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Matisyahu performs Wednesday at Tempe's Marquee Theatre

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Posted: Tuesday, August 9, 2011 10:13 am | Updated: 11:31 pm, Mon Aug 15, 2011.

Six years after the release of his album “Live at Stubb’s,” Hasidic reggae/hip-hop/rock artist Matisyahu returns to the renowned Austin venue where his career took off on “Live at Stubb’s, Vol. II.” The singer and rapper gives an all-ages concert Wednesday in Tempe in support of the CD-DVD package.

Matisyahu — given name Matthew Miller — is already at work on two more albums, according to “Akedah: Teaching to Love,” with his current touring band the Dub Trio, and a more hip-hop, Top 40-oriented album with producer Kool Kojak (who’s worked with Ke$ha, Flo Rida and Katy Perry).

He’s also got a movie role in the works; Matisyahu will appear with Kyra Sedgwick and Jeffrey Dean Morgan in “The Dibbuk Box,” opening in January 2012.

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DETAILS >>: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Marquee Theatre, 730 N. Mill Ave., Tempe. $28.50. (480) 829-0607 or

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