The Sierra Nevada World Music Festival Boonville, California June 17-19, 2011 Photos by: Lee Abel, ReggaePortraits.com (Photos appear alphabetically – click the upper left hand corner for captions)
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Profile: Lee Abel first traveled to Jamaica in 1979 to photograph the Rastafarians. Her images since then have graced the covers of over 80 reggae albums, countless magazines and websites, and 2 editions of Lonely Planet's Guidebook to Jamaica. For more information, contact her at leeabel[AT]mindspring.com.
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Etana and Gyptian at The Independent San Francisco, CA May 24, 2011 Photos by Lee Abel, Reggaeportraits.com
Vieux Farka Toure, son of the late master guitarist Ali Farka Toure, put on an amazing show at The Independent in San Francisco on May 15, 2011. The singer from Mali combined his trademark blues-meets-Malian-meets-jazz sound. Photos by Lee Abel. Special thanks to Another Planet Entertainment for access.
The Independent, SF Kymani Marley, one of Bob Marley’s sons, greeted a full crowd in San Francisco at The Independent on Divisadero St. Kymani excellently performed songs off his previous albums as well as performed his father’s songs, on which he put a unique spin, his version being markedly different than his brothers’ – Damian, […]
Power to the Peaceful Festival September 10, 11, 12, 2010 Speedway Meadows, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco September 11, 2010 As the early morning fog lifted, over a thousand yogis saluted the sun and visualized peace, setting up the vibes in the meadow for the glorious day that was to follow. On 9/11/1999, Michael Franti […]
Anthony B January 12, 2011 The Independent San Francisco, California
By Lee Abel Another Planet Entertainment hosted Beres Hammond, Inner Circle, Culture featuring Kenyatta Hill (son of the late Joseph Hill), and actor/musician Leon at San Francisco’s The Independent on August 27, 2010. Many thanks to the artists and staff who gave us access to photograph the show.