Rebelution is a roots reggae music band formed in Santa Barbara, California. Current members of Rebelution are Eric Rachmany, Rory Carey, Wesley Finley, Marley D Williams, and Khris Royal (touring member).
In May 2014, Rebelution performed as a headlining act at the California Roots Music and Arts Festival in Monterey, California. In September 2014, the band performed as a headlining act at the California Roots: The Carolina Sessions Festival as well as The Reggae Rise Up Festival in Tampa, Florida. RRU has quickly became one of the largest and respected Reggae festivals in the country.
Count Me In, the band’s fourth full-length release on its own label 87 Music, and partnering for the first time with Easy Star Records, marks its tenth year together. Released on June 10, 2014, Count Me In debuted as the no. 14 album on the Billboard 200 albums chart and the no. 1 Billboard Reggae album. The album, which features contributions from Don Carlos and Collie Buddz, gave the band its third consecutive no. 1 album on the Billboard Reggae Albums chart. Rebelution is currently on the Count Me In tour with supporting acts Iration, The Green, and Stick Figure. In December 2014, Count Me In was named as the best-selling reggae album of the year by Billboard.An acoustic version of the album was released in 2015 and again topped the Billboard Reggae chart.
The band plays 100-120 shows a year. Tours have taken them to South America, Guam, Aruba, New Zealand and Europe. They’ve performed at many world-renowned music festivals including Bonnaroo, Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival, Glastonbury Festival, Lollapalooza, Hangout Music Festival, and Austin City Limits Music Festival. They’ve headlined and sold out Red Rocks and the Santa Barbara Bowl.