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Gallery: Scene at the 33rd annual JazzReggae Festival

By Niveda Tennety, Ashley Kenney, Alice Naland

May 28, 2019 4:56 p.m.

Festivalgoers brought their own blankets to sit on the grass at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center and watch performances.

(Ashley Kenney/Daily Bruin)

Los Angeles-based artist Duckwrth performs his verse on singer Rayana Jay’s song ''Love Me Like.'' The rapper surprised festivalgoers by jumping on stage to help close out Jay’s set.

(Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Jay sang a variety of upbeat and slow songs, asking for audience participation throughout.

(Ashley Kenney/Daily Bruin)

Duckwrth (left) and Jay (right) pose for pictures after their performances.

(Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Kelsee Thomas, a 2017 fine arts alumna, was one of many artists painting murals at the festival.

(Ashley Kenney/Daily Bruin)

Etana, a Grammy-nominated reggae artist, performs alongside her band and backup singers.

(Ashley Kenney/Daily Bruin)

Kevo Gitz, who has toured with Etana, plays a guitar solo.

(Alice Naland/Daily Bruin)

Tobi Lou, a Chicago-based rapper, singer-songwriter and record producer, looks at the crowd during his set.

(Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

An audience member and her friends react as Lou interacts with her in front of the crowd.

(Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

The crowd dances during the performance.

(Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

Lou meets with a fan after his set.

(Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

Freddie McGregor, a Grammy-nominated reggae musician from Jamaica, began his music career at the age of 7.

(Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

The Big Ship Band’s drummer looks at the crowd.

(Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

McGregor and The Big Ship Band perform their final song.

(Niveda Tennety/Daily Bruin)

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Ashley Kenney | Assistant Photo editor
Kenney is an Assistant Photo editor on the Arts & Entertainment beat. She also contributes to the Video and Arts and Entertainment sections. Kenney is a third-year human biology and society student from Novato, California.
Kenney is an Assistant Photo editor on the Arts & Entertainment beat. She also contributes to the Video and Arts and Entertainment sections. Kenney is a third-year human biology and society student from Novato, California.
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