONGO NATTY

The organisers behind BOOMTOWN FAIR have announced a huge indoor festival in Bristol celebrating the official half-way point between its annual summer fairs.

The Boomtown Equinox Party takes place on 22 March 2013 with an impressive line-up of acts, including THE SKINTS, GENTLEMAN’S DUB CLUB, ZION TRAIN and CONGO NATTY.


ZION TRAIN live at Brixton Jamm: watch fan-filmed video

Dub pioneers ZION TRAIN returned to South London last night (3 February) for a live performance at  Brixton Jamm.

Watch fan-filmed video footage of the show below.

ZION TRAIN headed up a varied line-up from dub to jungle, including CONGO DUBZ and NANCI&PHOEBE from the CONGO NATTY family.


ZION TRAIN line up London show: full details now revealed

Dub reggae pioneers ZION TRAIN are returning to South London next year where they’ll be heading up an impressive bill at the Brixton Jamm.

GoMad Events is putting on the gig, now confirmed for 3 February 2012, which features a range of reggae, dub and jungle acts including CONGO DUBZ, NANCI & PHOEBE and INSINTESI.

The full line-up is as follows:

Main Room:


ZION TRAIN announces new UK tour dates

British dub reggae band ZION TRAIN has announced a string of UK dates as part of its upcoming "State Of Mind" tour.

The UK tour includes: