A full-sound, local group of singers and players of instruments hailing from the Virgin Islands, Ethiopia and the Pacific Northwest region of Washington state. Their music consists of a blend of classic ska, dancehall, and roots reggae fused with a uniquely modern style. Whether a cover tune or original material, you will find that their style of music is designed to make folks dance and have a good time.
The band was originally known as Cannon and the Lion of Judah, led by founder, composer, and bassist Cannon, who passed away in March 2018. The band now consists of several members of the old crew, and some very unique talent recruited from Sanctuary City Reggae Band. Introducing Pappa Hema, music director on vocals and piano; Ta' Zayah, general manager on vocals and conga drums; Erich and Jon on guitar; Philippe on keyboards; Lady Shervonne on vocals and bongo drums; Susan on bass; and Nati on drums.
“Join us, as we have the unique opportunity, and are truly blessed, to be able to share our music with you. We will treat you to some of Cannon's music, as well as new creations. We look forward to making you dance!” - LOJB
There is a cover charge that ranges from $3-$5 at the door starting 30 minutes before music starts.
Jefferson County has lifted the public health order that requires proof of vaccine for restaurants as well as the indoor masking mandate. Finnriver is following these guidelines and will no longer be checking vaccine status at the door or requiring masking for patrons.