Vinyl Sundays Session at Sarah’s Jazz and Blues Bar Nicosia – the last Sunday of every month, Haji Mike sings his original blues and spins vinyl


It’s been a great and busy year gigs and event wise…with a lot more to come….

Special Tribute to DJ and Spar Dave Hucker – London, July 2023

Acoustic Poetry Launch, MyTime London, July 2023

Music-vs.-Fascism Festival Limassol July 2023 Make Music Cyprus Festival June 2023

Bob Marley and Media and Live performance of ‘Acoustic Poetry, The Faculty of Arts, Vytautas Magnus University Kaunas, Lithuania.

Haratsi Live Twitch Session Sunday 23rd April in the heart of old town Nicosia

The Sweden event book launch happened at Orebro University on 11th April and it was a great success.

The event featured live music from students playing Bob Marley’s songs with followed by the lecture. You can see it in full below

The Cyprus Book Launch of ‘Bob Marley and Media…’ was a great success. The night opened with a powerful verse from Julio, followed by the chair Nicholas Nicoli, Dennis Howard from UWI and a fiery review of the book from Nicos Trimikliniotis. It was really good talking about the book on home ground. See the live stream of the lecture here – starts at around 6 minutes….

Lived Stream University of Nicosia March 23rd 2023

26th Annual Bob Marley Lecture University of West Indies, Kingston Jamaica

The 26th Annual Bob Marley Lecture at The University of West Indies was a very special milestone for me as an academic and artist. Honoured and humbled to have been invited through The Institute of Caribbean Studies to deliver this prestigious lecture. Click on the image below to watch the lecture

26 The Annual Bob Marley Lecture 17th Feb 2023


We start again at Xaratsi 


Has not been the easiest of years due to COVID-19…Nevertheless, events started again in Cyprus with the summer heat and end of lockdown. Xaratsi  a unique spot for a Reggae Street party happened once a month over the summer of 2020

There was also a very special live performance with Dimi Morozov as part of the IDC Summer Fog Festival in San Francisco, USA


One of the main highlights of 2019 participation in Schtumm Xmas Jamboree at The Queen’s Head in Box, Wiltshire, UK. What a week and what a gig.

Aug 10th Reggae Night Lithos – Oroklini

 Aug 24th 5 Rocks Beach – Paphos

Val’s Place 30th Aug with Skap

Live @ Diaxroniki

Roots Reggae by the Beach – Paphos July

Old Skool 31/3/2018 @ Ithaki

Here’s some special memories from 2017…

With temperatures hitting over 40 in Cyprus Haji Mike ‘ridin’ West’ to Ireland for 3 dates promoted by Warren Roots of FlirtFM

Plus a special live acoustic show on Monday 14th August at Val’s Place in Gialia

September a special session with LeoSan from Direct Impact Jahpan alongside High Station Sound

What a month October was Gibsy Rhodes, Warren Roots, DJ Skev & The Highgate Rockers all at a wonderful live gig at Enallax in Nicosia…

November was special…a trip to Jamaica…lots of events…linking with people and taking in the vibes

December ended with a couple of events including High Station Sound @ Ithaki in Nicosia, along side  and a special Boxing Day Session at Basilica in Paphos with the soulful songstress Isabel Roberts from the UK.

        A whole year in pictures full of wonderful memories

Past Events


Scarabeo State of Reggae @ Ithaki

Japan – From Cyprus to Fukushima with Med Dred & Direct Impact  2013