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NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!

Posted by I:Sight 
NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 06:19PM
Big Up Portland Massive!! I just recieved word that the Northwest's premier reggae festival is going to be HOT HOT HOT. They just announced the initial lineup. I think this one's going to be huge!
_Iconfused smileyight

North West World Reggae Festival 2006
Pudding River
Woodburn, Oregon

Congos (reunion)
Anthony B
Jr. Reid
Mikey General
KRS-One
Stevie Culture
Igrade (V.I.showcase)
Likkle Hero
Luminous Fog
Instigators
Tosha T

Feel free to announce these arrtists as they are Confirmed for this
years
event

Tickets are on sale now for discounted rate of $60 advance at the
website
www.nwworldreggae.com
riffy
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 06:24PM
ahhhhhhhh..niceness
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 06:39PM
now if they can get KRS_ONE, why can't we......
riffy
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 06:57PM
cause Oregon is better! lol, jus kiddn
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 07:03PM
KRS-One and Anthony B.!!! Come to SNWMF!
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 07:13PM
hopefully i'll be there this year. Peace



Dr. Suess (aka Ras James)
Irie Sounds International
miguel
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 09:27PM
the congos would be a great add to mendo
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 11:16PM
Alright inna my backyard!!!!!!!!!!
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 18, 2006 11:36PM
Are you sure about this? Their website still has "2005" lineup listed and says to check back for this years.
[www.nwworldreggae.com]
This appears to be the right ticket info. it is working it appears:
[www.nwworldreggae.com]
It was the Pudding river last year after it was moved from hornings hideout but this year there is some resistence by the zoning people and city councils because the pudding river borders 2 separate countys and last years show was a bit of a surprise to the locals and many complaints were called in and filed because of sound levels coming from the stage.So we will see what happens. The land owners son rented it out last year when the landowner was away and has told some of the locals he would not have it there again to keep the neighbors happy.
Best of luck to all involved!!
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 12:02AM
yeah, thats gonna be the line-up, with a few more EXCEPTIONAL additions... stay tuned...

and yeah, while the website has not caught up, the problims hav bin ironed out and it will be the same nice Pudding River site...



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blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 03:12AM
This line up is jus plain sick...
Little Hero is great, seen him perform in Ja.
Very sweet live vocalist.!!
Yabby You fan
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 04:28AM
Any specifics on the I-Grade - V.I. showcase? There are many artists coming out of there these days, and any of them will be a nice addition to this festival.

This is a great line-up. I saw KRS-One two years ago and walked away thinking that it was almost scary how much energy the man brought to the table. He makes most hip-hop artists look absolutely silly, the guy is so polished on the mic. I had listened to him from 1988-1993, and it was great to see him live; and now to see him again, this is gonna be nice!

Of course, all the other acts are great. I can't wait to see this festival again! Last year was nice too!

Yabby You fan
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 06:46AM
Hopefully, I Grade will hav Niyo, Abja, Pressure, and possibly Lady Passion... BOOM!!! we will see...



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blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 10:45AM
Only two local artists? Seems kinda thin for the poeple who push the vibes around the area.
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 10:47AM
Also, by world reggae, do you mean world and reggae or reggae from around the world?
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 11:30AM
bun, not sure about other "world" music at this years fest. the locals named are NOT the only ones on the list... I am quite sure that this is not the final, end-all lineup... there will be more names added still...



Post Edited (03-19-06 13:38)

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blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
Yabby You fan
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 02:40PM
Yeah, the post states that it's the "inital" lineup," so this is not final by any means. I'm sure there are more artists in the works. Last year, they kept adding acts and I was loving it! They had at least double the number of artists last year, and I expect this years to be roughly the same...

Ras Danny, those 4 V.I. artists you mentioned would be nice! Perhaps they will sqeeze in Iba, Ras Attitude, Batch, and/or others to the mix!

Yabby You fan
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 04:51PM
Who gonna trek up from Cali? Enjoy the beautiful NW!
_isaac
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 05:18PM
When is this supposed to take place?
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 05:33PM
July 21,22,23 2006
GLOBAL COVENTIONS LLC PRESENTS
2006 NORTHWEST WORLD REGGAE FESTIVAL
Yes beautiful weather and no humidity to speak of. At the fest. last year these were the temps:
High Temperature:80°F/26 °C
Low-Temperature:59°F/15°C
July Average Temperatures:
High-82f/28c Low-51f/10c
Also there is much room to strech out and relax camping. And bielieve it or not the sun sets behind the audience not behind the stage.

