Latest Fortunate Youth Articles
Iration will team with Pepper, Fortunate Youth and Katastro for the 43-stop “Live From Paradise!” tour.
Iration’s Live From Paradise Tour spans spring and summer and also features Pepper, Fortunate Youth and Katastro.
Listen to Roots Of Creation’s interpretation of the Grateful Dead’s “Casey Jones” featuring Dan Kelly from their forthcoming ‘Grateful Dub’ album.
California reggae/dub act Stick Figure brought their Set In Stone Tour to The Fillmore along with Fortunate Youth and Raging Fyah, where Sterling Munksgard captured the action.
About Fortunate Youth
Fortunate Youth is a collaboration of South Bay reggae stand-outs. Coming from various bands, they’ve created a phenomenal 7 piece bringing more fire to the stage than ever before. Combining rootsy vibes and heavy bass lines, united with multiple harmonies and boisterous solos, separates Fortunate Youth from every other mainstream reggae band. With their high energy approach and positive stage presence they provide an unforgettable show to every music fan. Also providing instrumentals on extreme sports video games, Surf films, tv and radio commercials to recording full length albums. They have had the honor to share the stage with bands such as Groundation, The Abyssinians, Tribal Seeds, Sashamon, Toots & the Maytals, Elan, and The Wailers.
Watch Gov’t Mule welcome drummer Jerry Marotta on “What Is Hip?” during their show at the Palace Theatre in Albany, New York.
In an interview with Trigger Hippy’s Steve Gorman and Nick Govrik, the pair discuss getting the band back together with new members and new music.
Drummer/percussionist/songwriter Yonrico Scott has died at age 63.
Episode 46 of The JamBase Podcast features “The Art Of The Sit-In” with Jennifer Hartswick of the Trey Anastasio Band and “The Rundown” of recent news items.
Eric Krasno, Duane Trucks, Todd Sheaffer and Jason Crosby are among the additions to the lineup for the upcoming “There’s A Reward: A Celebration Of The Life & Music Of Neal Casal” benefit concert in honor of the late Neal Casal.