Dubvocaliza from London UK presents a crucial blend of reggae dynamics and fusion 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 2010
Performing their original self penned mix of pulsating debating and entertaining modern
The band came about when Barrington Delevante a dub 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 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 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.
They have come to the forefront as an ultimate 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
The name Dubvocaliza meaning to be outspoken, strident and articulate.
The band has recorded two devastatingly impressive albums to date , Earth Rise and World's Apart.
They have performed at major music festivals throughout the United Kingdon and Europe.
( Koblenz Sommerfest Koblenz Germany ) ( One Love Reggae Festival UK )
( Love Summer Festival UK ) ( Farmer Phil Music Festival UK)
( Clarence Park Music Festival UK) and a hosts of others Festivals and Music Venues.
Every member in the band is driven and exudes a passion and love of dub-reggae music. Dubvocaliza represent what is magical about live music , the magic connections and expressions that touch people at their core.
The message is optimism , love peace and universal healing .