Music, Reggae

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Wreck N Roll Winter Ball

Fancy dress punk, reggae and alt acts. VJ.'s and DJ.'s. Headjam, Yoghurt Weavers, Mad Dog Collective, Buff, Poetic justic and more.

Tottenham Chances, London N17

Sat 22 Nov

£7 early bird

The Ruts DC

A spin-off of the original Ruts, carrying on the tradition of reggae-influenced punk.

The Assembly, Leamington Spa

Fri 21 Nov

£13.50 / 0845 888 7581

Audio, Glasgow

Sat 15 Nov

£16.50

With Hateful.

Buskers, Dundee

Fri 14 Nov

£16.20 / 01382 226451

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Congo Natty, Dillinja, Mala, Mungos Hi Fi

Soundcrash present an all nighter of reggae and dubstep with extra bass.

The Forum, London NW5

Sat 25 Oct

£9.50 / 020 7428 4099

Dennis Bovell And Carroll Thompson Live

Britain's reggae maestro Dennis Bovell is a producer, composer, re-mixer, bandleader, Lovers Rock pioneer and the heaviest bassist in town, pumping out the deepest of body-shaking dub grooves. Joined by the Queen of Lovers Rock, Carroll Thompson.

The Flyover, London W10

Sun 26 Oct

£15; £10 adv / 07956 406913

#Grime: Sox, Eyez, Dubzy

Big #Grime night out featuring Sox, Eyez, Dubzy and more.

Jimmyz Lounge, Exeter

Sat 29 Nov

£8 in advance; £10 on the door / 01392 499888

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Maxi Priest & His Band

An upbeat performance by the reggae veteran and his accomplished band.

Alban Arena, St Albans

Sat 25 Oct

£30.75 / 01727 844488

Soul Ii Soul

British soul, R&B and reggae from the veterans who released the hit single 'Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)' in 1989.

KOKO, London NW1

Sun 21 Dec

£30 / 0870 432 5527

O2 Academy Bournemouth

Fri 12 Dec

£30.93–£42.18 / 0844 477 2000

Bad Manners

Buster Bloodvessel and co persist with the comedy ska.

53 Degrees, Preston

Sat 13 Dec

£19.25 / 01772 893000

The Assembly, Leamington Spa

Sat 6 Dec

£16.50 / 0845 888 7581

Fri 19 Dec

£16.50 / 0845 888 7581

The Brickyard, Carlisle

Sun 28 Dec

£19.04 / 01228 512220

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OG Lounge

Lounge hip-hop soiree from The Doctor's Orders – specifically for the OG (older generation).

The London EDITION, W1T

Fri 7 Nov

Free / 020 7781 0000

DJ MK
's birthday party featuring a set from the man himself as well as Shortee Blitz, DJ Mr Thing, DJ IQ and special guests.

  • 21:00 – 02:00 OG Lounge The London EDITION

The Resonators

Nine-piece reggae outfit from Brighton/London.

The Blues Cafe Bar, Harrogate

Thu 13 Nov

Free / 01423 566881

Fri 14 Nov

Free / 01423 566881

Thu 11 Dec

Free / 01423 566881

The Cluny, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 8 Nov

£10 / 0191 230 4474

Jamm, London SW9

Sat 29 Nov

£14 / 020 7346 8920

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Roots Injection Reggae Showcase

Roots, reggae and dub from Ras Muffet, Iman Issachar, DJs and guests.

PST Private Members Club, Birmingham

Sat 25 Oct

£7 before midnight; £10 after / 0121 622 5363

Shanty At Hootenanny, Brixton

Following the release of their debut EP 'Leave Me Out' on 22nd September, London-based party-reggae collective Shanty announce their 8-date UK tour.

Hootananny, London SW2

Sat 25 Oct

£3 / 020 7737 7273

Ali, Astro & Mickey

The three founding members, Ali Campbell, Mickey and Astro of the British reggae band UB40 perform their hits such as Red, Red Wine and Kingston Town alongside new recordings. With Radio Riddler.

