One of the Caribbean’s largest music festivals will go live this year with online ticketing at Island Stubs. The brand-new service, is the official online sales outlet for the upcoming 11th annual Air Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival 2008, now tickets have been for sale since December 11.

The partnership between and Air Jamaica Jazz and Blues comes at the heels of the launch of the public education campaign for the Electronic Transactions Act (ETA). The ETA is billed to provide the legal framework to enable e-commerce to grow in Jamaica.

Basil Smith, Director of Tourism, of the Jamaica Tourist Board observed, “Online ticketing is a definite niche that is unlikely to be capitalized by the dominant international players. We welcome the initiative between Island Stubs and Air Jamaica Jazz and Blues and hope it produces sustainable and productive results.”

Island Stubs will be offering ‘Will Call‘ tickets for the Air Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival 2008. With ‘will call‘ tickets, event patrons have the convenience of purchasing tickets online and collecting them at the gate on the day of the event.

A new and innovative business concept, is the first online box office offering specialised services to Caribbean events that market overseas. Starting December 11, will sell tickets for the Air Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival.

Interested persons will be able to purchase tickets, get news updates on the event and take advantage of special offers and discounts. The 11 th annual Air Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival is set for January 24-26, 2008 in Montego Bay. will formally introduce its services with a launch on December 18 at Kingston Beer’s Tuesday Nite Live (TNL), Village Caf? in Kingston. TNL promoters are happy to partner with Island Stubs, as both companies share a commitment to the development of live music in the Caribbean and the overall development of the entertainment industry.

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