1. West Indies Players Association to Cozier: “He who asserts must prove”

    WIPA has noted with interest a number of revelations in Mr. Tony Cozier’s response to WIPA regarding his April 18th, 2010 article headlined “Pollard to sue WICB”. Mr. Cozier in the said article wrote, “Hunte’s fears would have been validated by a letter from the West Indies Players Association (WIPA) during last month’s series against […]

    April 30, 2010Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  2. Barbadian Jazz Musician ready for the big screen through Berklee College of Music specialised Training

    Local jazz saxophonist and composer Andre Woodvine has just completed an intensive twelve week film scoring course at the internationally renowned Berklee College of Music online school. Andre was inspired to take the course after attending a workshop last year at the EBCCI with noted Canadian film composer John Welsman. “I see a need for […]

    April 30, 2010Featured, MusicNo comments
  3. “Providence” TV-Series scoring project: Andre Woodvine

    This is a film scoring project submitted as a part of my recently completed Berklee College of Music online film scoring course. I would highly recommend the course. This clip is from “If Memory Serves” from the TV series Providence and our challenge was to use ‘Free timing’ to create underscore that complimented this cue. […]

    April 30, 2010Cinema, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  4. Andre Woodvine’s butterfly scoring project

    This is a film scoring project submitted during a film scoring course that I took at the Berklee College of Music online school. I would highly recommend the course. In this clip our task was to hit a number of sync points in the opening of this documentary and create music that draws the viewer […]

    April 30, 2010Cinema, Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  5. Waterford Crystal film scoring project – Andre Woodvine

    This is my final project created during a film scoring course that I took at the Berklee College of Music online school. I had a wonderful time doing the course and would highly recommend it to anyone interested in learning about film scoring. My goal now is to get together with film makers and see […]

    April 30, 2010Cinema, Music, Video Gallery1 comment
  6. “Sarah: Mother Of the Nation” – Anachronisms, Condescension and Discourtesy: Is it worth it?

    This is Hilary Beckles latest epistle to the pantheon of Barbados’ plethora of National Heroes – some like historian Trevor Marshall, feel there’s a glut of such people (in his view, only Bussa and Sarah Ann Gill qualify for the Right Excellent) – each play emerges almost like an annual event… There’s been “Sobie,” (Sir […]

    April 30, 2010Cinema, Featured, Review5 comments
  7. Over $200,000 raised for Barbados’ newest Secondary School: Rosemary Phillips & Montreal’s Phantom of the Opera wow parents of Providence Elementary pupils

    Providence Elementary is one of the parish of St George’s best kept secrets, formerly a sugar plantation it is now host to approximately 200 children completing their primary education. According to Eugene Melnyk (owner of the horse Sterwin – Sandy Lane Gold Cup winner for 2010 and also owner of the popular hockey team Ottawa […]

    April 30, 2010Featured, Music, Sports4 comments
  8. ICC World Twenty20 2010 will be a Caribbean celebration, claims ICC President

    As the eyes of the cricketing world turn towards the West Indies for the latest edition of the ICC World Twenty20, ICC President David Morgan says the event is a chance to celebrate the unique contribution cricket in the Caribbean makes to the global game. Mr Morgan said: “Over the next 17 days, I am […]

    April 30, 2010CricketNo comments
  9. True Blood: Season 3 – Fangtasia Minisode (HBO)

    Dance auditions take a decidedly sexy turn for Eric and Pam in this “True Blood” minisode. For more information, log onto

    April 30, 2010Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  10. “Tribute to Kamau Brathwaite” Celebrating his 80th birthday – 11/5/2010 – at Barbados’ Queen’s Park Gallery, 16th May 2010

    The National Cultural Foundation and the National Art Gallery Committee invites you to A Tribute to Kamau Brathwaite An Art exhibition in celebration of his 80th birthday on May 11th 2010 by some of the leading Barbadian Artists The exhibition opens at the Queen’s Park Gallery on May 16th 2010 at 6.30pm There will be […]

    April 30, 2010Culture, Photo Gallery2 comments
  11. Caribbean practitioners seeking to change lives and landscapes through the Red Cross

    Barbados was one of the countries benefitting from a recent Red Cross Communications Conference in Trinidad and Tobago, which brought together thirteen Red Cross communicators from around the Caribbean. The two-day event was an orientation into their new roles as humanitarian diplomats. The workshop was hosted by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red […]

    April 30, 2010Health, Nature, TravelNo comments
  12. St. Martin playwright Ian Valz passed away, House of Nehesi publications offer sympathies

