Delray Beach, Fla. – Celebrating a rare Florida appearance, the legendary Boston’s on the Beach Reggae Concert Series is proud to present Reggae Ambassadors – Third World in an intimate showcase.
When: Monday, August 29, 2016 at 9 p.m.; Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 1 a.m.
Where: Boston’s on the Beach – 40 S. Ocean Blvd., Delray Beach, FL 33483
Advanced Tickets: $20
Door Admission: $25
Celebrating 43 years, Reggae Ambassadors – Third World is one of the longest lived reggae bands of all time, and one of Jamaica’s most consistently popular crossover acts among international audiences. Mixing in elements of R&B, funk, pop, and rock and, later on, dance hall and rap, Third World’s style has been described as “reggae-fusion.”
With 10 Grammy nominations and a catalogue of charted smash hits, including “Now That We Found Love,” “96 Degrees in the Shade,” and “Try Jah Love,” Third World is more than just one of the top reggae bands of all time, it is an institution that stands for producing and performing music which, while holding firm to the cultural and ancestral roots of its members, still pushes forward the cutting edge of music worldwide. It is an institution whose themes are positive, progressive, and internationally relevant.
Third World has performed for thousands of music fans on six of the seven continents. Third World toured and recorded with the late, great Bob Marley, including opening for Marley’s first world tour in 1978, they also recorded and toured with master blaster Stevie Wonder, who produced two of their albums in the ’80s, Third World toured America with legendary guitarist Santana, opened for the Jackson 5’s first concert in Jamaica, shared stages throughout the world with Bono of U2, Sting, The Police, Whitney Houston, Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill, Jimmy Buffett, Eric Clapton, Marc Anthony, and more. Third World’s performance will be hosted by Kulcha Shok’s Lance-O. Local legends Brothers United will open at 9 p.m.
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About Boston’s on the Beach
Boston’s on the Beach in Delray Beach, Fla., has been a premier sports bar, entertainment venue, and restaurant for the past 37 years. The recently renovated hot spot has received numerous accolades, including “Best Neighborhood Bar” and “Best Live Entertainment,” and has been recognized as a “Top 10 Florida Beach Bar” in 2015 and 2016. Boston’s is South Florida’s official home for New England sports and your hometown teams, with two bars and casual seating with a view of over 30 TVs. Countless bands for all musical tastes love to play the Boston’s stage. With breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, Boston’s offers indoor and outdoor seating with a varied menu, happy hour, and nightly entertainment. Upstairs from Boston’s is 50 Ocean, a casually sophisticated restaurant with spectacular ocean views. Just outside is the new Sandbar Delray Beach, a one-of-a-kind oceanfront restaurant with a tiki bar and beach sand underfoot.
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Boston’s on the Beach
40 South Ocean Blvd.
Delray Beach, FL 33483
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