Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad


Making It Better: Dionne Irving

I met author Dionne Irving amongst mutual friends. My wife and I had recently moved to South Bend, IN, and it was strange. Finding like minded and interesting people was not difficult though. We had just recently given birth to our daughter, and at the last second before our first night out of the house […]

“Live And Travel” Official Video

Proud to release the first video off our new album! “Live And Travel” directed by Mike Martinez.

NYE 2016: GPGDS + JBB in Rochester

Excited to announce New Year’s Eve in Rochester, NY @ Anthology with John Brown’s Body! All Ages welcome. Advance tickets are on sale now for $30.Get Tickets

Dermot Hussey

Honored to be in the presence of the wealth of reggae knowledge that is Dermot Hussey. We have been listening to him DJ on SiriusXM The Joint for years and we are grateful for his support and interest in North American reggae. He recognizes that reggae is important, and crucial to document as it travels […]


My 18 year old Indiana neighbor is about to join the military. Before he goes, he asks me for a sticker. “I’m trying to get everyone I know to give me one and then I’m gonna put them all on my ukulele to help me remember home” he says. I was honored that he had […]

Song by Song Breakdown of New Album MAKE IT BETTER on

Today, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad released their 6th Studio Album, ‘Make It Better’ via Rootfire Coop. Members James Searl & Dylan Savage stopped by The Pier to provide a track-by-track breakdown of all 10 songs. Listen to the new album & read about the background to each song.

CD Release Party @ ANTHOLOGY on September 10

GPGDS + THUNDER BODY + special guest Big Mean Sound Machine. All Ages $20 advance / $30 day of of show.

July 30 Utica, NY – Moe. Official After Party

After moe. our mohawk valley bamboo fiesta begins… July 30 at The Celtic Harp in Utica, NY! Get Tickets FB Event

July 15 Rochester – Bands On The Bricks (Free)

Friday, July 15 Bands On The Bricks @ Rochester Public Market! Free FB Event

Buffalove Music Festival 2016

Gonna be a whole lotta love at Buffalove Music Festival July 29-31 in Westfield, NY! Get Tickets