From dub to dancehall, roots to ska, London is one of the best places outside Jamaica to see and hear live reggae concerts. The reggae scene has changed beyond recognition since the capital’s first black soul and reggae venue, The Q Club, opened in Paddington 50 years ago, but its foundations are the same: equality, positive vibes and, above all, bassquaking music. From the London reggae artists to visiting superstars, check out these upcoming reggae shows in the city.
RECOMMENDED: Notting Hill Carnival 2016 guide
Live reggae concerts in London
The man who pioneered modern studio sonics, invented slash-and-fade mixing and kick-started Marley's Wailers is now off the skunk, but still as bonkers as ever. On stage he's known to be, erm, variable, with a dodgy European pop-reggae backing band and a rather eccentric MCing style. Be warned.Book now Read more