“Satellite” by Don Chani from Beyond Right Brain on Vimeo.

Don Chani’s album entitled, “GREENSHORES” on iTunes!

Don Chani is proud to announce that their album, “GREENSHORES”  available for download on iTunes!!!

Reggae on the Riverboat 2013

Posted on Mon. 6/10/13 – 12:39am

Mark your calendars for Sunday, June 30th from 7-10pm. Reggae on the Riverboat is back baby!! We will be doing a 3 hour cruise on beautiful Lake Austin courtesy of Lake Austin Riverboats, with some Wicked Reggae tunes from Don Chani, Open Bar and a Caribbean Meal…and it’s all inclusive for only $50 a ticket. We will pick you up and drop you off by the Hula Hut on Lake Austin. ONLY 100 tickets will be sold for this event, so don’t sleep on this. Hard Tickets will be available next week. Stay tuned for more information!

SPRING 2013, SXSW and Wildfire Reggae Fest

Posted on Tues. 3/5/13 – 12:48pm

DON CHANI is pleased to announce that they will be playing at the 2013 SXSW music conference inAustin. TX. CHANI will be representing Austin reggae and will be joined by some great international acts like “Uprising Roots” from Kingston, JAMAICA and “Hector Guerra” from Minas de Riotinto, SPAIN. Showcase will be Wed March 13th @ the Flamingo Cantina on 6th st. DON CHANI @8pm.

DON CHANI will also be backing up our good friend Aimann Raad/ Lionhead  at this year’s WILDFIRE REGGAE FESTIVAL on FRI March 8th @ 6pm and then playing a set of CHANI material on  SAT March 9th @ 3pm. The festival also includes great acts like “The Expanders” and the legendary “Don Carlos”.


Posted on Fri. 2/8/13 – 11:45pm

On Friday  Feb. 22nd at the Flamingo Cantina, DON CHANI will be joined by our good friend Aimann “Lionhead” Raad, all the way from the Ivory Coast! This combination only happens every few years, so don’t miss it!  The Inverters start things off @ 10pm…


Posted on Fri. 9/14/12 – 1:25 pm

Here is “FUNNY FEELIN”, a new tune from DON CHANI’s soon to be release full length album. Recorded on a hot summer night on the river in Austin TX. Enjoy…


Posted on Sun. 2/26/12 – 9:20 am

Spring has arrived early in Austin TX, and so have the good vibes. The new album is sounding sweet and nearing completion, so very soon we will be able to share this music with all the CHANi-heads out there. Be sure to catch us live this spring to get a chance to hear some of the new material before the album drops in May. Watch this page for info on the CD release party…CHANI out.

DON CHANI to Record New Full Length Album

Posted on Wed. 1/4/12 – 7:46 am

Don Chani is currently in the studio recording a full length album. This album will pick up where 2009′s  ”From the Hilltops” left off, with much more roots, latin, and dub for the gente. Coming to a record shop, online, dancehall, or riverboat near you in the Spring of 2012. Who knows, the guys may even do vinyl this time around.