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This Global Rock Showcase featured Sister Nancy, Aunt Esther, Sister Charmaine and King D'Jango at S.O.B's in New York City Oct. 29, 2002. This dude named Agent Jay played with Dubb (Dub) Agents with an A-List team of musicians backing the artists. This was King Django and Agent Jay's first time performing in S.O.B's that is a premier national venue on the circuit. Up until then Jay and King D'Jango only played underground spot in the LES and Brooklyn in NYC. Remember that Jeff.
2020 Global Rock Showcase (GRS):
Regretfully, as of 3.18.20, the Dubb Agents 2020 Ubiquitous Tour that was being built to start August 2020, has been canceled because of the Coronavirus pandemic. That is how life is at times. Fuck off Covid-19.
In the meantime, please note and convey loud and clear Dubb Agents is no longer affiliated with HR the former lead throat of Bad Brains.
** H.R with Dubb Agents Thursday, December 29, 2016 @ The Bowery Electric, 327 Bowery, New York, NY 10003.
** HR with Dubb Agents and Kingsound Friday, December 30, 2016 @ MilkBoy Philadelphia, 1100 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107.
** Dubb Agents with special guest former MCA Dancehall-Reggae recording artist Top Cat are looking forward to playing The Low Beat in Albany, NY - USA, Sat, May 21, 2016 with DJ Sir Walford of WCDB 90.9 FM
** Dubb Agents crew with special guest former MCA Dancehall-Reggae recording artist TOP CAT are looking forward to playing The Spot Underground in Providence, Rhode Island - USA, Sat, April 2, 2016 with The Alchemystics and Bron Don. Dubb Agents have been up and down the road across the USA.
Jamalski and Top Cat backed by Dubb Agents at Don Pedro, 90 Manhattan Av., East Williamsburg, Brooklyn - NYC, Sat. Feb. 20, 2016.
More Gigs To Be Announced...
2015, Global Rock Showcase gigs/tour dates with HR (of Bad Brains) & Dubb Agents and special guest bands including MC Jamalski, Kobie Ali & PapaShake, Banddroidz and Skarroneros start up via a series of holiday gigs December, 2015.
Friday, Dec. 4th @ Thunder Road, Somerville, Mass It does not matter if the venue is D.I.Y or corporate high-end operation, the utmost respect and compliance with operation policy is given to each venue, despite level of operation. Meaning we load-in and load-out on time. In between we simply work the with venue's staff. Under D.I.A, crews do not behave like divas. For instance - we will never ask DIY promoters for green, yellow and red towels, 6 bottles of champagnes, etc., and run up his/her hospitality expense. Promoters gotta make a profit too.
Saturday, Dec. 5th @ Cabaloosa's, New Paltz, NY,
Friday, Dec. 18th @ The Bowery Electric, NYC
Saturday, Dec. 19th @ My Place, Poukeepsie, NY
|Past GRS Flyers:
Some GLOBAL ROCK SHOWCASE venues played over the years...
Global Rock Showcases (concerts) are like peaceful UN meetings.
In the mix are rastas, hippies, slackers, stoners, punks,
funksters, metal hedz, skatalites, hiphop & reggae dub hedz, narcissists, plus Stepford kids.
It is the original Punky Reggae Ska Dub party with Hardcore, Funk, Metal and Hiphop mixed in.
THANKS to all Supporting Acts, Promoters, Journalists: underground & mainstream,
Radio Jocks and Talent Buyers along the routings. Have a HOT Redstripe!!
**DAIRY FIELD, Bloomville, NY
8.2.14 Reggae T'ing Festival,
9.13.14 Global Rock Showcase Festival.
**The Swamp, Brooklyn, NY (3.29.14)
**The Legendary Dobbs, Philadelphia, PA (4.4.14)
**Urban Traders/Sound Of Music,
Richmond, VA (4.5.14)
**Alabama Music Box, Mobile, AL (4.25.14)
**House Of Blue New Orleans, LA (4.26.14)
**The Studio/Webster Hall, NYC, NY
**SUNY Oneonta College, Oneonta, NY
**Altar Bar, Pittsburg, PA
**Bogies, Albany, NY
**Anchors Up, Haverhill, MA
**BSP, Kingston, NY
**The Lost Horizon, Syracuse, NY
**The Boneyard, Atlantic City, NJ
**The Haunt, Ithaca, NY (again)
**Baisley Manor, Jamaica, NY
**Red Rocks Amphitheater, Morrison, CO
**Tipitinas, New Orleans, LA
**Highline Ballroom, NYC
**Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
**Brickhouse, El Paso, TX
**Emos, Austin, TX
**The Bouquet, Boise, Idaho
**Fitzgeralds, Houston, TX
**CasaBlanca, Phoenix, CO
**Ranchita Rocks Festival, Ranchita, CA***
(Ranchita Rocks bounced check on us. Be AWARE!!)