From the website:
Welcome back to our site. We are still in the planning stages for this year's festival. Stay tuned for the where and who.
Vendors and bands should contact Doug at 503-288-1310 or doug@nwworldreggae.com
We thank everyone for a great family experience of one love community, peace, music and organic living last year. This year we hope to bring in even more eclectic arts and crafts vendors from all over the west coast and musician from around the world.
Our festival coincides with the 114th anniversary of Emperor Haile Selassie I birth on Sunday July 23. To celebrate this event we will be offering the Rastafarian inspired Roots and Dancehall Music of Jamaica expressed thru some of the world's best current artists. To the Rasta's it is one of the holiest days of the year to be celebrated with healthy food, great music and an emphasis on world peace and unity. Jah Rastafari
Come help us create a positive, fun and environmentally aware celebration of World Reggae Music in the Great Pacific Northwest.
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 08:04PM
keep the vibes flowing



"It takes a whole village to raise a child" African Proverb
LoriI
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 19, 2006 08:05PM
The line up is going to have local artists play on Sun.
All the line up is set and blazin'.
Jus' being professional on the announcin'.
In Oregon we have much Reggae support, Maybe next year there will be more world. Def. more foscused on the reggae end of things!!
Doin' it big and the vibes in Oregon, wit' all the trees....makes it SOO sweet.
Best dancehall vibes after the show in the N.W.(my oppinion)
Yabby You fan
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 02:24AM
"Best dancehall vibes in the NW."

Yes, I agree. Nuf respect to DJ Cansaman and DJ Short Change!

Yabby You fan
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 06:27AM
--> "Best dancehall vibes in the NW."

--> Nuf respect to DJ Cansaman and DJ Short Change!

yeah, well, caan fergit man like RisingSun/Rising Sun International, man like HighTower, man like YT/Small Axe sound, man like Steve Treez/Small Axe Sound, an then some...



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blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 07:11AM
and what about Ras Danny...
;-)

cant forget about him...



"It takes a whole village to raise a child" African Proverb
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 07:48AM
ahh this is refresshing I only have to go about 30 Miles to see KRS and Anthony B. Oregon represents everytime.
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 07:49AM
oh and yes Oregon is better!
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 08:00AM
you mean wetter... Ha Ha..
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 08:05AM
yeah Oregons falling rain was 280% greater than normal this winter!!!

mebbe wetter... but GREENER!!!! and we won't be having the forest fires that are already burning up a lotta dis nation and will do much more damage soon come... we LOVE the rain, without it deh is not much chance of LIFE ...Oregon is better!



Post Edited (03-21-06 08:17)

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blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 10:28AM
Nor Cal don't get upset we would have taken you in long ago, it is those cats down in So Cal stealin all your water that we try to stay away from.
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 10:55AM
oh and yes Oregon is better!
you mean wetter... Ha Ha..

Ninjacat,
norcaljahman,
Those are one in the same ting up here!!!

Right? Ninjacat??
An Oregon sunburn is when you are wet all over.
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 11:03AM
Yes Ras Danny we been swimmin' this year haven't we??
It's 320% average rainfall in Salem.
Webbed feet rule!!
Or is that another thread???
Or am I just a quack????
By the way the Pudding river might even stay deeper and wider this year for us
maybe??
Oh by the way did I ever say THANKS for putting all the great reggae music shows
on up here for us to love??? Your work is much apprecited!!!!
Whats next???
Denny
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 11:06AM
stay tuned, ya gwaan know, real soon!



--
blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 11:09AM
this nah our work but...

SATURDAY, APRIL 1 @ BERBATI'S PAN
corner of 3rd and Ankeny, Portland OR
phone: 503-226-2122
more info: [www.berbatis.com]



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blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 11:19AM
Thanks Ras Danny I can hardly wait.
For your info. this link won't work right.
It only displays link page and the links won't connect.

