2013 Winter Reggae Mini-Fest with Aaron Kamm & The One Drops + MORE
The Driftaways, Hood E. Klimate, DubHeezY, Crate 2 Crate Sound System
107 W. Cook St., Ste G
Springfield, IL, 62704
Doors 8:00 PM
This event is 18 and over
Aaron Kamm & The One Drops
A staple of the St.Louis music scene, Aaron Kamm and the One Drops play an intoxicating concoction of Roots Reggae and Mississippi River Blues. Improv-laced Jams, dubbed out grooves and Effervescent Vocals make this band must see. After the release of there second studio album "Grow" in 2010, this independent trio is beginning to forge there way across the country.
The Driftaways are a 7 piece Reggae/Rock band from the St. Louis area. The unique mix of classic Jamaican styles such as Ska, Reggae, Roots, and Dub with a Blues-Rock twist give The Driftaways their one of a kind sound. Amazing stage presence, soulful vocals, and a refreshingly creative sound are quickly making The Driftaways one of the hottest Reggae acts in the Midwest. The Driftaways have played with acts such as Katchafire, Tribal Seeds, Josh Heinrichs, Echo Movement, Passafire, HR (Bad Brains), Cas Haley, Common Kings, Burning Tree, The Bastard Suns, Aaron Kamm and the One Drops, Synrgy, and Zion and The Lion Roots Band.
Hood E. Klimate
Hood E. Klimate
Hailing Midwest Producer Amando Zuniga's Alter Ego is Hood E. Klimate. Sir Klimate's approach is to reach that Outer Space Vibrations thru the sounds of his music. Still in the early stages of music productions, yet he satisfies in his performing skills. More to come soon.
HeezY is a multi-talented dj/promoter who has helped shape the dubstep scene in St. Louis. Originally from Fresno, California. He moved to St. Louis where he saw an opportunity to progress his career in the ever-growing music scene that St. Louis has to offer. Heezy as a dj plays Reggae, Dubstep, Ragga Bass and Dub styles of music. Although his dubstep is very dub reggae based, bass is not a issue when Heezy is on the CDJss. His skills in mixing and rocking the crowds has allowed him to share the stage with acts like Truth, Skream, Benga, 16Bit, Borgore (4x), Kill The Noise, Trolley Snatcha, Skism, MRK1, Trillbass, Ajapai, Antiserum, High Rankin, Mark Instinct, Hulk, Noah D, Mimosa, NastyNasty, Lazer Sword, Alex B, Ben Samples, iLL Gates, Cyberoptix, Bombaman, Rastatronics. Heezy has the experience and the talent to hang with the best of them; and has the big names to back that up. From a promoter’s standpoint, Heezy is the CEO of Nasty Rumor, which undoubtedly is the supreme dubstep label in St. Louis. With Heezy also involved in the huge development of The Wrek Sessions Internet radio weekly on ElectroLuis.com, Which has recently been nominated for "Best Residency/ Weekly" award from St. Louis RFT for hosting it at 2720 Cherokee. Heezy is always on the grind to feed St. Louis their dubstep needs.
Crate 2 Crate Sound System
Crate 2 Crate was created by Nazareth (DJ Six1Nine) in the spring of 2010. Since then they have been steadily spinning in Belleville, Carlinville and in the Delmar Loop in St.Louis. Being crate digging junkies they spin and only spin vinyl. NO SERATO OR LAPTOPS here. C2C's goal is to keep the true artform and culture of DJ'n alive through live mixing. Book them now while you can for they are steadily on the rise.
$10 ($3 minor surcharge if you are under 21)
Tickets Available at the Door
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