**Fun House, Seatle, WA
**Grog Shop, Cleveland, OH
**Mesa Theater, Grand Junction, CO
**Record Bar, Kansas City, MO
**Knickerbockers, Lincoln, NE
**3 Kings, Denver, CO
**Road 34, Ft. Colins, CO
**Ventura Theater, Ventura, CA
**Urban Lounge, Salt Lake City, UT
**Rock N Roll Hotel, Washington, DC
**710 Beach Club, San Diego, CA
**Flamingo Cantina, Austin, TX
**North Gate Tavern, Baton Rouge, LA
**The Bar, Mataire, LA
**The Outland Ballroom, Springfield, MO
**The Roxbury, Omaha, NE
**Nara Sushi, Richmond, VA
**Cell Block, Mobile, AL
**Cadillacs/Fire, Jackson, MS
**Beta Bar, Tallahassee, FL
**Gutter Lounge, Pensacola, FL
**Island Oasis, Winter Park/Orlando, FL
**House Of Blues, Sunset Strip, Hollywood, CA
**House Of Blues, Anaheim, CA
**Bellyup, Solana Beach, CA
**Viper Room, Hollywood, CA
**Ocean Mist, Matunack/Kingston, RI
**Meadows Amphitheatre, Hartford, CT
(Reggae Summer Splash, 2000). MIKE DAVIS. Do the right thing. $50,000+ plus interest for 13+ years overdue. You walk sidewayz like a crab Mr. "Promoter" dude..
**New Haven Col., CT
(Reggae Summer Splash, 2001). MIKE DAVIS. Do the right thing. $50,000+ plus for 13+ years overdue. You walk sidewayz like a crab Mr. "Promoter" dude.
**Lion's Den, NYC
**Malibu Inn, Malibu, CA
**Latitudes, Redondo Beach, CA
**Washington Square Park (CBGB Rally), NYC
**Three Cs, Dorchester/Boston, MA
**West Indian Club, Hartford, CT
**Cobras, Waterbury, CT
**Club Seho - NYC (several shows)
**The Pyramid, NYC (several shows)
**Pontiac Grill, Philly, PA
**North Six, Brooklyn, NY
**Toads, New Haven, CT
**Ottobar, Baltimore, MD
**The Theatre, Falls Church, VA
**Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh, NC
**The Milestone, Charlotte, NC
**Alley Katz, Richmond, VA
**Stramler Park, Bakersfield, Cali.
**Jewish Mother, Virgina Beach, VA
**The Hyperlink, Richmond, VA
**The Palm Room, Wrightsville Beach, NC
**The Dixie Grill, Willmington, NC
**Scottish Rite Cathedral, Long Beach, CA
**Rex's, West Chester/Philly, PA
**Mellow Mushroom, Wilmington, NC
**The Drunken Unicorn, Atlanta, GA
**Lennys, Atlanta, GA
**The Muse, Nashville, TN
**HiTone Cafe, Memphis, TN
**Pomona VFW, Pomona, CA
**The Catalyst, Santa Cruz, CA
**Domino Room, Bend, OR
**The Downtown Lounge, Eugene, OR
**Wonder Ballroom, Portland, OR
**Studio Z, San Francisco, CA
**Fat Tuesday's Concert Hall, Spokane, WA
**Tahoe Biltmore, Lake Tahoe, CA
**Neumos, Seattle, WA
**Rays Golden Lion, Richland, WA
**The Other Side, Missoula, MT
**Zebra Cocktail Lounge, Bozeman, MT
**Knotty Pine, Victor, ID
**EGO's, Salt Lake City, UT
**Sherpa & Yetis, Breckenridge, CO
**Bluebird Theatre, Denver, CO
SOME OF THE PRESS ACROSS THE USA:
- Global Rock Showcase Related Press: Information from Answers.com:
... H.R. continued to tour solo with DIA Records Global Rock Showcase through the remainder of 2007, with his instrumental section Dub Agents .
