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Brukout is Jamaican Patois for a moment of pure energy and excitement, for brash, unlimited and exuberant behavior. And that's just what we want to do with this new initiative: no limits, no rules, pure fun! Everything is possible..
Upcoming events!Events you missed!

Upcoming events!

New Events TBA Soon

With partners such as JH De Vonk in Geel, M-Town Reggae in Maastricht and Cafe The Zen in Amsterdam to name only three, REGGAE GEEL BRUKOUT! organizes regular events where non-professional bands and sound systems get a chance to present themselves. But there is more. Besides a small fee for all performing artists, acts playing at these events might be selected for a soundsystem set or performance at the Reggae Geel festival. Check back here soon!

Events you missed!

Roots & Culture: Two Soundsystems – One Live Set!

After having supported previous Roots & Culture dances, Reggae Geel Brukout teams up once again with the promoters of the regular Roots & Culture events. Their next event @ Zappa brings you two soundsystems from Bruges, Belgium plus a live set by Wise Rockers from France.

Unity 2020

For several years now, UNITY has been known as the annual reggae and double event that connects live concerts with sound system sets and at the same time stands for the connection between the audience and artists and vice versa. For the 2020 edition, however, we wanted to go one step further by also going for true fraternization on stage with Tippa Irie & Friends.

Joggo @ Zen Unplugged

Cafe The Zen & Reggae Geel Brukout are proud to present Zen Unplugged: a series of intimate acoustic sessions. For the fifth edition we’ve invited Amsterdam-based Joggo, who emerged in 2008 with his mixtape “Beware” and since then has released some noteworthy singles and albums. Sounds for this event by Hailes Bless.

Roots Lab Presents: Keety Roots & Donovan Kingjay

Reggae Geel Brukout’s collab with Giraffe Soundsystem outta Turnhout, Belgium has given birth to a brand new concept in town called ‘Roots Lab Presents…’. For their first event they invited two roots warriors from the UK, Keety Roots & Donovan Kingjay. Cheap drinks! Come early, leave late! Vibes Vibes Vibes!

Roots & Culture – Coronation Dance

Reggae Geel Brukout has previously supported the promoters of the regular Roots & Culture events and now they do it again for the next Rootical dance. This event @ Zappa features Bloodhound Soundsystem, Ashanti Selah & Junior Roy.

I-Taweh @ Zen Unplugged

Cafe The Zen & Reggae Geel Brukout are proud to present Zen Unplugged: a series of intimate acoustic sessions. For the fourth edition we’ve invited I-Taweh, who performed for many years as vocalist and musician for the Mystic Revelation of Rastafari (MRR). Sounds for this event by Ralph Selecta.

Nkulee Dube @ Zen Unplugged

Cafe The Zen & Reggae Geel Brukout are proud to present Zen Unplugged: a series of intimate acoustic sessions. For the third edition we’ve invited the extremely talented Nkulee Dub, daughter of the late reggae music sensation and maestro Lucky Dube. Sounds for this event by Ralph Selecta.

Duane Stephenson & Jah Lil

Reggae Geel Brukout & BIG YOUTHS going strong together! Their first collaboration brings two Jamaican artists to the Belgian coastal city of Ostend for a FREE CONCERT!!!! as part of the Sunset Sessions. Sounds for this event by East-End-Rock.

Roots Village | Sunday Session #1

Reggae Geel Brukout, Roots & Culture and Medical Dub are really happy to announce their first upcoming event: Roots Village! From 13:00 till midnight visitors are treated to various activities including Music & Sound Systems; Live Art & Exhibition; Artisanal Market & Vinyl Shops; and Food & Drinks.

The Skatalites & Freddy Loco and The Gordo’s Ska Band

Reggae Geel Brukout in collaboration with Jeugdhuis De Vonk presents a memorable Ska night at the skankiest youth club in Belgium. Live on stage: The Skatalites & Freddy Loco and The Gordo’s Ska Band. Sounds provided by Roots Dynamite and Soulboys vs Rudeboys.

Miriam Simone @ Zen Unplugged

Cafe The Zen & Reggae Geel Brukout are proud to present Zen Unplugged: a series of intimate acoustic sessions. For the second edition we’ve invited soulful reggae singer from Surinam Miriam Simone aka Empress A Shem. Sounds for this event by Ralph Selecta.

No More Borders

Reggae Geel Brukout Kavka-Zappa, Jah Heavy Load, Roots & Culture, and Music Got Soul are joining forces to organize an event for the benefit of Vluchtelingenwerk Vlaanderen.

REGGAE GEEL BRUKOUT!

Brukout is Jamaican Patois for a moment of pure energy and excitement, for brash, unlimited and exuberant behavior. And that’s just what we want to do with this new initiative: no limits, no rules, pure fun! Everything is possible. Ska, Rocksteady, Reggae, Dub and Dancehall. Live bands, track shows, sound systems. But also visual arts, poetry, spoken-word, stand-up comedy, workshops, film, theater, storytelling,… as long as there’s a clear link with the most beautiful island in the world: Jamaica.

Partners

With partners such as JH De Vonk in Geel and M-Town Reggae in Maastricht to name only two, REGGAE GEEL BRUKOUT! organizes regular events where non-professional bands and sound systems get a chance to present themselves. But there is more. Besides a small fee for all performing artists, acts playing at these events might be selected for a soundsystem set or performance at The Yard Stage at Reggae Geel festival.

Events

Since its start in 2016, REGGAE GEEL BRUKOUT! events have featured the names of Chainska Brassika, No-Maddz, Masego Sound System feat. Nish Wadada, Unlisted fanatic ls Moonshine Horns &Saimn-I, Asfaw Sound System, Macca Tree, Pastis, Dukes of Skazzard, and DJ Big-Tone.