After a 3 year hiatus, Groundation is back on tracks, with accomplished new members, brand new music and that true to form improvisational Reggae/Jazz experience ; a unique sound fans have enjoyed for two decades on the biggest stages all over the world. Harrison Stafford, founding member, lead singer and guitarist for the group is eager to get back to creating this unique and dynamic sound which allows musical freedom, exploration and creativity like no other form. Having embarked on several musical projects over the years Groundation remains his first love.
Carrying on Groundation’s rich history and the high standards, that were set by the musicians before ; honoring what was done and pushing further still. A new generation takes the reins ! This nine-piece band creates an altogether unique reggae sound, featuring swirling, jazz/funk inspired horns, stout Latin and African based poly-rhythmics, and soulful harmony vocals. Their concerts utilize live improvisation, in classic jazz fashion, and are renowned for their high energy, communion-type atmosphere. Fans can expect to hear classic like Picture on the wall and Babylon Rule Dem along with new never hear before songs from the brand new album, The next generation, out last September.