- More related press from Ghetto Punk Rocker: "...May 28, 2005, to Sept. 8, 2006, H.R. & Dubb Agents headlined a series of Global Rock Showcase dates across the United States. Dates include Little Steven Van Zandt�s �Save CBGB Rally� concert in Washington Square Park, New York City, August 31, 2005. H.R. has a long time association with Global Rock Showcase organizers D.I.A. Records, and released an album through them titled Out Of Bounds..."
- East Bay Express - Oakland, Cali Press
- Westword Newspaper, Denver Colorado Related Press. This article was published in Phoenix - Arizona and other western markets. Thanks Glen BurnSilver.
We travel up and down the hi-ways by all means necessary -- cars (including a blue 16 year old Saturn, BMW 7, Mercedes SUV, Audi Station Wagon), vans, Big Awesome and tour buses. Regarding a tour bus, nothing beats a finely tuned Eagle 10 classic rolling down the road and park in front of a venue. So please keep your new tour buses. The Eagle 10 above originally belonged to Willie Nelson. This made it even more special.
**Bowery Electric, NYC. 12.29.16.
**MilkBoy Philly, Philadelphia - PA 12.30.16.
**The Low Beat - Albany, NY
**The Spot Underground - Providence, RI
**Don Pedro - Brooklyn, NY
**Bowery Electric, NYC
**Thunder Road, Sommerville/Boston, MA
**Cabaloosa's, New Paltz, NY
**My Place Pizza, Poughkeepsie, NY
**Sierra Nevada World Music Fest.,
June 19, 2011, Boonville - Cali
**The Drink, Ventura, CA
**Waters Club, San Pedro, CA
**Blind Melons, San Diego, CA
**McDuffys, Tempe, AZ
**Zoo Bar, Lincoln, NE
**BB Kings, Universal City, CA
**Bearsville Theater, Woodstock, NY
**The Jinx, Savannah, GA
**The Delancey, NYC, NY
**Vermont Roots Reggae Festival
(NEVER GOT PAID FROM VERMONT ROOTS FESTIVAL --
Dane Hill Farms, West Charlston, VT)
**ZEPPELINS UNDERGROUND - El Paso, Texas
**BRICKHOUSE - El Paso (El Chuco), Texas
**GRAVITY BAR - Galveston, Texas
**THE FARM - Mesilla/Las Cruces, NM
**ZEPPELIN's UNDERGROUND - El Paso, Texas
**THREE KINGS - DENVER, CO
**THE SUMMIT - BEND, OREGON
**ASH STREET SALOON - PORTLAND, OREGON
**FUNHOUSE - SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
**BLUE LAMP - Sacramento, California
**VIPER ROOM - WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA
**THE UPTOWN - OAKLAND, CA
**BOOM BOOM ROOM - SAN FRANCISCO, CA
**MAGOOS PIZZA - VISALIA, CA
**CELLAR DOOR - VISALIA, CA
**FISHLIPS - BAKERERSFIELD, CA
**KOOL PRIVATE LOFT PARTY - LOS ANGELES, CA
Some D.I.A./JAMEKEE LEGACY:
**The Billboard, Hollywood, CA (closed)
**Wetlands, NYC (closed)
**The Haunt, Ithaca, NY
**Fredonia University, Fredonia, NY
**New York University, NYC
**Rochester University, Rochester, NY
(Caribbean Students event)
**University Of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
**Agora Ballroom, Hartford, CT (closed)
**The Channel, Boston (closed. First indie
promoter to bring reggae in.
**Rusty Nail, Amherst, MA
(closed. First indie
promoter to bring
reggae to Rusty Nail)
**Rochdale Village Center, Jamaica, NY
**Baisley Manor, Jamaica, NY
**Encore/Crystal, Jamaica, NY
(First to birng Reggae to Encore)
**Roy Wilkins Park, Jamaica - Queens - NYC. (First to bring Reggae
Concert to Roy Wilkins Park).
