REGATTA 69 has been sailing the seas since the days when Ska was only spread across the underground. Times were rough and tough, but Captain, Brian Hill and his international crew would not be the determined and experienced pirates they are today, if they had not fought every battle and overcome any mutiny! On their minds – always the stage! They tour under every condition as long as the audience is dancing! USA, Europe or South Africa – every harbor gets occupied, every city taken! REGATTA 69 has played nearly 2000 concerts over the years!
Regatta 69's Latest Album, THE AIM IS THE WAY is a journey through the Seven Seas of Regatta 69's sound. They make their own magic fusing dub, punk rock, and reggae. The album is as multifaceted as the band itself – every song has its own history, but together they form a unique adventure that stands out from the masses of today’s music. Their path leads them to the people far and wide, spreading their sound into many corners of the world: The path is their goal – THE AIM IS THE WAY!
More about the band... Regatta 69 is a group of musicians from all over the USA and parts of Europe anchored by singer songwriter Brian Hill of Chapel Hill, NC. This reggae world-beat flavored rock band has been touring and recording for more than two decades. The play high energy concerts with own brand of progressive punky rock-reggae. The REGATTA 69 sound is a swift twist of off-beat rock, fast reggae rhythms, and punchy horn riffs. They pull in enthusiastic crowds all over the US and Europe and are known as a horn-blasting, beat- pounding, foot-movin' progressive ska band. Their infectious punky-reggae-rock grooves get people up on their feet and movin'. Delivering an all-out energetic concert of their original music and select remakes to fans near and far, Regatta 69 has performed 2000+ shows in 42 states and 17 countries. Their shows also feature carefully selected covers that have been recorded by the band for various compilation CDs. REGATTA 69 has sold tens of thousands of recordings. Tracks from their twelve records regularly appear on playlists for ska, reggae, and world music specialty shows. Furthermore, REGATTA 69 has been featured on 30 compilations from various record labels on both sides of the Atlantic.
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