Please Note: This event is from 2014.
Rebelution, a rock and reggae band from Santa Barbara, California come to the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. This hit reggae group will be joined by the groups, Iration, The Green, Stick Figure and DJ Mackle.
Rebelution’s founding band members met and began playing together while in college. The group started building a small following in the Santa Barbara area throughout 2004 and 2005. They independently released their first full-length album, Courage to Grow, in 2007. The album hit #4 on Billboard’s Reggae charts, and the track “Safe and Sound” was added to the rotation at major radio stations like San Francisco’s Live 105, San Diego’s 91X and KROQ in Los Angeles.
The band is hailed for their socially-conscious lyrics, cunning melodies, and superb musicianship. Rebelution has released three other studio albums since then, Bright Side of Life (2009), Peace of Mind (2012), and Count Me In (2014.) Bright Side of Life charted at #1 on Billboard’s Top Reggae Albums. Peace of Mind, aptly demonstrated a steady and impressive growth when it debuted at #1 on Billboard’s Independent and Reggae charts, and at #13 on the Top 200 charts.
The group has performed at major music festivals around the world including major ones like Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits, Glastonbury, and more. Rebelution has also performed with well-known acts like The Expendables, Slightly Stoopid, and Lauryn Hill. The group is currently consists of Eric Rachmany on guitars and vocals, Marley D. Williams on bass, Rory Carey on keyboards, Wesley Finley on drums, and touring member, Khris Royal on sax and percussion.
Iration is a reggae group from Santa Barbara, CA. All members originally hail from Hawaii. They play a mix of reggae, dub, and rock and are known for playing a lot of Sunshine Reggae. The group is made up of members Joseph Dickens (Drums), Joseph King (Engineer), Cayson Peterson (Keyboard/Synth), Micah Pueschel (Guitar/ Vocals), and Adam Taylor (Bass).
The Green formed on Oahu, Hawaii, in 2009. Their self-titled debut album, released in 2010, earned both critical and commercial acclaim, and was awarded iTunes Best Reggae Album of the Year. The group’s second album Ways & Means also hit #1 on the iTunes and Billboard Reggae charts.
Stick Figure hails from Duxbury, Massachusetts and combines the unique talents of its band members to create an upbeat reggae sound. The band was originally a “one-man band” with Scott Woodruff singlehandedly creating full-length albums. Since hitting #1 on the Billboard Reggae charts in 2012, Scott joined with Kevin Bong on keyboards, Kevin Offitzer on drums, and Tommy Sullivan on bass to create a live band to bring their unique sound on tour.
DJ Mackle originated years ago while attending school in Santa Barbara, rocking ocean front houses and fundraisers alike. Over the past few years he has progressively shared stages with reputable names such as The BassJackers, DJ Vice, DJ Reza, Porter Robinson, Dillon Francis, Tony Royster Jr., and more.
Where? St. Augustine Amphitheatre located at 1340 A1A South St. Augustine, FL 32080
When? Friday, June 27, 2014 at 6 p.m. Gates open at 5 p.m.
Parking Information: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is located on Anastasia Island next to Anastasia State Park and Recreation Area. There is very limited on-site parking so visitors must utilize accessible satellite parking facilities. Each satellite parking area is located within 1 mile of the Amphitheatre. Satellite Parking Lots are located behind RB Hunt Elementary, at RB Hunt Elementary and the Elks Lodge.
Shuttle Information: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre Shuttle system begins its run one and half hours prior to show time. The Shuttle will pick up event patrons at two designated shuttle stops & the soccer field behind RB Hunt Elementary School. Shuttles will run continuously until approximately one hour after the scheduled start time of a concert.
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