Aug 18, 2019 | 5:00 PM | Sunday

Sun Aug 18, 5:00 PM - Sun Aug 18, 11:00 PM
501 5th Av NE, St Petersburg, FL 33701

Community: Downtown St Petersburg

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Dumb Money Presents proudly welcomes back Reggae juggernauts Rebelution to Vinoy Park in Downtown St. Petersburg on their “Good Vibes Summer Tour” with special guests Protoje, Collie Buddz, and DJ MACKLE on Sunday, August 18th.

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TICKETS:
$25 Early Bird Tickets (limited)
$35 – General Admission
$40 - Day Of Show
Gates will open at 5pm, with the show beginning at 6pm.

Tickets are on sale this Friday at 10am! Tickets are available at ETIX.com & Daddy Kool Records / DaddyKool.com

Fourteen years into an effervescent career, California reggae band Rebelution remains abundantly creative. Its members (singer/guitarist/lyricist Eric Rachmany, keyboardist Rory Carey, drummer Wesley Finley, and bassist Marley D. Williams) are as focused and committed as they are easygoing and laid-back. And they haven't lost a step since Falling Into Place, their 2016 studio album, became the band's fourth release to top the Billboard reggae chart, earning them their first ever Grammy nomination in the category of Best Reggae Album. Ever expanding and reaching wider audiences, the Rebelution phenomenon continues to spread good vibes on tour, and in the studio.

Free Rein, their sixth studio album, while still rooted in the Jamaican inspiration that Rebelution's songs and sounds have always paid homage to, takes experimental leaps and new adventures too, welcoming old fans and new audiences alike. The musicians collaborated with Jamaican artists on three of the 12 new tracks. Don Corleon (Sean Paul, Rihanna) produced "Rise On Top," a pointed reflection on celebrity and ambition; and Winta James, producer for Damian Marley and Chronixx, worked with the band on "Settle Down Easy" and "City Life," two songs that reflect a more confessional perspective.

"Celebrate," the new album's opening track, nods to the classic Rebelution sound. It has special meaning for the band too. In their long months on the road, they've met fans with health struggles who've said that their music has helped them get through tough times. An energizing shout-out to one and all, the song celebrates the oneness of artist and audience.

The band remains in touch with the traditions that it builds on. Much of the style, the songwriting, and the quality of the instrumentals derive from Jamaican roots, says Rachmany, stressing what an honor it is that producers from reggae's birthplace signed on to work with Rebelution.

But every great band is its own life force as well, an

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