Compost Mountain Boys

Compost Mountain Boys

25 years of performing traditional Bluegrass music in Humboldt County, CA The Compost Mountain Boys been performing traditional bluegrass music in Humboldt County since 1991. We play most anywhere from major festivals, to local venues and of course your personal event. The band has performed at CBA Festivals and has produced two c.d.’s, Compost Live in 2000, at the Redwood …

Monophonics

Monophonics

Raised amid the rich musical culture and history of the San Francisco Bay Area, Monophonics proudly carry the torch through the generations into today’s musical landscape. Holding on to tradition, but by no means purists of any kind, they play their own brand of music known as “Psychedelic Soul.” The 2012 release of Monophonics last album In Your Brain saw …

Blackalicious live

Blackalicious

http://blackalicious.com/ In a hip-hop career that has stretched past a decade, Blackalicious has earned respect the old-fashioned way–rising through honesty, commitment, and artistry. Blackalicious is an American hip hop duo from Sacramento, California made up of rapper Gift of Gab (born Tim Parker) and DJ/producer Chief Xcel (born Xavier Mosley). They are noted for Gift of Gab’s often “tongue-twisting”, multisyllabic, …

Mumu Crew

Mumu Crew

The Mumu Crew brings a unique, candid perspective on life during the prohibition in Humboldt County. An amazing satire awaits…. Playing Sunday at High Noon in Area 215

Kingfoot on the Train

Kingfoot

Kingfoot plays a unique style of original Acoustic Americana music blending Country, Bluegrass, Russian, Ska, African, Celtic and Rockabilly into a melting pot of great music! All three of Kingfoot’s musicians are seasoned players. Joe King, the group’s singer-songwriter recounts original stories of fallible humans finding their way in life. Kevin Johnson lays down the rhythm on the upright bass …

Dynasty One

Dynasty One

C-Baker w/ Dynasty One Playing Saturday 3pm at the Grassroots Stage A combination of Hip-hop and Reggae with mixes of Afro and Rock. Based out of Humboldt County, CA. Dynasty One brings a Original, Positive, Inspirational sound and rhythms like no other. C-Baker from Milton, Florida combined joined by 4 of the Finest musicians out of Humboldt county, John Thomas …

Asha Nan

The music of Asha Nan pulses out a soulful blend of Brazilian, African, reggae, funk, and hip-hop grooves. Their music supports positive lyrics of peace, unity, and spiritual transformation. The group’s musicians, Mike and Yemaya Kimmel, Justin Schwartzman, Jeff Thomas, Ju Drum, Colleen McNeely, and Greg Stokes, come together from mixed generations and backgrounds to create a communal musical experience …

Raashan Ahmad with Object Heavy

Raashan Ahmad with Object Heavy Object Heavy Damon Cooper- Vox Drew Mohr- Bass, Vox B. Swizlo- Keyboards Pete Ciotti- Drums Johnny Fiya- Guitar Object Heavy draws from the sound of soul music. Inspired by the parameters of Rock, Funk, Blues, R&B and Hip Hop, the band features Two voices which really capture their versatility with lyrics, reminding us of a …

Lafa Taylor with iPad necklace

Lafa Taylor

Criss-crossing the intersection of intelligent Hip Hop, R&B, and Electronic Dance Music, Lafa Taylor is a colorful West Coast based singer, rapper, and producer. Lafa’s gritty, sexy, bass heavy beats confidently blur boundaries and captivate listeners with diverse musical tastes. His collage of tasteful multi tempo music, keeps people dancing and engaged. With a vocal style that ranges from smooth …

Tanya Stephens

Tanya Stephens

Tanya Stephens, (born 2 July 1973 in St. Mary, Jamaica) is an influential reggae artist who emerged in the late 1990s. Stephens is most known for her hits “Yuh Nuh Ready Fi Dis Yet” — the single was later featured on the Reggae Gold 1997 compilation album — and “It’s a Pity”, for which Tanya achieved international recognition. She began …