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Slightly Stoopid & Citizen Cope Headline 2017 Reggae Rise Up Utah

Need an epic event to help close out your summer in style? Look no further, Reggae Rise Up Utah recently revealed their full lineup and festival details and its shaping up to be a big one. Held in the heart of the Wasatch Mountains at Rivers Edge in Heber, Utah just outside of Park City, the two-day camping and music festival taking place August 19-20 aims to deliver in epic proportions! (more…)

Slightly Stoopid Announces ‘Closer to the Sun’ 2017

All-inclusive resorts, incredible music and four days of memories that will last a lifetime –- it’s what you can expect by attending Closer to the Sun. Slightly Stoopid has recently announced that they will be once again invading Puerto Morales, MX December 13-17, bringing along supporting acts of SOJA, Stick Figure, J Boog, Fortunate Youth, and The Expanders. (more…)

Slightly Stoopid’s ‘Sounds of Summer’ 2017 Tour

Ocean Beach, CA natives Slightly Stoopid further cement themselves into their own legacy within reggae-rock with each passing year. In just a few short weeks, they will be embarking on their 11th annual summer tour across a selection of amphitheaters and pavilion stages. This isn’t just another tour however, as they will be bringing along Iration, J Boog and The Movement for “The Sounds of Summer 2017.” (more…)

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Reel Big Fish Announce ‘The Beer Run’ Summer Tour

It’s no secret that Reel Big Fish have cemented themselves as live favorites and household names over the years with their eclectic live show chock full of humor, horns and fun. Fresh off the boat from the 311 Cruise, the ska-punk alternative kingpins have recently announced another run of tour dates alongside The Expendables, Tunnel Vision and The Queers for their “The Beer Run Tour” featuring much more than excellent music and good times! (more…)

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Video: Barrington Levy – “G.S.O.A.T.”

When a legend steps to the mic, you stop and listen. Such is the case with the new track by Barrington Levy as he boasts a new single with “G.S.O.A.T.” from his upcoming album Survivor. As the press release reads, the album is a collaborative effort among Black Roses Label, Stoopid Records, Platinum Camp Records, and Zojak World Wide. Survivor will be a follow-up to his 2015 Grammy Nominated acoustic project, Acousticalevy. Survivor will feature gripping collaborations by Grammy winning artist Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Beres Hammond and more.
The new single, “G.S.O.A.T.,” has come paired with a music video that was directed by Donovan Howard and filmed in Kingston, Jamaica across multiple locations that include such communities as Half Way Tree, Red Hills and Jungle. Watch the video as you’ll see cameo appearances by Sly and Robbie, Jah Screw and George Phang. Stay tuned as we’ll have more information on Levy’s new album Survivor as soon as it’s made available to us. You can pick up the new single on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Don Carlos to Release New Single: ‘Peace & Love’

An extremely rare occurrence happens when you can find an artist firing on all cylinders at 64 years of age. With almost 50 years under his belt and widely considered as a musical legend, look no further than roots reggae sensation Don Carlos who recently announced that his new single “Peace and Love” will be made available April 1, 2017. (more…)

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Slightly Stoopid & Dirty Heads Lead Reggae Rise Up FL 2017

What’s not to love about enjoying two days alongside some of the best-of-the-best artists within the reggae community in addition to soaking up the Florida sun? 2017 is shaping up to be a year to remember from a music festival perspective, as ‘Reggae Rise Up’ will be returning to St. Petersburg, FL – and its bringing another incredible lineup. (more…)

Slightly Stoopid & Thievery Corporation Headline Jungle Jam 2017

A passport, flight to Costa Rica, and transportation from the airport -– it’s all that stands in the way from an unforgettable music festival experience to welcome Spring 2017. The seventh installment of “Jungle Jam” will be held March 10-12 in Jaco, Costa Rica for three days of chart-topping reggae-rock bands, sunscreen (or sunburn) and copious amounts of good vibes. (more…)

Video Premiere: C-Money – “Calling Me”

This is the first track off of Raised Fist Records by C-Money (John Brown’s Body/Slightly Stoopid) which features a remix of R. Kelly’sYour Body is Calling” & Manu Chao “Cumbia.” The track is called “Calling Me” and it was recorded and Mixed at legendary Skip Saylor Studios.
Here’s what C-Money had to say regarding the track: “”When I was in Slightly Stoopid and lived in Ocean Beach, I would walk everywhere. One day walking back from Miles house I had R Kelly’s ‘Your Body is Calling Me’ on a playlist right before Manu Chao’s ‘Mentira.’ I love both those songs so I was repeating them and they had similar tempos so I started singing one over the other. I had a solo show coming up at Winston’s and decided to add it to the set. It was a perfect sexy reggae jam to drop! People loved the beat and the multi-lingual aspect so I kept it in the set. That was 6 years ago! Jeff Pliskin suggested we record it as the premier release on his new record label Raised Fist Records. I was already in the studio working on new songs so we finished the recording in 4 days. This song has become a staple of our live set and one that gets people dancing every time!” Stay tuned for a follow up on the creation of Jeff Pliskin’s Raised Fist Records. Enjoy the song & video…

C-Money – Calling Me from Raised Fist Propaganda on Vimeo.

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UB40’s Unplugged + Greatest Hits Release

Founding UB40 members, vocalist Ali Campbell, second vocalist Astro and keyboardist Mickey Virtue, have come together to release an Unplugged record that will be a double disc release with the other disc being a catalog of their greatest hits dating back to the group’s 1979, Birmingham, UK inception. (more…)

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Slightly Stoopid with Perro Bravo & Fortunate Youth

Slightly Stoopid announced a West Coast Fall Tour that will see the group accompanied by Fortunate Youth and reunited with Sublime’s Miguel Happoldt with his band Perro Bravo. (more…)

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Video: The Grouch & Eligh – “People of the Sun”

Featuring a guest appearance by Kyle McDonald of Slightly Stoopid, here is a new song by The Grouch & Eligh called “People of the Sun”. The video was Directed by Matt Hobbs for Vital Films with additional filming provided by Jeff Pliskin of Raised Fist Propaganda. You can catch The Grouch & Elight with Zion I on tour with Slightly Stoopid — View the dates HERE! Enjoy the song & video…

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