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Marley The Messenger LIVE @ Josh's Place

Josh's Place, 14005 NW 146th Ave, Alachua

Josh’s Place is a community outreach program where people can feel safe to be themselves, know they’re not alone with their struggles, and find hope and encouragement. Weekly meet-up & activities nights are Thursdays, 6-8pm with food, fun, and more! The program is designed for Teens, but all are welcome, and there is no cost to attend or participate. Josh's Place’s current venue is located at 14005 NW 146th Ave, Alachua, FL. Events take place in the gym at the First Baptist Church of Alachua, however there is no affiliation. This is not a religious event. Thursday, Feb. 29th, 2024, Josh's Place welcomes Hip-Hop artist, event host, and content creator, Marley The Messenger. This free program takes place 6-8pm.

Presented by MusicGNV and Night Before Media, "Aux Wars II" is a performance battle with 16 artists competing for the #1 spot.

Recent MusicGNV recording grant recipients, Marley The Messenger, Sir Flame, and Tee Whitey will also be performing ate the event.

*Marley The Messenger Set Time: 9pm

Venue: How Bazar (60 SW 2nd St, Gainesville, FL 32601)

Event Time: 8pm - 11pm

Tickets/Cover: $5

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Foundation is coming back from Japan, and we're throwing an enthusiastic Hip-Hop show April 9th from 8PM-12PM at the Dunedin Brewery. We have a formidable lineup for this event.


Headlining is Dorion James & Marley The Messenger, based out of Gainesville, Florida this Hip-Hop and R&B duo will guarantee to entertain all in attendance.


Jon Ditty 2018 - "Best Local Hip-Hop Act" in Creative Loafing Foundation-FNDTN former member of Foundation X DJ Hurley Tampa's very own Bc and Animal Ace DJ/Producer with live didgeridoo, drums, and percussion creating a psychedelic mix of Glitch, Funk and Downtempo, with animal themed melodies, Hip-Hop grooves, and modulated bass lines.



Join us Friday, Feb 21st at The Blind Pig DeLand for this FREE ENTRY EVENT Featuring LIVE MUSIC by Gainesville, Florida-based Hip Hop/R&B Duo, Marley The Messenger & Dorion James with Turntablist/DJ Mellow Blendz!! The night will consist of multiple performances by Marley & Dorion, backed by DJ Mellow Blendz who will also be performing multiple DJ sets. Come dance, drink and vibe with us!!!


Marley & Dorion ( bring a unique energy & finesse to both the studio and the stage. The 2 artists met at the end of 2018 and have been performing regularly throughout the state of Florida since joining forces in January of 2019. They are currently finishing up their first studio album (Prod. by Thomas Swanson Productions) and plan to announce a release date soon.

DJ Mellow Blendz is a staple in Gainesville, FL, working with artists of all genres and is a local favorite at clubs, festivals and private events.


10pm - 10:30pm - Set 1: Marley The Messenger & Dorion James

10:30pm - 11pm - DJ Set 1: DJ Mellow Blendz

11pm - 11:30pm - Set 2: Marley The Messenger & Dorion James

11:30pm - 12am - DJ Set 2: DJ Mellow Blendz

12am - 12:30am - Set 3: Marley The Messenger & Dorion James

12:30am - 1am - DJ Set 3: DJ Mellow Blendz

SwampCity Gallery Lounge Presents, "Friday Night Lights: R&B & Hip Hop Showcase," Friday, Jan 24, 2020, Featuring some of the best Hip Hop and R&B artists North-Central Florida has to offer!!

Performing Live:

Marley The Messenger & Dorion James Gainesville, Florida Hip Hop/R&B duo

Azazus Gainesville-based, Alabama-born Hip Hip/Rap/R&B artist

The Lyrical KingKong Gainesville, FL Hip Hop artist & CEO of Black Galaxy Entertainment

Rashon Medlock Jacksonville, FL R&B/Indie Soul

DJ: Mellow Blendz Gainesville-based, Georgia-born DJ/Turntablist

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Marley The Messenger & Dorion James, Gainesville-based Hip Hop/R&B duo, along with DJ Mellow Blendz will be opening for Hip Hop Legend, KRS-ONE!! (

Approximate performance time for Marley & Dorion is 10:30pm (directly before KRS) but set times may shift slightly forward or back.

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Live Music and Improv Theater performances to benefit the indigenous peoples of India and Asian elephants.

Location: First Magnitude Brewery

Time: 4:00pm-10:30pm

Performances by:

Marley The Messenger & Dorion James: (Contemporary Hip-Hop) - 4pm Pamelli Marafon (Brazilian Jazz) - 5pm Theater Strike Force (improv) - 6pm Penn Johnson (Medicinal Folk) - 8pm Broskis (Latin Ska Fusion) - 9pm

Great beer discounts for donations to Conservation Initiative for the Asian Elephant (CIFAE), along with CIFAE apparel, and beautiful elephant and Asian art.

Event is free to the public!

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Marley & Dorion, Live @ DeLand Original Music Festival


What: 19th Annual DeLand Original Music Festival

When: Saturday, Nov 2, 2019

Who: Marley The Messenger & Dorion James w/DJ Mellow Blendz

Where: 2 Performances:

1) 5pm-5:45pm @ The Blind Pig (Stage 14)

2) 8:45pm-9:30pm @ The Elusive Grape (Stage 18:Outside/Back Alley)

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The (19th Annual) DeLand Original Music Festival takes place in the Historic Downtown District of DeLand, Florida and features only Florida-based artists! Over 120 acts performing on 21 stages! The event is a 12 hour Original Music & Art Festival consisting of: Rock, Folk, Blues, Americana, Jazz, Hip Hop, Country, Metal and more; In addition to over 40 Art Displays and various vendors.

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Live at UF Homecoming

First Magnitude Brewing Company, 1220 SE Veitch St, Gainesville, FL

Marley The Messenger & Dorion James live at First Magnitude Brewing Company as part of the 2019 UF/Gator Homecoming Celebration!!

The homecoming parade will take place 12-2pm on University Ave. Join us afterwards at First Magnitude Brewing Company for the continued celebration!

Marley The Messenger, Dorion James & DJ Mellow Blendz: 4:30-5:30pm


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• Presented by MUV Medical Dispensary


6PM - LIVE HIPHOP by BLACK GALAXY ENT feat Lyrical King Kong & Special Guests

7-7:30PM - Marley The Messenger & DJ Robzilla

DJ Robzilla's End Of Summer Hip Hop Bash at SwampCity Gallery Lounge is a FREE EVENT featuring live performances, beatboxing, turntablism, dancing, drinking, laughing, fun, dopeness & SO much more!!

The featured artist for the night is Florida-based MC Jon Ditty who is stopping in Gainesville as part of his Better Late Than Never Tour!!

Also performing:

Marley The Messenger & Dorion James (Hip Hop/R&B)

Rayvon PurpleKloud Rollins (Hip Hop/Experimentall

Edgar Brann (Hip Hop/R&B/Experimental)

Music & Turntablism by: DJ Robzilla

Host/Also Performing: Azazus (Hip Hop/Rap)

Sound & Lighting: AY Production

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