[ DubDerGutenHoffnung / Lion’s Den / Serendubity // GER ]
Ras Lion is a music addict: from production to promotion, from selection to engineering to celebration to collection… As the head of the Lion’s Den and musical activist, he runs a label, a sound system, a studio and promotion. He is further a founding member of DubDerGutenHoffnung and part of the Serendubity Festival Crew.
His musical works move mostly in sounds as Dub, Steppaz, Reggae, but sometimes also touch other styles. Always on a musical mission, Ras Lion collaborates with various vocalists, musicians and producers from all over the world – all about connecting different people, different influences and inspiration, merging creative energies.
Live a fine selection of tuff dubs and conscious lyrics combine to make the massive skank and spread positive vibes all around in a sound system style, Lion’s Den fashion – Ras Lion (selekta / operator / engineer) mostly joined on lyrical duties by the multilingual MCs/singers Kali Green and konTa or guests.
“Music is inspiration! Music is Iration! Music is salvation! Music is meditation! Music is education! I-man play pon every station!…”
Artists he worked & shared stages with in the past:
Mungo’s Hi-Fi, Mad Professor, Gorgon Sound, Ishan Sound, Blackboard Jungle, OBF, Roommate, Radikal Guru, Vibration Lab, Panda Dub, Krak In Dub, Aries, Riddim Tuffa, Digitron Sound System, Violinbwoy, FLeCK, Blue Hill, Zion Train, Dub All Sense, Welders HiFi, Brother Culture, Daddy Freddy, Sizzla, Echo Ranks, Soom T, Lutan Fyah, MrDill Lion Warriah, Mr. Williamz, Afrikan Simba & many more…
Other than Germany, Ras Lion has played in countries like the UK, Italy, Poland, Czech Republic, Austria…
Festival appearances include Fusion Festival, One Love Festival, Serendubity Festival, Freqs Of Nature Festival, Solar Festival, Zwischenraum Festival…