PLEASE NOTE: This Show starts at 7pm with Doors Open at 6pm
Coming soon to Uptown Theatre in Napa is global roots reggae phenomenon KATCHAFIRE. The all Maori Reggae band from New Zealand, bring their pure classic sound to music lovers worldwide, delivering one of the most authentic Reggae shows around today.
Katchafire has achieved 4 highly successful studio albums, received multiple awards, reached platinum sales, and had some of Reggae’s highest selling singles. Their sound is built on the foundations of classic roots reggae with an R’n’B and funk rub, mashing modern dancehall and slinky reggae pop. Katchafire has crafted a universal vibe, capturing something truly special in a diversity of instrumentation and clarity of sound.
Their popularity and critical acclaim has seen them share the stage with artists from Damien Marley, Steel Pulse, UB40, The Wailers, to Michael Franti and Spearhead and many more.. They’ve garnered respect from the likes of Don Letts (acclaimed documentary maker and Clash tour DJ), music journalist David Katz, and have been championed on the airwaves by radio legends such as Steve Barker (BBC), Charlie Gillet (BBC) and David Rodigan (Kiss FM and others) just to name a few of a very long list.
“Katchafire just keep coming up with goods. Their songwriting ability over the years has become second-to-none and time has allowed them to develop older songs to a point of perfection.” artsHub
Their latest release ‘Best So Far’ tips the hat to Katchafire’s classics in one amazing compilation for music lovers around the world. The band has been deep in studio mode creating their upcoming highly anticipated 5th Studio album and is about to begin their fall American Tour.
“The band has matured into one of the most cherished, original live reggae bands in the world.” states The Brag and Uptown Theatre is happy to welcome Katchafire again to its Napa and Bay Area fans on Sunday October 12th.