THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR BANDS FOR ENTERTAINING OUR GUESTS IN 2017! ALL OF YOU WERE AMAZING!
Based in San Diego, rock/reggae band Tribal Seeds come at their music from a different angle, more influenced by bands like Steel Pulse and Aswad than the common touchstone of Sublime. Formed in 2005 by the Jacobo brothers, singer Steven and producer Tony Ray, the group issued its debut album, Youth Rebellion ,that same year. The album was the first of many to be released on the group's own label, including a self-titled album in 2008 plus The Harvest from 2009. The Soundwaves EP followed in 2011, while 2014's Representing cracked the Billboard 200 albums chart. The album featured guest appearances from Don Carlos, Mykal Rose, and Midnite's Vaughn Benjamin. In March 2017, Tribal Seeds won the San Diego Music Award for Artist of the Year. A new single followed, entitled “RudeGirl” which debuted among iTunes Ho Singles in the Reggae genre. The band is currently recording their fifth full length album, schedule for release in early 2018.
PATO BANTON AND THE NOW GENERATION
Pato Banton concert is an event not to be missed and an experience not to be forgotten! Positive Vibrations abound with a beat to keep you on your dancing feet, while Pato delivers a message that is food for the mind and soul. Many have considered his charismatic performance as live theatre where no show is alike and audience members become participants in the experience. Pato dialogues with the crowd on a range of topics including current day events and spiritual freedom while keeping the vibes upbeat and fun!
SOL SEED-EUGENE OREGON
Music created with the intention of spreading unconditional love, universal acceptance, and an urge to reach across social, spiritual, and cultural boundaries. Sol Seed brings a distinct sound combining elements of Rock, Hip Hop, Soul, World Music and Psychedelic Jam with a Reggae foundation to form a positive musical fusion that is uniquely their own. With thought-provoking lyrics, infectious grooves and high-energy live performances, Sol Seed creates an unforgettable live-music experience for people of all ages to enjoy. Since transplanting to Eugene from Southern Oregon several years ago Sol Seed has rapidly gained momentum and created a diverse and loyal fan base in the North West and beyond.
Started in early 2008 in the Sacramento area with brothers Travis Olmos (Drums/Vocals) and Zach Olmos (Guitar/Vocals) and later added Alex Giranis (Bass) and Brett Duewel (Keys). The band has quickly become one of Northern California's premier reggae and reggae cover bands featuring over 4 hours of songs by the likes of Bob Marley, Sublime, UB40, Gregory Issacs, and many more! SC brings a solid foundation of reggae blended with touches of roots, rock, and dub. The guys have had the chance to share the stage with some of reggae music's biggest stars including The Green, Inner Circle, J. Boog, Katchafire, Israel Vibration, Rebelution, Tribal Seeds, and Don Carlos. In 2012 their hit EP "Blue Dream" was featured in the new and noteworthy section of iTunes. Simple Creation released their 2nd full-length, self-recorded album "Reign On The Mountain Top" April 2016 and are currently in the studio working on their 3rd album "Golden Roots" expected late 2017. Check out our upcoming events page to catch a performance near you!
Emerging from a nearly two year hiatus, Miller Creek is back and better than ever! Founders of the Montana jam rock scene, Miller Creek was formed in 2002 and has performed all across the Pacific Northwest, delivering a unique performance each and every show. With back to back Zoo Music Awards for Best Psychedelic/Jam Band in 2013 & 2014, Miller Creek has proven their spot in the Montana music scene.
The band consists of Thomas Massie (bass/vocals), Mike Simmons (guitar/vocals), Ryan “Shmedly” Maynes (keys/vocals), Paul Jones (drums) and Tom Ritzman (percussion/vocals). The influence of bands like Phish, Led Zeppelin, and Pink Floyd becomes apparent in both their live shows and studio albums. The only founding member not still in the band, Blake Reese, died in 2008 and continues to be a huge inspiration for Miller Creek today.
“We must remain on our toes, keep moving forward, and keep writing. That’s what makes us happy… satisfaction though exploration and learning everything we can. That’s what drives us.” -Mike Simmons
Sista Otis is a good god all mighty force of nature! A Songwriting/Soul Singing Prophetess of Rock N' Roll, highly acclaimed by the critics, with a wall full of awards. Armed to the teeth with an All Star cast of internationally renowned monster musicians backing our songstress, whose voice is pumping out 100% proof soul-shine so warm and good, it'll make you throw your hands up and shout! Her headline achievements and record sales got their attention but her talent, stage charisma and socially conscious songs captured their hearts. Sista Otis cut her teeth as a traveling street kid musician, writing and performing her own songs for pocket change, to become a national touring artist. Now having sold over 100,000 songs and downloads, she is an international recording artist. Opening for such acts as Zac Brown Band, Blues Traveler, Fishbone, Bitch and Animal and festival headliners, Wilco, R.E.M, Kings Of Leon and many more.
Humbolt Draw is a hard rock band from Seattle,WA. Performing for the past 25 years headlining shows at Howling wolf amphitheater, Red Rock state park in Gallup,NM. and the Ballard Fire House. They've shared stages with Bonham, Faster Pussy Cat, Jake E Lee and many more . Humbolt Draw has independently released three full length albums, one of them for Raiden Records.
Over the past year Aloha Radio has evolved into one of Southern California’s most promising up and coming acts. Finding a home in the local reggae scene, Aloha Radio has created an alluring blend of indie-rock and reggae that encompasses all things West Coast. Aloha Radio's latest single, “Break the Ceiling”, is an undeniably contagious anthem that foreshadows what is to come in the progression of their sound.
Formed in Orange County, CA by front woman Lauren Mulderrig, the four piece's latest achievements include sold out shows with Tribal Seeds, Performing at One Love Cali Festival, multiple San Diego TV appearances and the announcement of a fall tour with Pepper.
The band is set to release a new full length album, "Golden State of Mind," June 23rd, 2017.
Hailing from the Flathead Valley in North West Montana, MT Souls [pronounced empty sols], is a high energy, positive focus Hip-Hop group with fast paced intelligent emcee stylings, and all original beats. Innovative and intellectual hip hop ripe with soul throughout!
Living cells contain thousands of enzymes. Enzymes creates music for those cells...Grown and cultivated for over a decade, Dylan Valley, aka ENZYMES, began with two turntables and a stack of records high in the mountains of Montana. Like seeds, the records sprouted mixed breaks and parties bloomed to the production of ENZYMES' original compositions. The growth led ENZYMES to be an
originator of a critically accomplished hip hop group, (Inhumans) in 2004; while simultaneously establishing ENZYMES' name in the local electronic scene through dozens of collaborative efforts with various producers, emcees and musicians. In 2009, ENZYMES transplanted to Portland Oregon and continued as a solo
artist, producing self-released albums, digging through music, blowing up parties, music festivals and other venues in the northwest.