O2 Academy Birmingham

Fri 19 Dec

Phone for availability / 0121 622 8250

Aswad

Veteran reggae outfit.

The Globe, Cardiff

Fri 6 Feb 2015

£22.50 / 07590 471888

The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Sat 6 Dec

£20 / 0844 847 2514

Marble Factory, Bristol

Fri 27 Feb 2015

£20

Axis Reggae

The band plays reggae.

Bar 1:22, Huddersfield

Sat 8 Nov

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

Sun 9 Nov

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

Sat 13 Dec

Phone for prices / 01484 480252

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Badger Badger, Age Of Glass, Loose Cannons

Best of the Festivals Reunion Party!! LIVE MUSIC + BANDS + DJs!

Hootananny, London SW2

Fri 14 Nov

£3 / 020 7737 7273

Black Slate

The veteran reggae outfit return with new material, plus an afterparty hosted by Discordia.

The Flyover, London W10

Mon 27 Oct

£10 / 07956 406913

Mon 24 Nov

£10 / 07956 406913

Blessing Magore

The Zimbabwean singer-songwriter who is now based in Nottingham performs his Afrobeat, funk and reggae-based material.

Nottingham Playhouse

Fri 31 Oct

Neville Studio

£9 (£7) / 0115 941 9419

BP Loud Tate: Code: Shakka

Guest performance from soulful singer-songwriter and producer Shakka, in response to Turner Prize 2014 nominated artist Ciara Phillips against the backdrop of historic work in the Tate Collection.

Tate Britain, London SW1P

Sat 8 Nov

Free / 020 7887 8888

Bringing Back The Memories

Reggae, soul, funky house, dancehall, rare groove, roots and revival night with DJ Love Sensation.

Masters Winebar, London HA3

Wed 29 Oct

Free / 020 8909 9564

Wed 5 Nov

Free / 020 8909 9564

Wed 12 Nov

Free / 020 8909 9564

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The Jazz Cafe, London NW1

Wed 12 Nov

£14 / 0844 847 2514

By The Rivers

Self-penned reggae tunes with positive messages from the Leicester-based six-piece.

The Boileroom, Guildford

Fri 19 Dec

£7 adv / 01483 440022

Brooklyn Bowl, London SE10

Thu 11 Dec

£10 / 020 7412 8778

East Village Arts Club, Liverpool

Thu 11 Dec

£8.25 / 0151 559 3773

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Catfish Keith

Revered singer/guitarist described by critics as the 'new king of slide guitar' delivers some foot-stompin', deep delta blues.

The Crooked Billet, Henley-on-Thames

Tue 28 Oct

Times to be confirmed / £10 / 01491 681048

Half Moon, London SW15

Mon 27 Oct

£14; £12 adv / 020 8780 9383

Seagull Theatre, Lowestoft

Sun 26 Oct

£12 / 01502 589726

Dreadzone

Dubby dance beats from Dreadzone who charted in the mid-90s with 'Little Britain' but have been making compelling reggae-rooted soundscapes ever since.

Band on the Wall, Manchester

Fri 19 Dec

£15 adv; £13 early bird / 01618 341786

  • 20:30 – 23:00 Dreadzone Band on the Wall, Manchester

Brudenell Social Club, Leeds

Sat 29 Nov

£16.50 / 0113 275 2411

Electric Palace Bridport

Fri 21 Nov

£17; £15 adv / 01308 428 354

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The Drop

The London-based, nine-piece group performs roots reggae.

The Cluny, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 25 Oct

£8 / 0191 230 4474

  • 20:00 – 23:00 The Drop The Cluny, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sub89, Reading

Fri 21 Nov

£8 / 0118 959 5395

  • 19:00 – 22:00 The Drop Sub89, Reading
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