Island Head will be performing at ‘A Place 2 Go’ the hottest Jamaican restaurant in New York on Friday March 14, 2014. Owned by renowned Chef Chrissie, this place not only has the best Jamaican food around, it is also known for bringing the best reggae musicians.
Come in and have dinner then, Island Head will perform the entire “Punky Reggae Party” album and then some! Band starts at 10:00 PM. No cover charge – live reggae music!
If you want a preview of the band live, here are 2 YouTube videos:
“I Shot The Sheriff”
“So Much Trouble In The World”
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Island Head reggae band’s live performance of Bob Marley’s “So Much Trouble in the World”. The studio version can be heard on the album “Punky Reggae Party”. This performance is from the summer of 2013 at The Cutting Room in New York City.
Band members include Andy Bassford and Mikey ‘Mao’ Chung on guitars, Timmy Cappello on sax, James K. Smith on trumpet, Jeff Ganz on bass, Mike Mancini on keyboards and Billy Messinetti on drums. The studio version of “So Much Trouble in the World” can be heard on the Island Head album “Punky Reggae Party”. Island Head is also known as Island Head Band and Island Head Musicians.
Listen to the reggae radio station on SiriusXM channel 42 “The Joint” and hear the live in-studio versions of “Punky Reggae Party”, “Burnin’ and Lootin'” and “So Much Trouble in the World”. The session was recorded the same day as The Cutting Room show.
Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vTATvUQL6MM
Pictured (left to right) Timmy Cappello, Jeff Ganz, Mikey ‘Mao’ Chung and Andy Bassford
Andy Bassford (guitarist)
Pat McKay (program director for The Joint with Island Head)
James K. Smith (trumpet player)
Mike Mancini (keyboard player)
Billy Messinetti (drummer)
If you have been hearing the instrumental version of “So Much Trouble In The World” on SiriusXM channel 42 “The Joint” (reggae channel) then, you have found the right place.
Thanks to Program Director Pat McKay, “So Much Trouble In The World”, written by the legend Bob Marley, has been airing in regular rotation. Be sure to come to the live Island Head show at New York City’s The Cutting Room. The musicians will be coming into town on July 24, 2013. Summer’s here and the time is right to reggae!!
Stay tuned for more exciting news coming that day – to be announced!
Click here for tickets to The Cutting Room show. Get your tickets early because it will SELL OUT!
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