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Seth founded Rootfire while he was managing a group of influential modern reggae acts, including The Green, John Brown’s Body, and Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad. The goal of the project has always been to connect the people who participate in the modern reggae movement.

GPGDS Poster/Ticket Giveaway

In honor of tonight’s premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad‘s Jedi-inspired New Year’s Eve concert, we are doing an Autographed Poster / Ticket giveaway. The rules are simple:

#1 Take a photo inspired by Star Wars

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Jah9 “Avocado”

One of my main goals for Rootfire going into 2016 is to encourage our community to spend more time outside doing things that complement the music we deeply love. Whether that is through features on bicycle rides and picnics in the country, or pick up soccer games in the park,… Read More

Rootfire World Premiere: Stick Figure “In This Love”

Stick Figure is the project of Santa Cruz, California-based producer Scott Woodruff. Lumped into a genre dominated by Reggae-Rock bands, Woodruff earned worldwide acclaim by incorporating lower tempo chillout music with elements of Jamaican dub and reggae.

Noted through his restrained vocals, multi-layered arrangements, and heavy riddims, Woodruff independently released… Read More

Rootfire World Premiere: Kimié Miner “Trouble”

On October 9, Hawaii’s Kimié Miner will release her self-titled album, featuring the smash pop-reggae tune “Trouble.” Supercharged by Miner’s divaesque performance and under the guise of Billy Van’s precision production, “Trouble” shines bright; with all the fuel needed to burn up radio stations worldwide, from the Pacific Islands… Read More