Jay Allen Sanford 8 p.m., Sept. 20
Micah Pueschel: Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric), Vocals | Adam Taylor: Bass guitar | Joseph Dickens: Drums | Cayson Peterson: Keyboards | Micah Brown: Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric), Vocals
RIYL: Tomorrow's Bad Seeds, Simisi and Fula Bula, Hirie, Tribal Seeds, Big Mountain, Quino
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Influences: Black Uhuru, Dub FX, the Mighty Black Diamonds, Pepper, Steel Pulse, Pato Banton, Mikey Dread, Ooklah the Moc, Yellowman, Natural Vibrations, Elijah Emmanuel, Easy Star All Stars
"We have all been friends since we were kids on the Big Island," says Iration on its website. Band members live in Santa Barbara and northern San Diego.
The band released a video for their track "Hotting Up" in June 2016, with an acoustic album released at the end of the year, Double UP.
Spring and summer 2017 found the band playing the Reggae Rise Up Festival, Jackson Hole Rendezvous, and the California Roots Music and Arts Festival, as well as touring with Slightly Stoopid on their Sounds of Summer 2017 Tour, featuring J Boog & the Movement and kicking off June 8 in Glen Allen, VA.
Their summer 2017 single "Fly With Me" debuted at number 1 on the iTunes Reggae Songs chart.