WOW Hall -- Eugene
Founded in 1965 by Albert Griffiths, David Webber and Errol Grandison, The Gladiators have released some of the most mythical songs of Jamaican reggae. Their first hit, the single “Hello Carol”, was released in 1968. In 1976, thanks to their signature at Virgin, the trilogy Trenchtown Mix Up, Proverbial Reggae and Naturality have been distributed all around the world and some of the songs of these albums have become classics of reggae as “Mix Up” and “Roots Natty Roots”.
Cashmere Cat, is a Norwegian DJ, record producer, musician and turntablist, he represented Norway in the DMC World DJ Championships as DJ Final from 2006 to 2009. He appeared on the international EDM scene in 2012, with remixes and edits of songs by Lana Del Rey, 2 Chainz, and Jeremih. His debut EP, Mirror Maru, released in October 2012, gained recognition from several other producers. His debut studio album is set to be released in 2017.
First in Eugene in 1994, last here in 2014, David Wilcox has been hanging his hat here for twenty years. The Cleveland-born, North Carolina-based Wilcox is a father, a husband, a citizen and a songwriter. David is now eighteen records into a career marked both by personal revelation and wildly loyal fans. His lyrical insight is matched by a smooth baritone voice, virtuosic guitar chops, and creative open tunings, giving him a range and tenderness rare in folk music.