July 13, 2012
Come see the Duppy Conquerors perform at Johnny D's! The Duppy Conquerors consist of some of Boston’s best Reggae musicians. Collectively they have performed or shared the stage with; The Wailers, Ziggy Marley, The Skatalites, Jackie Mitto, U-Roy, Black Uhuru, Mikey Dread, Sugar Minott, Sly & Robbie, Gregory Isaacs, Dennis Brown, Yellowman, Eek-A-Mouse, Steel Pulse, Toots & The Maytals, Roland Alphonso, Leroy “Horsemouth” Wallace, Lloyd Knibb, Laurel Aitken, Lord Tanamo, Gil Scott Heron, Olatunji, Richie Havens, and many more! Named after Bob Marley’s hit song entitled “Duppy Conqueror.” The term means “Killer of Bad Spirits.” And that they are! The Duppy Conquerors will Lively Up Yourself, Jammin’ Bob Marley’s music! Fronted by charismatic front-man/singer Curtis King, The Duppy Conquerors perform Marley’s music with passion and respect. Press Quote “Bob Marley was about Spirit. His music touched many souls. It’s great to see the Duppy Conquerors capture that spirit and make it live anew. They play his songs with a beautiful conviction and love.” –Steve Morse, Boston Globe Correspondent.