International Reggae Day (IRD) is JulyOne

The reggae networking and information space

BritishBlackMusic.com/Black Music Congress presents in association with partners including Reggae Fraternity UK, Sound System Outernational, Goldsmiths, University Of London, ReggaeGlobal & Culture 2022, Chaaawaaa Radio, Shining Stars and BTWSC/African Histories Revisited, the London, UK hub event marking International Reggae Day:

 

International theme: Ska @ 60

UK theme: Lovers Rock @ 50/Region Focus: Bristol/Southampton

2022 Provisional programme

Allison Mason (Shining Stars): event host.

 

5.30-6.15pm Chaaawaaa Radio DJ set 

 

6.15-6.20pm Welcome message

6.20-6.45pm Jamaica @ 60

6.45-6.50pm Reggae Tree Update

6.50-7.10pm Music Industry messages from industry bodies and industry awareness messages

7.10-7.40pm Ska @ 60

7.40-8.00pm IRD UK People's Choice Winners

8.00-8.30pm IRD UK Region Focus: Southampton/Bristol

8.30-8.45pm Lovers Rock @ 50

9.00-10.00pm Multi-DJ Set - a) In Memorial Set* b) Lovers Rock @ 50 Set c) British Reggae Anthems d) Women's Choice???? 

 

10.00-midnight Shining Stars Artist Showcase

*We'll include a memorial to Nicky Thomas and need to research to find out the date on which he died in 1990???? >>>>>> If you can corroborate his date of death, please email: bbmbmc@gmail.com

Supporting IRD London UK 2022 Fresh Radio London: ReggaeGlobal & Culture 2022; Under The Reggae Tree: FreshFMLondonRadio.com; Feferity Radio: Afro Reggae Show: FeferityLondon.co.uk

 

Book IRD UK and BBMM (British Black Music Month) events at: www.BBM.eventbrite.com

PARTNERS & SUPPORTERS

IRD UK Partners Slide 2 - 1920 x 1080.png
Peoples Choice IRD-UK 2022 A6 - A.png
IRD-UK 2021 Poll Favourite Album A.png