Exeter Respect Festival | Night
The Barefoot Bandit | Revelation Roots Dub | Free’Minds
Sat 14 Aug 2021
All Ages | Standing
Doors 7.30pm - 11pm
Reggae and hip hop bands raising money for Exeter Respect.
We look forward to joining you in celebrating our message – ‘All Different, All Equal’. This year the festival will be dedicated to all front line NHS staff and key workers who are taking great risks to help the community.
The Barefoot Bandit are a highly energetic new-wave reggae/dub band based in Devon.
Their noise comprises of an electrifying blend of modern roots reggae, deep dark dub and a sprinkling of experimental soundscapes. Building a strong and loyal fan base, TBB have spread their sounds far and wide from headlining small stages at Glastonbury Festival to main stage performances at One Love Festival, Glass Butter Beach, Wonderfields and more.
Revelation Roots – ‘unplugged’ and stripped down to the bare core. Offering the audience a more intimate and chilled acoustic vibe, yet not too distant from the raw and sonorous reggae roots classics the band usually deliver; with a hit of mellow…
On vocals: you have the rich and direct, yet smooth vocals of Dan Salter combined beautifully with the sultry, yet driven vocals of AJP (Dan also on percussion). Accompanied by the awesome: Jez Hill on guitar, Jack Chilcot on Sax and Warren Bekir on Bass.
JamC, Riffree and Chatta along with DJ Cynical decided in early 2017 to combine their like minded lyrical content and passion for hip-hop to create the collective that is Free’Minds. Each bringing their own identities and characters to life through their music, expressing their independent views and insights into the way they view the world.
Due to being part of GK Beats, the hip-hop sub-section of the London based Graffiti Kings, they’ve been able to reach a global fanbase with over 2 million followers and growing fast. This has allowed them to share their take on the world with a wider audience within the hip-hop community.