Purple Hatters Ball Countdown: DUBCONSCIOUS
Whether opening for Michael Franti and Spearhead, Galactic, Burning Spear, Steel Pulse, Ziggy Marley, JJ Grey & Mofro, or Sound Tribe Sector Nine, or hosting an evening with, DubConscious has developed their Southeastern roots into an inspired musical style. DubConscious has energized audiences nationally at festivals including Bonnaroo, Reggae On the Rocks, 10,000 Lakes Festival, Wakarusa, Langerado, Echo Project, High Sierra, and Joshua Tree Music Festival. They have been spotlighted in a variety of media including BobMarley.com, JamBase, XM radio, NPR, MTV.com and have been awarded Athens, GA’s esteemed Flagpole Music Award for “Best World Music” in 2005, 2006, and 2007. To help ensure their indelible mark on social, conscious, and musical evolution, DubConscious often invites like-minded organizations to host information tables at their live performances. DubConscious’ genuinely inspiring live atmosphere, coupled with their studio recordings, successfully harness the energy and powerful nature of the genres they exemplify.
DubConscious will be bringing their Reggae vibes to the Suwannee on Saturday. In a world where the word “Dub” is almost always put with “step” be sure to see them and their unique blend of music! You can check listen to and purchase full albums on Bandcamp if you’ve never heard of them before. Or for your convenience, we’ve posted some tunes below for your enjoyment.