Emerald Coast Summer Reggae Tour with Junior Marvin and Boukou Groove July 5-11

July 2, 2014 by Teresa Lischka

The Emerald Coast Summer Reggae Tour with Junior Marvin and Boukou Groove is coming to several venues in South Walton, Panama City Beach and Pensacola. Here is the full schedule of music that never stops.

July 5 | Gulf Place 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
Live on the green at Gulf Place! This incredible event will include opening performance by Boukou Groove at 5pm followed by legendary guitarist Junior Marvin’s Force One at 7:30pm. Advance Tix $20 | $35 at door. GET TIX at

July 5 | Pandora's Steakhouse 10:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
The music continues at Pandora's after party. Boukou Groove performs with guest Eric Bolivar (drummer of Anders Osborne) and special appearance by Junior Marvin.

July 6 | The Marigny 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Summer LIVE music pool party at The Marigny, 306 Bald Eagle Drive, Santa Rosa Beach. Creole meets Caribbean. Sunday, July 6, 2:30-5:30pm. Boukou Groove with special guests Junior Marvin and Eric Bolivar.

July 7 | Sunquest Cruises - Solaris 6:00 p.m.  boarding
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Guests will cruise into the sunset on the 125 foot SOLARIS yacht while jammin' to this incredible concert with Boukou Groove and Junior Marvin on the sky deck and enjoying flavorful Jamaican cuisines. $100 per person including three hour cruise, dinner and concert. Online Reservations!

July 10 | Pier Park Summer Concert Series  7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Panama City Beach Summer Concert Series at Aaron Bessant Amphitheater next to Pier Park. Free to the public. Be sure to bring chairs or blankets. Coolers, food and pets allowed.

July 11 | Vinyl Music Hall in Downtown Pensacola
Doors open at 8:00 p.m. with 9:00 p.m. Showtime
Purchase tickets online or call 877-435-9849. General admission with standing room only.

Live filming will take place at all venues for the new video "Can't See Around Corners", a new release on the upcoming Boukou Groove CD written by Junior Marvin and Donnie Sundal and featuring Junior Marvin and Eric Lampley.

Local band Boukou Groove is a collaboration between founders, guitarist Derwin “Big D” Perkins and Singer, Keyboardist, Moog Bass player Donnie Sundal. Their sound intertwines New Orleans funk and soulful R&B with a jam band twist. Visit for more information.

Julian 'Junior' Marvin a Jamaican born Guitarist and Singer/Songwriter and is best known for his association with Bob Marley and The Wailers. He started his career as Junior Marvin with the band Hanson in 1973. Marvin has also been associated with Gass, Keef Hartley Band, Toots & the Maytals and Steve Winwood. In 2007, Marvin embarked on a solo album entitled " Wailin' For Love ". Latest CD'S from Junior. " Smokin' To The Big M Music " and " Lion To Zion " 'Dub Wise' both Released Feb/06/2013 ( Bob Marley's Birthday ). On Jan/14/2014 Junior's new Band " JUNIOR MARVIN'S FORCE ONE " was Launched. " Foundation To Creation " Tours and a New CD are in Progress. Visit for more details.

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A Birmingham native, Teresa could never get enough of the beach so she moved to SoWal as soon as she could. She loves sharing all things SoWal with the world.

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