Jamaican Oldies Weekend March 1st and 2nd
We’re going back to Chicago for another Jamaican Oldies Weekend, brought to you by Jump Up Records! March 1st-2nd at Mayne Stage in the Rogers Park neighborhood, there is another terrific lineup of legendary Jamaican artists paired with modern American ska, reggae, and rocksteady bands to celebrate 20 years of Jump Up.
Friday, March 1st will feature ska legend Eric “Monty” Morris backed by the Soul Radics of Nashville, TN, who will also be playing an original set of tunes earlier in the evening. Opening the night will be Michigan dub/rocksteady band 1592.
Saturday, March 2nd, we will have the privilege of backing rocksteady and ska duet sensation Roy Panton & Yvonne Harrison as well as playing a set of our original songs. Opening the show will be Pittsburgh band The Pressure, bringing their vintage rocksteady sound to Chicago.