Dubvocaliza from London United Kingdom presents a crucial blend of reggae dynamics and dub fusion vibes, built on soulful, sometimes jazz tinged musicality.
The band has been creating quite a stir on the music scene since formation in 2010
Performing their original self penned mix of pulsating debating and entertaining modern roots rock reggae and dub
The band came about when Barrington Delevante a musical poet , singer song writer and Kevin Draper a lead guitarist, friends from a previous band " Dubfunksta" came together by mutual interest in dub and reggae music.
They were later joined by Elise a creative and versatile female bass player with Matt Curr a drummer from a rock band " Killer-Fix" 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.
The name Dubvocaliza meaning to be outspoken, strident and articulate.
The band has recorded 4 devastatingly impressive albums to date , Earth Rise World's Apart , Contemplation and Mystification.
They have come to the forefront as an ultimate roots rock dub reggae band for modern times with songs about current world issues , social justice , peace, love and the humanity of the soul, playing lively and lyrical true to life reggae music that speaks to the core of humanity
Every member in the band is driven and exudes a passion and love of roots rock reggae music.
The band represent what is magical about live music , the magic connections and expressions that touch people at their core.
The message is optimism , love, peace , tolerance and universal healing , conscious songs delivered with weighty musical vibrancy.
The band set the mood and matches the moment with true to life songs , invaluable food for thought and music for change.
Dubvocaliza have performed to outstanding acclaim at numerous music festivals throughout the United Kingdom and Europe.
( Koblenz Sommerfest Koblenz Germany ) ( One Love Reggae Festival UK )
( Love Summer Festival UK ) ( Farmer Phil Music Festival UK) ( Barnet Summertime Festival UK )
( East Barnet Festival UK) ( For The Love Of Music Festival UK ) ( Lechlade Music Festival UK)
( Beacon Festival UK) ( Clarence Park Music Festival UK) ( Worcester Music Festival UK )
(One World Music Festival UK ) and a hosts of other music festivals and venues.
Although the band is satisfied with their accomplishments , they have set their sights on performing in all the 26 countries in the European Union, Canada, The United States, Africa and The Caribbean.
There are 7 members in the band from diverse backgrounds and countries , such as Jamaica, France , Seychelles , Romania and England.
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 is progressively inclined but Pop sensibilities to the fore, Dennis Bovell's Matumbi could be a good touchstone for describing the wonderful dubvocaliza band."