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  1. Pressure Drop at Paul Hastings: E-Discovery Expert Has Reggae PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | American Lawyer

    Thomas Barnett, an electronic discovery expert who joined Paul Hastings as special counsel last year, once led a very different life as a professional saxophone player. At the peak of his musical career, Barnett toured with reggae band Toots and the Maytals, before heading on to law school.

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  2. Heritage Hump Day - Kongo Shock, "Spy Vs. Spy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Phoenix New Times

    Every Wednesday is Heritage Hump Day! That's because every Wednesday from now to the end of the year or before someone really big stops us, Heritage Hump Records and New Times will be bringing you a limited edition collector's item of a much beloved Phoenix band that walked the scorched earth of Arizona before the year 2000 A.D. We will honor that band with a commemorative digital single that you, the digital public, will have only seven days to download to your computers and smart phones before this single gets marked up to an exorbitant price as determined by the mp3 collector community. When that happens, a new Heritage Hump subject will be chosen and the free-for-a-limited-time-only cycle begins anew.

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  3. Toots & The MaytalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Toots and the Maytals , originally called The Maytals, are a Jamaican musical group and one of the best known ska and rock steady vocal groups. A tag is a way to search for this diary.

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  4. Gov't Mule: Dub Side of the MuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | All About Jazz

    If there are any groups out there who have, for their 20th anniversary, celebrated with a year-long series of as many live releases as Gov't Mule , they'd be a challenge to find. It's only April 2015 and, so far, the group-beginning as a side project for then- and bassist Allen Woody, and which has since taken on a serious life all its own-has released two multi-disc sets, each demonstrating a different side of a group long associated with the Southern roots rock jam band scene but which is clearly far, far broader.

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  5. Gov't MuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | 94.3 WSC

    ... it includes a 45-minute set of reggae songs with special guest, reggae legend Toots Hibbert (founder of Toots & The Maytals). This will also be available in three configurations including a standard version (1-CD), a deluxe version (3-CD set of the ...

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  6. Chalice in the Palace keeps the reggae vibes aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | OnMilwaukee

    For more than a decade, Milwaukee's Chalice in the Palace DJs Eltronix, Avets, Selector Max, and Ric Vespa has breathed life into the city's wanting reggae music scene with regular record spins featuring a wide variety of Jamaican sounds at area clubs. We caught up with Selecter Max, aka Max David Knowlton-Sachner to ask about the record spins, the music that best moves the Milwaukee faithful and the state of the Jamaican music scene in Brew City.

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  7. Gov't Mule & Toots Hibbert Share A Reggae Radiohead CoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Stereogum

    ... Allman Brothers sidemen, played an all-reggae show at New York's Beacon Theatre. The reggae legend and Toots & The Maytals frontman Toots Hibbert sat in. The band is about to release a live recording of that show under the title Dub Side Of The Mule ...

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  8. I Octane, Macka for 02 gigRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Nails, Bob Dylan, and Sex Pistols have plied their trade at the 'academy'. Reggae acts Marcia Griffiths, Toots & the Maytals, Sizzla Kalonji and Damian Marley are also 'alumni of the academy'. In fact, the latter two have recorded live albums at the ...

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  9. Chronixx rocks PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    ... after her stint. Chronixx showed respect to the reggae greats with a medley from the catalogues of Toots & The Maytals and Bob Marley. He went on to his popular Smile Jamaica, Capture Land, and Here Comes Trouble. The headliner's set was mixed with ...

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  10. Picks of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... album with four traditional zydeco songs and cover versions of tunes by Bob Dylan , Grateful Dead and Toots & The Maytals . Look for Simien to heat things up when he comes to town this week for The College of Saint Rose 's NOLA Fest . 7:30 p.m. ...

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  11. Gov't MuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Q104.5

    ... it includes a 45-minute set of reggae songs with special guest, reggae legend Toots Hibbert (founder of Toots & The Maytals). This will also be available in three configurations including a standard version (1-CD), a deluxe version (3-CD set of the ...

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  12. What's Happening?: Concert Association will present Mo'Mungus Sunday at CCHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    Courtesy Photo Mo' Mungus will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Canon City High School Auditorium, 1313 College Ave. The concert is presented by the Fremont County Community Concert Association. The Fremont County Community Concert Association will present Mo' Mungus at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Canon City High School Auditorium at 1313 College Ave. This Colorado Springs based group has been exciting audiences along the Front Range by introducing them to Jamaican-style "Rocksteady" music.

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  13. EdwardAlice step up for a Friday date at Royston folk sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Crow

    What's in a name? Folk/pop four-piece EdwardAlice aren't the ones to ask - none of their members are likely to answer to either appelation. There's a Tom, an Olivia, a Christian and a Katherine in the line-up, and you'll be able to catch them at Royston Folk Club on Friday night.

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  14. Bob Dylan Clarifies MusiCares Speech Comments About Merle Haggard; Praises Springsteen PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Bob Dylan made instant history while being honored as the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year on Friday, February 6, when he delivered a 30-minute speech in which he dished out thanks to his supporters while wagging a finger at those who criticized him over the years. Following the event, which also included an all-star tribute concert, Dylan sat down for a Q&A with veteran music writer Bill Flanagan in which he expanded on and clarified some of his remarks in his speech.

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  15. Reggae powerhouse Mosaic Foundation plays DocksiderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... He'd kind of a bigger-than-life personality." Mosaic Foundation has opened for such major roots stars as Toots & the Maytals and the Skatalites. They've become a staple at the Great Blue Heron Music Festival, and they don't slack with writing. ...

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  16. Of mice, Malawian men and melodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    American producer Ian Brennan has worked with Green Day and Kris Kristofferson but his latest project, who play Womad here in March, roast mice by the roadside to earn a living and play homemade instruments. By Grant Smithies .

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  17. State Farm Not On Hook For Toots Concert InjuryRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    ... a federal judge ruled. Hibbirt, whose given name is Frederick, is the leader of the reggae and ska band Toots & the Maytals. He was seriously injured while performing at the Dominion Riverrock Festival on May 18, 2013, when an inebriated ...

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  18. Rapid rise for Huddersfield reggae-hip hop collective Byron Street SocialRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | IcChuddersfield

    The seven piece had only been together a matter of weeks when they launched their live career at one of the region's biggest venues - Holmfirth Picturedrome. The novice band were signed up to warm the crowd for reggae legends, Toots and the Maytals, despite having no recordings and no gig history.

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  19. Jools Holland, at a jazz performance by Stephanie Trick at the Tron...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Northern Echo

    Sirens Of Song, the new album from Jools Holland & his Rhythm And Blues Orchestra, is out now. What's On chats to Jools about being on the road, powerful women, and his hopes for another album Well it's become an annual event really, touring the UK around now, but we're on tour somewhere or other all the time.

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  20. Demarco entertains audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    DESPITE the low turnout, almost two-hour late start, and technical glitches, dancehall artiste Demarco delivered a tight set at Usain Bolt's Tracks and Records on Tuesday night. Demarco, whose given name is Collin Edwards, told the Jamaica Observer that a reggae album is in the works for May next year.

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