Fortunate Youth’s objective is to ensure a performance that leaves you feeling euphoric and curious of what might happen at the next show. Check out the South Bay reggae standouts Friday at House of Rock with Ashes of Babylon, Bum Lucky and True Press. Doors are at 8 p.m.
Members of Fortunate Youth came from various bands to create 7-piece masterpiece that brings more fire to the stage than ever before. Combining rootsy vibes and strong bass lines with boisterous guitar solos and heavy keys separates them from the others.
Ashes of Babylon originally hails from Lake Charles, La., and now calls Austin home. Ashes of Babylon brings an original style of music with a blend of jazz, R&B, hip-hop and funk while keeping a solid roots reggae core.
True Press is a Los Angeles-based band determined to bring their progressive reggae sound to new audiences. The message is simple: bring together rise up for unity and enjoy life with grooving warmth and positive vibrations.
Bum Lucky is a Dallas dub-reggae/rock band that started in Tempe, Ariz. Pieced together in late 2010 through today, the six piece band shares its deep passion for peace, love, unity and music through its grooves.