The dub sound of the Wicked Dub Division and the voice of Michela Grena for a show not to be missed Tuesday, July 16th.
Project born in 2014 from the union of historical and well-known names in the Italian dub panorama: Michela Grena, voice of the B.R.Stylers and Wicked Dub Division, a dub trio active for ten years. The band carries out a musical research, mixing warm and hypnotic sounds with more wicked and minimal shades. After the initial experience The rootical dub session, in homage to the origins of reggae roots revisited in a dub, WDD & Michela Grena experiment creating new songs and a personal stitle, thus coming to give their first work, "Dub Drops "(Self-production, April 2015). The disc is preceded by two singles, "Autumn drops" and "How many women" from which the first official video clip of the band is drawn. After a first year of concerts and already important milestones (Opening of 99Posse concerts, Dub Inc, Twinkle Brothers, Showcase Rototom Sunsplash 2015 ..) In March 2016 Michela Grena participates in the HeartBeat Festival as vocalist Zion Train, in Gutalajara - Mexico, combination which will be repeated in September 2016, for the entire German tour of Zion Train with Michela Grena on the voice and in 2017 with several appointments7 until the Uprising Festival in Slovakia. Also in March 2016 the second WDD album entitled "RED" comes out, preceded by the single "Freedom" and immediately after a live session study of the song "Roots And wings".
In March 2017 the single "Mama" is released for Reggae Ville together with the North East Ska Jazz Orchestra, which in just over a year reaches 2 million views on You tube.
Important awards and achievements
➢ 2015: Critical Prize Winners at the Inde & Voci per la libertà competition or at Amnesty Interna7onal Italia, with the song "New Slavery".
➢ Summer 2016: Selection of the 10 semi-finalists from the Ostroda Reggae Festival, with more than 80 groups from all over the world
➢ 2016: The album "Red" mentioned among the 5 best albums of 2016 from the Croatian portal reggae.hr, together with big names on the international scene, such as Jah9, Alborosie and Dub Inc.
➢ January 2017: Mention7 from Radio La7noAlTROCK from Minnesota, as one of the most interesting events of 2016.
➢ January 2017: "Red" among the choices of the best albums of 2016 from the Salento webzine Music Coast to Coast.
➢ January 2017: Inserted among the nominations of the best “strictly dub album of the year” from the important portal Reggae.fr and Culture Dub, together with the most important names of the world dub scene, such as Alpha and Omega, Zion Train, Lee Scratch Perry.
➢ December 2017: The song "Mama" together with NESJO oHene il Terzo Posto in the ranking of RedVibes among the best 30 Italian tunes of 2017. Third place as "Best Video" by Reggae Ville and enters the top 20 of Global reggae chart, single track self-produced & o.
Two productions have recently been released in 12 "Lion" (Roots Cooperation Prod)
"Mama" (Unemployement Records)