ADDIS PABLO (JAM) at Melahuset
lørdag 15. september 2018 kl. 22:00 på Mela kafé
Reggae Royalty coming to Oslo!!
Melahuset & Reggae Regular proudly presents:
ADDIS PABLO (JAM)
playing on the Roastfish & Cornbread Sound System
alongside KingsTone (Selecta Harmony & Dominic Reuben)
Sattaday 15th September
22.00 – 03.00
riddim tax: kr 100 (!)
@ Melahuset, Mariboesgate 8 (vis a vis Rockerfeller)
The son of the foundation cornerstone musician and producer Augustus Pablo, Addis Pablo continues the works and has been playing, producing and touring for the last ten years. This is the first time he appears in Norway!
After totally selling out the esteemed Jazz Café in London earlier this year, Addis Pablo had a busy summer playing at all the major reggae festivals in Europe. Rockers International Camp is now ready to bless Oslo too!
Addis Pablo is a melodica player and composer from Jamaica. The son of the legendary Augustus Pablo, Addis and his sister Isis carry on their father’s musical heritage being in charge of their Fathers Estate, creating events such as the Augustus Pablo Tribute in Jamaica and contemporary art exhibits by Isis in Japan.
Addis following in his fathers footsteps has been producing his own music since 2008 and touring globally for 6 years, his debut album titled “In His Father’s House” was released in 2014 and was received world wide with high ratings. The project featured other Jamaican artists such as Exile Di Brave, Earl 16, Prince Allah, Chezidech, and more. Some of the his other projects include Suns of Dub x Walshy Fire Major Lazer Mixtape (2013), Sizza x Suns Of Dub “Jah Jah Solve Dem” (2014), and Suns of Dub “Far East Mixtape” with Mighty Crown (2015), and his most recent projects “Majestic Melodies” mixtape (2017) and the Majestic Melodies Ep (2018)
Addis’ tours have taken him through out the world delivering his father’s music and memory to his father’s fans as well as delivering his own music to a new generation of fans. He has toured throughout Europe, The UK, The United States , Hong Kong, Singapore. Malaysia Indonesia and Japan. He has opened for acts such as Inner Circle,The Mighty Diamonds and Earl Chinna Smith. Addis has been featured on major international reggae festivals including Garance Reggae Festival, Reggae Jam, Reggae On The River, and Uppsala Reggae Festival in Sweden.
Recent highlights include Addis Pablo selling out the Jazz Cafe in London in April of 2018. In June of this year, Addis and his sister Isis Swaby payed tribute to Pablo at the Apple Store in Williamsburg Brooklyn with a DJ Set by Isis and performance by Addis. They were also invited to speak about their Father at a Sonos (Speaker Brand) Event celebrating International Reggae Day on July 1st .