Reggae Fridays - Showcase

July’s Reggae Fridays Showcase is a special event featuring the music of the Crown Prince of Reggae Dennis Brown sung by Delroy Pinnock, and the honey voiced John Holt with vocals by Wayne Hernandez.

Backed by a full live band this special showcase guarantees an memorable night celebrating positive reggae vibes with a tempting Caribbean themed bar, outdoor seating, and a warm welcome.

You can book your tickets here.

Reggae Fridays hosts a range of reggae royalty including dancehall legend Tippa Irie; British lovers rock artist Peter Hunnigale; drummer and MC Horseman; the front man of Musical Youth fame Dennis Seaton; reggae singer songwriter Jnr Watson; Empress of Roots Soul Teshay Makeda; and afrobeat and dub outfit Soothsayers.

Award winning artist, songwriter, dancer and vocal coach Indra; roots reggae singer Prince Malachi; Reggae’s Got Talent winner Rafeelya; singer songwriter, producer and voice-over artist Harmonie Dèja; multi-genre recording artist Shumba Youth; and an impromptu performance from Bob Marley guitarist Junior Marvin for Reggae Fridays. More

Launched in May 2022 Reggae Fridays takes place monthly. For 2023 we offer a mix of events and tickets all at the one and only live reggae music venue in Reading – the CultureMix Arts and Music Centre.

Showcase Events headline established international reggae artists;
Open Mic Sessions where you can apply to take the stage with a live band;
Mini Showcase Events feature the very best upcoming reggae talent.

Artists are backed by a live band of the best British reggae musicians led by Grammy award winning producer, bass guitar supremo and Reading Reggae Collective musical director Don Chandler.

Tickets £7 BOOK HERE via Eventbrite

Booking in advance is recommended as the popular nights are well attended with tickets selling out fast. Save by buying in advance for £7 or pay £10 on the door.

Delroy Pinnock and Wayne Hernandez sing ‘How Could I Leave’ for Reggae Fridays at the CultureMix Centre Reading.

Don’t miss out – get yourself a ticket, come with your family and friends and enjoy up close and personal reggae music performances from international artists with DJ Lou Mulato spinning tunes between sets.

This is an 18+ event. ID required on entry.

Find out how the Reading Reggae Collective started here.

Read about the History of Reggae Show.

Want to join the Collective? Contact us here.