Overjam International Reggae Festival presents the full line-up and the latest news in preparation for the seventh edition of the festival taking place from 10th to 15th July in Tolmin (Slovenia). Once again, bringing together the best of the international and European scene in terms of both established and emerging artists.

On the main stage, Ziggy Marley and New Kingston headline the bill on 12th July, while on the 13th the spotlight will be on Macka B & The Roots Ragga Band plus Mellow Mood, and finally on the 14th Protoje & The Indiggnation will take care of closing day of the festival. The main stage will also host performances by Awa Fall aka Sista Awa & The Sound Rebels, Earth Beat Movement, Pokyman & Lukie Fwd, Sites Hlapci, Italee, Nadirah X & Israel Voice, Brain Holidays and Shanti Powa.

The Dub stage will be hosted by resident sound Warrior Charge who will be accompanied by OBF feat. Sr. Wilson & Charlie P, Paolo Baldini Dubfiles feat. Jules I and Andrew I, Coxsone Sound, Brother Culture, Kings Hi-Fi – Leo Samson, Digitron, Mmmeniga, DJ Kanto and Dub Kali.

The Dancehall area will be presided over by Huntin’ Sound and will also feature sets from Northern Lights, Ma’Gash, Benny Page and Warrior Sound.

The musical programming is topped off by two days dedicated to sound system culture, as well as a pre-party taking place on the 9th.

On the spectacular river bank which characterises the festival’s location, there will be DJ sessions, workshops, activities for children as well as the Overjam University, which this year will feature writer, journalist and London based American DJ David Katz, who will lead the session dedicated to reggae music.

  • 12th July: The Italian-Jamaican Connection with Jacopo and Lorenzo Garzia and Giulio Frausin of the Mellow Mood, plus producer Paolo Baldini.
  • 13th July: Three Generations of Black British Sound System Culture with Lloydie Coxsone, Macka B and Brother Culture.
  • 14th July: Women of Contemporary Reggae with Nadirah, Italee and Michelle of Northern Lights.

Tickets available from this link. ‘Full season’ tickets – € 120. ‘Fat Package’ including parking for the entire festival, the DJ party of 9th July and access to the campsite from 8th July – € 155. ‘Day tickets’ available for 12th, 13th and 14th are on sale for 29 € per day, and 20 € per day for 10th & 11th July. The big news this year is that all the tickets include access to the campsite, unlimited use of mobile phone recharge points, hot showers, as well as festival guides, earplugs, security deposit box and paycard system.