France, UK, Poland – April 15, 2006: We have received many inquiries on Mikey Dread’s going on’s.
No darlings the Dread is not sleeping. He has been working assiduously in the Studios in Kingston Jamaica on his soon to be released CD “Back Stage Pass”. Hopes are to release the first single in Jamaica (where his career started) to commemorate his 30 years in Reggae Entertainment, before his European Tour commences.
Hey, do I have to keep reminding you all that when you Choose a Mighty Dread, you choose Mikey Dread. (smile). “Back Stage Pass” is surely going to be the wickedess Reggae Roots CD by a Jamaican Reggae Legend, coming out of Jamaica in a long time. So hold tight, be patient and stay TUNED!. Word out of Jamaica from Artist’s who have had the privilege to sample portions of the works; is that this CD will be something special, so wicked it can’t be touched. A fitting Tribute to the Original Dread at the Controls who brought you all “Rasta in Control”, “Break Down the Walls”, “African Anthem”; “SWALK”, “Equal Rights”’ and many, many more wicked Reggae Tunes..
Yes, the Jamaican Reggae Legend Mikey Dread being the Perfectionist he is, can only give you the BEST! The best of Mikey Dread is pure REGGAE GOLD!
The Anticipation for this product is fever HOT! Radio DJ’s Worldwide is poised to put the pedal to the metal and spin it out for you all when it hits! Keep a wake, Stay Alert and don’t miss out on this special “Back Stage Pass “ from the Dread known worldwide as Captivating, Sexy, an Energetic ball of fire, the Rasta who is always in control Mikey Dread.
First stop – Europe!
Mikey Dread is touring in Europe with the Dread at the Controls Band which consist of Flabba Holt on Bass, Bubbler and Tony Asher on Keyboards, Lenford Richards on Guitar and Richard Ace Junior on Drums. Coming also with a wicked horn section, Deadly Headley and Bruce Zimmerman on Saxophone and Andrew Stoch on Trombone.
Confirmed UK Tour Dates:
Friday, May 12, 2006 – Brewery Arts Centre – Kendal , UK
Saturday, May 13, 2006 – Jumping Hot Club – Newcastle , UK
Sunday, May 14, 2006 – The Arches – Glasgow , UK
Thursday, May 18, 2006 – Arts Centre – Colchester , UK
Friday, May 19, 2006 – Buttermarket – Shrewsbury , UK
Saturday, May 20, 2006 – Fiddlers – Bristol , UK
Sunday, May 21, 2006 – The Drum – Birmingham , UK
Confirmed Date in France:
Wednesday, May 24, 2006 – La Maroquinerie – Paris
Confirmed Polish Tour Dates:
Saturday, June 03, 2006 – Gorzów Wlkp. – “Reggae Nad Warta”
Sunday, June 04, 2006 – Wroclaw, “Alibi”
Thursday, June 08, 2006 – Warszawa, “Stodola”
Dread at the Controls:
P.O. Box 600542
Dallas, Texas 75360-0542