Maybe temporary but when I searched it I got this info..
Berbati's PAN - Site RemovedBerbati's PAN has been removed from our system. If you are the administrator of this site, please contact Citysearch support at (866) 279-4719 or ...
berbati.citysearch.com/
Thanks, Denny
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 11:32AM
NEVER MIND IT WAS ME!! IMAGINE THAT??
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 11:42AM
!!!



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blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 12:40PM
btw your post doesn't say who's playing...FYI acc. to the Berbati's site it's Clinton Fearon & the Boogie Brown band....
riffy
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 12:45PM
Clinton Fearon, what a treat! dis isn't an April's fools joke isit?
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 01:06PM
>Author: Ras James wrote:
>hopefully i'll be there this year. Peace

im with james on this one-i missed it last year as well.
one love-juan love
riffy
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 01:13PM
A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall. Bob Dylan

Oh, where have you been, my blue-eyed son?
Oh, where have you been, my darling young one?
I've stumbled on the side of twelve misty mountains,
I've walked and I've crawled on six crooked highways,
I've stepped in the middle of seven sad forests,
I've been out in front of a dozen dead oceans,
I've been ten thousand miles in the mouth of a graveyard,
And it's a hard, and it's a hard, it's a hard, and it's a hard,
And it's a hard rain's a-gonna fall.
Oh, what did you see, my blue-eyed son?
Oh, what did you see, my darling young one?
I saw a newborn baby with wild wolves all around it,
I saw a highway of diamonds with nobody on it,
I saw a black branch with blood that kept drippin',
I saw a room full of men with their hammers a-bleedin',
I saw a white ladder all covered with water,
I saw ten thousand talkers whose tongues were all broken,
I saw guns and sharp swords in the hands of young children,
And it's a hard, and it's a hard, it's a hard, it's a hard,
And it's a hard rain's a-gonna fall.
And what did you hear, my blue-eyed son?
And what did you hear, my darling young one?
I heard the sound of a thunder, it roared out a warnin',
Heard the roar of a wave that could drown the whole world,
Heard one hundred drummers whose hands were a-blazin',
Heard ten thousand whisperin' and nobody listenin',
Heard one person starve, I heard many people laughin',
Heard the song of a poet who died in the gutter,
Heard the sound of a clown who cried in the alley,
And it's a hard, and it's a hard, it's a hard, it's a hard,
And it's a hard rain's a-gonna fall.
Oh, who did you meet, my blue-eyed son?
Who did you meet, my darling young one?
I met a young child beside a dead pony,
I met a white man who walked a black dog,
I met a young woman whose body was burning,
I met a young girl, she gave me a rainbow,
I met one man who was wounded in love,
I met another man who was wounded with hatred,
And it's a hard, it's a hard, it's a hard, it's a hard,
It's a hard rain's a-gonna fall.
Oh, what'll you do now, my blue-eyed son?
Oh, what'll you do now, my darling young one?
I'm a-goin' back out 'fore the rain starts a-fallin',
I'll walk to the depths of the deepest black forest,
Where the people are many and their hands are all empty,
Where the pellets of poison are flooding their waters,
Where the home in the valley meets the damp dirty prison,
Where the executioner's face is always well hidden,
Where hunger is ugly, where souls are forgotten,
Where black is the color, where none is the number,
And I'll tell it and think it and speak it and breathe it,
And reflect it from the mountain so all souls can see it,
Then I'll stand on the ocean until I start sinkin',
But I'll know my song well before I start singin',
And it's a hard, it's a hard, it's a hard, it's a hard,
It's a hard rain's a-gonna fall.
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 21, 2006 03:35PM
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 31, 2006 12:42PM
Anyone know if Anthony B or the Igrade showcase are still possibile artists for this year? The NW World reggae website shows all the other performers listed on the first post, but not these two.

Either way, it will be great. But would love some VI roots this year.
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 31, 2006 01:11PM
yes, a possibility still, and more too, stay tuned!



--
blessid love
ras danny
higher reasoning reggae time
KBOO Portland, Full Strength Community Radio
*Love is a net that catches hearts like fish.*
-Muhammad Ali
*I don't like reggae, I love it*
LoriI
Re: NW World Reggae Fest Artists Announced!!
March 31, 2006 02:38PM
Everything is sailin'
All the artists are not yet announced for SNWMF and it's a moth before.
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