The Studio One bassist and so-called Canadian godfather of reggae headlines the opening night of the Irie Music Festival (for more details, see T.O. Music Notes, page 56), Friday (August 4) at Ontario Place. tanya stephens Gangsta Blues 'Tanya Stephens is one of the greatest reggae artists out there today. She also happens to be a female, and we all know women are under-represented in current reggae. This album has conscious lyrics and positive messages. It inspires us all to be better citizens of the world. So many songs on Gangsta Blues represent reality and reflect thinking many people can relate to.' luciano Where There Is Life 'Produced by Philip ÔFatis' Burrell, Luciano's debut album contains exceptional vocals and conscious messages, and after over 10 years it's still great.' morgan heritage Full Circle 'The lead vocals are beautiful, and the background vocals enhance the entire sound. Morgan Heritage also always try to provide positive messages and give people inspiration.'