Ghent Dub Splash | Unification Soundsystem | Etage Tropical, Ghent | 10-06-2022
Dandelion Soundsystem belongs to the top of German Soundsystem culture. Hailing from Freising near Munich Dandelion comes with upfull edutainment and tons of good vibes. Cooperations with singers like Sista Sherin,Treasure Irie and Isayah turn every session into a very special experience. Dandelion started building its soundsystem around the year 2000. Since then they have been organizing sessions with national and international artists playing longside Jah Shaka, Aba Shanti I, Channel One, King Shiloh, Alpha&Omega, Zion Gate HiFi and the likes and spreading their vibes and powerful message across the european continent from Austria and Switzerland over Italy, Croatia and Spain to Poland and Hungary. Once a year Dandelion Soundsystem runs the famous Rootsbase at Fusion Festival near Berlin. In 2009, Dandelion found its record label “New Flower Records” whose releases regularly mash up the dancehalls all over the world and were played by Number One Sounds like King Shiloh and Channel One.
Unification Soundsystem (Ghent) was founded 10 years ago by 3 friends, all with a different musical background, but the same passion for organizing dances and uniting people to enjoy heavy bass music, from roots to jungle. Nowadays they play mostly roots reggae and dub, best known for organising the Galm festival together with their compagnons of Cultivate & Rescue. For the night they will bring their own build sound system and crates full of roots and culture anthems.
Forward Fever has been active since the late 90 ’s
. They traveled around Europe and shared the stage with a whole host of artists from the reggae and dub scene.
Their first single, ‘Rasta We Rasta’ featuring Danny Red, Idren Natural and Jamma Dim became an anthem in the sound system world.
Since then, Forward Fever has released plenty of tracks on labels such as Indica Dubs, AbabaJahnoy, Woodland Records, Vibes Generator, Reservoir Dub and their own Forward Fever Recordings label. In addition to their Production work and DJ sets they are also active as promotors.
Dub Revolution, which they organise in Co-Operation with Cactus Club in bruges, is one of the longest running Reggae and Dub nights in Belgium.