DUB DISTRICT

DUB DISTRICT

 Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
BandWorldReggae

""Lead by vocalist & songwriter KING RAS DANIEL "JAH TUFF LION" ENGELKING-JAKUBOWSKI, son of Legendary American Reggael & Dub Pioneer, KING CARLOS "KING TUBBY" ENGELKING I....From Thought-Provoking & Spiritual, to Potent, High-Energy Social Commentary....DUB DISTRICT continues to break down barriers and bridge the gap between the foundation of REGGAEL & DUB Music and the present day! Go ahead and feel Irie with DUB DISTRICT."" ++ booking: dubdistrictbooking@yahoo.com ++

Biography

+""""THE FIGHT FOR LIFE. THE FIGHT FOR LIGHT." REGGAEL-DUB-ROOTS MUSIC FROM "THE PROMISED LAND" FOR THIS REVELATION TIME""+ 

""With a conscious voice & a revolutionary spirit, DUB DISTRICT will activate your mind & soul’s awakening. Lead by vocalist & songwriter RAS DANIEL ENGELKING-JAKUBOWSKI, DUB DISTRICT's musical vibration flows from the heart and is channeled through the heavens! Whether touring nationally in support of the underground success of the “DUB DISTRICT” LP/EP & “DUB DISTRICT II” LP in 2008, 2009 & 2010; sharing the stage with International Reggae acts, or working with Pioneering Jamaican Dub Engineers; DUB DISTRICT brings an original and ever-evolving style of progressive REGGAEL & DUB Music, while keeping a militancy for the purist-roots of the genre & culture. Representing a hundred+ shows, thousands of miles, & decades of musical experience! Based in "THE PROMISED LAND", MILWAUKEE, JA, WI, AMERICAHY, DUB DISTRICT continues to establish themselves from the Great Lakes to the West Coast and are humbly gaining a growing National & International fan base. DUB DISTRICT has truely earned themselves the reputation as a refreshing-force within the JAmerican & Global Reggae Community since 2006.

DUB DISTRICT is currently working on the release of the new album, “WITNESS” EP & LP, featuring singles "TUFF TOWN" & "ROOTS", available soon forward on SON OF JAKUB Music & Productions!  

The heavy drum & bass foundation of DUB DISTRICT, reinforces the consciously charged lyrics, sometimes sung and sometimes chanted by Frontman/Vocalist/Rhythm-Guitarist/Songwriter/Producer, RAS DANIEL "JAH TUFF LION" ENGELKING-JAKUBOWSKI. An active member of the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, (A.S.C.A.P.), since 2008, RAS DANIEL continues to hone his chosen profession of songwriting, within the Grand & Eminent Musical Tradition of His Beloved Family and Father, KING CARLOS "KING TUBBY" ENGELKING I. From thought-provoking & Spiritual, to potent, high-energy social commentary, DUB DISTRICT continues to touch on crucial issues that urgently need to be addressed in the world of music today. RAS DANIEL's vision of spreading a message of love & unification of humanity through JAH RASTAFARI Reggael music is important now more than ever before, with the knowledge that righteous music can make a serious impact on the people of the world.  Each DUB DISTRICT performance thrives on all original set lists, that's often times improvised & free-formed, with World-Class guest backing-musicians, the result is an original combination of sound yet to be heard, with the atmosphere of a musical family affair! DUB DISTRICT continues to break down barriers and bridge the gap between the foundation of REGGAEL & DUB Music and the present day. Go ahead and feel Irie with DUB DISTRICT!""""

CHECK FOR DUB DISTRICT’S NEW UPCOMING MUSIC RELEASES & TOURS soon forward & keep the link strong through all of the social media outlets! Jah bless! 


Lyrics

"Fight 4 Light"

Written By: RAS DANIEL A.K.A. DANIEL TIMOTHY ENGELKING-JAKUBOWSKI/ DUB DISTRICT/ SON OF JAKUB (A.S.C.A.P.)

"Sometimes I feel that I'm just so far from paradise. But one thing that I know is, you've got to fight for your life. Another thing that I know is, you can never give up the fight. THE FIGHT FOR LIFE. THE FIGHT FOR LIGHT." +RAS DANIEL A.K.A. DANIEL TIMOTHY ENGELKING-JAKUBOWSKI/ DUB DISTRICT/ SON OF JAKUB COPYRIGHT 2007 (A.S.C.A.P.)

Discography

DUB DISTRICT Discography:  DUB DISTRICT “WITNESS” EP & LP on HomeGrownGreen Records/SON OF JAKUB Music & ProductionsDUB DISTRICT "ACOUSTIC" LP released 2011 on HomeGrownGreen Records/SON OF JAKUB Music & ProductionsDUB DISTRICT "LIVE" LP released 2010 on HomeGrownGreen Records/SON OF JAKUB MUSIC & PRODUCTIONS DUB DISTRICT "DUB DISTRICT II" LP released 2010 on HomeGrownGreen Records/SON OF JAKUB MUSIC AND PRODUCTIONS • DUB DISTRICT "DUB DISTRICT" LP/EP released 2008/2009 on HomeGrownGreen Records • DUB DISTRICT "The Riverwest Sessions" EP released 2007 on HomeGrownGreen Records

Set List

+All songs written and arranged by Ras Daniel aka Daniel Timothy Engelking-Jakubowski (ascap) DUB DISTRICT/ SON OF JAKUB MUSIC AND PRODUCTIONS 2012®©

DUB DISTRICT radio spots: • 88.9 FM Radio Milwaukee 414 Show, Milwaukee, WI • 91.7 FM WMSE Reggae Vibrations Show, Milwaukee, WI - live radio broadcast from Mad Planet • 92.9 FM KJEE Reggae Sound-Clash Show, Santa Barbara, CA • 94.1 FM KFSC Positive Vibrations Show, Visalia, CA • 94.1 FM WSSP Rubadub Radio Show, UW Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI