Author: Jessica Shvarts

An Exclusive Look into Shapes of a Soul – By Jessica Shvarts
“I can see the shapes of our dreams with the shapes of us all, the Shapes of a Soul…” As Roots of a Rebellion shared in an interview with Reggae [...]
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Reggae Rise Up Florida: Recapping the Weekend – By Jessica Shvarts
Reggae Rise Up Florida has grown into a staple for the reggae scene on the East Coast. As a third-time attendee myself, it has been a delight to watch this [...]
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Album Review: The Buzz About Bumpin Uglies’ New EP by Jessica Shvarts
The Bumpin Uglies have been busy. With the successful release of their last full-length album Beast From The East just last year, their never-ending tour schedule, and having just rocked the main stage [...]
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Getting to Know Roots of a Rebellion – By Jessica Shvarts
Recently hitting the road again, the Nashville-based reggae 6-piece Roots of a Rebellion cruised through a snowy Ohio last week. What happens when you corner half the band in their [...]
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Gearing Up for Reggae Rise Up Florida – By Jessica Shvarts
St. Petersburg, Florida. The Sunshine City. Home to a thriving local arts scene, Jannus Live – a touring musician favorite – and the destination of the annual pilgrimage of reggae [...]
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Livin’ the “Good Life” with Of Good Nature – by Jessica Shvarts
Many of you have probably heard of Of Good Nature. If you haven’t…now is a good time to pay attention. Hailing from Charlotte, NC, this group of funky gentlemen have [...]
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It’s More Than Just a Festival – Jessica Shvarts
Your vibes attracts your tribe. Irie times and good vibes. Positive mind. Positive vibe. Positive life. You attract the energy you give off. Good Vibes Only. …Ugh. So many clichés. [...]
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