Wee Dub Festival 2020 takes place across 4 sessions and various fringe events at venues spread throughout Edinburgh’s historic Old Town – and for the the first time – in Lieth. Tickets are available for each session individually, as well as for the whole weekend. We recommend a weekend pass for best value and to get the full Wee Dub experience. Explore the weekend’s programme below.

Friday 13th March

Session 1 - New Venue!

9pm - 3am • POTTEROW


Mungo's Hi-Fi Soundsystem & Charlie P

The kings of Scottish Soundsystem in a legendary combination.

O.B.F & Sr. Wilson

Biggest sound in France meets Spain’s #1  MC. OBF are the biggest soundsystem act right now – don’t miss!

Chopstick Dubplate

Hot hot jungle dubplates in the dance – these guys never fail to raise the roof.

Ayito & Natty Campbell

Fast rising selecter from the Unit 137 camp and wicked young MC as heard on the recent Chase & Status album.

Escape Roots (DJ Set)

A pleasure to have one of our favourite artists open up the session and the weekend!


Hometown Promotion Soundsystem

Glasgow’s fresh new sound in dancehall and rub a dub run the session!

SINGLE SESSION TICKETS: £12 / £14+BF Advance • £17 OTD

Saturday 14th March

Wee Dub Screen

2PM-4pm • fig tree bistro

An informal screening of short films based around reggae and soundsystem culture. Food and bar available. A great way to start the day.


Session 2

5PM-10pm • old dr. bells baths

Mighty Oak Soundsystem

Impeccable soundsystem and sweet roots n dub selections from this highly respected crew from the Borders.

Crucial Roots Soundsystem

Fresh Glasgow sound, newly minted, and heavyweight roots selections

Special Guests TBA


Session 3

10pm-4am (TBC) • La Belle ANGELE & MASH HOUSE

Room 1


Legendary Bristol duo Digistep & Stryda are back at Wee Dub with their killer selection.

Sinai Soundsystem

First time in Scotland for the hottest soundsystem on the circuit right now.

Adam Prescott & Donovan Kingjay

The brilliant Reggae Roast producer and tip-top vocalist discovered by Sugar Minot!

Vixen Sound

Fast rising Glasgow selector with some killer dancehall flex!

Room 2

Egoless (Live)

Croatian wizard with releases on Deep Medi plays live.


Fast rising Bristol based producer on that 140 tip.

Electrikal Sound (DJ Set)

Edinburgh’s own king of UK bass music.


Highly respected Edinburgh selector.

Powered By North Fire Sound

Room 3

Mandala Soundsystem with Riddim Tuffa, Nico & Sis Nam


Sunday 15th March

Family Social

2-6pm • AKVA

Our traditional family-friendly social. Expect laid-back tunes, Jamaican fusion food, quality drinks as well as dub, arts and music-related workshops for the kids.


Session 4

7pm-1am • The Bongo Club

Channel One Soundsystem

One of the most respected sounds in the world return to Wee Dub as they celebrate 40 years in the game.

Kibir La Amlak (Live Dub Show)

Take a spiritual journey with this incredible live sound blended in front of your eyes.

Messenger Soundsystem

The original roots message in Scotland, going strong and sounding better than ever, bookends what is guaranteed to be a legendary session.