LORRF Past Performers

Lucky Dubi San Antonio, TX 1998
20 Year List of Performers that have appeared at the LORRF Festival
(
formally the Bob Marley Festival Tour)

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This alphabetized list is being compiled from the promotional material released for prior Festivals.

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Cindy Breakspear Glowing in San AntonioWhere Jr Gong Marley 1st Performed in Houston 1993Vence of Gypsi Fari in Houston 1997
Check out performers who have appeared at our festivals:

  • ANDREW TOSH (JAMAICA, LOS ANGLES, CA)
  • ANNA FISHER (CONCORD, MA; JAZZ FUSION REGGAE)
  • ARAWAK JAH (EVENSTON, IL,CUBA, JAMAICA)
  • ASWAH GREGGORY & THE ENFORCERS (JAMAICA, EVANSTON, IL)
  • ATUSAYA, (HOUSTON, TX)
  • AUBREY DUNHAM & THE RASTA MACHINE (HOUSTON TX.),
  • AZUMAH MATIKO,(SOUTH AFRICA)
  • BALDREAD AND THE RAGGA MUFFIN CREW (SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
  • BANJI ISEYEMI (HOUSTON, TX)
  • BARBEA WILLIAMS PERFORMING CO. & THE SONGHI DRUMMERS (TUCSON, AZ)
  • BEN HUNTER & CRUCIAL PROFITS (NEW ORLEANS, LA)
  • BETTER CHEMISTRY (LOS ANGELES , CA)
  • BIGGIE IRIE (ST.MICHAEL; Yuma AZ in the HouseCasper jaming it out in TucsonBARBADOES;WESTINDIES; CONSUELO SAMARRIPA-DTM; AUSTIN, TX)
  • BLACK REBELS (DAKAR, SENEGAL; WEST AFRICA)
  • BOOM SHAKA, (LAWRENCE, KS)
  • BULLETPROOF MARSHMALLOWS (MONTGOMERY, AL)
  • BURNING BUS (WILMINGTON, DE.)
  • BURNING SPEAR (JAMAICA)
  • BUSHMAN (SPRINGS GARDES ST. THOMAS, JAMAICA)
  • CAESAR MYLES & THE DREADED TRUTH BAND (CLEVELAND, OH, SAN FRANCISCO, CA)
  • CANNON & THE LION OF JUDAH (SEATTLE, WA)
  • CARLOS JOHNSON, (HOUSTON, TX)
  • CARLTON PRIDE & ZION,SAN MARCOS,TX)
  • CASPER LOMAYESVA & THE 602 REGGAE BAND (HOPILAND, AZ; HOPI NATIVE REGGAE)
  • CEDILLA MARLEY BOOKER (JAMAICA)
  • CHAPTER11 (LONG BEACH, CA)
  • CHRISTAFARI, (PALOS VERDES PENNINSULA, CA)
  • CINDY BREAKSPEAR, (Jamaica)
  • CODE RED (NIGERIA, EAST AFRICA; DALLAS, TX)
  • CORNERSTONE ROOTS (WAIKATO, NEW ZEALAND)
  • DADDY ROOTS (ANGUILLA B.W.I)
  • D.R.U.M. (HOUSTON, TX; WORLDBEAT ROOTS REGGAE)
  • DAMIAN MARLEY (JAMAICA)Dr King Cobra & Band Dallas 1999
  • DANNY DREAD & RISING LION (NEW YORK NY, MIAMI, FL)
  • DARRYL CLEVELAND (HOUSTON, TX)
  • DAWTAS OF JAH (NEW ORLEANS; ROOTS GROOVE REGGAE)
  • DEE DREAD & THE ZION KNIGHTS (CAYMAN ISLANDS, GLENDALE, AZ)
  • DELE MANDEYAH, ROOTS REGGAE (KINGSTON, JAMAICA)
  • DEMENTION BAND, (HAMPTON, VA)Kimbuti in Dallas 1996
  • DESERTT ISLANDERS, (ALPINE TX)
  • DJ HANDGUN (LAS VEGAS , NV .)
  • DJ HARD (SHREVEPORT, LA)
  • DJ MIXMASTER BABY SHANX WITH MEGLADON SOUND SYSTEM (SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • DR. KING COBRA (W. AFRICA, NIGERIA, HOUSTON, TX)
  • DREAD WARRIORS & CULTURE CLIVE (JAMAICA, PHOENIX, AZ)
  • DREADNECK (GALVESTON/HOUSTON, TX)
  • EARLY BROOKS JR. & JAH POSSIE (NEW ORLEANS; SOUL POP REGGAE)
  • ERROL BLACKWOOD & INJAH. (JAMAICA, CANADA)
  • FIRE & ISIS (AUSTIN, TX)
  • GEIL (TRINIDAD & TABAGO, MIAMI, FL)
  • GEMINI (HOUSTON, TX)
  • GRANTMAN & THE ISLAND BEAT (PHOENIX, AZ)
  • GYPSI FARI,(CHICAGO, IL)
  • HENRY TURNER JR. & FLAVOR (BATON ROUGE, LA)
  • HIGHER HEIGHTS (NEW ORLEANS , LA)Higher Heights Promo Pic
  • INKULELEKO, (AUSTIN, TX.)
  • INKULULEKO (S. AFRICA, AUSTIN TX)
  • IRIE DAWTAS (NEW ORLEANS, LA)
  • ISAAC HAILE SELASSIE (ETHIOPIA, SOUTHERN CA)Zema is Roots 1998
  • ITALS (JAMAICA)Itals Houston 3
  • J ROSS-PARRELLI (LONG BEACH, C)
  • JAH CREATIONS (DALLAS TX)
  • JAH WORKS, (BALTIMORE MD)
  • JOANNA-MARIE (ST. MARY, JAMAICA)
  • JOE HIGGS, (JAMAICA)The Late Joe Higgs on Tour

