Featured News

New Signing!

Converge Records is happy to announce its signing of Sister Carol’s newest release “EMPRESSIVE”

Release date 6/24!!!

=====================================

NEW RELEASES

Jabali Afrika’s new cd “ROOTGANZA” is in a store near you.

The street date is March 25. This award winning band’s spectacular album is an amazing blend of African rhythms, vocals & much more! Check pollstar for the date of release in your city.

Don’t miss us. For more news about Jabali Afrika, check out their site at www.jabaliafrika.com.

International roots rock reggae SKAMPILATION VOLUME #1 is in stores now!

New York SKA jazz ensemble “live in europe” in stores now! Watch out for one of the best cd’s to date!

CHECKMATE REGGAE SQUEEZE – the latest release by Checkmate Records, currently Distributed by Converge Records is in stores now! Checkmate features such greats as Horace Andy, Delroy Williams, Worl-A-Girl, Diva B, Scorpion, Louie Rankin and more. Don’t miss it! 

=====================================

Converge Records is extremely happy to announce our confirmation of our Record Label Showcase at this year’s CMJ 2003 MUSIC MARATHON!!

The event takes place Oct 22-25th!! Check back for Venue and date.

In the meantime please check out the newest CMJ Certain Damage Compilation featuring Jabali Afrika’s “Sweetness” and Andy Smythe’s “Half me Half You”!!

=====================================

JABALI AFRIKA AT SOB’S APRIL 8TH

Cd release performance for their new release – “ROOTSGANZA” in stores march 25!!

Join us for this famous live show at sob’s april 9th 2003.

The most toured Kenyan band in us history!

Check out our ad in the beat magazine!

www.jabaliafrika.com

=====================================

NY SKA JAZZ ENSEMBLE

Live in Europe CD available on Converge Records

The RUFFIANS W/ DJ MUSH.1 of WNYU RADIO Tunnel One & Luis drummer from the Slackers

MARCH 15th, 2003 at clubtribeca 16 warren street NYC

1 block South of Chambers Street between church & Broadway tribecarockclub.com 212.766.1070

====================================

FIRST 2003 NYC REGGAE SKA SHOW

Rudy crew with the wailers at BB Kings January 3 NYC 2003!

=====================================

PAST SHOWS 2002 INCLUDED:

FRIDAY MARCH 1- @ The Hard Rock Cafe Ska Reggae Rap Night!

THE RUDY CREW – SKA Roots Skankin Reggae 11pm

MARCIA BELL & OUTRO – smooth groove real deal roots rock reggae 10pm Kristikull 9:00

R – Rapper 12PM

=====================================