Legendary reggae group Israel Vibration comes to the Roxy September 8th. The group comes from Kingston, Jamaica where they met in a rehabilitation center as children when battling polio in the late 70’s. They released their first album “The Same Song” in 1978 and continued to write and record 2 other albums before breaking up in 1981.
After a long break, Israel Vibration reunited in 1988 and have released 14 albums since. In 1997, Apple Gabriel left the group to pursue a solo career. Cecil “Skelly” Spence and Lascelle “Wiss” Bulgin have kept the group alive since then touring with Roots Radics.