MLK Tribute feat. iRon Lion and Davina Jackson
Jan 18, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$12 – $15
Doors 7:30 // Show 8:00 PM
$12 advance, $15 door
Beer // wine // non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase. No food.
iRon Lion World and The Front Porch presents:
The “Pre-MLK DAY” reggae & poetry showcase
feat. Ronnie “iRon Lion” Brandon & special guest Davina Jackson
The Pre-MLK Day showcase will feature Virginia reggae/soul artist & orator Ronnie “iRon Lion” Brandon w/ special guest opener, Cville’s own Davina Jackson, both backed by a solid reggae band lead by former Wailer’s Band member and elder world touring reggae guitarist, Ras Mel. Come out and enjoy the vibes as Chicago born and Virginia bred human rights activist, Ronnie “iRon Lion” Brandon, who is also a former Radford University student, recites the “I have a dream” speech, in honor of Dr. King. The two will also perform a few conscious reggae/soul sets to add some goodness to the night! Open mic will start the night off for those who want to express what Dr. King means to them!
***In 2010 iRon Lion and Davina Jackson recorded their collaboration single “Love Me” and performed it at The Sprint Pavilion as openers for reggae legend Jimmy Cliff!