"New England's Hottest Reggae Act" - Boston Magazine

 Dread Rocks..Fiery lyrical deliverance and diverse rhythmic sound cause the mind to think.  Heavy drum and bass infused with soul and rock inform the feet to dance. Conscious messages and a vibration of love inspire the heart to open. True to the spirit of roots reggae music, Dread Rocks, with their fresh brand of Reggae have come to "lively up the place".    Show of Shows, New elements, dynamic energy, Reggae for the next generation without forgetting our roots.  Solid and tight, trim and nice.   We are pleased to be working with International Reggae Star Kappo on a number of upcoming shows.  2017 looks to be our best year ever!! 

International Reggae Star Kappo - Welcome to Dread Rocks.

International Reggae Star Kappo - Welcome to Dread Rocks.

Upcoming Gigs and Events

Previous events


Encore Show

The Fat Cactus, Rt. 1. North , Lynnfield, MA

When it's nice we do it twice.   Look for Dread Rocks each month at the Fat Cactus 
throughout 2013. The Fat is where it is at for cool drinks and hot music.

Age limit: All ages


Phat Reggae

The Fat Cactus, Rt. 1 North , Lynnfield, MA

Shake off the winter blues with some HOT DreadRocks Reggae at the Fat.

Age limit: All ages


Rhumbline Reggae

The Rhumbline , 40 Railroad Ave, Gloucester, MA

Dread Rocks kicks off our 2013 dates in style at the famous Rhumbline in Gloucester, MA
Always something happening!

Age limit: 21+


Rhumb Line Reggae

The Rhumb Line , 40 Railroad Ave, Gloucester, MA

Join Dread Rocks for 3 sets of Solid Reggae grooves at the Rhumbline in Gloucester.
A great place to dance and mix it up

Age limit: 21+ or w/adult


OktoberFest Harvard Square

Harvard Square , JFK St. , Cambridge, MA

Dread Rocks plays the main stage at the 2012 Harvard Square Oktober Fest.  
This annual celebration attracts over 100,000 people to Harvard Square for a day of 
Music, Food and Fun.   

Age limit: All ages



Salvatore's, 354 Merrimack Street, Lawrence, MA

Outdoor Reggae Series on the deck at Salvatore's. 
Nice way to chill on a Sunday afternoon.

Age limit: All ages



Rhumblne Gloucester, 40 Railroad Ave, Gloucester, MA

Join Dread Rocks as we Rock Glo Town. 

Age limit: 21+


Fat Cactus

Lynnfield , MA

Age limit: All ages


The Black Lobster @ Stromberg's Cove

Salem, MA

Age limit: All ages


Boston Green Fest - Boston City Hall Plaza

City Hall Plaza - Green Soule Stage, Boston, MA

Join Dread Rocks on the Green Soul Stage at this years Boston Green Fest on City Hall Plaza.
Check out Bostongreenfest.org for the full line up of bands and show times.

Age limit: All ages


The Rhumb Line

Gloucester, MA

Age limit: All ages


Fat Cactus

Lynnfield, MA

Age limit: All ages


Black Lobster @ Stromberg's Cove

Black Lobster , Salem, MA

Age limit: All ages


Rhumbline Gloucester

Rhumbline Glo Town USA, 40 Railroad Ave, Gloucester, MA

Dread Rocks kicks off the month of June with a first ever appearance at this
popular Gloucester night spot. 

Age limit: 21+


Fat Cactus

Route 1, Lynnfield, MA

Join Dread Rocks on the deck at the FAT for a Friday Night Reggae Jam Boggie.
Always something happening!

Age limit: All ages


Daryl's Corner Bar

604 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA

The Weekly Tuesday Reggae Night always packs the house at Daryl's in the South End. 
What else you have going on between 8-11pm on a Tuesday night?

Age limit: 21+


Captain Carlos

Harbor Loop, Gloucester, MA

Join Dread Rocks on the Gloucester Water Front for a fun outdoor show.

Age limit: 21+


Dread Soul

Endicott College, Hale St, Beverly, MA

 Senior week show for the Endicott faithful.  Dreadrocks members merge with members of Soul Rebel Project for a special show dubbed "Dread Soul".
Sorry, this show is private and sold out.  

Age limit: All ages


Bud Light Reggae Fest at Sugarloaf USA

Sugarloaf USA, Carrabasset, Maine

Join Dread Rocks and several thousand of our close friends for the

24th annual Bud Light Reggae Fest at Sugarloaf USA  April 12th - 15th.  


Come for the weekend, "Good Vibes" lodging and ticket packages now available.  
Dread Rocks will be taking the outdoor Beach Stage at 4pm on Saturday,

The party continues Saturday Night with a power Reggae set in the
Widow Maker club at 8:45pm.  

available at sugarloaf.com Age limit: All ages


WERS 88.9 FM Boston - Live In Studio Performance

WERS , 180 Tremont St. , Boston, MA

Dread Rocks will be performing a 3 song in studio set
and interview on WERS 88.9 FM Boston.    

Tune in on your radio or listen live from any where
on the planet at WERS.org


Age limit: All ages

         Dread Rocks downloads are available on Itunes, Amazon, Spotify
    and most online music stores.  

Kappo's solo albums, including the newest release...Sensimilla also available on Itunes, Spotify or by visiting Kappomuzic.com