Yoga with Sheryl McGourty of Yoga Durango will open the day's festivities with a guided yoga session [ bring your mats]!
providing LIVE Nyahbinghi and Kirtan chant support to Sheryl's yoga class. In addition he will guide students into meditation, pranayama (conscious breathing) and the chanting of mantras (sacred sounds to create desired results)
Hailing from Telluride, Colorado, Niceness is rooted in the traditional sounds of island reggae; seamlessly integrating elements of soul, funk, latin and hip-hop while staying true to their authentic reggae vibes. Their lyrics embody a conscious message rarely found in this day and age, centrally focused on love, personal responsibility, interdependence, and sustainability.
Harry Mo's musical journey began in his youthful days at elementary school in Dominica.
While stationed in Germany soon after the Berlin Wall came down, Mo met a Jamaican fellow soldier who turned him on to Reggae music fulltime. The two transferred to Colorado Springs, CO where a reggae scene suddenly happened. Not long after Harry Mo formed the band "Mountain Reggae" which became one of the top bands in the Rocky Mountain region. Harry Mo later joined roots rock reggae band "Boom Shaka", and toured throughout the US and worldwide, to far away locales like Brazil, Hong Kong and Ethiopia.
Jamaican reggae singer Robert Minott has created waves with chart topping singles such as Right Man Fi Yuh and a cover of Sixto Rodriquez’ Silver Words . Now he is back with another original hit single aptly titled ‘man a star’
Robert Minott is a well known Jamaican recording artiste/songwriter/producer and promoter. He was Born and raised in St. Andrew, Jamaica, As a recording artiste, he has performed alongside some of the greatest reggae artist including Burning Spear, Shaggy, Maxi Priest and Ziggy Marley.
IDIGINIS is a Texas Roots Reggae Band based in Houston and our style of music is a mix of roots, rock , rhythm and blues, soul and dub. IDIGINIS has shared the stage with a wide variety of super stars. In 2014 the band released a self titled debut EP , featuring the first single "Jah Kingdom Come". which was mastered at the legendary Lion & Fox Studios in Washington D.C.
Purely Ska! Under the influences of Sausage Car, Minefield, Habitat for a Manatee, The German in Me, Hey Look Over There, Knifey Spoony, The White Squares, Bumsicle, The Desparate Breakfasts, Jack in the Pulpit, Stoneroot, Buttsaw, The Dirty Constables, Catch a Pig, Japanese Toilet.
FOUNDED IN 2006 ! RIDDIM PUSHER & DJ SELEKTA REMEDY WILL PLAY BETWEEN BANDS.
"MORE THAN ROOTS , MORE THAN DIGITAL , HOUSE OF CRUCIAL ."
LOCAL & OUTERGALACTIC PURVEYOR OF DELECTABLE BEATS AND GROOVES. DJ CODE STAR WILL PLAY BETWEEN BANDS.
"I WANT TO HELP MANIFEST OUR REALITY INTO THE GREATEST PARADISE WE CAN IMAGINE!"
Ska Brewery will be selling their famous brews in abundance!
Wines & spirits provided by a local distiller / vinter.
Festival and Band merchandise will be available , and other local artisan crafts.
8:00 PM Big Youth
7:00 PM Robert Minott
5:30 PM Harry Mo
4:15 PM Niceness
3:00 PM Idiginis
1:45 PM Afrobeatniks
12:30 PM Grassy Dread
11:15 AM Ragwater
10:00 AM Buster's Ghost
8:45 AM Yoga & Kirtan drumming
S C R E A M I N G T A R G E T
S U N S H I N E - N I C E N E S S
The Afrobeatniks draw their inspiration from the source: the music of Africa. The ancient rhythms that have traveled through time and space have now morphed into the grooves and melodies of the Afrobeatniks
Buckley Park, 1200 Main Ave, Durango, Colorado 81301, United States