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Issue 1084

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Kabaka Pyramid: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17 @bluesandsoul.com Randy Valentine: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17 @bluesandsoul.com Marla Brown: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17 @bluesandsoul.com Kabaka Pyramid: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Kabaka Pyramid + Randy Valentine + Marla Brown: o2 Academy in Islington, London 22/6/17

If you haven't yet heard any Kabaka Pyramid music, you really should. With Chronixx and Protoje among the reggae revival artists currently riding high, these are good times to be a reggae fan...

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Ziggy Marley - Jamaica House: Indigo2 at the o2, London 11/8/17 @bluesandsoul.com Protoje - Jamaica House: Indigo2 at the o2, London 13/8/17 @bluesandsoul.com Freddie McGregor - Jamaica House: Indigo2 at the o2, London 5/8/17 @bluesandsoul.com Luciano - Jamaica House: Indigo2 at the o2, London 5/8/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Jamaica House: Freddie McGregor, Steel Pulse, Ziggy Marley, Protoje, Luciano... Indigo2 5-13/8/17

To mark Jamaica's 55th year of independence, a series of concerts were announced in London, featuring some of the country's finest artists, plus acts inspired by the island's music scene...

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Toots & the Maytals: Barbican Centre, London 28/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com Toots & the Maytals: Barbican Centre, London 28/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com Toots & the Maytals: Barbican Centre, London 28/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com Toots & the Maytals: Barbican Centre, London 28/7/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Toots & the Maytals: Barbican Centre, London 28/7/17

Bob Marley & The Wailers may have hit the heights of commercial success, but Toots Hibbert and co were never far behind, and they continue to be relevant to this day...

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Protoje: Shepherds Bush Empire, London 12/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com Protoje: Shepherds Bush Empire, London 12/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com Protoje: Shepherds Bush Empire, London 12/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com Protoje: Shepherds Bush Empire, London 12/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Protoje & The Indiggnation + Sevanna: Shepherds Bush Empire, London 12/5/17

Reggae shows in London are always well-attended affairs, and it was little surprise that when Protoje stepped onstage he was faced with a full crowd at Shepherds Bush Empire...

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Chronixx: Brixton Academy, London 28/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com Chronixx: Brixton Academy, London 28/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com Chronixx: Brixton Academy, London 28/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com Chronixx: Brixton Academy, London 28/5/17 @bluesandsoul.com

Chronixx: Brixton Academy, London 28/5/17

I've been going to shows at Brixton Academy for years, and I've never seen queues as long as they were when Chronixx came to town to complete the UK leg of his world tour...

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Josh David Barrett - The Wailers: Indigo at the O2, London 24/3/17 @bluesandsoul.com Josh David Barrett - The Wailers: Indigo at the O2, London 24/3/17 @bluesandsoul.com The Wailers: Indigo at the O2, London 24/3/17 @bluesandsoul.com Josh David Barrett - The Wailers: Indigo at the O2, London 24/3/17 @bluesandsoul.com

The Wailers: Indigo at the O2, London 24/3/17

Nearly 36 years may have passed since his passing, but Marley is still big business and fitting The Wailers' extensive back catalogue into two hours is an incredibly difficult task...

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Bearded Theory Festival: Catton Hall, Derbyshire 26-29/5/16

What links Lord Byron, Napoleon, Johnny Rotten, Black Uhuru and Wilko Johnson? Would make a great question for Mastermind or Eggheads, eh? The answer is………read on to find out!!!!

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London Afrobeat Collective: Tantrums, Brixton East, London 24/03/2016

The emphasis is still on capturing the spirit of the 1970s Nigerian music an era that clearly inspires them and tonight saw the band deliver a well drilled set...

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Nitin Sawhney: Heaven, London 17/11/15

Depending on how and when you listen, the same Nitin Sawhney song can freak you out, fill you with remorse, or send you into a deep sense of euphoria,suffice to say his top cuts do it all at once.

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Finley Quaye + Alexia Coley: The Jazz Cafe London 27/08/2015

In the mid to late �90�s Finley Quaye gave high energy, spiced up reggae to the hordes as Britpop was debating the scene, Quaye�s laid-back approach and his trademark vocal pricked up the ears of the music industry...

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