 

  • JOHN BROWN BODY, (ITHICA, NY)
  • JOURNEY TO SOUND (NEW YORK, NY)
  • JULIAN MARLEY (ENGLAND, JAMAICA)
  • KARISON (CUBA, AUSTIN, TX)
  • KATANGAH, DALLAS, TX
  • KENYAH (NEW YORK NY, HOUSTON, TX)
  • KIMBUTE & THE FREEDOM TRIBE (TANZANIA, AFRICA, FORT WORTH, TX)
  • KING SUNDIATA KEITA, (DETROIT, MI)
  • KING WAWA & THE ONENESS KINGDOM BAND (PORT-AU PRINCE, HAIT)
  • KY-MANI MARLEY ((JAMAICA),MIAMMarley Family Closeing Mrs Marley Booker, Cindy Breakspear, Jr Gong & Kymany 1995I)
  • LEGENDARY SOUL VENDORS (KINGSTON, JAMAICA)
  • LEON & THE PEOPLES (NEW YORK , NY)
  • LIBERATION, HOUSTON, TX.
  • LIUITY NYAH BINGHI CHIOR, (CHICAGO, IL)
  • LUCKY DUBE (SOUTH AFRICA)
  • LUKO ADJAFFI (HAITI; SANTO, DOMINGO)
  • M K SHINE(JAMAICA,ENGLAND)
  • MAJOR RILEY, (BELEIZ, HOUSTON, TX)
  • MAKAK (CORPUS CHRISTI TX)

 

