David Hillyard (of the Slackers) & the Rocksteady 7 are coming to Calgary from New York City to bring their unique style of Ska, Rocksteady, Jazz & Reggae to Calgary.
Hillyard is a tenor saxophonist originating from San Diego, California. He has performed in groups such as The Slackers, The Rocksteady 7, The Don
Pioneering Mexican Reggae Band Antidoping returns to Calgary to celebrate their 30th Anniversary!!
Considered one of the most important Latin American groups in the genre, Antidoping's music combines elements of roots reggae fused with the cultural rhythmic mosaic of Mexireadmore >
Calgary ReggaeFest brings to you live on stage PowerHouze Band and The Steadies on Saturday September 26, 2020. Show time is 6:15 pm (Gates open at 5:15 pm). Tickets must be purchased in advance.
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ReggaeFest Goes to University!
Calgary, Alberta - June 4, 2019
This weekend the re-imagined and re-branded Calgary ReggaeFest is set for MacEwan Hall in the heart of the University of Calgary. Riddim West, as the evenreadmore >
JUNO Nominated Reggae Singer/Songwriter, founder and front woman of Canada's Souljah Fyah, Waymatea Ellis is introducing a new Reggae project, Highlife Sound Collective. Featuring some of Edmonton's finest musicians, Highlife Sound Collective is excited to dive into the Canadian Reggae Scene.readmore >
Franco Rosso’s incendiary Babylon had its world premiere at Cannes in 1980 but went unreleareadmore >
Re-imagined and re-branded -- ReggaeFest returns with Riddim West! After a year off, Calgary ReggaeFest is back on a new date, in a new venue and with a new name. On June 8, 2019, ReggaeFest presents Riddim West at MacEwan Hall in the heart of the University of Calgary campus.
Lynn Olagundoye is front and centre among the burgeoning number of funk and soul purveyors in Calgary. A session veteran, Olagundoye marries a seductively smooth voice redolent of ‘70s R&B to a sound that incorporates the best of funk, jazz, Afrobeat, roots-reggae and vintage pop - recalling neo-soul singers like Erykreadmore >
Jory Kinjo brings a unique history to his music and draws from his experiences playing and performing Soul, Ska, Reggae and Rhythm & Blues all over the world. Kinjo grew up in Calgary, AB. playing old-school soul music with long-standing soul band, Mocking Shadows. In 1999, he joined the band and warmed the stage for Canadian 3 tours with threadmore >