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49 min ago | Lansing State Journal

Common Ground 2014 lineup adds Violent Femmes, the Wailers, and more

Alternative rock band Violent Femmes, reggae group the Wailers, country singer Gord Bamford and blues-rocker the 4onthefloor are the latest additions to Common Ground Music Festival's 2014 lineup.


Related Topix: The Wailers, Violent Femmes, Pop/Rock

4 hrs ago | LiveScience

Crater Creator Uses Explosions to Find the Secrets of Volcanoes

The explosive eruption of Sarychev Volcano, on Russia's Kuril Islands, northeast of Japan, seen from the International Space Station.


Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, The Conversation, Geology, Science, Explosion

4 hrs ago | LiveScience

Can Science Eliminate Extreme Poverty?

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.


Related Topix: The Conversation, Vaccinations, Health, Malaria

5 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

Max Romeo relaunches label

A new album, Father and Son, by the veteran roots artiste and his son Rominal, will also be released.


Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Gleaner

AJ Brown to headline concert in Canada

Reggae balladeer AJ Brown, who has been a prominent figure in Jamaica's popular music for the past 30 years, will head to Toronto, Canada, on Sunday, May 11, 2014, to headline the Ardenne Alumni Association Annual Mother's Day Concert & Luncheon.


Related Topix: Third World


Passover Concert Part 2: Exile, Redemption & Math

I was hoping to post Part 2 of the Passover concert before the first Seder and then log off for yomtov , but cleaning the oven took longer than I expected .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Israel, World News, Middle East

Style Weekly

Antero "Victims of Profit" CD Release at the Camel

Antero makes great reggae music. As with all indigenous music made outside its place of origin, I was skeptical at first.


Related Topix: Toots & the Maytals, The Maytals, Burning Spear, Gregory Isaacs

Newport Concert Series At The Newport Yachting Center Welcomes A Reggae Legend To The Summer Stage

The Newport Concert Series at the Newport Yachting Center announces that legendary reggae artist, Ziggy Marley - The Fly Rasta Tour, is returning to perform along Newport Harbor on Friday, June 20th.


Related Topix: Ziggy Marley, Newport, RI, Bob Marley, The Wailers


Exclusive Premiere | Playing For Change - Clandestino

The Playing For Change multimedia movement aims to inspire, connect and bring peace to the world through music.


Related Topix: Toots & the Maytals, The Maytals, Los Lobos, Pop/Rock

Jamaica Observer

Beres, Air Supply for Groovina In the Park

REGGAE artiste Beres Hammond will join Australian pop duo Air Supply as headline acts at this year's Groovin' In The Park Concert at Roy Wilkins Park, New York, on June 29. The annual event is billed as the largest reggae show in the Tri-State area .


Related Topix: Beres Hammond

High Times

The High Times Interview: Matisyahu

On June 3, Matisyahu releases his fifth studio album Akeda and HIGH TIMES has the exclusive premiere of the track "Confidence" featuring Collie Buddz to share with all of you.


Related Topix: Matisyahu, Crown Heights, NY, Smoking, Medicine, Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Bluegrass Blog

Detour at Zellie's Opry House

We'll have a review of the record soon, but in the meantime, here are a couple of videos shot earlier this month when they appeared at Zellie's Opry House in Howard City, MI.


Related Topix: Howard City, MI, Jimmy Cliff

The Star Online

One night with UB40: Reggae in the air

Swinging times: UB40's main man Ali Campbell and saxophonist Winston Rose lighting up the KL Live stage last week.


Related Topix: Ub40, Malaysia, World News,

Bellingham Herald

Reggae group 'Tribal Seeds' at Wild Buffalo

The reggae chart-topping group Tribal Seeds performs Monday, April 14, 2014 at the Wild Buffalo, 208 W. Holly St. The reggae chart-topping group Tribal Seeds performs Monday, April 14, at the Wild Buffalo, 208 W. Holly St. Their new album, "Representing," features Vaughn Benjamin of Midnite on the title track.


Related Topix: The Wailers

Alabama Live

The Amazing Race recap: The Gladiators are here

Cousins Jamal, left, and Leo, center, must battle a Roman gladiator during a Detour.


Related Topix: The Gladiators, Entertainment

Asbury Park Press

Press Box seats on sale for Stone Pony Summer Stage shows

Take a seat, music fans. Tickets for the new seats at the Stone Pony Summer Stage in Asbury Park, called the Press Box, are now on sale.


Related Topix: Asbury Park, NJ, Pop/Rock, Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes, Michael Franti & Spearhead

Uttoxeter Advertiser

Readers in with a chance to meet UB40

UTTOXETER race-goers who want to be in with the chance of meeting the biggest-selling reggae band in UK history are being invited to enter a competition.


Related Topix: Ub40

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Kos

Netroots Radio Presents: "The Face of Her Sister Whose Cheek is Buried in Wildflowers"

I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.


Related Topix: Black Uhuru, Recipes, US News, Liberal Political News

Jamaica Observer

The message of Mamakaffe

JAMAICAN music has influenced the African artiste for many years. Recently, a number of dancehall/reggae acts have journeyed to the 'Motherland' to meet increased demand for live performances.


Related Topix: Rita Marley, Cote d'Ivoire, World News, Bob Marley

Matisyahu announces new album

Akeda, the fifth studio album from Grammy-nominated artist Matisyahu will be released June 2nd via 100% Records.


Related Topix: Matisyahu, Recreational Vehicle, Award