In exactly four weeks the seventh edition of OverJam International Reggae Festival, will start and it will take place in Tolmin, Slovenia.
As we already said, for the first time ever we will be there as media partners, and we couldn’t be more excited, for this new adventure.
But going back to the festival, this year's line up is pretty cool so if you haven’t you better get your ticket. Tickets are available HERE, you can find the one day tickets from 20€, the festival + parking for 120€ and the festival+ camping and parking for 155 €.
On the main stage, Ziggy Marley and New Kingston headline the bill on 12th July, while on the 13th the spotlight will be on Macka B & The Roots Ragga Band plus Mellow Mood, and on the 14th Protoje & The Indiggnation will take care of the closing day of the festival.
The main stage will also host performances by Awa Fall aka Sista Awa & The Sound Rebels, Earth Beat Movement, Pokyman & Lukie Fwd, Sites Hlapci, Italee, Nadirah X & Israel Voice, Brain Holidays and Shanti Powa.
The Dub stage will be hosted by resident sound Warrior Charge who will be accompanied by OBF feat. Sr. Wilson & Charlie P, Paolo Baldini Dubfiles feat. Jules I and Andrew I, Coxsone Sound, Brother Culture, Kings Hi-Fi - Leo Samson, Digitron, Mmmeniga, DJ Kanto and Dub Kali.
The Dancehall area will be presided over by Huntin' Sound and will also feature sets from Northern Lights, Ma'Gash, Benny Page and Warrior Sound.
The musical programming is topped off by two days dedicated to sound system culture, as well as a pre-party taking place on the 9th.
On the spectacular river bank which characterises the festival’s location, there will be DJ sessions, workshops, activities for children as well as the Overjam University, which this year will feature writer, journalist and London based American DJ David Katz, who will lead the session dedicated to reggae music.
• 12th July: The Italian-Jamaican Connection with Jacopo and Lorenzo Garzia and Giulio Frausin of the Mellow Mood, plus producer Paolo Baldini.
• 13th July: Three Generations of Black British Sound System Culture with Lloydie Coxsone, Macka B and Brother Culture.
• 14th July: Women of Contemporary Reggae with Nadirah, Italee and Michelle of Northern Lights.
See you soon OverJam :)