The Godfather of Dub and Reggae is back in town with a headlining show at the Echoplex on Wednesday, August 27th. Recognized for his production contributions for many great reggae artists, most notably Bob Marley and the Wailers), Lee “Scratch” Perry has earned himself quite the title. Since 1969 he has released more than 30 albums, with his latest titled Back On The Controls. You can catch Perry with supporting acts Subatomic Soundsystem, and Llyod Hemmings and The Awah Band. Lee “Scratch” Perry will also perform for the 2014 Twilight Concert Series at the Santa Monica Pier.
Tickets are $15 (ADV)/$20 (DOS), show starts at 9 pm, and the event is 21 and over. You can purchase tickets or try and win a pair of tickets with us by entering the contest below!
First make sure you’re following Grimy Goods on Twitter here and/or “like” our Facebook page here. Next, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name for guest list and a clever reason why you want a pair of tickets to Lee “Scratch” Perry at The Echoplex. When you’re done with your email, send us a Tweet so we know you entered the contest or you can post on our Facebook wall. We’ll select a winner that has done all of the above mentioned. Winners will be announced via email, Facebook and Twitter on Sunday August 24th. Winners will have until 10am Monday, August 25th to reply back to our email and confirm their win.
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Lee Scratch Perry – “Rainy Night Dub”
Lloyd Hemmings – “Talk is cheap”