Roots & Culture - Two Soundsystems - One Live Set! (CANCELLED DUE TO CORONA VIRUS)April 18, 2020- Zappa, Antwerp, Belgium.
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. With the support of Reggae Geel Brukout we promote & bring you Conscious Music for 11 years now!
Shikoba Soundsystem (Bruges, Belgium)
Sjamanic Soundsystem (Bruges, Belgium)
Wise Rockers (Lille, France)
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ROOTS & CULTURE – TWO SOUNDSYSTEMS – ONE LIVE SET! : Shikoba Soundsystem, Sjamanic Soundsystem, Wise Rockers
When: April 18, 2020 | Where: Zappa, August Leyweg 6, Antwerp, Belgium | Doors: 21:00 | End: 05:00 | Tickets: €10
Shikoba Soundsystem – Bruges, Belgium
Shikoba Soundsystem is a Bruges based crew, running since 2017. They aim to spread the message of love, respect and togetherness through reggae and dub music, in a soundsystem style and fashion.
Shikoba means “I do good so I am good, and therefore I exist for you”. With this philosophy they try to create a healthy environment for the mind and body for all the people attending the session.
The last 2 years they linked up with sounds, crews and producers like Jah Works, Jah Free, Crucial Alphonso, Echo Vault, Unlisted Fanatic, Gamma Sound, Wise Rockers, Roots Workers Soundsystem, Mbegu Soundsystem, Sjamanic Soundsystem, Roots Explosion Soundsystem, Dub Up HiFi, Youth & Truth, Kingstep Soundsystem, Asfaw Soundsystem and many more. Expect deep roots music covering the whole spectrum, from foundation till nowadays Dub from the highest regions.
Sjamanic Soundsystem – Bruges, Belgium
Sjamanic Soundsystem – The Dub Magicians -, founded in 2016 with one goal in mind: “Teach the youths about the real truths and help create a better reality for tomorrow.”
This roots rebel sound has a heavy focus on uplifting roots music with lyrical guidance. As music and dance are the oldest shamanic rituals, they try to create a vibe in which growth and healing are implicitly present trough the means of word, sound & power In the past years, they have hosted plenty of sessions and sound meetings and have completed the ranks with the likes of Dan Imperial (Imperial Sound Army), Forward Fever, Ras Tinny, Mbegu Messenjah Soundsystem, Asfaw Soundsystem, Youth & Truth Soundsystem, Alpha Steppa, The Rootscorner Soundsystem, Satta Soundsystem, Dub-Up HiFi, Shikoba Soundsystem, Terra Soundsystem, Roots Explosion Soundsystem and more.
Wise Rockers – Lille, France
Wise Rockers is a promising duo from Lille who composes and plays out since ten years. Their main inspiration comes from the UK dub pioneers like the Disciples, Dread and Fred or Blood Shanti. Davio and Oulda produce modern and powerful dub music with old skool sounds. Wise Rockers have released two albums ( “Walk in Babylon” on KingDub Records and “Strong Mind” on Steppaddict Records) and four singles on vinyl. They also have worked with/for renowned and established artists such as Chalice Sound System, Agobun Sound System, Salomon heritage or even Weeding Dub. The two friends play a strong set composed strictly of their own homemade productions. Davio’s mixing skills and FX knowledge coupled with Oulda’s conscious and melodic singing deliver a powerful and meditative vibe. Deep Basslines, a tight groove and captivating melodies : Wise Rockers have all the ingredients to make you experience a fresh and intense musical journey. Come inna the Dance and feel the power of Roots Music!
And what’s more…
All tribes welcome for an event of peace & unity, playing and performing good Roots music. So wear your best clothes and shoes to dance the sorrows away.
Vinyl – Arts & Crafts stall – Mama Suzie Jamaican kitchen