Messenger Douglas is an acclaimed roots singer and producer who has toured the world with Overproof Soundsystem, from Germany to New Zealand. His most recent singles are played by sound systems world wide, and have established him as a solid reference for UK Roots music.
Producer, vocalist and songwriter Messenger Douglas has been working on his now expansive repertoire of roots reggae since the mid eighties. Throughout this time he has also experimented with 'leftfield reggae' and various dub sounds, collaborating with other producers and outfits including G CORP, Dub Specimen (UB40), Philip Gadd, Overproof Soundsystem, Scientist Sound, The Friendly Fire Band, and Salomon Heritage.
Messenger Douglas tracks have been released in the UK, USA, Jamaica and across Europe, where they have gained good fan bases. Douglas also provides vocals for Overproof Soundsystem, and has released numerous tracks with this band, as well as consistently touring with them since 2003. As a member of Overproof, he has performed alongside Fat Freddy's Drop and toured NZ, Australia and South East Asia, and Europe. This has lead to extensive radio play in numerous countries.