Matisyahu and The Dirty Heads at Stubbs 9/04

When Matisyahu first emerged on the international stage in 2005, an icon was born. Matisyahu, iconic for his Hassidic back ground, has continued to gain the appraise of fans for his ability to mix his culture with catchy reggae beats.

Photo taken at Austin Music Hall via rock park photography.  

Matisyahu released a CD of his live performance at Stubbs in 2005, which helped his reputation take off.  Matisyahu is returning back to Austin for another performance at Stubbs on September 4th. Except this time, The Dirty Heads, will be joining Matisyahu on stage.

The Dirty Heads, who are now on a tour with Matisyahu, have certainly come a long way from their humble beginning. The band started when school friends Jared “Dirty J” Watson and Dustin “Duddy B” Bushnell developed their music career after messing around one afternoon with their music abilities, and discovered their talent could lead to something more. The group was later rounded out by adding percussionist Jon Olazabal, drummer Matt Ochoa, and bassist David Foral. Adding new members to the band eventually changed the band’s previous rap sounds to a sounds featuring more of a reggae beat.

Photo via The Dirty Heads Facebook page.

You will not want to miss this tour with Matisyahu and The Dirty Heads. On September 4th come and celebrate Matisyahu’s return to Stubbs, and enjoy the reggae melodies of both Matisyahu and The Dirty Heads.

Photo via The Dirty Heads Facebook page.  

The concert was previously booked at Austin Music Hall. Tickets that were purchased for the concert at Austin Music Hall will still be honored for this performance at Stubbs.

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