Performing on the SurfSide Deck
Sunday, May 28 | 7 PM
Doors Open at 6 PM
Special Guest JahRiffe + The Roots Alley Collective
Hosted by Green Lion DJ Crew
General Admission/Standing Room Only
Advanced Tickets Online – $25
Day of Show – $30
This event is for 21+ ONLY
NO BACKPACKS | NO RE-ENTRY
About Anthony B
Anthony B brings a high energy, engaging performance style to fans that relate to his lyrics and songwriting, both revolutionary and entertaining. Embodying all that is topical and compelling about Reggae music, this artist has been steadfast in his mission to represent the poor and oppressed, using timely lyrics to confront political injustices and bring the issues of the people to the forefront. In the process, he has raised the performance standards and lyrical content for the industry, performing quality lyrics and producing a multifaceted stage show that attracts diverse audiences from around the globe.
The artist’s live performance is one of reggae’s most dynamic in its history. Since 1992 Anthony B has commanded stages with his energetic creative style that brings the lyrics to life onstage. His shows engage crowds who sing word for word to the extensive catalog of songs that began with his hits “Fire Pon Rome” and “Raid Di Barn” which addressed issues of economic and social justice in Jamaica. Since that time, Anthony B has grown into one of reggae music’s top performers appearing at the world’s most prestigious festivals and venues.
Key events throughout the artist’s career have included a 1999 appearance at the Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland. In 2003 and 2004, he was given a King’s welcome in Gambia and Senegal. In 2004, he sold out shows in Switzerland, Austria, Sweden, Belgium, France, Italy, and Germany. In 2007 he appeared at Roskilde Festival in Denmark. In 2008 he performed at Reggae Sumfest in Jamaica. In 2009, 2011 & 2014 he performed at Summerjam in Germany. In 2012 he performed at Chiemsee Reggae Summer in Germany. Anthony B has pioneered as a representative for conscious reggae music through his performances in New Dehli, India, the Czech Republic, Iceland, Argentina, Venezuela, and on Reunion Island, in the Indian Ocean.
In 2014 & 2015 he appeared at Rototom festival in Spain. In August 2016 Anthony B headlined the 32nd annual Reggae on the River festival in Humboldt County California, closing out the last night of the event. His last appearance there was in 2013.
Fans across Europe have experienced several shows this Spring 2016 with Anthony B making stops in Italy, Spain, Switzerland, France, and the Netherlands. Summer has included a performance at Afrika Karabik Festival in Germany. Anthony B performed at Ruhr Summer Festival in Germany, Czad Festival in Poland and One Drop Festival in Austria as part of the European summer 2016 festival season.
JahRiffe + Roots Alley Collective
Important Event Info:
6:00 PM Doors Open with DJ Green Lion
7-7:45 Opener: TBD
8-9:30 PM Anthony B
9:30-10PM DJ Green Lion
Rain Location- Blue Ocean Music Hall
Doors and show times may change
This is a 21 and over event.
There is No Re-Entry
Closed for the Season – See you next year!