**Reggae Lounge, NYC
**The Boathouse, Norfolk, VA
**9:30 Club, DC
**The Moon, Tallahassee, FL
**House Of Blues, Sunset Strip, Hollywood, CA
**Paloocaville, Santa Cruz, CA
**Olympic Velodrome, LA, CA
**World Beat Center, San Diego, CA
**Rosarito Beach, Mexico
**Slims, San Francisco, CA
**House Of Blues, Chicago, IL
**The Scene, Cleveland, OH
**Ripleys, Cincinnati, OH
**The Blind Pig, Flint , MI
**Capitol Theatre, Ann Habor, MI
**Magic Stick, Detroit, MI
**The Pheonix, Seattle, WA
**Club Paradise, Aspen, CO
**Glen Miller Ballroom, Bolder, CO
**Iron Horse Tavern, Durango, CO
**El Rey Theatre, Albuquerque, NM
**The Strand, PCH, Redondo Beach, CA
**The Asylum, Tempe, AZ
**Cal State, Fresno, CA
**Ventura Theatre, Ventura, CA
**Cal-Neva Hotel Casino, Crystal Bay, NV
**Zyphyr, Salt lake City, UT
**Grand Emporium, Kansas City, KS
**Trail's End, Vail, CO
**Bluebird Theatre, Denver, CO
**Aligator Lounge, Brekenridge, CO
**Chestnut Cabaret, Plilly, PA
**Woodbury Ski and Raquet Club, Woodbury, CT.
**SEVERAL MORE!! ROAD WARRIOR ROOTS RUN DEEP!
D.I.A RECORDS Classic Releases:
DOCTOR -- New York City-based dancehall reggae deejay Dollar Bill vinyl release. This 12" vinyl is being sold for USA$125. Insanely crazy but cool. Click for info.
"OUT OF BOUNDS" by HR (of Bad Brains).
All Media Guide Review of "Out Of Bounds".
"OUT OF BOUNDS" CD available on ITUNES, AMAZON MP3, EMUSIC, GOOGLE PLAY, RHOPSODY, SPOTIFY
as well as via PAYPAL orders: Cost -- $49.99. FREE Shipping & Handling in U.S.A. Overseas add an additional $15. USD for shipping.): ________________
"HR IN DUBB" (EP) by HR (Human Rights) of Bad Brains .
"HR IN DUB" CD available on ITUNES, AMAZON MP3. EMUSIC, GOOGLE PLAY and SPOTIFY. "HR IN DUBB" will be live on RHOPSODY soon.
The immortal STALAG 20, 21 & 22 -- THE NEXT GENERATION featuring Elephant Man, Mr. Vegas, Junior Demus, Ce'Cele, Merciless, Danny English, Egg 'n' Bread, Hawkeye, Chico and more... (Reggae-Dancehall super artists). Project was mixed by Cordel "Scatta" Burrell.
All Media Guide Review of "Stalag 20, 21 & 22 - The Next Generation".
Available on AMAZON MP3, iTunes, GOOGLE PLAY, RHAPSODY and SPOTIFY:
via PAYPAL orders: Cost -- $49.99. FREE Shipping & Handling in U.S.A. Overseas add an additional $15. USD for shipping.):
Related Stalag 20, 21 & 22 Press in Jamaican X-News.
Inverted Paradox (Various Artists) album.
as well as via PAYPAL orders: Cost -- $49.99. FREE Shipping & Handling in U.S.A. Overseas add an additional $15. USD for shipping.):
Artists: HR (of Bad Brains) , Jez Blak , Snuupi, Li-On, Roguish Armament, Bobby Culture,
Merciless & Bumfounded .
Roguish Armament Alternative Hiphop.
Bobby Culture's "Trip To Jamaica" 12" ep was released in 1986 under Jamekee/Dollar Bill labels. "Doc Holiday" and two dub tracks (side B) are included on this classic. Vinyl pushers are selling this 4-songs 33 1/3 rpm 12" ep vinyl online for US$80. Kool!! "Trip To Jamaica" is available via MP3 format on "Inverted Paradox" (Various Artist).
Read About Bobby Culture & "Trip To Jamaica".
Listen to a few D.I.A Records-related songs at DIA Records I - Myspace.
We love the snap, crackle and pop effects plus random piercing feedbacks.
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