Irie Magazine | Rock - Boyan Slat - The Ocean Cleanup
2016, Cali, January 2016 - Cali Reggae, Rock

Rock | Boyan Slat

Boyan Slat The Ocean Cleanup Meet Boyan Slat… the 21-year-old Dutch entepreneur and inventor who creates technologies to tackle global issues of sustainability. He is the founder and CEO of The Ocean Cleanup, where he is responsible for overall strategy and cleanup technology development. Instead of going after the plastic, Boyan devised a system though […]

Irie Magazine | Cali Reggae | Fortunate Youth
Reggae, 2016, Cali, January 2016 - Cali Reggae

Reggae | Fortunate Youth

Fortunate Youth Don’t Think Twice Fortunate Youth is a collaboration of South Bay reggae stand-outs. Rising from various bands, they’ve created a phenomenal 6-piece masterpiece bringing more fire to the stage than ever before. Combining rootsy vibes and unique bass lines united with multiple harmonies, boisterous guitar solos, and heavy keys separates Fortunate Youth from […]

Irie Magazine | Respect - Earth Kry
2016, January 2016 - Cali Reggae

Respect | EarthKry

Earth Kry The Earth Kry band was born and nurtured within the halls of the Edna Manley College of The Visual & Performing Arts in Kingston, Jamaica where four budding musicians hoped to hone their skills. Their journey began with a twist of fate which brought together keyboard player Phillip Mcfarlane, drummer Kieron Cunningham, bass […]

Irie Magazine | Respect - Simple Creation
2016, January 2016 - Cali Reggae

Respect | Simple Creation

Simple Creation Simple Creation started in early 2008 in the Sacramento area with brothers Travis Olmos (Drums/Vocals) and Zach Olmos (Guitar/Vocals) and later added Alex Giranis (Bass) and Joey Steeb (Keys). The band has quickly become one of Northern California’s premier reggae and reggae cover bands featuring over 4 hours of songs by the likes […]

Irie Magazine | Respect - Stamina Allstars
2016, January 2016 - Cali Reggae

Respect | Stamina Allstars

Stamina Allstars Some of the hardest-edged, rootsiest reggae recently out of Jamaica, Africa and elsewhere, originated in…California? Strange but true. A collective of seasoned reggae musicians known as the STAMINA ALLSTARS is responsible for many rhythm tracks voiced by some of reggae’s top vocalists. But these are not ‘Cali-reggae’ musicians who recently discovered reggae via […]

Irie Magazine | Respect - Jason Lee Worton
2016, January 2016 - Cali Reggae

Respect | Jason Lee Worton

Jason Lee Worton Jason Lee Worton, a singer/musician, grew up moving around the island of Jamaica, also spending several years living overseas. Coming from a racially diverse background, surrounded by music, the ocean and rural Jamaica, he grew up flowing through groups and scenes. Always on his own path, at once “a part” and “apart” […]