Updated 03.29.08

West Coast Tour #2: Spring 2008
GPGDS hits the west coast from March 27 - April 6.  Three shows in Oregon followed by eight California shows!  This is the band's 2nd west coast tour ever!  Visit for a full list of tour dates & info.

Live Studio Session

In mid November GPGDS did a live recording session at a NYC studio, thanks to BreakThru Radio.  You can stream the live session by visiting  Enjoy!

GPGDS & John Brown's Body: December Shows
In December GPGDS & John Brown's Body will be playing 4 shows together, including a New Year's Eve celebration!  Don't miss the ultimate reggae explosion...
Dec 27 @ Southpaw: Brooklyn, NY
Dec 28 @ Maxwell's: Hoboken, NJ
Dec 29 @ Revolution Hall: Troy, NY
Dec 31 @ Smith Opera House: Geneva, NY
tickets on sale

West Coast Debut: October '07
GPGDS will be making their west coast debut in October!  They play in Tacoma, WA on October 11, then Portland, OR at the Goodfoot Lounge on October 13, followed by shows throughout the state of California!
Go here for a full list of tour dates.
Spread the word and tell anyone you know in CA to check out the hottest band in the land!

Summer Tour: Hello America!
Check out Panda's MySpace for a full list of upcoming shows.
This summer GPGDS is performing all over America:
Washington DC, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Michigan, Illinois, Kansas, Colorado, Vermont & more!

Weekly gigs in May: Rochester & Syracuse
Every Wednesday in May @ Dub Land Underground, in Rochester NY.
And every Thursday in May @ Funk N Waffles, in Syracuse NY.
Check Panda's MySpace for a complete list of upcoming shows.
Live GPGDS has finally appeared on
Listen or download the 11-11-06 Aggie Theatre show.  Enjoy!

Colorado in February
Giant Panda returns to Colorado for a couple weeks in February.  They will be performing in Chicago and Omaha on their drive out to CO.
Check their MySpace for the full concert schedule.

Spring Break '07 in JAMAICA
GPGDS is going to Jamaica for 3 weeks in March, and you can too!  Panda has teamed up with Beach Life Vacations to offer their fans the best Spring Break ever!  GPGDS will be in Negril, Jamaica from March 4 - 24.  They will be performing numerous shows a week, so you can enjoy your favorite band while living it up in paradise!  Fans are being offered an exclusive cheap rate: click here for more info.

MySpace FAN Page
There is a brand new MySpace "Fan Page".  Music, photos, and more - by the fans for the fans.
Click here for the official GPGDS Myspace.

January Weekly Gig: Rochester
GPGDS will perform each Wednesday during January @ Dub Land Underground in Rochester.
Shows are 18+, 2 sets.  The show dates are 1/3, 1/10, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31.  Go out and support the home team!

12/19 Washington,DC
Just announced... FREE show @ Eighteenth Street Lounge (Dupont Circle).  With special guest LouLou (Thievery Corporation).  1212 18th Street, NW.  Washington DC - get ready for the best Tuesday of 2006!  Special thanks to Gypsy Eyes Records.

Coming Home!
After a slew of successful shows throughout Colorado, the Panda kids are heading home!
Their first show back in Rochester goes down on Nov. 22 @ Milestones Music Room.
The east coast massive salutes you GPGDS!

Temporary Relocation: Colorado
GPGDS are moving to Colorado for the next month and a half.  They began their drive out west on 10/3.  They will be playing a few shows along the way: 10/5 & 10/6 in Michigan, 10/7 in Iowa, and 10/8 in Omaha,NE.
Panda's first show in Colorado is on Oct. 10 in Denver.  Check their myspace page for current show dates!  Good luck amigos!

Rachel In CO & New Pandas
Rachel has moved to Colorado for the next six months.  Aaron Lipp is filling in on keys.
If you see him at a show, ask him about bodhi and katsu.
Buddy Honeycutt has joined the band on percussion.  He has red hair and deadly rhythm.

Washington DC
Friday August 25 @ Club U-Turn: Giant Panda & DC's own the Ish Masters!
Music Is A Weapon presents this night of mind-blowing music!

Summer Shows: East Coast
*Starting July 5, Panda has a new weekly Wednesday night show in Rochester: every Wednesday night @ Lounge 11.
*July 24 - July 27 Panda performs four nights straight in Atantic City, NJ @ the
Sound Of Philadelphia.  4 nights of bamboo jousting and musical celbration in AC.
Check out the myspace page for a current list of summer shows.

Music Is A Weapon presents
Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad * Ish Masters * DJ cam-one
Friday JUNE 9 @ U-Turn.
The hottest show in DC all summer long! 

New Heavy Fiesta
Dub Trio's second album "New Heavy" comes out on May 23: CD Release Party @ Piano's in NYC.  Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad will be at the celebration, performing a giant set after Dub Trio plays. 

Buy the
New Album
"Slow Down" is now on sale at
Click the link to hear sound clips, read reviews, or purchase the album.

Friday APRIL 7: Newark,DE
The Squad returns to the East End Cafe on April 7.
If you are in DE, MD, or PA you need to see this show!

Studio Album Release
Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad have released "Slow Down" their debut studio album.
The official album release party went down on March 10, 2006 @ Tilt in Rochester.

Web Site Updates
Check out the official site of Rochester's sickest reggae band.
New songs have been posted for your listening!  The site has current tour dates, movie clips,
info, message board and more.

Panda on MySpace

New Keyboard Player
Rachel officially joined the squad in September 2005.  She tears up the piano, inspiring fear and kungfusion in other keyboard players.  Go out and see Rachel rip it live with the Giant Panda crew!





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