Check out the legendary talent that has graced the Reggae Garden concert series stage!
About The Music
ASADENAKI is one of Reggae music's emerging gems continuing a rich musical legacy he inherited from his father who also gave him his unique name, which means "enigma". Singer, songwriter, composer, percussionist and guitarist, Asadenaki was also trained in film and video production at Clayton State University in Georgia, USA. Being true to his name, he describes himself as "a creator inspired by The Creator".
Green Lion Crew
From an early age, Green Lion Crew’s Zeke Stern and Dana Knowles became students of the sounds of Caribbean Culture. After a decade of producing in Jamaica, St. Croix, and the United States their collaboration list reads like a “who’s who” of reggae music. From producing for modern artists like Collie Buddz, Chronixx, Kabaka Pyramid, Jesse Royal, and Dre Island to working with legendary acts like Beenie Man, Busy Signal, Akae Beka, and Lee “Scratch” Perry, Green Lion Crew continues to push the boundaries of sonics and style while madly celebrating the culture of Jamaica.
Dub Apocalypse is an instrumental dub reggae band from Boston, MA. Band members are Tommy Benedetti (drums), Van Martin (guitar), Johnny Trama (guitar), Aaron Bellamy (bass), and Timo Shanko (sax/bass). The band came together in 2007, led by drummer Tommy Benedetti and guitarist, Johnny Trama.
Sister Nancy, aka Muma Nancy, real name Ophlin Russell-Myers, (born Ophlin Russell, 2 January 1962, Kingston, Jamaica) is a dancehall DJ and singer. She is known to the world as the first female dancehall DJ and was described as being a "dominating female voice for over two decades" on the dancehall scene. One of her most famous songs is "Bam Bam", labeled as a "well-known reggae anthem" by BBC and a "classic"...
Organically Good Trio
Organically Good Trio is a Hammond organ driven roots instrumental group out of Boston. Sometimes the band has a sound reminiscent of the great soul jazz organ trio albums of the late 60's and at other times sounds like a Jacki Mittoo album with a heavy dose of roots reggae and dub.
The Earth Kry band was born and nurtured within the halls of the Edna Manley College of The Visual & Performing Arts in Kingston, Jamaica where four budding musicians hoped to hone their skills. Their journey began with a twist of fate which brought together keyboard player Phillip Mcfarlane , drummer...
Born and raised in a community called Fletcher Land. I spent half of my childhood years in Fletcher Land until my mom passed and I moved to Stadium Gardens where I now reside with my father. Life has changed a bit since I moved, I have faced some challenges, but music is the only thing that is keeping me together.
Josh David Barrett
Two time Grammy Nominated singer and bassist, Josh David, whose musical journeys carried him from his “churchical” upbringings, to performing with today’s top artists, his musical works have spanned the last 20 plus years with the top artists of the day. Having joined the legendary band The Wailers in 2015, they continue to spread JAH message of One Love in the Roots, Rock, Reggae sound as created and inspired by the great Bob Marley & The Wailers.