BIOGRAPHY

 

Dubvocaliza from London UK presents a crucial blend of rock dynamics and reggae vibes built on soulful, sometimes jazz tinged musicality.  If you dig Bob Marley, Aswad, Steel Pulse you'll love Dubvocaliza, but likewise if you are a fan of Pink Floyd, Massive Attack or Marvin Gaye . 

The band has been creating quite a stir on the music scene since formation in 2008.performing their original mix of lively and lyrical dub and reggae.

They are progressively inclined but pop sensibilities to the fore, Dennis Bovell’s Matumbi could also be a good touchstone for enjoying the wonderful          dubvocaliza, a fantastic live band. 

The band came about when dub poet , lead vocalist and song writer Barington Delevente and lead guitarist Kevin Draper, friends from a previous band came together by mutual interest in dub and reggae music.

They were later joined by  drummer Matt Curr who stirred up the mix with his awesome and creative style, playing rock, reggae  and dub loops.

The combination fitted perfectly  and gave Dubvocaliza that original and creative edge that defines the bands unique  and distinctive sound.

Drawing  their inspirations from Peter Tosh, Horace Andy, Ini Kamoze and other artists, dubvocaliza is an exciting, worldly and spiritually potent dub-fusion, electro -rock reggae band , they represent what is magical about live music, the magic connections and expressions that touch people at their core.  

The band's message is optimism, love, peace and universal healing , conscious songs delivered with a weighty and musical vibrancy.

Dubvocaliza set the mood and match the moment with true to life songs of unity and love, they set out to give you invaluable food for thought and music for change.

Although the band is satisfied with their accomplishments so far, they have set their sights on performing in all 27 countries of the European Union.

There are 9 members in the band from diverse backgrounds and countries. Jamaica , Poland , Italy, France  and England  . They have performed to outstanding acclaim at numerous music festivals and  venues throughout the United Kingdom and Europe.

They have recorded 5  extremely impressive albums to date 1 ( CONTEMPLATION ) 2 ( MYSTIFICATION ) 3 (PUSHING THE BOUNDARIES ) 4 ( EARTH RISE )  5 ( WORLD'S APART )

They have performed at   ONE LOVE REGGAE FESTIVAL 2017  UK :  LOVE SUMMER FESTIVAL 2017 UK :  CLARENCE PARK MUSIC FESTIVAL 2016 UK  : 

BEACON MUSIC FESTIVAL 2016 UK :   FARMER PHIL MUSIC FESTIVAL 2015 UK :  ONE LOVE FESTIVAL 2014 UK : LECHLADE MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014 UK :  

WORCESTER MUSIC FESTIVAL UK 2013  : ONE WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL UK 2013: SUMMER RETREAT MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014 UK.

The full band comprise Barrington Delevante - Lead vocalist/song writer:     Kevin Draper- Lead guitarist/composer  :   Matthew Curr - Drummer / composer.     Michael Lockhart- Bass Guitarist / composer :   Natalia Sitkowska-Lead singer:   Antonio Spina - Percussionist :   Ayashamar Atkin - Backing singer :     Markus Smith - Keyboard Player :       Gabriele Opicella - Rhythm Guitarist.

 

WE WANT TO GIVE CREDIT TO SOME FORMER BAND MEMBERS THAT HAS CONTRIBUTED GREATLY TO OUR BAND/MUSIC. (  ANDREW WELLESLEY FORMER RHYTHM GUITARIST ). ( BEN JACKSON) BEN-JAM :BASS GUITARIST.  ( DANAILA GONZAGA ) MIRANDA: DRUMMER.  ( ALESSIA DE-VITO) : SINGER.