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The Movement


Genre: Reggae, Rock, Hip-Hop
Hometown: Columbia, SC
Years Active: (2003–present)


Joshua Swain: Lead Vocals, Guitar
Jason Schmidt: Bass
Gary Jackson: Drums
Matt Goodwin: Keyboardist/Multi-Instrumentalist


Label Contacts: Reid Foster,
Management Company: Ineffable Music Group
Managers: Reid Foster,
Manager Assistants: Grey O'Neil,
Booking Agency: Mint Talent Group
Booking Agents: Cassie Siegel,
Tour Managers: Cory Scott,
FOH Engineers: Dave Cardonick,



The Movement has been winning the hearts and minds of alternative-reggae fans since their inception in Columbia, SC in 2003. Drawing inspiration from Sublime, 311, Slightly Stoopid and John Brown’s Body, they’ve come to be known as musical shapeshifters with a foundation of heavy drum and bass. Today the band consists of founding member, lead vocalist, and guitarist Joshua Swain, bassist Jason Schmidt, drummer Gary Jackson, and keyboardist/multi-instrumentalist Matt Goodwin. Their sixth studio album, Ways Of The World, dropped on June 7, 2019, debuting at #1 in the Billboard Reggae Chart.

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