desmond is a Roots Reggae Christian Singer & Songwriter

desmond is a Roots Reggae Christian Singer & Songwriter

Christian Reggae desmond is a roots reggae singer/songwriter but he is not a Rasta; he is a Christian. He does not wear dreadlocks. He does not smoke weed or anything else. He is not homophobic. His last name is not Marley. In fact, he is not even sure who is father is, which is why he is just desmond. He…

Annual Reggae Festival Brings International Acts to the Desert

Annual Reggae Festival Brings International Acts to the Desert

Reggae in the Desert, one of the most successful music festivals in southern Nevada, is returning to the Clark County Ampitheater for its 12th year. The two-day music festival will take place on June 15 and June 16. The 2013 festival continues its years of impressive lineups with notable names like Steel Pulse, Luciano, Capleton Marcia Griffiths, The Green…

Inland Empire Reggae Festival Announces Artist Lineup

Inland Empire Reggae Festival Announces Artist Lineup

Presented by Rock Honda and produced by Garrett Management Group in collaboration with Jaggae productions, the Inland Empire Reggae Festival (IERF), is returning to the National Orange Show Events Center Lagoon for its third year. The festival’s lineup includes bassist Fully Fullwood, world-renown cultural DJs Brigadier Jerry and Ranking Joe, Hawaii Native Marty Dread, special…

General Smiley, One of the First Dual-Toasters on the Jamaican Scene.

General Smiley, One of the First Dual-Toasters on the Jamaican Scene.

General Smiley began his career in the late 70s at Studio One under the direction of the late Sir Coxsone Dodd. The Duo Papa Michigan and General Smiley recorded their first number 1 hit Rub A Dub Style , followed by the equally popular Nice Up The Dance. The duo then recorded at Tuff Gong…

Khalilah Rose introducing….Jamaica’s Leading Rasta Rootical Empress….

Khalilah Rose introducing….Jamaica’s Leading Rasta Rootical Empress….

With wisdom in her lyrics and feeling in her Jah blessed voice, Khalilah Rose has spent the last 10 months entrenching herself in the upper echelons of the reggae  And on her debut album—Zion’s Lullaby,her words have never sounded so powerful and truthful,her voice never so demanding…seconds on every song will have you thinking about a revolution…

Iration, A Roots Reggae Band Composed by the Zamorano Brothers

Iration, A Roots Reggae Band Composed by the Zamorano Brothers

This particular roots reggae group was born out of many travels, three brothers who along with their family left Chile in October of 1973 during a military coup d’ etat. They arrived on the Caribbean island of Montserrat in November after passing through Caracas, Venezuela. Growing up as youths they met and learned from many…

Iron Lion Production Brings New Orleans Reggae Culture to the Forefront of the International Reggae Scene

Iron Lion Production Brings New Orleans Reggae Culture to the Forefront of the International Reggae Scene

Iron Lion Productions was established in 2006 in New Orleans, by Mr. Sean M. Joseph (CEO) and Mr. Leighton Comrie. Its mission is to bring New Orleans Reggae culture to the forefront of the International Reggae scene by showcasing our unique and diverse singers and players of instruments, Selectors, Graphic Artists, Culture vendors, etc.. through…