  • MANAPOLY ALL-STARS (UTAH, CA., PHILIPPINES)
  • MARQUIS MELODY (KINGSTON JAMAICA, OAKLAND, CA)
  • MATEO MONK (BOULDER CO)
  • MC L.J. BLASÉ (NEW ORLEANS, LA.) L.J. BLASÉ
  • MICHAEL BLACK (JAMAICA, CHICAGO, IL)
  • MINEFIELD, (HOUSTON, TX)
  • MOTHERLAND SOUL (LIBERIA, ST. KITTS, W.I., MI)
  • MYSTIC VISION, (ALBUQUERQUE, NM. ROOTS REGGAE)
  • NATIVES ARE RESTLESS, HOU, TX.
  • NATTY NATION (MILWAUKEE, WI)
  • NATURAL MYSTIC, (CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • NAZARITES (NEWARK DE.)
  • NEON PROPHET (TUCSON, AZ) City of Houston Honors Bob Marley Festival presented to Bob mother Mrs Booker
  • NEUTRAL SISTERS (NAIROBI, KENYA, ENGLAND, JAMAICA, HOUSTON, TX)
  • N-THYME, (SHEREPORT LA)
  • OKEM & WORLD BEAT MUSICAL SOLDIERS (NIGERIA, CUBA, JAMAICAN, HOUSTON, TX)
  • ONE BLOOD FEATURING IRA OSBORNE (TUCSON, AZ)
  • ONE NATION (AUSTIN, TX)
  • ONE REGGAE BAND, (SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • OSEZUA, HARRISONBURG, VA
  • OUTLAW NATION (SHERIPORT, LA)
  • PACIFIC ISLANDERS, EXECUTIVE STEELE BAND, HAWAII, (CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • PHILLY BLUNT (PHILADELPHIA, PA, PHOENIX, AZ)
  • RAS INDIO (BELMOPAN, BELIZE)
  • RAS KARBI (JAMAICA)
  • RAS MALCOLM (BELIZE, HOUSTON, TX)
  • RAS SHILOH (SACRAMENTO, CA)
  • RAS YOUTHS INTERNATIONAL, (COSTA MESA, CA)
  • RASCALIN & THE ROOTS ROCKERS (BOCAS DEL TORO, W.I., SAN CLIMENTE, CA)
  • RASTA FARMERS (PHOENIX, AZ) Carlton Pride & Zion Reggae Band
  • REGGAE ANGELS (OAKLAND, CA)
  • RENE’& THE FUTURE TRIBE (FT.WORTH TX)
  • RHYTHM NATIONS (NEWARK,NJ)
  • RICKY HUSBANDS (GUYANA, BRAZI, SOUTH AMERICA)
  • RISING LION, (COCONUT GROVE, FL)
  • RITA MARLEY (JAMAICA)
  • ROOT 1, (AUSTIN, TX)
  • ROOTS ‘N ROOTS (ST. LOUIS, MO)
  • ROOTS N WISDOM(NIGERIA/HOUSTON TX),
  • SACRED JOURNEY (BERKELEY, CA)
  • SAMBAX’E (AUSTIN, TX)
  • SCHOLAR’S WORD (JAMAICA, TAMPA, FL)
  • SCHOLARS WORD, (TAMPA, FL)
  • SECRET AGENT 8 (TEXAS CITY, TX)
  • SEE FARI (WIBERFORCE,OH.),True Rasta Native Americans Band
  • SHAGGIE WILLIAMS, (SWANTON, MD)
  • SHEPHERD BAND (NEW ORLEANS,LA)
  • SHINEHEAD (ENGLAND, JAMAICA, NEW YORK, NY)
  • SISTER “P” (JAMAICA,FT LAURDERDALE,FL )
  • STABLE ROOTS (HARRISONBURG, VA)
  • STABLE ROOTS (HARRISONBURG, VA)
  • STAN RANKIN T (LAS VEGAS, NV)
  • STERLING BROTHERS (BIRMINGHAM, AL)
  • SUBDUB (MESA, AZ)
  • SUN CYCLE (LONDON, ENGLAND)
  • SUPER IRIE, (MADISON, WI)
  • TAJ WEEKES & ADOWA (ST. LUCIA, NEW YORK, NY)
  • TCHIYA AMET & DOGON SIRIUS (AUSTIN TX.)
  • TEMPLE YARD, (NASHVILE, TN)
  • THE ARK BAND, (COLUMBUS, OH)
  • THE BOTTOM LION (RICHMOND, VA.)
  • THE DAVID WADE BAND (MESA, AZ)
  • THE MAJESTIKS (PANAMA, CUBA, PUERTO RICO, AUSTIN, TX)
  • THE PRESIDENTS, PHLIPPINES, HOUSTON, TX)
  • THE PRODIGAL SUN (DETROIT MI)
  • THIRD COAST (KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • THE ROCKSTONES (MADISON, WI)Rascalin 2
  • THIRD EYE , (WILMINGTON, DE)
  • TIME BAND, (SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • TONY CULTURE (TRELAWNEY, JAMAICA, LOS ANGLES, CA)
  • TONY Q AND NEW RASTAFARA (JAKARTA, INDONESI)
  • TONY REBEL (JAMAICA)
  • TRIBAL WAR, (PEACH SPRINGS,AZ)
  • tulasiadTRIBES (WILMINGTON, DE)
  • TRINIDAD TRIPOLI STEEL BAND, (YPSILANTI, MI)
  • T-ROY & THE VIBES (NEW ORLEANS,LA)
  • TRUTH & RIGHT(ASHEVILLE,NC.)
  • TULASI FEATURING J ROSS-PARRELLI (LONG BEACH, CA)
  • TUNDE OBAZEE & CODE RED, (NIGERIA, DALLAS, TX)
  • UNITED SOULS, (NEWPORT NEWS, VA)
  • WAILERS (JAMAICA)
  • WAILING COYOTES, (TEMPE,AZ)
  • WATUSI (FORT WORTH, DALLAS, TX)
  • WAZOBIA(GHANA,W.AFRICA,NIGERIA,HOUSTON TX)
  • WINNSLOW (MCALLEN, TX)
  • YABBA (JAMAICA)The Late Ricky Husband
  • ZEMA (LOS ANGELES, CA; ROOTS REGGAE)
  • ZIGGY MARLEY & THE MELODY MAKERS (JAMAICA)
  • ZION REGGAE BAND
  • ZION WAVE, (WILMINGTON, DE)