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Alborosie
Phone (510) 444-7474
Price $30 advance/$35 door
Age Suitability 18 and up
Category Reggae

Alborosie

Saturday, Apr 20, 2013 8:00p to Sunday, Apr 21, 2013 2:00a
The New Parish Oakland, CA

The first Italian reggae artist to be internationally recognised, Alberto D’ Ascola (aka Alborosie) was born in Sicily in 1977.

He formed his first band “Reggae National Tickets” in 1992 and they quickly reached success selling more than 200,000 records.

They were the first Italian band to play at Sunsplash and Sumfest in Jamaica in the Nineties.
After their success in Italy, Alborosie moved to Jamaica in 2000. His friendship with John Baker (ex-producer of Pm Dawn and member of Island Records)
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Alborosie
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Singer, songwriter, DJ, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Alborosie ended up being one of the more unlikely of Jamaica’s dancehall and reggae stars. Born Alberto D’Ascola in Marsala, Sicily on July 4, 1977, the son of a retired police officer, Alborosie taught himself to play guitar, bass, drums, and piano and by 1993, when he was just 15, he was playing in the Italian reggae band Reggae National Tickets, billing himself as Stena....
Jah Yzer
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(born October 16, 1976) Jah Yzer also known as BMK (Blunt Masta Kash) is a DJ, producer, and emcee. He is considered a prominent figure in the reggae scene and was first noticed on air with Bay Area’s number one hip hop radio station “106 KMEL”....
DJ Smoky
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DJ Smoky aka DJ Smoke-1, born and raised in E. Oakland, Ca., DJ Smoke-1 is a product of the mid ’80′s breakdance era, when records where the natural medium of music maneuvering. Growing up with influences from RUN DMC & TOO $HORT to STEEL PULSE & SUPERCAT, the musical recipe was born....
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