Entries tagged: Reggae


Ras Alan & The Lions (Friday, April 11th, 6:30pm)

03.31.2014 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Ras Alan & The Lions live at Highland Brewing CompanyEqual parts Doc Watson and Bob Marley, The Carter Family and Burning Spear, RAS ALAN has been blending old time Appalachian music with reggae rhythms and Rastafari spirit for over 20 years. His self-styled “reggabilly”, hundreds of radio, festival and music hall performances and 5 full length albums have won Ras Alan wide acclaim. He has played Jamaica numerous times, with his band, THE LIONS, with local Jamaican mento and reggae stars and as a solo artist. Ras Alan performed in the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington, DC, the Dogwood Festival in Atlanta, GA, Reggae...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, April 11th, 2014, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
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Common Foundation (Friday, December 27th, 4:00pm)

12.10.2013 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Common Foundation

Common Foundation hails from the beautiful Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina, in the culturally diverse epicenter for new and intriguing talent known as Asheville. Their live performance is dynamic and inviting, which is reflected in how well they connect with their audience. At the core of Common Foundation's identity is their passion for relating to their fans through mindful and carefully written music. The result reveals catchy melodies, commonality in the lyrics, danceable rhythms and a live show crafted for the enjoyment of the crowd.

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Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Friday, December 27th, 2013, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
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Spred the Dub - Grits-n-Gravy Tour (Saturday, August 10th, 6:00pm)

07.17.2013 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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Formed in 2007, Spred The Dub has been keeping crowds dancing all over South Florida with their own brand of "Good Time Reggae" music - infusing elements of soul, funk and r&b with a foundation of rocksteady, ska and roots reggae to create sonic landscapes and massive drum & bass riddems. They have been hard at work making a name for themselves, playing stages all over the state…from local beach bars to club venues, opening for national touring acts like Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, The Aggrolites, Passafire, The Movement and reggae legends like The Skatalites, Eek-A-Mouse,...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Saturday, August 10th, 2013, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Island to Highland Reggae Fest (Saturday, July 6th, 6:00pm)

06.20.2013 Grant DaSantos 0 Comments
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ISLAND TO HIGHLAND REGGAE FEST
Saturday, July 6th

 People are encouraged to bring lawn chairs

No Pets, please!

Come on out for the inaugural "ISLAND TO HIGHLAND REGGAE FEST" in Highland Brewing Company's "Meadow"

Tickets: $5adv / $8day of
Doors open at 5:00pm, Live Music is 6-11pm

Kids ages 11 and under get in for free smile


                               Band Set Times:

6:00-7:00_RAS ALAN'S APPALACHIAN REGGAE TRIO

7:10-8:40_CHALWA

9:00-11:00_THE RESOLVERS

What to know:
-This is an outdoor festival
-We ask that you bring your own lawn chairs......

Location:Highland Brewing's Meadow
When: Saturday, July 6th, 2013, 6:00pm - 11:00pm
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Biggz General, RedLyte and ARTIKaL (Thursday, January 17th, 7:00pm)

12.27.2012 Drew Stevenson 0 Comments
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“The Greater things in life that you learn are never taught to you. It’s just the questions & Remarks that spark the greater thought in you”. Words from the next generation. BIGGZ GENERAL, Grandson of the HON. Robert Nesta Marley, is a thriving force amongst peers and positive voice for his generation. With inspirational lyrics and a Militant outlook On life, this soldier in Jah Army is on a mission to seek the truth, uphold the teaching of The King and promote oneness amongst his people.

“Youth don’t go astray, pre better days, steadfast on your feet aint got time to play dada...

Location:Highland Brewing Tasting Room
When: Thursday, January 17th, 2013, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
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