    Dear HNP editors, authors, friends and associates, We regret to share with you the news that Sir Ian Valz has passed over. Sir Ian, a leading St. Martin playwright, actor, author, theater director, and award-winning moviemaker, lost his battle with cancer on April 28, 2010, in St. Martin. Ian was the second author to be […]

    April 30, 2010Arts, Culture, News, Photo GalleryNo comments
  13. Disaster Management Task Force for the wider Caribbean established

    The First meeting of the CARIFORUM/OCT/FCOR/EU Disaster Management Task Force was convened recently at the Hyatt Regency in Trinidad and Tobago by CARIFORUM in collaboration with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA). The Task Force discussed a number of priority areas for deepening collaboration on climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction among the […]

    April 30, 2010Editorial, Nature1 comment
  14. {Update #2} LIME Barbados Karaoke Championship: Rickey took Aimey and missed – Simon Cowell, he AIN’T!

    Long before the competition started last Friday April 23, competitors in Round two of the LIME Barbados Karaoke Championship were sizing each other up and there were whispers of the ‘big guns’ being out on Friday night at Braddies Bar. By 10:00 pm the crowd both inside and out was buzzing with excitement to see […]

    April 28, 2010Featured, Music1 comment
  15. Pan Jazz 2010 Presents Folklore Tales of the Caribbean: May 2010

    Abstract Entertainment Inc (AEI) located in the multicultural Mecca of New York City, New York is a privately held corporation that specializes in high end ‘concept productions’ in various forms of entertainment. Headed by Managing Partners Ralph K Ramsey and Wayne Henry has developed and continue to be trendsetters in the world of entertainment. Abstract […]

    April 28, 2010Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Winair provides major sponsorship for Antiguan Music Festival

    Regional airline, Winair has made yet another major sponsorship which forms part of the company’s continued efforts to promote youth development. Mega D Youth Foundation received the sponsorship from Vice President of Marketing, Claudio Buncamper thus making it possible to take party in the Wadadli Music Festival in Antigua. Buncamper pointed out that Winair has […]

    April 28, 2010TravelNo comments
  17. U.S. Department of Commerce Representatives Meet Barbadian Business Leaders to Launch a Business Ethics Training Program

    Officials from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration (ITA) met with business leaders in Barbados to discuss the business environment and investment climate ahead of launching a business ethics training program aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Five members of the Barbadian business community will have the opportunity to undergo further training […]

    April 28, 2010Business2 comments

    This is Part 2 of The International Rastafari Fast video, things will be heatting up as they move along, so pass on the message to everyone you can because this will be the day of JAH RASTAFARI. This will be a judgement time, be prepared for the coming judgement of JAH! This is no joke.

    April 28, 2010Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. AnimeKon in Barbados (see Facebook): 20/6/2010 – Northman Vs. Day Walker, who wins? “The Arena”

    Saturday June 26th, 2010 @ The Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre. Be there.

    April 28, 2010Books, Cinema, Photo GalleryNo comments
  20. Braddie’s Bar in Dover Christ Church: Ad-lib here season four! Barbadian Improv at its most insane!

    It’s here again AD-LIB here, The interactive improv show! Come to Braddie’s Bar in Dover Christchurch Gates open at 21:00hrs or 9:00 PM. Be there it’s “The REAL real thing!!!“

    April 28, 2010Culture, Photo Gallery1 comment
  21. True Blood: Where Is He? Bill, Promo – Season 3

    Here’s a new video promo to go along with the poster that was released this week for the missing Bill campaign.

    April 27, 2010Cinema, Video Gallery1 comment
  22. Bangladesh Captain Sikab Al-Hasan at Open Media Convention: Hilton Barbados, 26/4/2010 April 27, 2010Cricket, Photo GalleryNo comments
  23. (Hilton Barbados) Bangladesh Team getting SIM Cards for Contacting their Family back home April 27, 2010Cricket, Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments

    Dear Visual Artist, You are invited to a meeting to discuss the planned Crop Over Visual Arts Festival 2010 which is an innovation on the Crop Over calendar designed to further highlight Barbadian Fine Art and Craft within the season. The meeting will be held on Friday, April 30th, 5.30-7.30 pm at the Queen’s Park […]

    April 27, 2010Arts, Cinema1 comment

    Queen’s College students have for some time now been striving, against the odds, to achieve sporting excellence. They have been operating without proper sports facilities since the school’s relocation from Constitution Road in 1990. In spite of this, the records have shown that the students have been performing admirably but could do far better if […]

    April 26, 2010Athletics, Culture, FeaturedNo comments