Sunday, April 23rd, 2023
Brooklyn Bowl + Jamaican Dave Present

The Wailers

Reggae Thunder

$25-27.50 ADV | $30 DOS Get Tickets
Doors: 6:00 PM / Show: 7:00 PM 21+ Years
The Wailers

Event Info

Venue Information:
Brooklyn Bowl Philadelphia
1009 Canal Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19123

Based on the latest local guidelines, attendees are no longer required to provide proof of negative COVID-19 test AND/OR vaccination for entry into Brooklyn Bowl. Policies are subject to change for individual performances, please refer to individual event pages for specific entry requirements. 

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the local health authorities, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.  By visiting our establishment, you voluntarily assume all risks related to the exposure to or spreading of COVID-19.

Valid photo ID required at door for entry.

This event is general admission standing room only.


Artist Info

Reggae Thunder

Members of legendary Philly bands Spiritual Thunder, MOKA SOUL, San Noche, RK$TDY and Philly Gumbo, among very many other projects, have joined forces via their shared love of Reggae music to form Reggae Thunder.

Singer Pauline Houston and guitarist Robb McCall have been mainstays on the Philly music scene for over two decades, with multi-faceted projects such as Spiritual Thunder, MOKA SOUL, Thunderbird! and Robb Fire. Pauline and Robb are also children’s educators, conducting music and art programs throughout the Tri-State area.

Bert Harris is a highly-respected bassist and member of Philly Gumbo as well as Ska-Reggae band RK$TDY, who has played with practically everyone in every style from Jazz to Funk to Blues and yes, lots of Reggae.

In addition to performing with Reggae Thunder, drummer Wesley Rast can currently be found performing with Francis Mbappe and FM Tribe, as well as San Noche, the roots reggae ensemble Wesley founded in 2017, who performs regularly in Philadelphia and the tri-state area.

Kirk Abernathy has been playing and teaching keyboards and guitar for over 20 years. He has shared the stage with Dexter Wansel, Jerry Butler, the Delfonics and with legendary reggae performers Black Uhuru and Yellowman.

Reggae Thunder has been delighting audiences since 2016 with high energy shows of their unique mix of reggae classics, reggae versions of classic rock songs and originals.

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